Holy Week Distance Learning Resources
Online Distance Learning Resources
Please find additional resources which can be used as part of the teacher planning process, or to provide to students to use for additional practice. Many of the resources enclosed will require accounts to be created to access, however all the resources are free to teachers and families.
For nearly a decade, Ancestry has been offering its AncestryK12 services, a no-cost program for K-12 schools and teachers in classrooms nationwide that includes access to content from the U.S. collection of Ancestry, Fold3.com and Newspapers.com.
Wide Open School
Wide Open School is a free collection of the best online learning experiences for students curated by the editors of Common Sense.
Daily Discovery Education
If you are looking for meaningful and engaging learning activities for your students, the Daily DE features grade-band appropriate learning activities for every day of the week. From digital interactives to virtual field trips to fun science experiments and more.
Discovery Education Virtual Field Trips
No permission slips required. These virtual events let educators take students to amazing places and give them remarkable experiences.
Discovery Education Calendar of Events
Discovery Education offers a selection of professional development virtual workshops, host in-person, virtual, and blended events, all offered at no-cost.
The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops shared a downloadable lectio divina resource for Holy Week. Lectio Divina is a traditional monastic practice of scriptural reading, meditation and prayer intended to promote communion with God and to increase the knowledge of God’s word.
QuaverMusic offers PreK-8 general music teachers a platform to stay connected to their students, no matter where they are.
New York State Reading Association
The NYS Reading Association provides links to a myriad of recommended literacy resources.
NWEA 16 Free Resources
NWEA is a research-based, not-for-profit organization that supports students and educators worldwide by creating assessment solutions that precisely measure growth and proficiency—and provide insights to help tailor instruction. They have created a list of math and literacy resources.
Holy Week and Easter Resources
Teachers, catechists, and parents are all facing a Holy Week with many unknowns and with limited access to the parish liturgies. The Sophia Institute has put together a compilation of Holy Week and Easter activities and prayers, and other website resources
Any new information or updates will be provided, as they become available.