Resource Connection: Fun and Educational Resources for Teachers


During these uncertain times, many teachers and their families will be cooped up indoors for extended periods of time. Whether you need FREE educational resources for your virtual classrooms or just fun and informative things to watch or read while on the couch, the below resources’ list (updated weekly) has you covered!


The Science of Bubbles – College Knowledge STEM Edition

Looking for a fun STEM idea? In this video a Grand Canyon University engineering student explains how you can add some strength to bubbles with one common pantry item. Using science to ask questions and engineering to make a better bubble wand your students can learn a lot with a childhood favorite.


Blog Highlights

K-12 Educator Summer Acclimation

Stories from the Virtual Classroom: K-12 Educators Navigate Teaching Through Zoom


Fun Local Events Happening In San Antonio

Virtual Book for Kids: COVID-19 Texas Biobook: Mom, what is COVID-19?

Our friends at Texas Biomedical Research Institute just released an awesome virtual book for kids called “COVID-19 Texas Biobook: Mom, what is COVID-19?”

COVID-19 Virtual Book

Informational Videos

Newtons Disc – Reverse RAINBOW

Explorer Zone Episode 07 – What do you wonder about the Coronavirus?

Texas Biomed Virtual Tour

Education News

  • Education News – State Will Require STAAR Tests, But Low Scores Won’t Prevent Students from Moving to Next Grade

Activities and Educational Games

Zoom Safety Info, Tips, & Hidden Features

Free Webinars

  • ESC20 FREE Webinars for teachers and school staff on digital age learning/technology issues, flyer updated weekly, new sessions will be offered after Easter (including Zoom, Google Meet, interactivity tools).

NSTA Resources


Middle School

High School

All Grade Levels

Free Virtual Tours

Free Reading & Language Materials


Kid-Friendly Apps

COVID-19 Information Links

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