COVID-19 Updates & Resources

At the Watson Institute, the health and safety of our students, staff and team members is our number one priority. Our educators have gathered a collection of resources for students and families.


Resources for Students and Parents

Family Resources for Students with Complex Learning Needs – PaTTAN Website

Wide Open School – resources for families and educators

Supporting Individuals with Autism through Uncertain Times

Flocabulary – educational videos and lessons for all ages

Wonderopolis – world of wonders educational site

San Diego Zoo-Animals: videos about, live cam, stories, activities, games

Special Needs for Special Kids: science and social studies lesson uploaded every 2 weeks by a SPED  teacher. Every lesson will have a video, related activity, chapter read by teacher and activity.

Switch Zoo: make animals, play games and puzzles, listen to music performed by animals, build an online habitat, animal facts, lesson plans

PBS Kids: Games include crazy kitchen, art studio, fantastic flight, world orchestra//Videos include traveling the world//Activities include printable

Seussville: story videos and games

Sample Daily Schedule for Parents:

Scholastic Learn at Home: PK-6 grade; online books, magazines, activities, and videos 

Education companies offering free subscriptions due to school closures:
https://vt.co/news/us/here-is-the-entire-list-of-education-companies-offering-free-subscriptions-due-to-school-closures/

Mystery Science: K-5 interactive science videos; mini lessons and full

EmotionalABCs for ages 4-11; emotional skills

ABCmouse Early Learning Academy : code: SCHOOL6739

Adventure Academy : code: SCHOOL6739

ReadingIQ: code: SCHOOL6739

IXL Learning: PreK-12; all subject areas; with scores

BrainPOP Jr.: PreK-3; videos and then related activities

Starfall: PreK-3; math, language arts, music, seasonal

Breakout Edu: K-2; games related to skills