Enrichment Opportunities

Enrichment Opportunities

STUDENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR LEARNING DESCRIPTION OF WEBSITE
Daily Virtual Field Trips This document takes you on a daily virtual field trip. You will start in the San Diego Zoo and travel to variety of places around the world. Try it for Spring Break week! You start in a tour of a lab and then jump to France, Hawaii and then end the week with a National Park in Utah.  It is a fun way to explore something new each day.
Wonderopolis Each day a new “wonder” is posted with follow up resources and guidance. Over 2000 questions from many disciplines to search. It says it is for learners of all ages, younger children will need reading support but there is plenty of videos to watch. You can sign up to get daily wonderings via parent email.
Visit 12 Famous Museums This is a great opportunity to travel around the world and virtually visit 12 famous museums. Take a family trip to London, Berlin or Amsterdam.
Metropolitan Opera Tremendous opportunity to experience Opera with this free series starting Monday, March 16th – 7:30 PM (each opera will remain online for 20 hours).
Playbill Broadway Play and Musicals with these 15 live links to recorded Broadway shows. You can watch them from your home. Set up a family Broadway event.
Art Camera Art Up Close is a selection of artworks you can zoom in on and find information about the painting as it appears. There are questions for students to respond to and conversations about artist to be enjoyed.
Library of Congress America’s Library, Recorded Authors, Poetry 180, Everyday Mysteries – Fun Science Facts, and Today in History. There is so much to explore and learn.
National Archives This is a great site for primary sources; documents, photos, records; educator resources, America’s founding documents.
Smithsonian’s History Explorer Explore the Smithsonian as a History buff. Students can virtually curate their own museum.
Smithsonian’s Learning Lab Sign up for free account; free interactive platform for discovering millions of authentic digital resources, creating content with online tools,
Fordham Foundation This site links you to other online learning. It is intended as a guide for parents. There are suggestions for educational Youtube channels.
Children Read Alouds Collection of favorite quality children’s books read aloud for kids as young as preschool and up to early elementary years.
WETA Live Learning Weta is supporting Distance Learning by having live lessons that your child can watch each day.