Hope At Home Teacher Resources

Hope At Home - Teacher Resources

Have your classes been moved online?

Are you looking for ways to help students from afar? You’re not alone. 

Hope Squad is here to help. Below, you’ll find resources to help you support your students and maintain your mental and physical health.

Helping Your Students

Preparing lessons, grading papers, and supporting students from afar can be difficult. 

Hope Squad is here to help with resources to support students while school is online.

Maintaining Your Health

Maintaining your physical health is crucial to protect yourself and your family members. 

Exercising, maintaining a healthy sleep schedule, and eating healthy are also linked to improved mental health. Check out the following recommendations for ways to improve and maintain your physical health.

Education

Hope Squad has compiled education resources to help you teach your students during quarantine.

Activities, Worksheets, Videos:

Discovery Education: Over 190,000 activities and resources for K-12

edHelper.com: Printable math/writing worksheets (Grades K-5)

Educational Insights: Reading, spelling, math, and activity worksheets (Grades K-6)

Testing:

Remark: Free online testing platform

Carnegie Mellon Computer Science Academy for Educators: Free, interactive computer science courses

Casio: Math activities and samples

iknowit: Over 500 math activities, lessons, and explanations (Grades K-5)

Labster: Virtual biology, chemistry, physics, and engineering laboratory simulations (Grades 9-12)

Big Universe: Free access to more than 17,000 eBooks

Epic!: Free remote access to over 40,000 books through June 30, 2020

Additional Resources

Crisis Text Line: Service is free, available 24/7, and connects texters to trained crisis counselors

  • United States: Text HOME to 741741
  • Canada: Text HOME to 686868
  • UK: Text HOME to 85258

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Trevor Project LifeLine for LGBQT+ youth 

NAMI: National helpline/warmline directory (PDF)

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA’s) Disaster Distress Helpline: Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746

SAMHSA also has a national helpline for 24/7 treatment referral for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders: 1-800-662-HELP (4357)