ENGAGEMENT RESOURCES

Audience Subject Area Name of Resource Description of Resource
Students      Homework Resource      MCPS Homework Resource website A long list of external resources to assist with homework and other interesting resources to visit.
Students Literacy / Reading / Dual language Storyline Online Streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations. Readers include Viola Davis, Chris Pine, Lily Tomlin, Kevin Costner, Annette Bening, James Earl Jones, Betty White and dozens more.
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Literacy / Reading / Dual language Montgomery County Public Libraries  MCPL is introducing the new Digital Library Card. Get access to digital services and streaming content and even put holds on physical materials!  
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Literacy / Reading / Dual language Audible Kids can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning and just being kids. All stories are free to stream on a desktop, laptop, phone or tablet.
Students Arts, Music & Culture Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems Drawing and writing
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Online Resources PBS Kids Explore fun and educational activities for the whole family 
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Online Resources Scholastic Learn at Home Day-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing.
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Online Resources Virtual Story Time  Daily Storytime Sessions with Councilmember Will Jawando
Students Arts, Music & Culture Google Arts & Culture Learn something new every day. Features content curated by experts
Students Online Resources Code.org Coding with Star Wars
Students Online Resources Khan Academy Practice content learning skills and processes (e.g., Science, Social Studies, Math aligned to Eureka Math and Illustrative Math)
Students Science and Nature NASA NASA image and video library – free, free to download and free from copyright
Parents Parenting and Media Common Sense Media Explaining the news to kids
Parents Parent Resources Common Sense Media Help Your Family De-Stress
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Science and Nature San Diego Zoo The San Diego Zoo has a website just for kids with amazing videos, activities, and games. 
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Science and Nature National Geographic Kids Geography and animals
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Science and Nature Smithsonian Ocean Life - Illustrated modules
Students Brain Breaks Fluency and Fitness Educational brain breaks to help students review literacy and math skills, while getting in some exercise. Find hundreds of videos to help your child keep learning at home and burn off some extra energy. Best for ages 4-8.
Students Arts, Music and Culture The Well Mindful poetry moments
Students Online Resources and Learning Activities Excel Beyond the Bell Fun and educational activities for all ages