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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.

5 Presidential Inauguration Activities for Students
Brenda Iasevoli
Shaped Staff

Inauguration Day is January 20. These activities will introduce students to the ceremonies and traditions involved in the transfer of power.

How to Talk to Kids About the Violence at the U.S. Capitol
Shaped Staff

While talking to children about traumatic news events, parents and school professionals can employ strategies to empower them through knowledge while restoring a sense of calm.

8 Education Trends to Watch in 2021
Brenda Iasevoli
Shaped Staff

We asked ed leaders from across the country to weigh in on education trends for 2021. Here's what they had to say.

THE LATEST
25 Valentine's Day Writing Prompts and Ideas
No matter what your middle school or high school class is reading, these writing prompts about love will get them ready for Valentine's Day.
Ali Habashi
Shaped Staff
January 21, 2021
6 Presidents' Day Bulletin Board Ideas for Teachers
Presidents' Day is an excellent opportunity to get your students learning about American presidents. Let these bulletin boards serve as inspiration for a class project.
Alicia Ivory
Shaped Staff
January 20, 2021
Free Graphic Organizer Templates
Use these graphic organizer templates to help your students classify ideas and communicate more effectively, structure writing projects, and more.
January 20, 2021
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
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