COVID-19 School Closures:
Online Resources
Plano ISD Council of PTAs - March 2020


PURPOSE


Plano ISD Council of PTAs inline with our mission to engage, educate and empower our entire community so that all students have the opportunity to achieve their full potential have worked to gather resources across platforms and subject areas. Please note that while we have made an attempt to vet the resources, links change and break, websites are ever-evolving, and we are not endorsing one website or application over another.


Plano ISD Provided Resources

 

PISD Website for At-Home Learning Support - https://www.pisd.edu/athomelearning

Plano ISD District Updates - https://www.pisd.edu/covid-19updates 

COVID-19 Communications & Information - www.pisd.edu/healthupdate 

COVID-19 School Closure Resources - www.pisd.edu/closureresources 

PISD How to Help - https://www.pisd.edu/howtohelp 

 

National PTA Provided Resources

 

https://www.pta.org/covid-19

 

City of Plano Resources

 

Listing of restaurants in Plano and what they are offering as far as curbside, deliver, family meals, groceries, etc.

https://share.plano.gov/restaurantstogo



The resources listed on this page have been divided into the following categories:

Talking to Kids About COVID-19 Resources |  Google Classroom | Connectivity ResourcesVideo Meeting ResourcesEducational Websites - Multiple Topics | Educational Apps | Physical Exercise | Stress Relief & Maintaining Focus | Teaching the Value of Fact Checking | Help with Math & Science | STEAM Opportunities | Science Opportunities | Math Opportunities | Writing Opportunities | Reading/Listening Opportunities | General Activities | Foreign Language Opportunities | Advanced Placement Study Tools | Enjoying the Visual Arts | Enjoying the Performance Arts | Go on Virtual Adventures | Play Virtual GamesLearn Something New



Talking to Kids About COVID-19 Resources

Google Classroom

Connectivity Resources

Video Meeting Resources

Educational Websites - Resources for Multiple Topics


Educational Apps - Apps for iPhones and Androids


Physical Exercise


Stress Relief & Maintaining Focus


Teaching the Value of Fact-Checking


Help with Math & Science


Parents may want to use this first to brush up on the latest concepts in math and science before handing the apps over to the kids just to stay in the know.


STEAM Opportunities

 

Science Opportunities


Math Opportunities


Writing Opportunities


Reading/Listening Opportunities

General Activities


Foreign Language Opportunities

Advanced Placement Study Tools


Advanced Placement testing is still being planned to take place. It will look different but there are still plenty of reasons to study for the tests.


Enjoying the Visual Arts


This is a great opportunity to learn a new skill or to broaden a current one individually or as a family.
Art Lessons


Enjoying the Performance Arts


This is a great opportunity to take in the arts as a family to be used as a conversation starter or a bridge into a brand new experience


Go on Virtual Adventures


This is a great opportunity to check out places you may want to see in person in the future - national parks, museums, and cities are at your fingertips.


Play Virtual Games


This is a great opportunity to connect as a family by playing games together online or socially through online board games.

 

Learn Something New


Learn a new life skill