Calamity Day Plans and Resources

This group is a place to share Calamity Day District Plans and collaborate on resources for Instructional Planning for multiple days of school closure - including Blizzard Bags, Ideas for Using Google Classroom, Open Education Resources to support teachers in developing self-directed student lessons.
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Open Trials and Temporary Remote Learning Resources

by Erica Clay 2 years, 4 months ago

Scholastic

In response to school closings, Scholastic has created a temporary free, digital hub to help keep students learning: https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html.

As a reminder, INFOhio has licensed the full BookFlix collection on behalf of all Ohio schools: https://www.infohio.org/resources/item/bookflix

Additionally, INFOhio has licensed Storia: Ohio's 4th and 5th Grade eBook Collection for Ohio's 4th and 5th graders. Teachers can learn more about Storia here: https://www.infohio.org/resources/item/storia

INFOhio provides access to Storia magazines through ISearch (see the Basic Sources tab).

Gale

Gale is offering some free access to some of their content:

As a reminder, Libraries Connect Ohio has licensed Kids InfoBits (https://www.infohio.org/resources/item/kids-infobits) and ChiltonLibrary (https://www.infohio.org/resources/item/chiltonlibrary).

World Book

World Book Wizard: Sign-up is required for access: https://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/views/login/freeTrial.jsp.