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 Prep Practice and <Use me
TEACHERS: Have resources to share?
Tips to post? Let me know.
Massive Open Online Courses - http://mooc-list.com/
Listing of free online courses offered by universities, professional development-including through cour sera.
ABCYA.Com - http://www.abcya.com/
Free, math practice, characters, 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 website to share? Let us know
~ Lperry@yonkerspublicschools.org Do not forget to let me know if you'd like a "shout out" for your class or student (s):
Thank you to everyone Who has written and contributed to our site!
We are so glad to hear That our site it useful.
Keep Those emails and suggestions coming !!
Sampling or resources you will find here:
One More Story - One click access; In district use only;
Save to homescreen for easy access PreK-K
Open up the world of online learning
Project Guttenberg - All ages
PBS Learning Media PreK-up
Free sign up, browseable
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/
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 Guillermo district login codes to access elementary and secondary resources