Educational Resources

The following organizations are providing online learning opportunities through home school curriculum, virtual tours and GISD approved lesson plans.
Organization Website phone number Offering
  History & Literature    
GHF www.galvestonhistory.org/news/covid-19  409-765-3424 Online learning, Friday FB live lectures, resources 
Rosenberg Library www.facebook.com/RosenbergLibrary/  (409)763-8854 Virtual learning
Rosenberg Library Rosenberg Library Minecraft Server  (409)763-8854 Free Minecraft server for kids under 18
Moody Mansion Virtual Tour   Moody Mansion architectural tour
Moody Mansion Moody Mansion video   Galveston History
Bryan Museum  Virtual Museum Tour   (409) 632-7685 Educational virtual tours
  STEM    
GLO txgloeducation.com/texas-coast   Lesson plans about coastal Texas
Moody Gardens Just Coast: Explore Moody Gardens Podcast    Podcast, virtual animal encounters
Galveston Bay Foundation Galveston Bay Educational   Virtual STEM
Texas A&M Galveston https://www.tamug.edu/DynamicPositioning   Dynamic positioning technology
Texas A&M Galveston TAMU simulator   Maritime simulator
  Family Resources    
Galveston ISD Newsletter for Parents & Students 409-766-5100  
UTMB UTMB resource for kids   How to talk to kids about Coronavirus
Online Resources
Organization Website Offering
Houston Zoo www.facebook.com/houstonzoo/ Educational videos
Scholastic Learn at Home classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome at home curriculum
NASA www.jpl.nasa.gov/edu/news/column/teachable-moments/  Educational videos
123Homeschool4Me www.123homeschool4me.com/ free printables
Parade Magazine https://parade.com/1009774/stephanieosmanski/things-to-do-with-kids-during-coronavirus-quarantine/ family quarantine advice
Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary  https://flowergarden.noaa.gov We have free, downloadable coloring pages, puzzles, activities, lessons, and videos about corals, coral reefs, marine life, watershed
Kids Activites.com Harry Potter Digital Escape Room digital activities
freedomhomeschool Virtual Field Trip virtual field trip ideas
Draw with Rob youtube channel draw along video tutorials
Bill Nye the Science Guy www.billnye.com/the-science-guy Educational videos covering STEM lessons