UASD Suggested Online Resources

*Please understand that these free, at-home resources are completely VOLUNTARY and are here to support students’ education and parents during this unusual time. 

*Please be reminded that the online resources that students regularly use during school are listed under the “Parents & Students” tab and the “Resources” tab from the district website ( 

Grade Level  Topic  Site   Description  
 K-5  All   The website for children’s programming aired by the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) in the United States. 
 6-12  Social  Studies  The Great Courses  Experiencing America: A Smithsonian Tour through American History. Dr. Richard Kurin, the Smithsonian Institute’s Distinguished Scholar and Ambassador-at-Large, offers this 12-hour video course at The Great Courses, which you can access with a free trial. 
 K-6  Science
Social Studies 
National Geographic for Kids  National Geographic Kids. Child-focused resources about animals, science, history, people, and places around the world from The National Geographic Society. 
 K-6  Arts and Crafts  Colorations  Educational craft ideas. This website features hundreds of educational and grade-appropriate craft ideas that you can do at home. 
 K-6  Reading  Story Time From Space   Videos of astronauts reading STEM-themed books from the International Space Station brought to you by the nonprofit Storytime From Space. 
 K-6  Science  Steve Spanglers Science  Steve Spangler Science experiments you can do at home. This is a site established by science guy Steve Spangler, who’s been on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” over 20 times, with close to 400 science experiments you can do at home. 
 K-6  English Language Arts
The Great Courses ~ A children’s guide to folklore and wondertales  A Children’s Guide to Folklore and Wonder Tales. Dr. Hannah Blevins Harvey treats you to dynamic, theatrical, and engaging tellings of cherished tales from around the world through this 12-hour video course at The Great Courses, which you can access with a free trial. 
 K-6   Various  Really Good Stuff    Really Good Stuff student activity printables. There are about 40 free printable student activities on this page, which you can do at home, especially if you have limited resources. 
 K-2  Reading 
Social Studies 
ABCmouse  Digital education appropriate for children. This is a digital education program from the award-winning company The Age of Learning, covering subjects including reading and language arts, math, science, health, social studies, music, and art. You can sign up for a free. 


 K-8  Math 
Sumdog  We want to help lighten the mood for children. So if you’ve never experienced premium Sumdog before, then your students are going to be in for a treat. They will have access to over 20 fun games that will motivate them to practice math, spelling and grammar. You can also set and monitor work remotely. 
 K-12  Math (K-12)
English (K-8)
Science (3-5)  
 Knowledge on the Go  We are providing knowledge-building resources here—written materials for math (Grades K–12) and daily instructional videos for English language arts (Grades K–8), math (Grades K-12), and science (Grades 3–5). We will post new video lessons and update our content daily. Continue checking this page for more free resources as we refresh our content. 
 K-5  Math Facts  Required Fluencies in the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics   Math facts are important to all higher-level math.  This list lets you know what math facts your child should be fluent with by what grade. 
K-5  Math Facts  Reflex Math  Adaptive and individualized, ExploreLearning Reflex is the most effective system for mastering basic facts in addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. 60-day trial 
 K-2  STEM   Science 4 Us   Give your students a head-start in STEM with a free 30-day trial! Specially designed for K-2 students Hundreds of short lessons for use with whole group, small group or 1:1 
 K-5  STEM  STEM and SEL @ Home Resources   Activities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math 
 3-12  Math and Science  Gizmos ~ Online Simulations   Gizmos are interactive math and science simulations for grades 3-12. Over 400 Gizmos aligned to the latest standards help educators bring powerful new learning experiences to the classroom. 
 K-12   Coping  Common Sense Media Resources for Families   For all parents, grandparents, caregivers, here are some quality resources for your family and ways to cope, here is a link to the Common Sense Media site that shares ways to help kids understand the pandemicAlso great tips for movies, book and game ideas. 
 K-12   Coping  Down Dog App  If you are looking for some exercise/mindfulness activities for you and your kids the Downdog App is free until July 1 for educators and students. 


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