Family resources during the Covid-19 closure
DDSD Supplemental Learning Activities
Below are Grade Level Supplemental Learning Activities developed by DDSD teachers to support the Learning and Supplemental Activities component of Distance Learning. Your child’s teacher may reference these activities or develop new activities that are aligned to the Teacher-Led Learning for their classroom.
We are sharing this resource with our communities so families can support their children with continued learning during the summer.
Grade Level Packets: Supplemental Learning Activities
Click on the tab for your student’s grade level. Then click the link to open the activities packet file. You can view the packet online, download it to your computer or print it. Soon the packets will also be available at our four food distribution sites.
Educational Resources List
Below is a list of K-12 educational activities that includes online links as well as technology-free ideas for families to access during the school closure. Please note that the technology sites were very carefully selected to ensure data privacy of students.
Remote Learning Boards
Below are some fun options to do at home with a choice board for each day. Choose the activities that look the most engaging to you and have a great time. Show off your creativity, innovative thinking, and most importantly have FUN learning!
Many thanks to the Beaverton School District for sharing these resources.
Comcast announced ways they are helping people stay connected to the internet during the coronavirus outbreak
Internet Essentials Program – 2 months Free
Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, Comcast is offering 2 months free to new Internet Essentials customers in response to measures associated with the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Recognizing the critical role the internet plays in accessing information, enabling work from home and home-based learning, Comcast announced a number changes to their Internet Essentials program to support low-income households during the COVID-19 pandemic. Visit their site for more details.
Free Xfinity Wifi Hotspots
Xfinity is offering free WiFi for everyone, including non-Xfinity subscribers. To locate WiFi hotspots in your area, visit www.xfinity.com/wifi.
Multnomah County Library
Access Multnomah County Library’s electronic resources from home with a library card. Visit their website to sign up for a free library card. Please note libraries are closed at this time.
Every summer the Multnomah County Library holds a summer reading program that encourages kids to read for fun and build a daily reading habit. The program helps maintain the skills developed during the school year and inspires lifelong library use. Visit their Summer Reading page to learn more.
Virtual After School Programming with SEI
The SEI SUN program is now offering Virtual Summer Programming. Classes begin July 6. Register now. Visit their site to view the upcoming sessions.