Resources for Home Learning Engagement, Grades 9-12

Key Resources

Literacy/English Language Arts

  • Common Litread grade-level or reading level appropriate texts and answer comprehension and discussion questions 
  • ReadWorks – read articles and stories with reading comprehension questions and vocabulary supports 
  • Read Write Think – Interactive tools, can focus on critical thinking, etc.

World Language 

Science and Technology/Engineering

History and Social Studies

  • Virtual Field Trips – travel to historical sites around the globe
  • iCivics – play games and follow lesson plans to learn about democracy and the United States
  • Seterra – play online quizzes to learn about world geography 
  • Emerging America – Focus on local abolitionist history.
  • Zinn Education Project – History from many perspectives.
  • Teaching Tolerance – Teaching Tolerance.
  • Teaching for Change – Local author and important perspective on European Conquest as we have so many folks with Taino ancestry in our schools and communities!
  • Facing History – Find compelling classroom resources, learn new teaching methods, meet standards, and make a difference in the lives of your students.

Digital Literacy and Computer Science

Mathematics

  • Khan Academy – get a daily schedule with grade-level and specialized mathematics content for your student
  • IXL Math – practice math skills in foundational and advanced mathematics 
  • Xtra Math – practice math facts (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division)

Arts

Social Emotional Learning

Library Resources

  • Libby, by OverDrive Did you know your local library has thousands of ebooks and audiobooks? You can borrow them, instantly, for free, using just the device in your hand. 1. Fish out your library card 2. Open the Libby app 3. Find your local library 4. Search, sample, borrow, enjoy It takes just a few taps to find and borrow a book. Libby has a ground-breaking built-in ebook reader, and a beautiful audiobook player. Happy reading.
  • Internet Archive- National Emergency Library– a collection of books that supports emergency remote teaching, research activities, independent scholarship, and intellectual stimulation while universities, schools, training centers, and libraries are closed.
  • Unite for Literacy– offers resources in 43 narration languages.
  • PBS Learning Media
  • EHS Library Homepage

Interdisciplinary Resources

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