Global Math Stories: Free narratives that build math into fascinating places around the world. This is a resource for teachers and parents to create fun, engaging math activities. Math questions and activities may be found at the right (by the + sign). Also, some topics include a Social Justice quesion as well.
Noteflight: Noteflight is an online app that allows users to compose, view, and share music notation from any web browser. Free through June 30th, 2020.
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ActiveHistory subscribers get full access to HUNDREDS of downloadable worksheets, lesson plans, teacher notes, interactive simulations and self-marking quizzes!"
Gale in context for High Schools:
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Audible (an Amazon company)--This was provided free during COVID school closures. Now you can try it out with 1 month free,$14.95/mo after 30 days, cancel at any time. Instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help kids continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids. All stories stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet.
GiveThx: GiveThx is a digital tool and curriculum that builds school culture and belonging using gratitude. Students and staff use digital thank you notes to recognize and reinforce positive behaviors and relationships. Students develop self-esteem from seeing the impact of their actions by reflecting on their thank you collection data. GiveThx is a powerful social-emotional learning (SEL) system that schools can use on a daily basis, leveraging technology to create safe and inclusive communities.
"From the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens to the Cheekwood Estate in Music City, botanical gardens around the country are bringing their blooms to you with interactive virtual tours, home garden inspiration, and activities for the whole family."--from Library Journal / School Library Journal
Explore.org--watch live animal & nature cams from around the globe (Thank you, Josh Robinson for this link). Let the beauty of nature soothe your spirit by with manatees, fish, sea lions, and more, live on camera.
Top 10 Museums You Can Explore Right Here--Google street views art museum tours
2500 Museums You Can Now Visit Virtually The title is a bit misleading as the site offers links to 12 selected museums, not the entire 2500. But the ones you can access here provide a great virtual tour of some very beautiful museums and their collectioins. --(Thank you for the tip, Alan Arp!)
Did you ever wonder...what's a blue moon? Can it really rain cats and dogs? Can you fry an egg on a hot sidewalk? Find out the answer to these and other baffling and intriguing Everyday Mysteries --Fun Science Facts! from Library of Congress.