UPDATE:

CCSD VOLUNTARY ONLINE LEARNING SITE

 

View these {Free} Resources & Activities for Students

These are not required, just ideas and resources students can use if they so choose.

Iowa Department of Education Resources to Support Learning 

 

Fairview & Adams Elementary

 

Abcya– Many math and reading games to practice various skills

ABDO Bookshelf PreK-8 – Free ebooks

Go Noodle – Movement and mindfulness through engaging videos and games

IXL – Review math, reading, language, science and social studies using student login

Keyboarding skills

Multiplication Practice

Reading Fluency Passages– This site has several fluency passages you can time your child reading for 1 minute.  There are several different levels to choose from. No login required.

Scholasticday by day activities for students

Science– Check out these great science-related games!

Spelling City

Social Emotional LearningHelp your children explore emotions.

Storyline Online – Stories read aloud

Virtual Field Trips  Click on different links to take a virtual field trip.

Vocabulary– These are printable worksheets to practice different vocabulary strategies.  There are multiple grades available, so feel free to try some of the upper grade levels!

*Write a letter to a family member who lives out of town.

*Read! Read! Read!

Elementary Counseling Connection

Social Emotional LearningHelp your children explore emotions

More Free Resources for SEL

Coronavirus Handout for Kids – Answers questions kids may have about Coronavirus

Coronavirus Handout for Parents – Supporting children worried about Coronavirus

Sesame Street in Communities

Kids Coping with Covid-19 – Article from the Mayo Clinic

Carroll Middle School

 

AAA Math – Interactive K-8 Math Lessons

ABDO Bookshelf PreK-8 – Free ebooks

ABDO Bookshelf Grades 5-12 – Free ebooks

American History in Video

Code.org – A fun way to learn coding & computer science

CultureGram – learn fun facts, history and more about each country and state – listen or read

Go Noodle – Movement and mindfulness through games and videos

Freedom Flix – Social Studies/History books and videos. Books can be listened to or read.

IXL – Review math, reading, language, science and social studies using student login

Khan Academy – Lessons in a variety of content areas

PBIS Learning Media – Free resources for PK-12

Podcasts – for Elem., Middle, & HS

Science BuddiesList of STEM activities

Scienceflix – Science books and videos. Books can be listened to or read.

Tinkercad – Create 3D digital designs

TrueFlix – Nonfiction books and videos that can be listened to or read

Typing – Games w/ basic keyboarding

Read a book

Have a dance party! 

Do something helpful at home

Write your own book, story, or poem

Write a letter or make a card

Journal your thoughts/feelings each day

Share one thing you’re grateful for

Share one good thing that happened in your day

Do some stretches

Build a structure or create artwork  out of items you would normally recycle

Share some of your favorite memories with one another

Design a garden you could plant this spring

Make a scavenger hunt

Play a game or make up a new game

Make a funny video & send it to your family or friends

Make your own sketchbook & draw in it

 

Carroll High School

 

ATTENTION SENIORS – Use this opportunity to search for scholarships online and apply!  (Teachers have time to write recommendations right now!)

ABDO Bookshelf Grades 5-12 – Free ebooks

ACT Prep – Free resources, and there is no better time to prepare

Common Sense Media – A multitude of resources in all content areas

Coursera – Free online classes from top universities around the country.  You choose the content area you want to focus on!

Delta Math  – Practice your math skills

Fitness Blender – Customize your own free workout!

IXL – Review math, reading, language, science and social studies using student login

Khan Academy – Free Google login, customize your content 

The Kids Should See This – Educational (& Interesting!) Free video content in the areas of Science, Technology, Math, Animals, Nature, Food, DIY, Music, Art, and more)

PBS Learning Media – Free online content that you can customize for fit your interest areas.

Penzu.com – You are now a part of history. Try an online journal to record your reaction, response, and daily activities to document your experience.

Science BuddiesList of STEM activities

READ!!!  – Go to the Carroll Public Library online, go to the Open Library, or check out this list of resources for free online reading

***In one month, you will be reflecting back on how you spent these weeks, what will you remember about this time?

Stay Connected – 15 Steps to stay connected

Write

Play board games

Build Something

Draw 

Paint

Spend time with family

Try a new recipe

Do something to make those around you smile

Share funny videos

Reach out to friends and family when you need support

Keep a gratitude journal

Take time to learn something new.  There are so many virtual tours, classes, explorations, etc for free online right now!