Platforms that contain multiple subject area activities
Everfi--EVERFI's digital curriculums empower teachers to bring critical skills education into their classrooms. Their interactive, game-based lessons help prepare students for success in the real world. Users can create an account, setup classes and add assignments. Resource areas include Financial Education, Social & Emotional Learning, Cultural Literacy, STEM & Career Readiness, Health & Wellness and Summer Learning. Each resources is setup in a scenario-based learning experience that puts the skill in context with the real world. The platform connects the resources to standards and allows for comprehensive reports to track student progress. SEL course offers learning for a strong SEL foundation, Extension activities to engage the whole classroom and intentionally designed to foster emotional literacy.
PowerMyLearningConnect is a free platform to create individualized or group lesson activities with standards aligned open educational resources. Educators can find interactive lesson, videos and games to create a playlist for either an entire group of students or an individual student that may need extra supports or challenges. Educators have unlimited classrooms and unlimited students and can even upload their own content to be placed within the playlist. Assessments can be embedded within the playlist as well to informatively assess learning as it progresses. The platform community also has pre-made playlists that can be copied and modified to fit the needs of students.
Curriculum Pathways was created by teachers for teachers. They have online learning, strategies, standards connections, plan books and several “at a glance” documents to assist educators in instruction. Resources can be searched by discipline (including Spanish lessons), by grade band level or standards. (CCSS, NGSS plus State Standards….including the foreign language standards.) Users will need a free login to gather resources.
Freckle Education (formally known as FrontRow) has lessons and activities for grades all grades. Their math activities are for K-9th, ELA is K-12, Social Science is K-12 and Science resources for K-8. Users will need to create an account and create classes. The platform differentiates the content based on the student's needs. In order for this to happen students will take a few tests prior to being in the platform for all the activities. Educators can see a very detailed report on where the students are in accuracy as well as the time spent. Educators should create a TEST student and go into the platform as a student prior to implementing with students. The student platform is very different looking from the educator platform. This will give educators a good sense of what their students will see and how they need to navigate.
MobyMax is an adaptive curriculum that creates a individualized education plan for each student. The content includes ELA (with informational text!), math, science, and social sciences. The free platform allows all content accessibility with teacher dashboard, review of student records (questions, progress...etc., and even parental connection. The premium platform includes the pre-assessments, socials components, reward games, IEP goal connections. (Currently the cost is $99/teacher/yr, however...unlimited students.)
ABC Mouse includes a free platform for educators to use during the school day. Educators need to use the specific link to sign up for an educator account....not the link for parents. The content is designed for Pre-K-2nd grade, but can always be used for older students that need some guidance. Educators can create Learning paths for students with more than 850 lessons across 10 levels or students can just explore within the "classroom" on any subject area. Users create an educator account and create students within the classroom. Once the class is created, educators login to whatever device the students will be using (iPad, Kindle, Android, Computer or Chromebook) and "go to classroom". When the student start the website/app the list of students with icons appears and they select their names. They can create an avatar that will show up here as well.