Supporting Students at Home

  • CAP4Kids offers a listing of many community agencies who are committed to serving children and families, including information on Child Care, Food Assistance, Immigration/ESL, Legal and Financial Help, Medical Conditions or Supplies, Safety, and Shelters. Click here to access the CAP4Kids listing.

    Action for Children has a comprehensive listing for more than 1600 child care providers in Central Ohio who are licensed by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services or the Department of Education. To ask for assistance in finding child care, call Action for Children's Information and Referral team at 614-224-0222 or email your request to childcareresources@actionforchildren.org. Please note that many day care centers may be closed during Governor Dewine's "Stay at Home" order.

     

Free Online Academic Activities

  • Click on the links below to access free academic activities.

    Age of Learning
    Free access to ABC Mouse, Adventure Academy and Reading IQ; Redeem with code: School7771 K-8 parents, teachers.

    BrainPOP
    Free access through the end of the year. Engaging content for multiple subjects and grade levels K-12 Students, Educators, parents 

    CommonLit
    Free parent and teacher accounts with reading and writing resources for grades 3-12, appropriate for multiple subjects 3-12 parents, teachers, districts  

    Curriculum Associates
    Free printable at home packets and online iReady Math and Reading content K-8 schools, parents 

    Discovery Education Online K-12 curriculum; free of charge through end of year K-12 Schools

    Dreambox Learning
    Free 90 day subscription for parents; includes 2000 math lessons adapted to individual student needs K-8 Parents

    eSpark Learning
    Free access to engaging math and reading resources for differentiated learning K-5 teachers and parents 

    Eureka Math, Wit & Wisdom, PhD Science
    Free recorded daily lessons of K-12 Eureka Math, K-8 Wit & Wisdom, 3-5 PhD Science starting Wed. 3/18. Many printable downloadable resources K-12 Schools, parents 

    inquirED
    A free interdisciplinary distance learning curriculum that offers weekly inquiry-based lessons based on the them, "How can we stay together when we're apart?" K-5 teachers and parents.

    Khan Academy
    Free. Age-appropriate sample daily schedules, K-12 math content, additional subjects for many grades, SAT-prep. K-12 parents, educators, and students 

    Learning A-Z (Raz-Kids, Headsprout)
    Free through end of year; engaging online materials for 29 reading levels; interactive features and quizzes. Includes material for english language learners K-6 parents, teachers 

    New York Times Learning Network
    Free access; provides daily writing prompts based on NYT articles, pictures and data visuals for students 13 and older. Moderated comments feature for class or open discussion. Teachers and parents of students 13 and above 

    Newsela
    Online curriculum, offering free access to entire suite for remainder of the year, including social-emotional learning K-12 Schools, parents 

    PBS PBS Kids
    Parents can sign up for daily newsletter with tips and activities to use a wealth of free learning resources from PBS Parents of children ages 2-8 

    Quill
    Free, interactive online tools to help students in grades 3-12 with writing and grammar. 3-12 parents, teachers, schools 

    Scholastic Learn at Home
    Free day by day projects to keep kids reading and learning at home K-12 parents, teachers 

    ST Math
    Free access through June 30. Web-based visual instructional program that leads to deep conceptual understanding of math. K-8 parents, teachers, schools 

    Zearn Math
    All curriculum is free during coronovirus school closures. Resource center with instructions to orient teachers, caregivers, and kids to using Zearn K-5 Schools, parents