School without a teacher present can be challenging. We've compiled a list of resources for parents and students to use to help supplement the resources offered by the school. We are constantly updating the following links to help you as best we can from a distance. Fight boredom and promote learning with these trusted resources!
We miss you all, and we hope to see you happy and healthy very soon!
homework help and tutoring
Ask Rose: Ask Rose is an amazing service that offers free math and science tutoring to students in grades 6-12. Tutors are Rose-Hulman students studying math, science, or engineering - pretty qualified!
INSPIRE: "INSPIRE is Indiana's Virtual Online Library. INSPIRE is a collection of online academic databases and other information resources that can be accessed by Indiana residents. INSPIRE includes full-text magazine and journal articles, websites, pamphlets, images, almanacs, full-text historic newspapers, multimedia, library catalogs and much more. In most cases, INSPIRE provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts of all articles that appear in every periodical with the exception of some newspapers. INSPIRE is a free resource available to all Indiana residents who have Internet access." (quoted from Inspire's "about" page.)
EBSCO Learning Express PrepStep: This site is packed with tests, tutorials, e-books, and other resources to help students excel.
other educational resources, activities, and lesson plans
Kahn Academy: Kahn Academy is a non-profit organization that offers "exercises, quizzes, and tests so students can practice and master skills, as well as instructional videos to help students learn or review material." They also have sample daily routine/schedules based on a child's age (4-18). They offer many resources for both parents and students.
Pop Culture Classroom: Pop Culture Classroom offers education material in a pop culture format. During the COVID-19 pandemic, they are offering their material free for the foreseeable future. "This site is packed with tests, tutorials, e-books, and other resources to help students excel."
Duolingo: Why not spend your time at home learning a new language (or two or six)? Duolingo is a free program (plus version available with subscription) teaching more than 30 languages. It features a game-like structure with fun incentives to keep you going! It is also mobile device friendly. Link: https://www.duolingo.com/