Gr. 4-8 Supplemental Activities & Resources

Activities and resources for students in grades 4-8 (intermediate grades) were compiled by our district school psychologists. We will continue to add and update as e-Learning continues.

Art/Music

Lunch Doodles with Mo

Watch author Mo Willems draw each day.

Library of Congress

On this page you'll find ways to engage with authors you love and ways to connect to the Library’s resources from anywhere in the world.

General Education

Free Access to e-Books and Audio Books

In partnership with Northbrook Public Library, Axis 360 provides free acdess to e-books and audio books. Download the directions.
Don't have a Northbrook Public Library Card? Complete this form to get a temporary card.

Good Mythical Morning

Tune in every Monday-Friday to watch us eat truly unbelievable things, explore surprising new products and trends, compete in original games with celebrity guests, implement serious experiments in hilarious ways, and more.

The Brain Scoop

Chicago Field Museum Correspondent shares the work and research of natural history museums with the world.

Minute Physics

Cool explanations of physics concepts.

Vlog Brothers

If you know "The Fault in Our Stars," then you know John Green. He and his brother Hank make up the Vlogbrothers, who promote curiosity and learning on just about every topic, from health care and ethics to psychology.

Virtual Museums

Twelve  famous museums offer virtual tours and more.

San Diego Zoo

Explore animals, stories and activities on this kid-friendly website.

Yellowstone National Park

Explore some of the sites within the park with virtual tours.

Planet Mars Virtual Tour

Take a look at the real surface of Mars as recorded by NASA's Curiosity rover.

Canadian Farm Tours

Immerse yourself in a Canadian farm or take a food tour.

PBS Kids Daily

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Exercise/Relaxation

Cosmic Kids Yoga

This YouTube channel offers a yoga and mindfulness series for kids.

GoNoodle

Movement, yoga and mindfulness videos

Just For Fun!

Smart Girls


NBJH Student Readers

Check out the NBJH YouTube Channel for student readers sharing their favorite reads.

Links that are accessible through safeYou, accessible on students' devices:

THE BOOK WITH NO PICTURES

PUT ME IN THE ZOO

WHERE DO BALLOONS GO?

IF YOU GIVE A MOUSE A COOKIE

MARVIN K MOONEY WILL YOU PLEASE GO NOW

THAT RABBIT BELONGS TO EMILY BROWN

 

NEW! Posted April 13

SULWAE

PRAIRIE DAY

DON'T LET THE PIGEON DRIVE THE BUS!

EAT YOUR PEAS

THE LEGEND OF ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS

VEGGIES WITH WEDGIES

THE PIGEON NEEDS A BATH

April 24 Update


THE DAY THE CRAYONS QUIT

April 30 Update


GREEN EGGS AND HAM:
THE GIVING TREE:
HOW ROCKET LEARNED TO READ: