With school closures due to coronavirus, here are some online learning websites. These educational websites for children span PreK, kindergarten, elementary school, middle school and high school. Parents can engage children with online reading, math, STEM, language, science, technology, history skills and more!
Or you may want to link directly to Online MATH help or Online SCIENCE resources. Lots of New Jersey businesses have also transitioned their curriculum to offer remote classroom instruction. Go to our VIRTUAL pages for the various subjects to find who's offering these.
TOP ONLINE LEARNING SITES FOR KIDS:
EBL Coaching (PreK-12) offers ONLINE tutoring and home schooling for students in grades preK-12. We can follow your child's school curriculum or use our own tools to meet your child's tutoring needs.
Khan Academy (PreK- HS) FREE. Students practice at their own pace, first filling in gaps in their understanding and then accelerating their learning. Math, reading, science & engineering, history, computing, economics, and test prep.
Scholastic Learning at Home (PreK - 6+) offers day-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing. Kids can do them on their own, with their families, or with their teachers. Just find your grade level and let the learning begin!
Starfall (Pre-K – 3) A free public service to teach children to read with phonics. The systematic phonics approach, in conjunction with phonemic awareness practice, is perfect for preschool, kindergarten, first grade, second grade, special education, homeschool, and English language development (ELD, ELL, ESL). Starfall is an educational alternative to other entertainment choices for children.
Funbrain (Pre-K – 8) FunBrain is the #1 site for online educational games for kids of all ages. (math, grammar, science, spelling, history. Arcade games on Math, Reading, Fun, Playground).
EdHelper Math, Reading Comprehension, Themes, Lesson Plans, and Printable Worksheets. Subscription required. Also includes modules for Middle School and High School students.
Sheppard Software (Pre-K – 5) Hundreds of educational games, activities, quizzes, articles and more, for kids and everyone to use online - and free! Our favorite: Great math games! Interactive USA Map jigsaw puzzle!
PBS Kids Play hundreds of fun educational kids games with PBS KIDS favorites such as Curious George, Elmo, Super Why, The Cat in the Hat and many more! Popular games include: Puzzle games, counting, letters, coloring, dress up games, animal games, science games, dinosaur games and more!
Universal Kids Games, craft ideas, fun activities and more!
DLTK (Pre-K – 5) DLTK's Crafts for Kids features a variety of printable children's crafts, coloring pages, worksheets and activities including projects for holidays, educational themes and some of our children's favorite cartoon characters.
SoftSchools.com (K – HS) Provides free math worksheets, free math games, grammar quizzes and free phonics worksheets and games. Worksheets and games are organized by grades and topics. These printable math and phonics worksheets are auto generated.
Study Island (K – 12) Study Island is a leading provider of affordable, easy-to-use, web-based standards mastery products. Web-based instruction, practice, assessment and reporting built from YOUR state‘s standards. Rigorous academic content that is both fun and engaging. Research-based with proven results for all students. Membership required.
Fun Trivia Explore our 100,000 trivia quizzes, 200 challenges, daily/hourly trivia tournaments, and much more! Topics include: Animals, Geography, History, Literature, People, Science / Technology, Sports and Word. NJ Kids favorites: great Bill of Rights and USA State quizzes to practice.
Harcourt School Publishers - The Learning Site (1 – 5) A site that blends interactive learning for kids in grades K-8 with resources for teachers and parents -- all to complement Harcourt School publications. Resources and games on Reading, Language Arts, Spelling, Math, Social Studies, Science, Health and Art.
The Great Martini Company (K – HS) Mr. Martini's Classroom supplements academic instruction. It provides opportunities to practice arithmetic and to reinforce math facts. The focus of Mr. Martini's Classroom is on elementary arithmetic and math practice. Topics include counting, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, inequalities, fractions, decimals, exponents, radicals, negative numbers, and percentages.
AAA Math (K – 8) Math games for Kindergarten to 8th grade.
The Online Learning Guidebook (K – 12) As online education continues to grow, many schools are making online education a major part of their curriculum. To help students understand this trend, the online guide also includes a detailed breakdown of online learning methods and technologies, as well as information on how to identify quality online schools or programs.
For remote classroom instruction, go to our VIRTUAL pages for hundreds of ideas from NJ businesses who are offering their curriculum remotely.