Vacation Learning

Apps and Ideas for Winter Break Learning

Our teachers have compiled a great list of apps and other educational resources to help keep students learning during Winter Break.  Click HERE to download the list! (two-page pdf)

Other Great Resources

Below is list of websites to stimulate learning during breaks from school.  The list was compiled by ASCD (Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development)
  • Wonderopolis - for the curious kids, a new question is posted each day
  • Pass the Plate - a way to encourage kids to make their own nutritious snacks
  • Marvel Kids - create your own comic
  • Word Mover - a mobile app that allows children and teens to create poetry
  • iWASWondering - focus on women in science with interactive games
  • National Geographic for Kids - videos, puzzles, quizzes, craft ideas
  • Science NetLinks - interactive games, podcasts and science news written for young readers
  • Oxford Owl - Text and games for literacy for children 3-11 and math for children 3-7
  • PBS Kids - Videos and interactive activities
  • USA.gov - a collection of websites - there is  something for every child
  • Great Websites for Kids - a large collection of websites for kids birth - 14
  • NGA Kids - offers art making tools that encourage creativity and exploration
Don't forget to check out additional websites under the Student Links pages available through the District 65 school sites: