Enrichment Opportunities

Summer Enrichment Opportunities:

Wolf Trap’s Field Trip Fridays program has officially launched! We will continue to post new videos every Friday through July 24, 2020 on our Wolf Trap Field Trip Fridays webpage and Wolf Trap Education YouTube channel.

Looking for extensions this summer? Check out these resources below.

  1. Investigations Games: https://media.pk12ls.com/curriculum/math/Investigations3/gamecenter/english/index.html#/Grade:1/
  2. WETA classrooms: https://weta.org/tv/program/va-tv-classroom
  3. Fun Read alouds: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLXaFPZ-ElQz4Xn6l3ibdOYRx-xZxmYRWu&app=desktop
  4. Visual Patterns: http://www.visualpatterns.org/
  5. Investigations Games: https://media.pk12ls.com/curriculum/math/Investigations3/gamecenter/english/index.html#/Grade:1/
  6. Library of Congress: https://www.loc.gov/education/%20they%20can%20find%20Everyday%20Mysteries-%20Fun%20Science%20Facts,%20Today%20in%20History,%20and%20America%E2%80%99s%20Library.
  7. National Archives: https://www.archives.gov/
  8. Smithsonian Learning Lab: https://learninglab.si.edu/
  9. Virtual Field Trips: 12 Museums around the world: https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/stuck-home-12-famous-museums-185921806.html
  10. FREE eBook Libraries : English, Spanish, and Dual Language libraries featuring hundreds of captivating, content-rich titles! Includes an At-Home Family Guide for engagement ideas. https://goto.benchmarkeducation.com/acton/fs/blocks/showLandingPage/a/34723/p/p-015b/t/page/fm/0?sid=TV2:CJ6isWFrx
  11. Broadway Shows: Broadway Play and Musicals with these 15 live links to recorded Broadway shows. Set up a family Broadway event from home! https://www.playbill.com/article/15-broadway-plays-and-musicals-you-can-watch-on-stage-from-home?fbclid=IwAR0l4oqxdlpTBEwxsvL-6LPoUau7A1wqC-XT9Owjr-mGHjWtxpa6S2rdbAo
  12. Renzulli Learning Enrichment Database: Enrichment activities and resources for all learners. https://renzullilearning.com/enrichment-database/
  13. Art Camera: Art Up Close is a selection of artworks you can zoom in on and find information about the painting as it appears. Answer questions and learn about the artist https://artsandculture.google.com/project/art-camera
  14. STEM free: Online events with live instructors teaching students to Code, Build, Invent and Animate https://drive.google.com/file/d/1GVfAvMgZ3nobWeIS2TU2YBUrclzf0iaD/view
  15. Try Engineering: K-12 engineering games covering topics ranging from inventing and coding to environmental and electrical engineering https://tryengineering.org/students/games/
  16. Read- alouds : Animated and Fun for all ages! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCS4Tq4TX4zSk27JT-G2-pvg
  17. Wonderopolis: Each day a new “wonder” is posted with follow up resources and guidance. Over 2000 questions from many subject areas to search and plenty of videos to watch. For learners of all ages:  although younger children will need reading support. You can sign up to get daily wonderings via parent email. http://wonderopolis.org/
  18. Jacob’s Ladder Resources (Grades 4-5): ELA resource to strengthen critical and creative thinking. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1hqnP9Kf02SOh4EHHmSC5Vw7L2MA-nQSwfquydnrBoSU/edit
  19. Learning Heroes- Academic and Social/Emotional Support, Blogs and Resources https://bealearninghero.org/