Department of Defense Education Activity

Learning at Home

Grades K - 5
Getty Museum for Kids and Families
Educational resources for families: Preparing for Your Visit, Family Events and Activities, To Do at Home.
Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) - Websites for Kids
A list of parent and student resource websites. MTNA offers this overview of selected websites that teachers might find helpful for augmenting lesson materials-particularly to enhance those six practice days between lessons!
National Gallery of Art (NGA)
Educational resources for families: Family Programs at the National Gallery of Art are based on a philosophy of slowing down, focusing on one work of art, developing observation and thinking skills, inspiring curiosity and wonder, and fostering collaboration between children and adults.

Grades 6-12
Free Drama
Free theatre resources for actors, directors, teachers and students – monologues, short play scripts, online acting school.
Reader's Theater
Readers Theater is a dramatic presentation of a written work in a script form. Readers read from a "script" and reading parts are divided among the readers. No memorization, costumes, blocking, or special lighting is needed.
Theatre Folk
A free collection of 1028 theatre trivia questions covering 14 categories: Plays, playwrights, stagecraft, musicals, theatre eras, etc.

Contact Information:

DoDEA Fine Arts Instructional Systems Specialist
4800 Mark Center Drive
Alexandria VA 22350-1400
Phone: 571-372-6027