COVID 19 Resources

Information

Information is rapidly changing, and the Boston Public Health Commission will update this page as new and relevant information becomes available.
www.boston.gov/news/coronavirus-disease-covid-19-boston

You can find guidance and tips from the Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) here.
www.boston.gov/departments/public-health-commission/coronavirus-guidance

211  –  United Way Hotline for Consumers

United Way supports 211, a free and confidential service that helps people across North America find the local resources they need 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

www.unitedway.org/our-impact/featured-programs/2-1-1

Food for Children
and Food Resources

Pick up sites listed.
www.bostonpublicschools.org/coronavirus

The City of Boston in partnership with Project Bread, YMCA of Greater Boston, Boston Centers for Youth and Families, and other community organizations will also be providing free meals to Boston families at various locations and times across the city. More locations may become available.

If you need additional food resources, you can contact
Project Bread’s Food Source Hotline at
1-800-645-8333

Education

Ms. Donahue’s Morning Message

A new one every school day!
On school days, Ms. Donahue will post a hand written Morning Message with an interesting fact from history.
There will also be links to websites so that you can further explore the topic(s) in the message.

sites.google.com/newton.k12.ma.us/donahue/routines/morning-message

Resource for Chromebooks for home

We are providing chromebooks to bps students who do not have consistent access to a computer at home. Please fill out the form in your language and then an email will be sent with details about delivery/pick-up.

www.bostonpublicschools.org

The Learning Network

Teach and Learn With The Times:
Resources for Bringing the World Into Your Classroom
Supplemental prompts for family discussion (instead of arguing over dinner, why not a discussion?)
www.nytimes.com/section/learning

Supporting Students During a School Closure​

Online and printable materials for our scholars. It has grade level materials in Reading and Math (in English and Spanish). This can be sent electronically to families…. they can also set up accounts so that students can do the work online.

www.curriculumassociates.com

PBS Learning Media

PBS is partnering with BPS on providing standards based, grade level material that is easily accessible. It is broken down into content and grade level. The lessons are really interactive… the younger students may really enjoy them.

mass.pbslearningmedia.org

Exercise & Wellness

Exercise

Peloton app – Free app for 90 days.
Exercise, Strengthening, Yoga, Running classes and motivation

Free tennis training site (3 weeks)

We want to help our fellow tennis coaches during these difficult times, so we are making our famous
Tennis drills libray with over 2,000 drills & 70+ courses availiable for FREE for a limited time.
Tennis Drills

Mindfulness, Stress and Calming

3pm daily, a free 10 minute meditation for our sanity and re-centering
www.tenpercent.com/live