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Free Teaching Resources to Support Continued Learning at Home

Here you'll find free learning activities, lessons, downloadables, and videos for students in Grades K–12 to keep learning and growing at grade level.

Teaching Impeachment in the Classroom: Q&A With Emma Humphries of iCivics
Geraldine Stevens
Social Studies Content Expert

Dr. Emma Humphries, Chief Education Officer at iCivics, shares how she believes educators can carefully and thoughtfully approach teaching impeachment in K–12 classrooms.

100th Day of School Gumball Machine Template and Math Activities
Shaped Staff

Use these gumball machine templates to play games and complete activities that celebrate the 100th Day of School in your math classroom.

6 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Bulletin Board Ideas
Jordan Friedman
Shaped Editor

Use these MLK Day bulletin boards as inspiration for your own to teach students about themes such as racial equality.

8 Education Trends to Watch in 2021
We asked ed leaders from across the country to weigh in on education trends for 2021. Here's what they had to say.
Brenda Iasevoli
Shaped Staff
January 14, 2021
7 Valentine's Day Classroom Activities
When it comes to Valentine's Day ideas for school, an annual card exchange is always a blast, but students (and teachers!) like variety too.
Shaped Staff
January 13, 2021
Podcast: Shaping the Future Season 2
Learn strategies to improve student outcomes and better shape the future of education through podcast conversations with experts about major topics affecting the K-12 industry.
Shaped Staff
Ali Habashi
Shaped Staff
January 07, 2021
5 Ways to Keep Students Engaged When Teaching Remotely
Keep students in elementary school and up engaged in remote learning so you can see that spark of excitement in your students again, even if it is via webcam.
Rachel Swartz
Sixth Grade Teacher, Riverdale Kingsbridge Academy (MS/HS 141), Bronx, New York
January 07, 2021
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