Home Learning Resources

Original Lessons from AGATE master teachers!

 

Arkansas History Lesson from the incredible Chad Morris.  The Mystery Behind the Gurden Light.

 

A timely RAFT critical thinking and writing project from Dustin Seaton Covid-19 social-emotional RAFT

Enrichment Bingo Board  created by the Rogers REACH program

 

Original blogs from Arkansas Gifted and Talented experts!

NAGC Blog post written by Dr. Debbie Dailey concerning home learning methods.

NAGC Blog post written by Dr. Debbie Dailey concerning how to engage Gifted learners remotely.

 

Popular resource pages

 

Scholastic Classroom Magazine provides online books and correlated activities for grades k-9.

 

Author Mo Williams, invited you to join him daily for doodle time.His books include Piggy, Gerald, and Pigeon. 

Steve Spangler gives great science experiments using items commonly found at home. This is a great way to keep curious minds and hands busy!

 

This site includes a plethora of ideas, lessons, links, and videos for all kids but with a focus on gifted learners.

Exciting, Enriching, and Exceptional Resources for the Curious, the Advanced, and the Gifted Child.  Resource page developed by the Jodie Mahony Center for Gifted Education.

Life Skills Bingo Challenge has 30 activites, almost one for every day left in the school year!

Tips Sheet from the National Association for Gifted Children.

 

Advanced Placement Supports from the College Board

Supporting AP Student Learning During School Closure. A quick reference sheet for educators teaching Advanced Placement courses, including flexible testing options and instructional supports for teachers.

 

AP Updates for Schools Impacted by Coronavirus. Ongoing updates from the College Board related to AP testing deadlines, instructional support, and resources.

 

AP Teacher Community. More than 32 online communities for all AP courses so AP teachers can discuss teaching strategies, share resources, and connect. 

 

AP Coordinator Community. A professional learning network connecting AP coordinators worldwide.

 

AP YouTube Channel. College Board’s dedicated You Tube channel, with teacher tips, student stories, and course resources.

 

Science/STEM/Computer

Code.org provides opportunities for learning computer science at home during school closures via computer or smart phone.

 

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

National NASA educational resources offers a wide variety of educational materials for students and educators.

NASA Jet Propulsion Lab: STEM activities

NASA STEM @ Home

 

Projects at Mouse.org provide steps for students to create technology projects

 

Ranger Rick Ranger Rick. and Ranger Rick, Jr. Parent Reading Guides in English and Spanish.

 

STEM resources, activities for educators, students and families.

 

Animal Live Cameras and Park Tours

Atlanta Zoo panda cam

Georgia Aquarium whale webcam

Houston Zoo gorilla habitat cam

Minnesota Zoo animal webcam

National Zoo webcams

Monterey Bay Aquarium live cam

Prague Zoo live gorilla cam

Stories at the San Diego Zoo 

Virtual tour at the Yellowstone National Park

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Bill Shelly

Email: shellyb@aresc.k12.ar.us