Hilltown Families


Families with young children and early childhood educators will discover an abundance of online educational resources at the Massachusetts Department of Early Education’s Resources for Early Learning! Lesson plans and activity suggestions offer support for encouraging young learners to develop essential skills.

Hurricane Sandy and Halloween Offer Learning Opportunities Online Hurricane Sandy might have schools closed while we await her arrival, but the learning can continue at home (so long as you have power!). Check out these online resources to brush up on math, chemistry, physiology, language arts and world & local history: MATH After you’ve battening down the shutters and have prepared your home & family for Hurricane Sandy (and still have power),… Read More

Web Review:  Asian-Pacific Heritage Month “You and your students can celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage month [May] by taking a trip to Asia with a host of original EDSITEment lesson plans and reviewed Internet resources.” Includes lesson plans on Angkor Wat haiku Chinese zodiac Indian epics (such as “The Ramayana”) George Orwell’s essay on life in Burma and more! From EDSITEment, a joint project of the National Endowment for the Humanities and other… Read More

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