Multi-disciplinary distance learning lesson plans and activities reflecting the values, knowledge, and lifeways of Alaska Native peoples; and community videos section documenting and teaching Alaska Native traditions.
Ideas for Families Unexpectedly Homeschooling
A wealth of videos, activities, and resources to engage students at home.
Campbell Creek Science Center
Ready for your next outdoor adventure? Each simple activity will help you develop your observational skills, creativity, and a connection to your local ecosystems.
The Kennedy Center
Lesson plans sorted by grade levels, subjects, and duration. As an Alaskan teacher, this site is one of my favorites for learning any content paired with critical/creative thinking skills.
A YouTube channel with entertaining educational videos across many different content areas. Videos include animations to help bring the content to life. Disclaimer: the instructor speaks fast for some learners.
My Project Menu
Students choose what they want to learn, how to go about learning it, and how to share their learning. This learning contract was designed for K-4 students and is adaptable.
Education.com offers independent student packets for at-home learning for pre-school-grade 5. They also have online games and weekly boosts to review skills. For those off-line, there are printables available.
Active Games and Movement
Take a brain/study break by engaging with movement and mindfulness videos created by child development experts. Variety from energizing to calming, supporting physical as well as social-emotional needs.
Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE)
Check out the Mind and Body Calendars, available in English/Spanish, for daily suggestions and at-home fitness ideas. The calendars can be adapted and help track daily physical activities.
“Going Old School” Offline Activtiies
A resource shared by Alaskan Educator Karyn Fillhart (@Filibuster3): “When schools need to close, online learning is great, but what if your students don’t have technology?
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