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Helendale School District

15350 Riverview Road • P.O. Box 249 • Helendale, CA 92342

Phone (760) 952-1180 • Fax (760) 952-1178



Resources & Information for Distance Learning 2020 


Educational Resources 


Get Audible FREE for your Kids!

During this time of shelter-in-place it’s important and challenging to make sure your kids are able to learn and be entertained, despite school closures. To address this, Audible is currently offering its service for FREE to school age kids. Visit stories.audible.com to find hundreds of titles for kids 0-18.

School Closures and Special Education

Do you have questions about maintaining your child’s need for special education during school closures? Learn more here: https://u.org/2QNaow9,


Get up and Get Moving!

Who says you can’t still have recess while learning from home? Go Noodle engages kids with movement and mindfulness through fun dance and activity videos for your kids to follow along with. Visit https://www.gonoodle.com/ to learn more.



Hear a Story Read by Your Favorite Celebrity!

Storyline Online features celebrities reading favorite children’s books. Stories can easily be accessed through Vimeo or YouTube, and are free. Each story comes with an online activity guide for parents that describes the themes of the book and offers age-appropriate discussion questions. Get started: https://www.storylineonline.net/.


Mindfulness for Children and Families

This is a stressful time for parents and children alike, and many families are turning to exercise and yoga to cope. The Cosmic Kids Yoga channel on Youtube offers yoga and meditation classes for children ages 3+. Each class incorporates a kid-friendly theme- yoga can be done on the farm, under the sea, while going on a bear hunt, or with Moana. Get zen today: https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga.


Don’t Forget to Have Fun!

It’s important for kids to keep up with their education during school closures, but it’s also important for them to have fun! Being stuck at home doesn’t have to boring with these exciting hands-on activities that are sure to be fun for the whole family!

Get started: https://kidsactivitiesblog.com/.



 

 

 

  • Community Action Partnership San Bernardino County Food Bank

https://www.capsbc.org/food-pantries

https://www.capsbc.org/food-bank

 

 

 

  • Senior and Community Centers

Senior Nutrition providers that are providing to-go meals:

http://hss.sbcounty.gov/daas/DOCS/COVID-19_DAAS.pdf  (see pp. 2-3)

 

  • Contact or go to the website of your local school/school district to ask whether student meal service (e.g. drive-thru/”grab and go”) is being provided.

 

  • No Kid Hungry Emergency Relief Grants Available.   No Kid Hungry is offering real time funding and assistance for schools and community organizations that are finding new, innovative ways to make sure kids have access to the meals they need as schools close due to coronavirus. No Kid Hungry is providing emergency grants to support these local efforts like home delivered meals, grab and go meals programs, school and community pantries, backpack programs, and other steps to help reach children and families who lose access to meals. We’re providing $1 million in emergency grants immediately. If your organization needs funding to support these efforts, please submit your interest in receiving emergency grant funds: https://www.nokidhungry.org/coronavirus-grant-request.  If you know of an organization or district who plans on applying they will need to email Daisy Munguia at dmunguia@strength.org  directly.

 





Description

Name

Link

Age of Learning

For Children in Preschool Through 2nd Grade ABCmouse, Early Learning Academy: Please visit www.ABCmouse.com/redeem and redeem your access code. SCHOOL1446

www.ABCmouse.com/redeem

Age of Learning

For Children in Preschool Through 3rd Grade Footsteps 2Brilliance. Reading support in Spanish/English. Please visit:

https://www.myf2b.com/login_screen?login_section=

Age of Learning

For Children In Preschool through 6th Grade

ReadingIQ: Please visit www.ReadingIQ.com/redeem and redeem your access code. SCHOOL1446

www.ReadingIQ.com/redeem

Age of Learning

For Children in 3rd Through 8th Grade Adventure Academy: Please visit www.AdventureAcademy.com/redeem and redeem your access code. SCHOOL1446

www.AdventureAcademy.com/redeem

Arts

National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea

National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea

Arts

Musee d’Orsay, Paris

Musee d’Orsay, Paris

Arts

National Gallery of Art, Washington DC

Nightly Met Opera Stream @ 7:30pm 3/16-22

Arts

Nightly Met Opera Stream @ 7:30pm 3/16-22

Nightly Met Opera Stream @ 7:30pm 3/16-22

Arts & Culture

Google Arts & Culture

https://artsandculture.google.com/

Brain POP

Brain POP

https://www.brainpop.com/

Breakout EDU

Breakout EDU

https://www.breakoutedu.com/funathome

Conscious Discipline

Five Helpful Responses for Families

COVID-19: Five Helpful Responses for Families

Foreign Language

Conjuguemos (Foreign Language)

https://conjuguemos.com/activities/spanish/verb/1

Foreign Language

Duolingo (Foreign Language)

https://www.duolingo.com/

History

Museum of the American Revolution

Museum of the American Revolution

History

American Museum of Natural History

American Museum of Natural History

History

Ellis Island

Ellis Island

History

Great Wall of China

Great Wall of China

History

Colonial Williamsburg Cam

Colonial Williamsburg Cam

How Stuff Works

How Stuff Works

https://www.howstuffworks.com/

Khan Academy (Grades K-12)

Khan Academy (Grades K-12)

https://www.khanacademy.org/

Khan Academy Kids (Ages 2-7)

Khan Academy Kids (Ages 2-7)

https://learn.khanacademy.org/khan-academy-kids/

Language Arts

Adapted Mind (Language Arts)

https://www.adaptedmind.com/reading.php

Language Arts

Book Creator (Language Arts)

https://bookcreator.com/online/

Math

Curriki (Math)

https://www.curriki.org/resources-curricula

Math

Fun Brain (Math)

https://www.funbrain.com/

Math

Prodigy (Math)

https://www.prodigygame.com/

Nature

Live Cams at SD Zoo

Live Cams at SD Zoo

Nature

Discover Hawaii

Discover Hawaii

Nature

Yellowstone Virtual Tours

Yellowstone Virtual Tours

Nature

Polar Bear Live Cam (Netherlands)

Polar Bear Live Cam (Netherlands)

Nature

Long Beach Aquarium Live Cam

Long Beach Aquarium Live Cam

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

https://pbskids.org/

Scholastic

Scholastic

https://www.scholastic.com/teachers/teaching-tools/articles/resources/scholastic-learn-at-home--free-resources-for-school-closures.html#

Squiggle Park

Squiggle Park

https://www.squigglepark.com/

TedEd

TedEd

https://ed.ted.com/educator?user_by_click=educator

UCLA Links For Parents

The 10 Best Educational YouTube Channels for Kids

https://www.learningliftoff.com/the-best-educational-youtube-channels-for-kids/

UCLA Links For Parents

6 Places to Find Free Audio Books for Kids

https://www.learningliftoff.com/free-audio-books-for-kids/

UCLA Links For Parents

10 Cool At-Home Science Experiments for Kids

https://www.learningliftoff.com/10-cool-at-home-science-experiments-to-do-with-kids/

UCLA Links For Parents

10 Fun Indoor Activities for Kids Who Are Home from School

https://www.learningliftoff.com/10-fun-indoor-activities/



Family Resources 


Company

Name

Link

Inland Empire Food Resource List

Inland Empire Food Resource List.pdf

https://drive.google.com/open?id=10EvGJBRECd0CkgoUjrfz69vYQNCXClMy

UCLA Links For Parents

Resources for Supporting Children’s Emotional Well-being during the COVID-19 Pandemic

https://www.childtrends.org/publications/resources-for-supporting-childrens-emotional-well-being-during-the-c ovid-19-pandemic

INTERNET

From Xfinity WiFi: Until further notice, all Xfinity WiFi Public Hotspots are now open to everyone on the “xfinitywifi” SSID. Public hotspots can be found in small/medium businesses and outdoors in commercial areas. Non-Xfinity subscribers need to accept Terms and Conditions to access the network and repeat when requested to continue to receive free unlimited access. Please refer to the map for available public hotspots. https://wifi.xfinity.com/#find-a-hotspot

https://wifi.xfinity.com/#find-a-hotspot

INTERNET

AT&T

https://accessatt.solixcs.com/#/home

INTERNET

Comcast/Xfinity

http://www.comcastcorporation.com/COVID-19/

INTERNET

Cox

https://www.cox.com/residential/internet/connect2compete.html

INTERNET

Spectrum/Charter

https://www.spectrum.com/browse/content/spectrum-internet-assist

INTERNET

Sprint

https://newsroom.sprint.com/covid-19-updates-sprint-responds.htm

INTERNET

T-Mobile

https://www.t-mobile.com/news/t-mobile-update-on-covid-19-response