Cambridge High School Enrichment Resources

Cambridge High School COVID-19 Response

CHS is committed to providing remote learning and enrichment activities to support student learning while schools are closed due to COVID-19. These weekly packets will include a range of activities that students can work on for each of their classes. Students are also encouraged to regularly check their email and google classrooms for additional information.

Google Classroom Tutorial and Student Guide

Week 1 – Monday, March 30 – Friday, April 3
Week 2 – Monday, April 6 – Friday, April 10
Week 3 – Monday, April 13 – Friday, April 17

Additional Enrichment & Learning Resources

wonderopolis.org
Fun facts for science and social studies

zooniverse.org
Crowdsourcing of scientific research. Help a scientist do real science!

https://spotthestation.nasa.gov/
This site contains all of the information about viewing the International Space Station.

explore.org
Animals and Live cams. There are several eagles and owls sitting on eggs.

https://www.kiddle.co/
Look up any subject or place etc, photos, articles Videos etc.

http://wordcentral.com/home.html

https://www.sciencebuddies.org/
Many free experiments and lessons available

https://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulations/category/physics
Lots of virtual Physics labs.

https://www.windows2universe.org/
Mostly K-8 but a lot of things HS students might find interesting.

https://scaleofuniverse.com/
Scale of the universe interactive

https://education.jlab.org/elementmath/question.php?30685743

Interactive Periodic Table
Interactive periodic table. Shows trends

https://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/primer/java/scienceopticsu/powersof10/index.html
Viewing our Universe at different powers of ten.

https://www.stevespanglerscience.com/lab/experiment-library/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfPyVJEBD7Di1YYjTdS2v8g
Homeschool Pop more geared for the younger ones or that need something light

https://www.farmfood360.ca/?utm_source=domain&utm_campaign=www.virtualfarmtours.ca&utm_medium=redirect
Farm tours: eggs, milk and cheese, pigs, etc.

youvisit.com/tour/louvemuseum
Virtual tour of the Louvre in Paris France

Amazon Audible
free for 30 days – can listen to all types of literature – Mrs. Todd and I use this in class

https://americanliterature.com/twenty-great-american-short-stories
full text of 20 American short stories (good for Juniors)

https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/grammar-girl
explore different grammar tips

act.org
links to ACT test prep, question of the day, etc.

Noredink.com

commonlit.org
free, many students have accounts already, reading and text comprehension

gutenberg.org
access to free books

newsela.com
free, reading and text comprehension

readwrittethink.org

https://stories.audible.com/start-listen
free audible stories- includes stories in six languages that may assist our students who are ELL as well

https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome/grades-6-12.html
Day by day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing- grades K-9 but could be used with older students as well

https://www.katemessner.com/learning-at-home-resources-for-high-school-grades-9-12/
daily writing prompts, poetry, and many other resources specifically for students working at home

https://freedomhomeschooling.com/virtual-field-trips/
Some tours are ENG related, and some are not.

https://chompchomp.com/menu.htm
Grammar Bytes: It has a weekly workout on Twitter, terms, tips & rules, videos at YouTube, & more

https://www.shmoop.com
Test prep, essay help, study guides including online quizzes

https://online.seterra.com/en
Geography

https://geography.mrdonn.org/
Geography

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYlP8tjpJ7cqPOidoO-WAKQ
Geography

https://www.pbs.org/tpt/constitution-usa-peter-sagal/constitution-games/
Government

https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history
History (This Day in History)

https://www.historyvshollywood.com/
History Through Film

https://quizlet.com/127708887/sociology-chapter-6-flash-cards/
Sociology

https://sociology.mrdonn.org/games.html
Sociology

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL8dPuuaLjXtMJ-AfB_7J1538YKWkZAnGA
Sociology
Born a Crime Questions (posted on Google Classroom) Sociology

quizizz.com/join/quiz/5e4e96fa3657d9001e2d7372/start?from=soloLinkShare&referrer=5e4e9611dd52df001c5853c9
World History

quizizz.com/join/quiz/5e662fed59dc2c001b9e2d36/start?from=soloLinkShare&referrer=5e4e9611dd52df001c5853c9
World History

https://www.playdiplomacy.com/
World History or for anyone

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