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
TEACHERS and KIDS TRY SCIENCE!
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
~ firstname.lastname@example.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!!
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
Discovery Education PreK-up
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
Online Free Touch Typing - http://sense-lang.org/
Thank you Joshua!
Social Studies - Interactive history
- http://www.mission-us.org/ 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