Online Resources

Some of these educational websites may charge a fee for usage.

Free Lesson Plans

Learning Services
PBS Learning Media
Smithsonian Learning Lab Discover, Create and Share.
Gooru Learning  Selects the web’s best resources, and compiles them into collections.
Power My Learning  Provides math, language arts, science, social studies, art, music activities.
Core Knowledge
Super Teacher Worksheets

Web Safety & Search Engines for Kids
Be Internet Awesome
Online Internet Safety Curriculum from Google.

Spanish / Español

Research and Activities
Khan Academy
Online educational content
What’s That Bug?
  You guessed it.
National Gallery of Art: Kids Art Zone
  Interactive art that you can make online.
Library of Congress
  Free access to U.S. historical records
The Internet Archive
  Digital library of free books, movies, music, audio clips and more!
Cool Tools for Schools
  Best of web 2.0 multi-media tools/programs
  Teaches about Native American cultures
California Coastal Records Project
  Aerial photographs of the California coast
Carl’s Electronics
  Electronic kits, robotic kits, test equipment & more! 
How Stuff Works
  Discovery channel show’s interesting answers to common questions
  Online geography quizzes, random trivia
Kids Health
  Cool free online health resource
Children’s Literature Network
  Connect to literature for children and teens.
Brain Pop
  Animated educational website
Fun Brain
  Math, reading and lots of games
Kid Zone
  Targeted to the Kindergarten thru Grade Six age group
Newspaper Clipping Generator
  Create an online newspaper clipping.
Sesame Street
  (PBS) Videos, games and muppets
Slime Kids
  School Library Media Kids!

Musical Projects

  • Lyrical Learning
    Promoting scientific literacy through song.
  • Putumayo Kids
    The website has free printable teaching guides, song lyrics and maps.
  • Callirobics
    Handwriting exercises set to music to improve eye-hand coordination and fine motor skills.

Free Typing Tools

Computer Science & Coding