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Free printable worksheets and educational activities to help making learning fun. Resources arranged by grade or subject.

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Free worksheets and activities

We offer FREE educational resources, worksheets, writing prompts, themed coloring pages, craft and snack ideas for parents, teachers & caregivers.

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FREE educational resources

American Archive of Public Broadcasting

https://americanarchive.org

The American Archive of Public Broadcasting (AAPB) is a collaboration between the Library of Congress and the WGBH Educational Foundation to coordinate a national effort to preserve at-risk public media before its content is lost to posterity and provide a central web portal for access to the unique programming that public stations have aired over the past 70 years.

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Access to thousands of historic public television and radio programs.

Harness the curiosity and creativity of your middle and high school students with a supercharged social studies curriculum that gets beyond facts. Big History Project is a free, online social studies course that emphasizes skill development as students draw mind-blowing connections between past, present and future. What can you expect to see? Amazing gains in student writing and critical thinking.

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Always Free.

This site has wonderful and engaging content in nearly every content area PK-12. Whether you are a parent or teacher, you now have access to a free account!

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Free accounts available to parents and teachers due to COVID-19 school closures

Britannica has made available COVID-19 emergency resources to every school in the U.S. Get free access to Britannica LaunchPacks, for social studies and science, being leveraged by schools across the world who are grappling with shutdowns, conducting virtual lessons, and working to minimize the impact on students, families, and staff.

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Britannica LaunchPacks, for social studies and science.

A research-based social elearning platform for developing competencies through individualized and adaptive learning experiences. It is designed with an integrated social network structure to enhance collaborative learning and built on strong Nordic learning principles.

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Completely free for 6 months, including onboarding and customer service. Details here: https://canopylab.com/detailed-overview-of-our-free-offerings-to-all-educational-institutions/

ClassMaster takes your existing paper or computer-based teaching resources and makes them digital. These resources can be assigned to pupils, groups or classes and completed on any device, in school or at home. Marking and scoring are automatic and pupils performance can be tracked over time.

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Free access to all ClassMaster features for the rest of the 19/20 academic year for any teachers affected by COVID-19.

Curriki revolutionized the way digital learning content is distributed and shared. For over 10 years we have made the best curriculum, lessons and on-demand content free, open, and accessible to all.

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Always Free

Collection of educator resources includes a wide range of flexible, multimedia materials, from primary sources and streaming videos to teaching strategies, lesson plans, and full units. There are resources that will support students’ learning, whether you are teaching a complex moment in history or addressing today’s breaking news.

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All resources free with creation of online account

We’ve got a Human Geography textbook and assignments ready to go that we’re offering up for teachers to help get them through the next couple weeks. Teachers will have to contact us through this email to identify which units they need.

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We’ve got a Human Geography textbook and assignments ready to go that we’re offering up for teachers to help get them through the next couple weeks. Teachers will have to contact us through this email to identify which units they need.

Through storytelling, the arts, and serious games, Unsilence creates highly-interactive, research-based learning experiences that help communities learn about social injustice, human rights, and genocide. Our experiences help learners bridge perspectives, break down ingrained stigmas, and build collective empathy and understanding. Unsilence is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

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Unsilence’s online interactive features are FREE to use and include choose-your-own-pathway stories, webquests, human rights poetry and stories, interactive exhibitions, and companion education resources.