Quality online supports for your homeschool core curriculum exist, but trying to find them can be overwhelming and time consuming. Below are some student learning websites that we think you might find valuable as a supplement to your learning at home.
Elementary School Technology Supports and Learning Websites
- Check out the Magic Tree House website for parent/teacher resources, a book list, and fun games/activities that students can enjoy as they read this beloved series!
- The Boxcar Children website offers a variety of activities, crafts, recipes, downloadable learning tools, and even study guides to enrich learning while students read these classic adventure stories.
- Parents and students alike will find much to learn and delight in by visiting the Little House of the Prairie website! This website is simply amazing. There are so many wonderful things to enjoy here, from recipes and crafts, to family activities, gardening ideas, printables, recommended reading and more. There is even a link that will allow you to share your love for learning through the Little House books with others! This website is well worth a visit.
- Fans of Dr. Seuss books will have lots of fun exploring Seussville! This would be a great technology piece to incorporate into a Dr. Seuss-themed unit study. Tip: The sound can be turned off when using this site, if you wish. Look for the yellow sound horn near the upper right corner of the homepage. :)
Middle School/High School Technology Supports and Learning Websites
- Are you looking for ways to make academic projects and reports come alive? Are you interested in technology, coding and computer programming? Scratch allows you to create stories, games and animations as you learn technology-based skills. Share your projects and learn from others all over the globe!
- How Stuff Works is a great website for curious minds and logic-smart teens. This site answers the "hows" and "whys" of our world in a variety of categories. Use this resource as a catalyst for speech topics, research papers, and more!