Learn from Home


Secondary Learning From Home Resources

 

D2L/e-Learning


dsbn.elearningontario.ca

Literacy Resources


Apple Podcasts
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1eFXZhfJ7lLabKLT6_PRzg3LcPb4nv-rFZexVDzwIm6w/edit?usp=sharing
A list of suggested Apple podcasts

Audible
https://stories.audible.com/start-listen
Free audiobooks for students to access

EasyBib
https://www.easybib.com/
Bibliography and writing tools

Newsela
https://newsela.com/about/distance-learning/
Enjoy full access to Newsela to support literacy and learning at home

Numeracy Resources


DSBN Homework Help
http://www.dsbn.org/mathhelp
Online Math help with DSBN teachers for students enrolled in Grade 11 and 12 Math courses. Tutoring is available throughout the week

TVO Mathify
https://www.tvomathify.com/students
Free 1:1 online Grade 6-10 math tutoring with Ontario Certified Teachers. Tutoring is available Monday-Friday 9am to 9pm and Sunday 3:30pm to 9pm

Desmos
https://www.desmos.com/
Online graphing and scientific calculators

Wolfram Alpha
https://www.wolframalpha.com/
Online computer algebra system with step-by step solutions

University of Waterloo: Centre for Education in Mathematics and Computing
https://courseware.cemc.uwaterloo.ca/
Videos and support for Grade 9 - 12 mathematics concepts

 

Other Resources


Canadian Geographic 
https://www.canadiangeographic.ca
Resource for Canadian geography, history, and social sciences

The Canada Guide
https://thecanadaguide.com/
Learn more about Canada’s history and geography

Chatter High
https://chatterhigh.com/
With over 13,000 careers to choose from, finding your passion can be tough. Using this fun daily e-quiz will introduce you to many new post-secondary programs.  You will have the opportunities to enter draws or give to We Villages. 

Do you need help signing up https://bit.ly/3buMFch

Curio
https://curio.ca/en/
Access to a vast collection of Canadian content to support your learning.  Great for research purposes and deepening your understanding of complex historical and current topics and issues

DSBN Health and Safety Training
https://stafftraining.dsbn.org/login.aspx
SHSM Certifications for Germ Prevention
WHMIS and Ladder Safety. Students login through the DSBN portal

Edge Factor
https://bit.ly/33i1qvS
TECHNOLOGY:Storydriven resource for the exploration of careers grouped by industry sector

ESL Video
https://eslvideo.com/index.php
ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS: Fun, current, interactive and self-correcting activities to rehearse and improve understanding of the English language

Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada
https://indigenouspeoplesatlasofcanada.ca/
Great resource to learn about the diversity and strength of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples

Gabfle
http://gabfle.blogspot.com/
FRENCH LANGUAGE:Interactive comprehension questions from organized interviews of francophones by theme and by level

Google Arts and Culture
https://artsandculture.google.com
Large bank of resources pertaining to museums around the world, performing arts, visual arts, dance and drama.  

Historica
http://www.4edu.ca/archives/email/2019/Historica/citizen/citizen-E-mar-25-2020.html
Available in French and English: Interactive map describing Canada’s people, history, geography and history and other citizenship activities

Khan Academy
https://www.khanacademy.org/
A nonprofit with the mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.  Easy to learn, interactive tutorials for all curriculum areas

DSBN Medianet
http://medianet.dsbn.edu.on.ca/student
Additional resources for students through the DSBN

OYAP
https://oyap.com/en/index.cfm
Learn about the vast array of career opportunities in the skilled trades

Partajon
https://www.partajondelfdalf.com/
FRENCH LANGUAGE: Practice French with levelled interactive DELF-inspired activities

TedEd
https://ed.ted.com/
Video-based lessons searchable by age/subject/topic