ONLINE LEARNING RESOURCES

PENN MANOR OPTIONAL ONLINE ACTIVITIES:

Remote Learning Pagehttps://sites.google.com/pennmanor.net/remotelearning/home – Follow that link to get to the district site with daily optional activities created for Penn Manor kindergartners.

ONLINE BOOKS TO READ:

Unite for Literacyhttps://www.uniteforliteracy.com/ – Great books for your child to read.

Reading A-Zhttps://www.kidsa-z.com/ – This site has books to read that are similar to the Guided Reading books we read in our small groups at school. These are books that the kids can read on their own or with very little help. *****If you’d like me to set up an account for your child, please email me: alison.witmer@pennmanor.net *****

Time for Kidshttps://www.timeforkids.com/ – Kid-friendly “magazines” related to many different topics. I like the one about Caves and Space. if your child likes non-fiction, check these out.

CONESTOGA TEACHERS READING STORIES TO YOU:

Conestoga Read Aloudshttps://sites.google.com/pennmanor.net/readalong/home – Click the link below to hear our very own Conestoga teachers reading some favorite stories to you. After you click the link, you will see grade levels listed at the top, click the grade levels to find the different videos. Enjoy these books!

ACTIVITIES:

Scholastic Learn at Home Activitieshttps://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome/grades-prek-k.html – Books, videos, and activities related to a daily theme. Check this out!

ONLINE GAMES:

ABCyahttps://www.abcya.com/ – Online games to practice, letters, sounds, words, math skills, etc. We’ve played some of these at school, so your child may be familiar with it.

Starfallhttps://www.starfall.com – Online games and activities to practice reading and math skills

ABC mousehttps://www.ageoflearning.com/school_closure_pdf/ParentLetter_AofL_SCHOOL6739.pdf – Click the link to get info about starting your free account. I set it up for our school, but each family has to enter the code and enroll yourself. You can add 3 children per house and they have 3 different programs for PreK-8th grade. (I didn’t know that!) Let me know if you have trouble.

SCIENCE:

Mystery Doughttps://mysterydoug.com/ – Neat videos explaining Science topics in kid-friendly terms

VIRTUAL FIELD TRIPS:

Take a virtual trip to a farm, a baseball stadium, a fire station, a coral reef….there are so many options!

MUSIC & ART:

Jack Hartmann Music Channelhttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVcQH8A634mauPrGbWs7QlQ – Lots of educational songs

Lunch Doodles with Mo – One of our favorite authors, Mo Willems, teaches kids how to draw his characters like Pigeon, Elephant, Piggie, and more.