This is an updated resources page to help our Morgan County community connect with the resources and support needed during this unprecedented time.
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- Staying Informed
- Unemployment Benefits
- Indiana Assistance Resources
- Morgan County Food Pantries
- Maintaining Mental Health
- Small Business Resources
Activities for Kids
- Prodigy Math is a free online resource to easily motivate 1st to 8th grade students to learn and practice math.
- Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.
- Zearn.org Always free assistance and activities to foster a love of Math learning.
- Cosmic Kids Yoga is Yoga, mindfulness and relaxation for kids. Interactive adventures which build strength, balance and confidence – and get kids into yoga
- Scholastic Offers online interactive learning and reading activities for students PreK–8.
- Squiggle Park offers reading skill building for ages 3-8, and sister-site
- Dreamscape offers reading comprehension for age 8-15+
- Storyline Online is a children’s literacy website that provides free storytelling videos and resources for parents and teachers to foster a love of reading in children
- Vooks is a curated digital library of animated books for young kids. Each story is read aloud and animated, allowing kids to read along as they watch. They offer a free one-month trial.
- Code.org encourages children to learn computer science
- Mystery Doug Informative 5-minute breaks that inspire children to ask questions
- Mystery Science offers open-and-go lessons that inspire kids to love Science in grade kindergarten through fifth grade.
- NatGeo Kids offers amazing facts about animals, science, history and geography, along with fun competitions, games and more.
- History for Kids Allows children to enter ancient worlds, meet famous people and discover fascinating facts by exploring a wide selection of historical games and activities.
- Dance Mat Typing is a free online game that teaches kids to touch-type using the home-row method.Students’ progress through 12 stages within four levels (three stages per level) that slowly build the number of keys they’re expected to master.
- Typing.com offers free typing lessons for kindergarten through twelfth grade
- Typing Club is a free educational platform for keyboarding
- Mouse and Keyboarding: Free resource for typing.
- Activities and Experiences from Morgan County
- Adventure Academy provides elementary and middle school age children with an immersive, interactive learning adventure where they can explore an ever-expanding virtual world while building critical academic knowledge and skills. It has a free 30 day trial.
- BrainPop Jr. Offers free weekly video for a variety of topics for grades Kindergarten through Third.
- BrainPop Offers free weekly video on a variety of topics for fourth grade and up.
- Minecraft Education Edition is an always free game-based learning platform that promotes creativity, collaboration, and problem-solving in an immersive digital environment.
- PBS learning collection has free interactive lessons span a range of subjects and grade levels.
- PebbleGo is curricular content hub specifically designed for K-3 students. Packed with informational articles, ready-made activities, and literacy supports for students of all abilities, it boosts engagement and fosters independent learning in core subject areas.
- Starfall is a children’s website that teaches basic English reading and writing skills from Preschool through 3rd Grade.
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