Yonkers Online

Welcome to the Yonkers Public School area for students, parents, and teachers. 
Through the Quick Links for school and home you will find a range of resources and resource hubs. 
ScienceFlix - Experiments, Careers, Science News  
Grades 4 through 9 
See our reference page which is in development

Free lesson plans, strategies, and resources 

If you have items you would like to recommend for highlight,
please let me know

STUDENTS:  Taking the regents?
Use me > Regents Practice and Prep < Use me

TEACHERS:  Have resources to share?  
Tips to add?  Let me know. 
Massive Open Online Courses - http://mooc-list.com/
Listing of free online courses offered by universities, including professional development through Coursera.

ABCYA.Com - http://www.abcya.com/ 
Free; math practice, letters, skills, grades K-5.  The spelling activities have been added to the vocabulary pages.    
From Cornell Academy, thank you Ms. Power and your class!   

How to use this site: 
Each section has a different purpose. 
Resource Area:  Direct access to resources, focus areas. 
Reference Area:  Information and instructions to help in using resources
Projects:  Special projects, related to grants and district efforts.
Things to know: 
1) Materials are for PreK and up.  
2) Resources include both free and subscription based.  Subscription codes, when needed, are available through your building administration.
3) This site is authentic and in development.  
4) Looking for resources? Or have a great site to share?  Let us know

lperry@yonkerspublicschools.org   Don't forget to let me know if you'd like a 'shout-out' for your class or student(s): 

Thank you to everyone who has contributed to our site and written!  
We are so glad to hear that our site it useful.  
Keep those emails and suggestions coming!!  
  ~ Lisa 

Sampling of resources you will find here: 
One More Story -  One click access; In district use only;
Save to home screen for easy access PreK-K 
Open up the world of online learning
Project Guttenberg - All ages 

Subscription School generic accounts and individual accounts are available
PBS Learning Media PreK-up
Free sign up, browse able
SAS Curriculum Pathways 6th-up
Free, student logins available 
Interactives Featured:  
Online Free Touch Typing - http://sense-lang.org/
  Thank you Joshua!
Social Studies - Interactive history
Grades 5-8

New York State Education Parent Support Area through EngageNY - http://www.engageny.org/parent-and-family-resources  
NYSED test materials designed for instructional purposes. 

STEM Interactive Activities  Discovery Education in collaboration with US Navy 

Library Resources for Yonkers Public Schools   Use the district login codes to access elementary and secondary resources

Thank you to Ms. Terri Marolla-Bernstein and Class of School 5, Ryan, Antonio, Donnavan, Sandy, Blanco, and Citlalli.  Your research and additions being posted to our Math & Science pages will be a big help to the educational community.