Remote Learning Resources

 

Please click here to access the Remote Learning Plan School Year 2020-2021

The below presentations were created to provide families with detailed information about what to expect during remote learning in Palos 118 while in-person instruction is temporarily suspended.  The videos provide an overview of the plan.  The PDFs provide a  detailed presentation.  

School Video Presentation PDF Presentation Translated Presentation
East and West
Printable Presentation

 

Polskie Tłumaczenie  

 

 الترجمة العربية
Palos South
Printable Presentation Polskie Tłumaczenie    الترجمة العربية

 

We have provided video and printed tutorials to assist parents and students with navigating the sites listed below.  Please use the link to submit questions regarding the programs.  

Please click here if you have any questions regarding a program listed below.  

Program Video Print Tutorial Translated Tutorial
Parent Student
Classlink
Video Tutorial
Video Tutorial
Tutorial Polskie tłumaczenie الترجمة العربية
Skyward
Video Tutorial
Video Tutorial
Tutorial  Polskie tłumaczenie الترجمة العربية
Schoology
Video Tutorial
Video Tutorial
Tutorial Polskie tłumaczenie الترجمة العربية
Seesaw
Video Tutorial
Video Tutorial
Tutorial Polskie tłumaczenie الترجمة العربية

 

Students can continue to independently use the following district provided resources with their individual log-ins using ClassLink:

  •  Freckle for 3-5 students (Reading and Language Arts)
  •  Moby Max for South students (All subjects)
  •  IXL for 6-8 (Language Arts and Spanish)
  • Typing Pal for 2-8 (Typing)
  • Khan Academy (Math)
  • Lexia (Reading)

 

Please contact tech support if you do not have your child's password.  You may email studenttech@palos118.org

 

Safety Tutorials

Proper Mask Handling and Usage

 

Palos East and Palos West
Media Specialist have created a plethora of resources for grades Pre-K through fifth grade.  The resources included a summer reading list, ebooks, activities, and articles.  East and West students will love the books they chose for summer reading!  Click on the grade level below to view their resources.  

Pre-K through Second Grade
Third Grade
Fourth Grade
Fifth Grade

 

 

 

The table below contains resources parents can utilize with their child at home.  All of the resources are free, however, some of the sites may ask to create an account.

 

Website Description Grade Levels Subject
123 Homeschool for ME Free printable worksheets and educational activities to help making learning fun. Resources arranged by grade or subject. All Grade Levels All Subject Areas
Beanstalk Beanstalk Interactive, a Denver-based interactive educational pre-school children's content company, announced today that it will be offering free membership during the Coronavirus outbreak. Pre-k  All Subject Areas
Bunk History

Digital archive of a variety of media produced about current events, public history and government. Bunk shows connection both spatially and across historic eras.

Grades 6-8 Social Studies and Current Events
Breakout EDU Digital games that students can play at home.  The breakouts are identified by grade level. All Grade Levels All Subject Areas
Common Sense Media Digital Citizenship Resources for the home.  All Grade Levels Digital Citizenship
Dreamscape Dreamscape is a platform that provides reading passage in a game format. All Grade Levels Reading Games
Accurate Learning Systems Corporation Individuals that sign up for free home version accounts can master their math facts for free. This is an important area of focus often neglected by schools. Adaptive math practice for each grade levels. All Grade Levels Math
Bedtime Math It offers playful online math problems for parents to do with their kids every day, as well as lively hands-on games. Research has shown that both offerings reduce kids’ math anxiety, increase their love of math, and lay the groundwork for greater math achievement. K-2 Math
TIME for Kids (free until July) Age appropriate stories/information that explains the world around them. All Grade Levels All
National Geographic for Kids A magazine for kids 6 and up containing photos, facts, and fun stories. All Grade Levels All
Science Bob Fun and easy science experiments that can be done at home.   Science
Professor Garfield This site has fun and educationally sound interactive reading activities and games that kids like to play fun and educationally sound interactive reading activities and games for kids. Grades K-4 Reading and Grammar
A Plus Math A math resource to create worksheets, games or flashcards.  Students can practice addition, subtraction, multiplication, division or geometry. All Grade Levels Math
Cool Math This site provides pre-algebra, algebra, and pre-calculus math games and tools.  Grades 6-8 Math
Cool Math for Kids This site has virtual manipulatives, brain teasers, math games and more! Grades K-6 Math
Art Projects for Kids A wide variety of art projects. There are drawing tutorials to learn how to draw different animals or objects. All Grade Levels Art
Studio Code Kids will learn how to code using this site.  They will learn the basics of coding.  There is a wide variety of formats to choose from. All Grade Levels Coding 

 

Virtual Field Trips

Field Trip Description Grade Level Subject
Slime in Space Nickelodeon partnered with two astronauts on the International Space Station to demonstrate how slime reacts to micro-gravity and had kids reproduce those same demonstrations back here on Earth.  All Grade Levels Science
The Farm Farm Fresh 360 allows students to visit a Canadian farm.  The tour includes raising pigs to making milk and cheese.  Choose the type of farm you want to visit once you are at the site. Pre-K  Science
Egg Farm The virtual egg farm field trip allows students to view various egg farms. First Grade Science
Metropolitan Museum of Art The Met provides 26 online galleries. All Grade Levels Art
Birthplaces of Music A fully interactive virtual field trip through the world of music history.  Students can visit the birthplaces of jazz, rock `n’ roll, classical and country. All Grade Levels Music
The National Museum of Natural History A self-guided virtual experience that will take students through various rooms.  This includes the Bone Hall where students can look at all the different kinds of skeletons. All Grade Levels History
Adventures in Familyhood This site has a list of 20 virtual field trips you can take with your child.  They have art museums, zoos, aquariums, and various locations around the world. All Grade Levels All Subject Areas
Disney World and Disney Land Even though these world-famous parks are closed for the foreseeable future, you can get the Disney experience without leaving your home. Experience rides in the Magic Kingdom, explore the Animal Kingdom, watch shows in Epcot or stroll through Hollywood Studios. For a real blast from the past, you can even virtually experience rides and shows that no longer operate. To complete the experience, click onto their playlist of hotel and transportation videos. If you're more interested in the California park, there's a playlist for that too. All Grade Levels All Subject Areas
Virtual PE Resources for Kids We are Teachers contains 10 of their favorite sites to provide exercise at home. All Grade Levels Physical Education