A collection of educational websites suggested by staff and other educators. Please read the description accompanying each weblink.
Crash Course (You Tube Channel) Description: Tons of awesome courses in one awesome channel! Nicole Sweeney teaches you sociology, Carrie Anne Philbin teaches you computer science, Craig Benzine teaches film history, and Mike Rugnetta is teaching mythology! Check out the playlists for past courses in physics, philosophy, games, economics, U.S. government and politics, astronomy, anatomy & physiology, world history, biology, literature, ecology, chemistry, psychology, and U.S. history.
Yukon Experiential Learning: Looking for educational ideas for your child during the extended break? Finding ways to engage your children during this time is important both from a learning and a social-emotional perspective. As a parent, now facing this task, you may be asking yourself What do I do now?
Scholastic Learn at Home: Scholastic Learn at Home provides 20 days’ worth of active learning journeys designed to reinforce and sustain educational opportunities for those students who are unable to attend school.
Cosmic Kids Yoga: (You Tube Channel) Yoga, mindfulness and relaxation designed specially for kids aged 3+, used in schools and homes all over the world.
Continuity of Learning: (Primary Resources) 1. Yukon Continuity of Learning Webpage link 2. Yukon Learning Continuity Toolkit link 3. Supporting Children's Wellbeing 4. Student Learning at Home (parent info) 5. Continuity of Learning: Math Resources 6. Continuity of Learning: Weekly Lesson Plan Samples 7. Continuity of Learning: Literacy Resources 8. Early Learning Resources 9. Other Resources
Ted Talks for Kids: Talks to watch with kids: Fun, informative and captivating talks to inspire young minds
TED ED: What is TED-Ed?
TED-Ed is TED’s youth and education initiative. TED-Ed’s mission is to spark and celebrate the ideas of teachers and students around the world. Everything we do supports learning — from producing a growing library of original animated videos , to providing an international platform for teachers to create their own interactive lessons, to helping curious students around the globe bring TED to their schools and gain presentation literacy skills, to celebrating innovative leadership within TED-Ed’s global network of over 250,000 teachers. TED-Ed has grown from an idea worth spreading into an award-winning education platform that serves millions of teachers and students around the world every week.
Canada Learning Code: Live online Experiences - Our team has been working hard to reimagine our popular in-person learning experiences to make them available live and online! Over 40 subject matter experts who are experienced in virtual facilitation, collaborative tools, event planning and online interactive training joined forces and we’re excited to launch our live online experiences.
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