Home Education K-9 Resource Suggestions – PO Funding Deadline April 30th

You may find you have some unexpected funds available due to cancelled lessons and activities.  Here are some hands-on resource ideas!  Note that the deadline for using Ministry funding for the current 2019/20 school year is one month away.  Orders must be placed before the OTIS forms close on April 30th.

Suggestions for Resources
Resources purchased with ministry funds should have a clear connection to the Student Learning Plan.

English Language Arts Games and Resources

  • Apples to Apples Junior
  • Boggle Junior
  • Alphabet Bingo
  • Silly Sentences by DK Games
  • Novels and stories – The Read-Aloud Revival has fantastic read-aloud suggestions!

Math Manipulatives and Games

  • Base 10 blocks
  • Pattern blocks
  • Cash register and Canadian money
  • Math games – Sum Swamp, Qwirkle, Blokus, Yahtzee

Science Kits and Games

  • Educational K’Nex or educational LEGO kits
  • Animal Tracks by Young Scientists Club
  • Snap Circuits

Geography and Social Studies Games

  • 10 Days in … by Out of the Box
  • Ticket to Ride
  • Map puzzles
  • Civitas: The Government Card Game by Bright Ideas Press

Art Games

  • Go Fish for Art Card Games

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