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General Resources to Keep You and the Kids Learning at Home.

  • Houston/Harris County Healthy Living Matters has assembled a library of resources for children to learn and keep physically active during shelter-at-home.  http://healthylivingmatters.net/covid-19_resources
  • Learn as a Family. Parents launch a new career! San Jacinto College offers pathways to exciting careers in aerospace and other industries, including tracks in mechatronics, manufacturing, composites, mechanical, quality, and electrical.  https://www.sanjac.edu/edge-center-aerospace

The Edge Center Technical Core Courses

Pathways 4-5

FREE San Jacinto College Pathway to the Stars Online Camp for 4-5th graders.
 Six weeks of educational programming with STEM topics such as human survival in space, the solar system size, circuits, space mining and more!

Pathway to the Stars Summer Camp Flyer

https://www.sanjac.edu/pathway-to-the-stars-camp

 

 

 

 

 

Pathways 5-8

NASA’s Journey to MARS Online Camp. For 5-8th graders. Coming Soon!
FREE one-week camp focused on students learning about NASA’s journey to MARS.  Topics include the engineering design cycle, rocketry, parachute landings, survival systems, space weather, navigation, robotics, and more.

Pathway to the Stars Summer Camp Flyer

https://www.sanjac.edu/pathway-to-the-stars-camp

 

Check out the full list of San Jacinto College 2020 Summer Camps!
https://www.sanjac.edu/summer-camps

  • Khan Academy.  Free online platform with exercises and instructional videos for grades pre-K-12.  All Khan Academy content is available for free at  www.khanacademy.org/
  • PBS Kids. Newsletter with activities and games www.pbskids.org
  • Bookshare. E-library for children with dyslexia, blindness, and other reading barriers.  www.Bookshare.org
  • Storyline. Popular celebrities read children's books.  https://www.storylineonline.net/
  • Texas Reality Check. Texas Workforce Commission teaches students about budgeting skills and career exploration. https://texasrealitycheck.com/

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STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) Learning Opportunities

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