Elementary & Middle School Resources

TumbleBooks! Tumble Book LibraryPre - Kindergarten - 2nd grade

Breakout EDU has educational games that touch on subjects like science, math, and language arts.  For kids K-12.

Carolina.com has some wonderful science programs created by the Smithsonian Institute available.  Check out lessons for different grades, reading levels, and lessons in Spanish!

The CK-12 Foundation caters to students of all ages. They are always free and kids can use them to practice math, science, and reading skills with online reading passages, videos, and optional review questions that are graded at the end.  Get started by clicking on the "Subjects" tab!

Crash Course Kids Science YouTube Channel. This bi-weekly show is from the producers of Crash Course is all about grade school science. They look at Earth, Habitats, Space, Chemical Reactions, Engineering, and much much more with host Sabrina Cruz. New episodes are available every Tuesday and Thursday.

DOGO News Interesting news articles for kids made for free throughout the public health crisis by the Washington State Library.  Available in English and Spanish!  Read out loud, read along, vocabulary games and lists!

Funbrain games and puzzles focused on math and reading.  For children in K-8.

Children of middle school age can access more than 7,000 free videos across 13 subjects with HippoCampus.

Khan Academy Kids is an app that engages kids in core subjects like early literacy, reading, writing, language, and math, while encouraging creativity and building social-emotional skills.

The Kid Should See This 4,500 kid-friendly videos, curated for teachers and parents who want to share smarter, more meaningful media in the classroom and at home. Selections are grown-up-friendly, too.

TheKidzPage.com is an online resource for parents and teachers who are looking for word games, coloring activities and puzzles to try with their students. They also have a printable section for off-line activity sheets.

Learning Games for Kids is all about games that can teach students about a variety of topics and subjects.

Mindcraft: Education Edition is always free and teaches kids of all ages problem-solving, collaboration, and creativity.

PBS Kids is a great online resource for K-12 students who love interactive content.  There are sing-along videos, TV series, games, virtual lessons and more.

Starfall.com is a great online resource that helps pre-K to 3rd grade students with language arts and math lessons. They also offer a parent-teacher resource center for free, downloadable worksheets and more.

Young musicians can practice reading music using Sight Reading Factory’s free service through the end of the school year.

TIMEforKids.com offers interesting articles, photos and videos on topics like politics, the environment, entertainment, sports and health.

Created for children 7 and up, TypingClub offers free games and activities meant to improve typing skills.

Varsity Tutors have classes that inspire kids to learn.  While some of their programs cost money, they have many you can enroll in for free!

Wonderopolis is brought to us by the National Center for Families Learning network. It is a place where natural curiosity and imagination lead to exploration and discovery in learners of all ages. Each day, they post a topic that a student is wondering about.  With over 2000 topics posted so far, there is a lot to explore!

Camp Wonderopolis is a free online summer-learning destination that's full of fun, interactive STEM and literacy-building topics boosted by Maker experiments! 

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