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Home Schooling Resources to Use During School Shutdown for COVID-19

Laura Schwartz is a licensed Realtor in VA, D.C. and MD with McEnearney Associates in McLean. Reach the office at 703-790-9090.

I’m sure you’ve seen the suggested color coded daily schedule circling Facebook in an attempt to keep the kids on a learning path during this shutdown.

In reality, it’s probably more like the one that has a block for “iPad” every other hour. While I’m sure some days will be easier than others — thanks to the good weather we’ve been having — I have pulled together a list of resources you can use to help come up with teachable moments with your kids.

There are a bunch of companies giving away their resources for free this month so use them if you have access!

Here’s a longer list of free resources and another.

Hope you stay healthy, friends!

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