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Sleep Smart


Grades: 3-5
Subject Area: Language arts and Health

Help your students get a good night’s sleep-and improve their physical and mental health at the same time. The activities include tips for establishing good sleep habits and ideas to extend the learning by involving family members.

Into the Cloud


Grades: Elementary (K-3)
Subject Area: Language Arts, STEM

Prepare your students for safe adventures online with Into the Cloud, the new NetSmartz® web-series that takes kids on an exciting journey across the internet to learn about online safety and digital citizenship.

Stay Strong


Grades: K-2, 3-5
Subject Area: English Language Arts, Social Emotional Learning

Help your students learn to make healthy choices for the mind, body, and spirit so that they can stay strong and be their own superheroes during tough times.

Take Care with Peanuts


Grades: Elementary (K-6)
Subject Area: Language Arts, SEL, STEM

Celebrate Earth Day with the Peanuts gang by embracing their message of positivity in caring for ourselves, for each other, and for the Earth through new standards-based activities for grades K-2 and 3-6.

It Takes Perseverance!


Grades: Elementary (K-6)
Subject Area: Language Arts, STEAM

Join Snoopy as he celebrates the landing of NASA’s rover Perseverance and its mission to search for signs of ancient life on Mars. Easy-to-implement activities for classrooms and home-based learning.

Baby Shark’s Big Show!


Grades: Pre-school, Pre-K, K
Subject Area: Early learning social skills, pre-reading, math

Take children on a fun learning adventure with Baby Shark and his friends and family. Students will learn about friendship, practice developmental learning skills, and dance and move along the way!

Earth Day with The Lorax


Grades: 3-5
Subject Area: Language arts and STEM

Celebrate Earth Day with Dr. Seuss’s timeless book, The Lorax, and activities to help students and their families find practical ways they can help protect resources and make their communities greener and healthier.

All About Nutrition and Physical Activity


Grades: Elementary (K-2, 3-5)
Subject Area: Health, Language Arts

Explore nutrition and fitness with students to help support positive decisions with the "All About" series. New Food Science activities just added. Resources on snacking, physical activity, protein, family meals, and more, will be added on an ongoing basis throughout the coming months.

WOLFWALKERS


Grades: 3-6
Subject Area: Language Arts

In WOLFWALKERS, two girls, one the daughter of a wolf hunter, the other part of a woodland tribe with the magic ability to transform themselves into wolves. The language arts activities focus on the themes of empowerment, respecting differences, co-existing with nature, and being true to yourself, as well as creating word-and-picture stories.

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