Enrichment: Fun Extras for You and Your Student

We encourage you to focus your time on the ABC Program (grades K-4), Academic Program (grades K-7), or BUS Program (grades 8-12) in order to effectively support your student’s needs. You can also sign up your student for our Digital Learning Platforms – Freckle, Code.org, and Typing Club – to supplement your sessions with enriching activities.

All of the resources below are intended to be supplementary to our programs. We’ve highlighted a few of our favorites, but you can find over a hundred more amazing resources in the searchable directory below.

Our favorites

  • Khan Academy – Educational videos and practice tests on all subjects, adaptive to your student’s grade level.
  • Education.com – Printable worksheets, games, guided online lessons, and instructions for fun activities in every subject and grade level.
  • PBS Kids – Fun educational games and videos for younger students.
  • Varsity Tutors – Practice tests, flashcards, and questions of the day for standardized tests and academic subjects of all levels for older students.
  • BetterLesson – Thousands of teacher-submitted and tested lessons for K-12 aligned with Common Core standards. Registration is free.
  • Scratch – Learn to code through creating animations
  • Google Arts and Culture – Take virtual field trips to museums, national parks, castles, the ballet, and more.
  • Wide Open School – A comprehensive, easy to navigate collection of resources on tons of topics for every grade. Great for your students’ parents during COVID-19, as well.
  • Enrichment Activities for Group Sites

Resource Directory

Looking for something else? Try our resource directory! You can filter by subject, grade level, and type of resource, or search for a keyword.

Resource NameSubjectDescriptionGrade Level
826 DigitalELALesson plans, teaching tools, and writing activities including access to student writing examples.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans
ABCyaELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceAll subject games, by grade level.Elementary (K-5)Games
Actively LearnELAArticles on different topics with questions dispersed throughout meant to deepen student's comprehension in ELA, social studies, and science.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Reading Materials
Amazing Educational ResourcesELA, Math, Social Studies, Science, Digital Literacy, Art, Life Skills and SELResource directory with over 1,000 educational resources and an online calendar of events with webinars, lessons, and classes.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Resource Directory
Annenberg LearnerELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceLesson plans including educational video programs – with coordinated online and print materials – for the professional development of teachers.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans
ArcademicsELA, MathMultiplayer educational games in math and ELA for K-8 students.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8)Games
Art for KidsArtArt tutorial videos.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8)Videos
AudibleELAFree audiobooks from Audible.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Reading Materials
Be Internet AwesomeDigital LiteracyTeaches kids the fundamentals of digital citizenship and safety so they can explore the internet with confidence.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans
Better LessonELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceThousands of teacher-submitted and tested lessons for K-12 aligned with Common Core standards. Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans
BrainpopELA, Math, Social Studies, Science, Art, Life Skills and SELLesson plans and games in all subjects.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans, Games
Build the WheelSocial StudiesOnline collection of workshops and trainings where community leaders and organizations can gain and share knowledge about community organizing and civic participation.High (9-12)Lesson Plans
CA State Parks PORTS ProgramScience, Social StudiesA variety of live, interactive opportunities for K-12 students to stay connected to CA natural, cultural, and historical resources (including virtual field trips to California State Parks).Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Virtual Field Trips
Camp KindaELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceVirtual summer camp adventures designed to keep kids in grades K-8 engaged, curious, and having fun—even if they're stuck at home.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Self-Guided Activities
Camp PBS Learning MediaELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceMedia and activity resources such as fun, educational activities as well as resources to help seed ideas for introducing topics to your students.Elementary (K-5),Self-Guided Activities
Camp WonderopolisELA, Math, ScienceOnline summer-learning destination with fun, interactive STEM and literacy-building topics .Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8)Self-Guided Activities
CheckologyDigital LiteracyTeaches middle school and high school students learn how to evaluate and interpret information and to determine what they can trust, share and act on.Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Self-Guided Activities, Student Creation Tools
Common Sense Distance Learning PlansELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceLesson plans for grades K-2.Elementary (K-5)Lesson Plans
Cool Math 4 KidsMathMath games for younger students.Elementary (K-5)Games
Cool Math GamesMathMath gamesElementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Games
Cosmic Kids YogaPhysical Education, Life Skills and SELYoga videos for kids.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8)Videos
Dial-a-StoryELARecorded stories you can access through the phone or online via the KC library website.Elementary (K-5)Audiobooks
Discovery MindblownScienceScience videos and gamesElementary (K-5), Middle (6-8)Videos, Games
Draw Every DayArtArt tutorial videosMiddle (6-8), High (9-12)Videos
Dreams for Schools - Coding at homeCodingAt-home coding activities with different programs to cater to students of all ages.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8),Self-Guided Activities
Education.comELA, Math, Social Studies, SciencePrintable worksheets, games, guided online lessons, and instructions for fun activities in all subjects.Elementary (K-5)Worksheets, Games, Lesson Plans, Self-Guided Activities
Emerson CollectiveELA, Math, Social Studies, Science, Digital Literacy, Art, Life Skills and SELResource directory for at-home learningElementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Resource Directory
FactileELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceA Jeapordy-style quiz game! They provide pre-made games or even better, you can create your own and tailor it to your student's interests.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Games, Lesson Plans
Fun BrainELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceAll subject games.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8)Games
GeoGuessrDigital Literacy, Social StudiesWith basic version, student is dropped in a random place on Google Maps Street View and must use the map to guess where they are. They are awarded points based on how close their guess is to the location.Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Games
Google Applied Digital SkillsDigital LiteracyVideo lessons on middle and high school skills such as writing resumes, research, presentations, etc.Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans, Self-Guided Activities
Google art & CultureSocial Studies, ArtExplore landmarks and art in VR!Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Virtual Field Trips, Self-Guided Activities
Google Earth Carmen San DiegoDigital Literacy, Social StudiesUse Google Earth to solve a mysteries and learn geography.Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Games, Self-Guided Activities
Google Tour BuilderDigital Literacy, Social StudiesCreate interactive tours of important places using Google Streetview.Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Virtual Field Trips, Student Creation Tools
GutenbergELAFree ebooksElementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Reading Materials
HopscotchCodingCreate games, apps, and animations with coding (designed for children aged 10-16).Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Student Creation Tools, Self-Guided Activities
JigsawPuzzles.ioOtherStart a puzzle and invite other users.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Games
JPL STEM lessonsScience, MathLesson plans, videos, and activities from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans, Videos, Self-Guided Activities
K12 ReaderELAPrintable worksheets for reading, writing, and spelling activities.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8)Worksheets
Kanpopy KidsELAFree eBooks with a library card.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Reading Materials
Khan AcademyELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceEducational videos and practice tests on all subjects.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Self-Guided Activities
KQED Above the NoiseDigital Literacy, Social StudiesInformative videos and discussion boards on current events.Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Videos, Student Creation Tools
KQED LearnDigital Literacy, Social StudiesSafe space to practice productive commenting and media literacy.Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Videos, Student Creation Tools
KQED TeachDigital LiteracyLesson plans in digital literacy and digital skills.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans
Lakeshore LearningELA, MathPrintable worksheets and other resources.Elementary (K-5)Worksheets
LAPL E CardELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceOnline learning through LAPL.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Self-Guided Activities
Learning Keeps GoingELA, Math, Social Studies, Science, Digital Literacy, Art, Life Skills and SELComprehensive learning resources and information for parents and teachers.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Resource Directory
Lion King ExperienceArtImmersive arts education program with theater making and performing art lessons through the lens of the Lion King.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8)Lesson Plans
Little Bins For Little HandsSciencePrintable science worksheets and instructions for fun at-home science experiments.Elementary (K-5)Worksheets
Lunch DoodlesArtArt tutorial videos - simple doodles that can be done by younger children.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8)Videos
Many BooksELAFree ebooksElementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Reading Materials
Math GamesMathMath games for K-8Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8)Games
Mel Science ExperimentsScienceGuided at-home science experiments.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans
MinecraftCodingCreate a virtual world and invite other playersElementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Student Creation Tools, Games
Multiplication.comMathFlashcards, worksheets, games, tons of resourcesElementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Worksheets, Games
Museum Virtual Field Trips 1Social Studies, ArtVirtual field trips to a wide range of museumsElementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Virtual Field Trips
Museum Virtual Field Trips 2Social Studies, ArtVirtual field trips to museums.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Virtual Field Trips
NASA Kids ClubScienceScience videos and gamesElementary (K-5)Videos, Games
NASA STEM at homeScienceScience activities for students grades K-4 to do at home, including games, books, puzzles and how-to videos.Elementary (K-5)Lesson Plans, Self-Guided Activities
National Council of Teachers of MathematicsMathLibrary of 1500+ “problems of the week."Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Self-Guided Activities
National Geographic KidsScienceGames, videos, quizzes, and homework help on topics such as animals, science, and planet earthElementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Games, Videos, Self-Guided Activities
New York Times Learning NetworkELA, Social StudiesArticles and videos on current events.Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Reading Materials
NewselaELAArticles on current events and a variety of topics, with different versions of each article for each reading level, with associated activities.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Reading Materials
Nova LabsScienceScience activities and games that use videos to guide students as they answer scientific questions or design solutions to current problems.Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Games
OER CommonsELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceOver 30,000 high-quality Common Core aligned lessons.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans
PBS Digital BackpacksELA, Math, Social Studies, Science, Art, Life Skills and SELComplete printable kits with at-home learning activities for K-5 students.Elementary (K-5)Lesson Plans, Self-Guided Activities
PBS KidsELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceAll subject games and videos, including social-emotional games.Elementary (K-5)Games, Videos
PBS Learning MediaELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceLesson plans and videos in every subject.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans, Videos
Peace Corps Educator ResourcesSocial StudiesLesson plans on world issues and social studies.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans
Pro ProfsELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceEducational games.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Games
ProdigyMathAdventure math game.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8)Games
QuillELASupplemental writing activities to help students develop their sentence construction and grammar skills (~10 to 15 minute sessions).Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans
ScratchCodingProject based learning for coding. Students can create animations and games while learning coding skills.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Self-Guided Activities, Student Creation Tools
Social Media Test DriveDigital LiteracyPractice digital citizenship skills through a social media simulation. Best for grades 4 and up.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8)Games, Self-Guided Activities
StarfallELA, MathEducational game for grades K-3.Elementary (K-5)Games
Storyline OnlineELABooks read aloud by actors.Elementary (K-5)Audiobooks, Videos
Storytime at HomeELABooks read aloud by librarians.Elementary (K-5)Audiobooks, Videos
Storytime from SpaceELAVideos of astronauts reading from space.Elementary (K-5)Videos, Reading Materials
Teach Your Monster To ReadELAImmersive game that helps K-2 students learn how to read and write.Elementary (K-5)Games, Self-Guided Activities
Teach@HomeELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceDaily at-home activities for elementary students.Elementary (K-5)Lesson Plans
Teachers Pay TeachersELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceWorksheets in all subjectsElementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Worksheets
Teaching ToleranceSocial StudiesLesson plans for students from K-high schools with programs that emphasize social justice and anti-bias.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans
ThrivelyLife Skills and SELAssessments to help students determine their unique strengths, interests, and aspirations.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Self-Guided Activities
Valley Oaks Math ActivitiesMathPrintable math worksheets, videos, and online games Middle (6-8)Worksheets, Videos, Games
Varsity TutorsELA, Math, Social Studies, Science, Test PrepPractice tests, flashcards, and questions of the day for standardized tests and academic subjects for older students.Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Test Prep
VideoAntDigital LiteracyTool to annotate videosMiddle (6-8), High (9-12)Student Creation Tools
ViewSpaceScienceA collection of digital interactives and videos on space topics including the latest developments in astronomy and earth science.Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Videos, Self-Guided Activities
We Are TeachersELA, Math, Social Studies, ScienceResource directory for at-home learningElementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Resource Directory
Wide Open SchoolELA, Math, Social Studies, Science, Digital Literacy, Art, Life Skills and SELResource directory for at-home learningElementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Resource Directory
Word Search makerELAMake your own word searchesElementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Games, Student Creation Tools, Tutor Tools
Words Changing WorldsELAHelp students pick a book they'll love, and learn to love writing (created by online tutor Sanskriti!)Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Reading Materials
WritableELAComprehensive writing assignments for grades 3-12Elementary (K-5) Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans
Write the WorldELAWriting prompts and resources designed to develop the writing strategies and communication tools essential for success in school, career, and lifeMiddle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans
Zinn Education ProjectSocial StudiesLesson plans and articles on people's history organized by theme, time period, and reading level.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Lesson Plans
Krisp AppOtherAn app that reduces background noise of other participants during video chats.Elementary (K-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Tutor Tools
CodeCademyCodingAn interactive, guided course in coding and computer science.Middle (6-8), High (9-12)Self-Guided Activities

If you have any additional suggested resources for our volunteer tutors, please reach out to us at partnerships@schoolonwheels.org.