We’ve compiled a list of web resources for parents and educators to use in the classroom or at home.

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Library Databases

The library provides these online databases for community use.

Scholastic Teachables

Sewickley Public Library cardholders have unlimited access to 30,000+ educational resources for Pre-K—Grade 6. Instantly download printable lesson plans, reading passages, games and puzzles covering any subject (math, science, reading & more).

Tutor.com

Get online help from real tutors every day from 12 pm to 12 am! Live Homework Help offers online tutoring for grades K-12 in English, Math, Science and Social Studies. 


Online Resources

K12

K12 offers online tutoring sessions in a variety of subjects from state-certified teachers.

ABC Mouse

A budget friendly option for early learners.

Khan Academy

Khan Academy offers free educational resources for students of all ages.

edX

Most courses are free with completion certificates as an option to purchase.  This is a great site for college prep.

cK-12

A free site providing textbooks, flashcards and more- specializing in math and science.  User friendly!

NASA STEM

Tons of programs and activities from NASA to inspire, excite, and educate.

XtraMath

A non-profit organization offering free math support and enrichment to all students.

How To Smile

A curated list of STEM activities from around the web.

Sum Dog

Engage your students with adaptive learning and multi-player games. Aligned to all major curricula for ages 5 to 14.

Fact Monster

Fact Monster is a free reference site for students, teachers, and parents. Get homework help and find facts on thousands of subjects.

BrainPOP

Animated Educational Site for Kids – Science, Social Studies, English, Math, Arts & Music, Health, and Technology.

Go Noodle

GoNoodle® engages 14 million kids every month with movement and mindfulness videos created by child development experts.

Starfall

At Starfall, children have fun while they learn – specializing in reading, phonics & math – educational games, movies, books, songs, and more for children K-3.

Fun Brain

FunBrain is the #1 site for online educational games for kids of all ages. (Math, grammar, science, spelling, history)

ABCya!

Educational games for grades Pre-K through 6 that will keep kids engaged and having fun. Topics include math, reading, typing, just-for-fun logic games.

Free Rice

Free Rice is an online internet game that donates 20 grains of rice to the World Food Programme (WFP) for every word that is correctly defined.

Math Games

Math games online that practice math skills using fun interactive content. Over 1,000 free skill testing apps and games – tablet and chromebook friendly.

Toy Theater

A large selection of virtual manipulatives for math, reading, music, art and more.

Mathigon

The ultimate collection of virtual manipulatives: polygons, number and algebra tiles, fraction bars, Tangram, pentominoes, and much more.

Weather Wiz Kids

Designed especially for children to allow them to learn more about the fascinating world of weather. It’s also a wonderful educational website for teachers and parents to give them the right tools to explain the different types of weather to children.

Wide Open School

Wide Open School helps families and educators find trusted resources to enrich and support distance learning. Every day students can access free, high-quality learning activities across subjects, all in one place. More than 75 partners and supporters have come together to meet the change in learning needs of students, teachers, and families due to the coronavirus pandemic.


Homeschooling

Open Educational Resources (OER) Commons – from PA Power Library

The POWER Library OER Commons hub is designed to serve educators across the Commonwealth with high-quality, customizable lesson plans, and other resources, that directly correlate Pennsylvania’s elementary and secondary content standards to the resources provided in POWER Library. 

The mission is to draw together creators, collaborators, and curators to build a community supporting Pennsylvania K-12 educators in their efforts to engage students and to promote student achievement for the benefit of all students across the Commonwealth. 

Homeschool Share

Free. Quality, literature-based unit studies and resources for homeschooling families.

Boom Cards

Boom Cards are self-grading exercises that are gamified for students and provide the data teachers want.

Mystery Science

Mystery Science offers open-and-go lessons that inspire kids to love science. The hook, visuals, and activity have all been prepared for you.

Teachers Pay Teachers

World’s most popular online marketplace for original educational resources with more than four million resources available for use today.

Super Teacher Worksheets

Printable worksheets & activities for teachers, parents, and homeschool families. Math, reading, writing, science, social studies, phonics, & spelling.

Spelling City

Improve knowledge of vocabulary words with spelling practice from Vocabulary Spelling City. Our engaging phonics games for kids help students.

AtoZ Kids Stuff

Educational resources for toddlers thru school-age children to help them grow and and learn in a fun way.

ABC Teach

Free educational resources for teachers, homeschool families, and parents.

Cool Math 4 Kids

Math and Games for Kids, Teachers, and Parents. Math lessons and fun games for kindergarten to sixth grade, plus quizzes, brain teasers, and more.

Jack Hartmann Kids Music Channel

Jack has made over 45 albums for children with over 1,000 super fun movement songs for children.

Have Fun Teaching

Free teaching resources, homeschool curriculum, and educational songs for kids.

Epic!

Get unlimited access to 40,000 of the best books, audiobooks, videos, & more for kids 12 and under. [Subscription service. Try free for 30 days.]

Ducksters

An educational site covering subjects such as history, science, geography, math, and biographies. Pages are written to be easy to read and understand.