Resources for Children
Dear OAUSD Families,
Below is a list of resources that your child can use at home in order to continue their learning both online and offline. Thank you all for your support and working together to stay healthy and safe.
Here is an additional list of software companies that are giving free subscriptions to students! This includes some great learning videos such as Brainpop, coding games, and much much more!!
***OAUSD Program Resources***
Kinder-2nd Grade Webquests:
Animals - a webquest for kindergarten
Are Chickens the Only Ones? - Find out about the different kinds of animals that lay eggs, grades 1-2.
As The Earth Turns - where the sun goes after it gets dark
Community Workers - explore jobs in the community
Letter Sounds - Kindergarten webquest
Kindergarten Safari - learn about animals
Pigs - Learn some interesting facts about pigs on the farm; grades K-1.
Plant Life Cycles and Parts of a Plant - a webquest for kindergarten
A Quest for Respect with The Grouchy Ladybug - Help the grouchy ladybug learn about herself and respecting others; grades 1-2.
3rd-5th grade Webquests:
Science (Grade 3) - Adaptations
Social Studies (Grade 3-5) - VA Civil War
Social Studies (Grade 3-5) - Exploring the Americas
Social Studies (Grade 3-5) - Jamestown
Social Studies (Grade 3-5) - Founding Mothers
Science (Grade 3-5) - Water Cycle or Water Cycle
Math (Grade 3-5) - Calculate your way to another country
Science (Grade 3-5) - Weather
Social Studies (Grade 3-5) - Ancient Mali
6th-8th Grade Webquests/Museums:
Here are 12 virtual museum tours from the world's most famous museums! Enjoy exploring!
Science - Environmental Conservation
Science - Global Warming
Science - Space Exploration
Science - Sumatran Tigers
Social Studies - Leaders of the Civil War
Social Studies - VA Indians
Social Studies - Exceptional Explorers
Social Studies - The Story of Thanksgiving
Social Studies - Election 2012
Social Studies - Explorers
Science - Animal Adaptations and Oceans
Learning Activities (without internet):
Creative Art Activities
Outdoor Activities: basketball, soccer, baseball, etc...
Cooking or Baking Together
Click here for a list of activities for our younger family members or those young at heart too (ages 1-4)