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Learning from home:

While school is not in session, please continue to check our website for updated information about learning from home and student assignments.

Free Breakfast and Lunch:

Beginning on Wednesday, March 25, food distribution is available for students at Garfield from 10:30 am -12:30 pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Breakfast and Lunch can be picked up at the same time and students will be able to pick up multiple meals on these days to have at home for Tuesdays, Thursdays, and weekends. 

Contacting your teachers:

Please check your ClassDojo for messages and assignments from your child's teacher. If you do not have ClassDojo, please send your child's teacher an email.

Information from the Mayor's Office:

Friday, March 20, Mayor Arrigo launched an email and text message notification service to provide subscribers with the latest updates on the City of Revere’s response efforts. To subscribe for notifications visit revere.org/coronavirus.

Hours of operation for Revere 311 have been extended to 8:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday to support residents with questions or concerns. Dial 3-1-1 (or 781-286-8311) or email Revere311@revere.org

Technology: 

Comcast has a free Internet Essentials program for low income families. More information on this program can be found here: https://www.internetessentials.com/ 
Comcast has also opened all of their “hotspots” throughout the country, even if you are not a Comcast customer. You can find information about how to link to their services here:
https://corporate.comcast.com/covid-19 

 

Need help logging into ST Math? See our help doc here. Also GES teachers put together these steps to help families log in and use ST Math at home. 

 

Looking for some movies to watch as a family? Check out this list. 

 

FREE online education resources compiled by home educators: 

 

Khan Academy

https://www.khanacademy.org

Especially good for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level. Note this uses the U.S. grade system but it's mostly common material.

 

BBC Learning

http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/coursesearch/

This site is old and no longer updated and yet there's so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision. No TV licence required except for content on BBC iPlayer.

 

Futurelearn

https://www.futurelearn.com

Free to access 100s of courses, only pay to upgrade if you need a certificate in your name (own account from age 14+ but younger learners can use a parent account).

 

Seneca

https://www.senecalearning.com

For those revising at GCSE or A level. Tons of free revision content. Paid access to higher level material.

 

Openlearn

https://www.open.edu/openlearn/

Free taster courses aimed at those considering Open University but everyone can access it. Adult level, but some e.g. nature and environment courses could well be of interest to young people.

 

Blockly

https://blockly.games

Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.

 

Scratch

https://scratch.mit.edu/explore/projects/games/

Creative computer programming

 

Ted Ed

https://ed.ted.com

All sorts of engaging educational videos

 

National Geographic Kids

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

Activities and quizzes for younger kids.

 

Duolingo

https://www.duolingo.com

Learn languages for free. Web or app.

 

Mystery Science

https://mysteryscience.com

Free science lessons

 

The Kids Should See This

https://thekidshouldseethis.com

Wide range of cool educational videos

 

Crash Course

https://thecrashcourse.com

You Tube videos on many subjects

 

Crash Course Kids

https://m.youtube.com/user/crashcoursekids

As above for a younger audience

 

Crest Awards

https://www.crestawards.org

Science awards you can complete from home.

 

iDEA Awards

https://idea.org.uk

Digital enterprise award scheme you can complete online.

 

Paw Print Badges

https://www.pawprintbadges.co.uk

Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.

 

Tinkercad

https://www.tinkercad.com

All kinds of making.

 

Prodigy Maths

https://www.prodigygame.com

Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age.

 

Cbeebies Radio

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/radio

Listening activities for the younger ones.

 

Nature Detectives

https://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/

A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!

 

British Council

https://www.britishcouncil.org/school-resources/find

Resources for English language learning

 

Oxford Owl for Home

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/

Lots of free resources for Primary age

 

Big History Project

https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home

Aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.

 

Geography Games

https://world-geography-games.com/world.html

Geography gaming!

 

Blue Peter Badges

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/joinin/about-blue-peter-badges

If you have a stamp and a nearby post box.

 

The Artful Parent

https://www.facebook.com/artfulparent/

Good, free art activities 

 

Red Ted Art

https://www.redtedart.com

Easy arts and crafts for little ones

 

The Imagination Tree

https://theimaginationtree.com

Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.

 

Toy Theater

https://toytheater.com/

Educational online games

 

DK Find Out

https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/?fbclid=IwAR2wJdpSJSeITf4do6aPhff8A3tAktnmpaxqZbkgudD49l71ep8-sjXmrac

Activities and quizzes

 

Twinkl

https://www.twinkl.co.uk

This is more for printouts, and usually at a fee, but they are offering a month of free access to parents in the event of school closures.

 

Looking for more links or websites for your student? Try our Helpful Sites page

 

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