Dear Educators

As schools reopen across the country, we and our partners hope that YMI's free classroom and home-based educational resources help you create a dynamic learning experience for your students.

On Our Sleeves: Teaching Children about Mental Health

Grades: Elementary & Middle School (K-8)
Subject Area: Health & Wellness, Social-Emotional Learning, Language Arts
Support your students’ mental health by helping them develop practical strategies for identifying emotions and building coping strategies, empathy, and kindness for others.

Adopt a Cow

Grades: K-12
Subject Area: STEM, Social Studies, Health
Welcome a dairy calf to your class this year and provide your students with the opportunity to learn about life on a New England dairy farm.

Santiago of the Seas

Grades: Ages 2-6
Subject Area: Language, Pre-reading, Math, Creativity, Social Skills
Set sail this summer with fun activities that support developmental learning skills and reinforce friendship, teamwork and the Good Pirate Code!

Prehistoric Planet

Grades: 1-2 and 3-6
Subject Area: STEM, Language Arts
Travel back 66 million years to when majestic dinosaurs and other extraordinary creatures roamed the lands, seas, and skies with free resources inspired by Apple TV+'s Prehistoric Planet.

Action-Packed Learning

Grades: Children ages 4-6
Subject Area: Early Learning and Social Skills
Engage students in activities that reinforce early learning skills and incorporate social-emotional themes, such as teamwork, mindfulness, and identifying feelings, inspired by Action Pack.

Spy School

Grades: Grades 4-6
Subject Area: Language Arts
Inspired by the Spy School series, this free program features engaging activities that challenge students to use language, problem-solving, and deductive reasoning skills to solve clues and puzzles.

Free Math Tutoring & Financial Literacy Resources

Grades: Middle School and High School
Subject Area: Math, Finance, FACS
The Actuarial Foundation offers a suite of free math and financial literacy programs with live and virtual mentoring and tutoring support, easy-to-use lesson plans, and a scholarship competition.

Take Care with Peanuts

Grades: Elementary (K-6)
Subject Area: Language Arts, SEL, STEM
Inspire your students to take care of themselves, others, and the planet by learning about the value of trees in honor of Arbor Day.

Over-the-Counter
Medicine Safety

Grades: Grades 5-6, 7-8
Subject Area: Health, English Language Arts, STEM
This free multi-media educational program is designed to teach students and their families how to use, store, and dispose of OTC medicines safely, as well as how to avoid medicine mistakes and misuse.

Into the Cloud:
Adventures in Online Safety!

Grades: Elementary (K-4)
Subject Area: Language Arts, Technology, Cyber Citizenship
Take your students on a cyber safety adventure with activities designed to empower children to make smart decisions online and confide in trusted adults if they need help. New interactive game and presentation slides available.

What Is Your Superpower?

Grades: Grades 4-6
Subject Area: Language Arts, Social-Emotional Learning
Inspired by Stuntboy, in the Meantime and the story’s themes, this free language arts program features engaging activities that explore storytelling and support social-emotional learning.

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YMI Digital Resources

Create a dynamic learning experience in your classroom with these online videos, learning games, and whiteboard activities.