Distance Assistance- Stay In and Get Out

Did you know you can take a virtual field trip with your family? We have curated the best of the best so you can start traveling today!

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Join us for the Spring into Reading Challenge on Beanstack! We recommend that students read at least 20 minutes a day independently and this is a great way to motivate them. Not sure how your students log-on to Beanstack? Need books to read at home? No problem, head on over to LaunchPad  and visit Destiny Discover for a selection of OCPS e-books or use your Orange County Virtual Library Card to access thousands more. Click the links below to learn more. 
Travel the World

Join the OCPS Virtual World Tour, so you can stay in and get out! #OCPSDistanceAssistance. Each weekend in May, we invite families to "see" the world using Nearpod virtual field trips. Use any Chrome browser & message us a photo of your "travels". We'll randomly select one lucky family for a prize each week 

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High School Families: missing out on spring college tours? We have 50 virtual reality tours of national and international colleges and universities.  Each includes a chance for research, discussion, and reflection. 

Virtual Reality College and University Tours

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Looking for quality educational shows? Watch and Learn with PBS At-Home Learning available M-F from 6am-6pm. Programming is aligned to Florida Standards and is organized by grade level. Best of all each program includes optional at-home learning activities for families. Plan ahead! Click on the links below for schedule for the next two weeks.

Practice Keyboarding

What's faster paint drying or your child typing their assignment? Help them work smarter and finish faster by encouraging keyboarding practice. Learning to keyboard is as essential as handwriting for students in grades 3 and up. Check out these self-paced keyboarding practice lessons to get started today!