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Parent Resources - Elementary School

Parent Resources - Elementary School

These resources are for parents to review/use in support of their child's growth and development should they wish. Please note that the Bucks County Intermediate Unit #22 is not responsible for the content of these other website or materials, nor does their inclusion here represent agreement with the information or support of the organization. 


BBC History for Kids - Games, quizzes and fact sheets take kids on a journey through time.

Bucks County Free Library - An extensive collection of materials and community activities for PreK to adulthood.

CoolMath4Kids - For ages 3-12 offfering online games designed to help learn early numeracy skills, addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

Discovery Kids - Games, puzzles, activities, and quizzes get kids involved in learning something new without it feeling like work.

Every Kid Outdoors - Allows U.S. fourth graders and family members free access to over 2,000 federal lands and waters so you can discover our wildlife, resources, and history.

Exploratorium - A website that teaches kids about science and art in new ways.

FUNBRAIN - For preschoolers to 8th graders, offering math, reading, online books, and learning games.

How Stuff Works - When your child wants to know why the sky is blue, how a tornado forms, or any number of other questions they come up with on a daily basis, head on over to How Stuff Works.

Make Me Genius -  Videos that cover a variety of subjects, such as physics for kids, photosynthesis, the nervous system, solar system, and electricity.

National Geographic Kids - Learn about animals, nature, different countries, see science experiments, and more. There’s even a “Little Kids” section for the younger explorers in your house. 

PBS Kids - Educational games and videos from a variety of PBS KIDS shows. 

Reading Buddies - For PreK to age 3, the show instructs three important underlying components of skillful word reading: phonological awareness, letter names/sounds, and blending sounds to decode words accurately.

Starfall - Exploration, play and positive reinforcement around language arts and mathametics for children in preK - 3rd grade.

The KIDZ Page - More than 5,000 pages of learning games and activities including online coloring pages, jigsaw puzzles, holiday sections, word games, and more.

Time for Kids - TIME for Kids is loaded with interesting articles, photos, and videos. Politics, the environment, entertainment, sports, and health are just some of the topics covered.


Bucks LIFE - A countywide program that works closely with families to offer invaluable support as well as provide information and referral resources.


Bethanna - Programs and services are dedicated to strengthen families, promote resilience, and offer hope in times of need.

Horizons Behavioral Health - Provide services to children with an emphasis on the strengths and needs of their support systems.

Lenape Valley Foundation - Services to support mental health, early intervention, and intellectual disabilities. 

Merakey - Services to support mental health, autism, intellectual disabilities, family services, and foster care.

Progressions - Access to individualized, strength-based, trauma-informed, quality behavioral health supports and services.

Warwick Family Services Maternal Child Consortium (MCC) - Organization committed to the provision of specialized programs to help guide children and families through times of emotional challenge to achieve healing.  

Disability Awareness

Disability Rights, Pennsylvania - Helps to access community services, MA, and education. Addresses ADA compliance, assistive technology, voting rights, legal issues, and situations of discrimination, abuse and neglect.

PA Family Network - Resources, advocacy, and workshops for persons with autism or an intellectual disablity and their families.

PEAL Center: Parent Education &Advocacy Leadership - Works with famlies, youth, and young adults with disabilities and special health care needs on their rights and advocating for themselves.

Other Resources

Child and Family Focus - Respite.

Family Service Association - Programs and services focused on preparing children and adolescents for the future.

PaTTAN: Supports for Families - A compliation of resources for families to support academics, behavior, technology use, and more.

Related Services

Cooking Up Good Speech - The site was developed to help kids speak well and eat well. Ideas, activities, recipes and product reviews in delicious posts.

Home Speech Home - Word lists, activities, and a list of apps to practice speech and language skills.

Storyplace - Provides children with the virtual experience of going to the Library and participating in the same types of activities the Library offers at its physical locations. 

Social-Emotional Learning

Milestone Behavioral - Wrap around autisic support, group therapy and outpatient therapy.

Potential, Inc. - Providing quality interventions for individuals with Autism.

Support Groups

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) - Provides support groups for people of all ages dealing with mental health challenges. Educational programs for schools and community.


Magellan Behavioral Health - Provides list of mental health providers for families with medical assistance.

NOVA Victim's Services - Programs to meet individual needs, including a victim hotline, interveiws with children of abuse, and trauma focused therapies.