Early Childhood (Preschool, Pre-K)

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Boston  Public Schools: Learning at Home Packet

A free resource that recreates the critical parts of a preschool day: morning songs, story reads, and enrichment activities. Each activity is designed to support development in empathy, language, and literacy.

(No tech required). Also, opportunities to leverage BPS’s resources for Storytelling and Story Acting, launched by the work of Vivian Gussin Paley.

Covers concepts such as number sense, counting, and measuring with links to relevant lessons and activities.

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Partner Resources

EVERFI offers free online courses for K-12 students on critical skills like financial education, STEM, career readiness, health & wellness, social-emotional learning, and more. 

Lower Elementary (K-2)

Virtual Curriculum

Proposed learn-from-home daily agendas organized by grade levels.

Teachers can adopt and/or adapt these lessons for their Google Classroom for grades K-8. Helpful 9-minute video on the main site with directions on how to use.

Digital lessons with on-screen teachers and supportive remediation. Resources, curriculum, and webinars provided free during COVID-19 school closures.

Packets

Weekly assignments, family resource packets, and family resource kits for grades K-9.

Packets in English for grades PK-12 and enrichment packets for pre-K-12 in both English and Spanish.

Printable homework packets for grades K-4. 

Additional Resources

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Upper Elementary (3-5)

Virtual Curriculum

Proposed learn-from-home daily agendas organized by grade levels.

Teachers can adopt and/or adapt these lessons for their Google Classroom for grades K-8. Helpful 9-minute video on the main site with directions on how to use.

Digital lessons with on-screen teachers and supportive remediation. Resources, curriculum, and webinars provided free during COVID-19 school closures.

Packets

Packets in English for grades PK-12 and enrichment packets for pre-K-12 in both English and Spanish.

Weekly assignments, family resource packets, and family resource kits for grades K-9.

Printable homework packets for grades K-4. 

Additional Resources

Browse additional resources for homeschooling, math, literacy, social-emotional and physical wellness, curated by Teach For America staff content experts.

Partner Resources

EVERFI offers free online courses for K-12 students on critical skills like financial education, STEM, career readiness, health & wellness, social-emotional learning, and more. 

Secondary English Language Arts (6-12)

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More than 2,000 high-quality reading passages for grades 3-12, some of which feature read-aloud options or are translated into different languages. Texts can be integrated into Google Classroom or can be printed and used in packets.

A searchable library of short texts that offers a diverse mix of stories and perspectives. Multigenre, multimedia collection aligns with the Common Core recommendations for text complexity and the Teaching Tolerance Social Justice Standards.

Packets in English for grades PK-12 and enrichment packets for pre-K-12 in both English and Spanish.

Virtual Curriculum

Teachers can adopt and/or adapt these lessons for their Google Classroom for grades K-8. Helpful 9-minute video on the main site with directions on how to use.

Proposed learn-from-home daily agendas organized by grade levels.

Digital lessons with on-screen teachers and supportive remediation. Resources, curriculum, and webinars provided free during COVID-19 school closures.

Packets

Packets in English for grades PK-12 and enrichment packets for pre-K-12 in both English and Spanish.

Weekly assignments, family resource packets, and family resource kits for grades K-9.

Additional Resources

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Secondary Social Studies (6-12)

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The Mikva Challenge Teachers Facebook group is sharing daily assignments over the coming weeks. Weekly lessons on topics like “the common good” and a two-day lesson on “vetting online sources”. Each lesson has a student version and teacher notes document.

Multi-day instructional resources for use in remote learning contexts. Each lesson includes directions for how to post lessons to Google Classrooms, tips for teaching remotely, and accommodations for all learners. 

Packets in English for grades K-12 (including U.S. history, world history, civics) and enrichment packets for K-12 in both English and Spanish.


Virtual Curriculum

Teachers can adopt and/or adapt these lessons for their Google Classroom for grades K-8. Helpful 9-minute video on the main site with directions on how to use.

Proposed learn-from-home daily agendas organized by grade levels.

 has resources/lessons that are updating frequently for secondary content, as well as advice for Online Learning generally, and specially related to making it Universally Designed (aligned to UDL)

Packets

in English for grades K-12 (including subjects like chemistry, biology, and physics) and enrichment packets for K-12 in both English and Spanish.

Weekly assignments, family resource packets, and family resource kits for grades K-9.

Additional Resources

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Secondary Science (6-12)

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Proposed learn-from-home daily agendas organized by grade levels.

Multi-day instructional resources for use in remote learning contexts. Each lesson includes directions for how to post lessons to Google Classrooms, tips for teaching remotely, and accommodations for all learners. 

Packets in English for grades PK-12 and enrichment packets for pre-K-12 in both English and Spanish.

Virtual Curriculum

Teachers can adopt and/or adapt these lessons for their Google Classroom for grades K-8. Helpful 9-minute video on the main site with directions on how to use.

Proposed learn-from-home daily agendas organized by grade levels.

 has resources/lessons that are updating frequently for secondary content, as well as advice for Online Learning generally, and specially related to making it Universally Designed (aligned to UDL)

Packets

Packets in English for grades PK-12 and enrichment packets for pre-K-12 in both English and Spanish.

Weekly assignments, family resource packets, and family resource kits for grades K-9.

Additional Resources

Browse additional resources for homeschooling, math, literacy, social-emotional and physical wellness, curated by Teach For America staff content experts.

Secondary Math (6-12)

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Proposed learn-from-home daily agendas organized by grade levels.

Multi-day instructional resources for use in remote learning contexts. Each lesson includes directions for how to post lessons to Google Classrooms, tips for teaching remotely, and accommodations for all learners. 

Packets in English for grades K-12 (including algebra I, II, geometry) and enrichment packets for K-12 in both English and Spanish.


Virtual Curriculum

Teachers can adopt and/or adapt these lessons for their Google Classroom for grades K-8. Helpful 9-minute video on the main site with directions on how to use.

Proposed learn-from-home daily agendas organized by grade levels.

Free resources specifically for distance learning for algebra I, II, geometry, and additional supports for algebra I. It includes multiple guides for teachers on how to use the resources.

 has resources/lessons that are updating frequently for secondary content, as well as advice for Online Learning generally, and specially related to making it Universally Designed (aligned to UDL)

Packets

Packets in English for grades K-12 (including algebra I, II, geometry) and enrichment packets for K-12 in both English and Spanish.

Weekly assignments, family resource packets, and family resource kits for grades K-9.

Additional Resources

Browse additional resources for homeschooling, math, literacy, social-emotional and physical wellness, curated by Teach For America staff content experts.

World Languages

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A free, popular and highly-gamified app for language learning.

Resources and guidance for World Language teachers designing lessons during school closures, creating Choice Boards at different levels (to be used for at-home packets, asynchronous remote virtual learning, or live-video virtual learning.)

Additional Resources

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Supporting Linguistically Diverse Students

All Grades

A resource for families to learn English and Spanish together at home during school closures. Catered mostly to younger learners, ages 2 to 7.

Free quizzes, lessons, and online conversation classes for linguistically diverse students with a variety of topics sorted by English language development level.

Great resource to leverage when supporting students whose native language is Spanish and/or who are in dual language/bilingual programs.

Free digitized picture books in multiple languages. Search by language and by country of origin.

An app that allows you to reach all of your students' families via text in different languages (free for teachers).

Well-known children's stories translated into Spanish and spoken by a native Spanish speaker.

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