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Author/Illustrators Live!

Parents – if you’re on any of the various social media platforms, many authors are doing live read alouds and other activities! Check out the following authors and illustrators:

  • Mac Barnett (Extra Yarn, Sam and Dave Dig a Hole) – Instagram
  • Ben Clanton (Narwhal and Jellyfish series) – Facebook
  • James Dean (Pete the Cat) – Instagram
  • Dan Gutman (My Weird School, Genius Files) – Facebook
  • RJ Palacio (Wonder) – Twitter
  • Peter Reynolds (The Dot, Ish) – Facebook

Free Academic/Enrichment Activities

Local Resources

Mouse Skills

Typing Skills

The following websites have free touch typing programs, with the exception of Type to Learn, which requires a username and password to login. All BH students in grades 3, 4, and 5 have access to Type to Learn. The username/password are their Fairport username/password. If you are having trouble accessing it, please email KeySeeker is a better fit for our younger students and a great way to work on letter matching as well!