• Welcome to Summer Learning Resources for Students Entering Grades 5-8!

  • During the summer, we know many families are looking for ways to continue learning at home. Below, you will find a variety of printable and online learning resources available to you. These opportunities are intended to support your child's learning at each grade level and across subjects. A reminder that the Remote Learning Resources can also be accessed here all summer if your child enjoyed an activity or never had a chance to explore one. Have fun and happy learning!

  • Science

    Summer Science



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    Full Optional Science System (FOSS) - Click here to access eBooks, streaming videos, and games: FOSSweb.com

    Username: LowellGrade1     Password: LowellGrade1 

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    Mim's House Books - Online science picture books for elementary students - free


    1. Click on the book that you would like.
    2. Under format, choose ebook. 
    3. Choose “Add to cart”. 
    4. Choose “Check Out” 
    5. Fill in your contact information and then click “Continue to Payment”. 
    6. Complete order and the e-book will be emailed to you.  

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    Science Buddies - Hands-on STEM Activities for all ages: https://www.sciencebuddies.org/

    Families do not need to sign up for Science Buddies. On the from page, click on STEM activities. The website will explain to you how to complete different STEM activities and the materials you need.




    National Science Teaching Association - Interactive eBooks, available with free membership: https://www.nsta.org/ebooks/


    American Museum of Natural History - Science website for kids


  • ESL 


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    BrainPOP ELL is a learning resource to help support the language development of English Learners: https://ell.brainpop.com 

    username: lowell123   password: brainpop123


    English 4 Kids

    Online Interactive Lessons is an online resource for parents and educators to help children learn English using worksheets, games, videos, interactive video lessons and Powerpointhttp://www.english-4kids.com


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    International Children’s Digital Library is a free online library to help support children worldwide in becoming effective members of the global community: http://en.childrenslibrary.org/


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    Unite for Literacy has early learning ebooks available in more than 20 languages to help families celebrate culture, language and the love of reading: https://uniteforliteracy.com

    World Stories (@_WorldStories_) | Twitter

    World Stories: A collection of books read aloud in many languages. Families will need to create an account to access books.



    Reading Tips for Parents in Multiple Languages