Resources (COVID-19)

Online Resources for Students

COVID-19: Although our centres are currently closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we are still here for you! The wellbeing of our students is our main priority. If you need to speak with an academic advisor, social work technician or special education technician, please use the form below to make an appointment.

Online Learning Resources for Adult Education

List prepared by EPC, DBE, & RECIT consultants

 

Mathematics

Math Help Services

This learning platform has independent learning resources aligned to the Quebec curriculum, including video lessons and auto-corrected quizzes. Covers the CCBE and DBE program.

The Free Math Tutor

This website is brought to you by Doug Simmons. He has created Youtube videos to teach about math concepts for our Quebec adult education math curriculum. Covers the CCBE program and the DBE program for levels 3 and CST 4. This site is consistently being updated.

Grade 10 Math

Free online videos and practice exercises for CST IV Math

Khan Academy

Practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard (also available as an app)

CK-12

Learn K-12 STEM concepts. Includes interactive simulations, adaptive practice, & study guides. (Also available as an app)

Desmos

Online/app graphing calculator with pre-made examples. See this page for a list of activities tailored to the Quebec adult ed curriculum

Desmos

Online/app graphing calculator with pre-made examples. See this page for a list of activities tailored to the Quebec adult ed curriculum

Geogebra

Free online math tools/apps for graphing, geometry, & 3D modelling

PhET Interactive Simulations

Fun, free, interactive, research-based mathematics simulations

Science

Chalkbored

Resources for  TSC-4064 & Chemistry

Chemfiesta

Resources for TSC IV & Chemistry

The Physics Classroom

A set of instructional pages written in an easy-to-understand language and complemented by graphics and Check Your Understanding sections.

Khan Academy

Practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard (also available as an app)

CK-12

Learn K-12 STEM concepts. Includes interactive simulations, adaptive practice, & study guides. (Also available as an app)

PhET Interactive Simulations

Fun, free, interactive, research-based science simulations. See chemistry & physics. 

Crash Course Youtube playlists

Chemistry, Physics

The Physics Classroom

This website features lots of learning resources for physics students including video tutorials, interactive activities, and practice questions.

English

Digital Theatre Plus

Watch plays for free during school closures using username “distance” and password “learning”. 

Poetry foundation

Browse through a database of English poems.

Purdue OWL

Resources for writing, especially helpful for sec 4 & 5 

Montreal Gazette

English Montreal News

CBC Anna Maria Tremonti

CBC Podcasts

ESL Bits

Audio Stories, Interviews, Songs

English Club

Grammar, Vocabulary, Pronunciation, Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing.

BBC Teach Skillswise English

Reading, writing, spelling, word grammar, sentence grammar, speaking, and listening exercises.

Basic English

Duolingo

A guided way for students to learn a new language. 

Memrise

An interactive way to learn a new language through video in bite-sized chunks. 

News in plain English for ESL speakers

Allows students to obtain current news in simplified English.

Voice of America

Current events & English lessons in audio, text, & video format.

Randall’s ESL Cyber Listening Lab

Basic English listening activities to improve comprehension and vocabulary.

ELLO (English Listening Lessons Online)

Offers over 2,500 free listening lessons. Students can access activities for both beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels.

Learning Chocolate

A vocabulary learning platform for students to improve vocabulary and practice pronunciation.

Francisation

Phonétique CSDM

Pour pratiquer la phonétique et la prononciation.   

Site de Sylvie Auger de l’Université de Trois-Rivières

Exercices de grammaire et leur corrigé, dictées, etc. 

Bonjour de France!

Plusieurs exercices adaptés selon plusieurs niveaux (A1 à C1) et selon les compétences que l’on veut travailler.  

CCDMD

Exercices interactifs pour apprenants allophones. 

TV5 Monde

Exercices adaptés selon différents niveaux (A1 à B2).  

Français langue seconde

Aquila

Free access to online K12 leveled French audiovisual read-aloud books using username “aquilafrench” and password “Mike845!”. 

Éducaloi – Éducation aux adultes

These French resources help students learn about various laws and rights in Quebec.

Le site Alloprof

Ressources pour ameliorer vos competences en lecture, à l’orale, et à l’écriture.

Clè Montréal

Les différentes activités proposées sont conçues pour des adultes en processus d’alphabétisation au Québec. 

Podcast diffusé par France Culture

Émissions de radio de 3 à 5 min sur l’actualité. Transcription intégrale incluse.

Duolingo

This gamified app can help you learn French. It will adapt lessons to your abilities and give you immediate feedback.

Reverso

Online grammar & spell checker, also has translation & dictionary & conjugation features

General exercises

Topics include accords, classes des mots, phrases, vocabulaire, ordre alpha & lettres, sons, conjugaison, homophones, compréhension de textes

Grammar exercises

Developed by Sylvie Auger at UQTR, click on “outils pédagogique”

Lingua.com

3 levels of reading exercises with questions (also available in PDF)

Podcast français facile

Lots of great listening exercises of various difficulty with transcript & questions

Histoire du Québec et du Canada

History of Quebec & Canada resource center

Website created by LBPSB. Students can review HST-4016 & HST-4017 course content and practice with test questions.

Canadian Encyclopedia

Confused about a topic, event, or person in Canadian history? Find more info here.

Services d’intégration social (SIS)

Endeavour Online

Website brought to you by the Endeavour Program at Place Cartier Adult Education Centre (LBPSB). Free activities for SI students related to reading, writing, art, music, fitness, and life skills.

Intégration socioprofessionnelle (ISP)

ABC Life Literacy

Financial literacy, health literacy, workplace literacy, family literacy. This site provides a variety of reader-friendly, accessible, and printable activity books designed specifically for adult learners.

Autism Speaks – Employment Tool Kit

Tools and tips for finding and preparing for a job. While this resource was designed for persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder, the kit is great for everyone.

Self-Determination Survey

This resource includes tutorials on the concept of “self-determination” as well as self-assessment tools for a person to identify their current level of self-determination. This is a crucial step toward understanding one’s life goals, oneself, and one’s relationship to the world.

ReadWriteThink

This site includes a clear graphic organizer for preparing a CV as well as sample CVs and accompanying cover letters for high school and adult education students alike.

Directory of Semi-skilled Trades

A list from the MEES for students to explore the kinds of jobs they can do upon completing their SVI training program.

Ordinateurs

GCF Global

Online tutorials to learn about Office software like Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Access

Online Resources for
Adult Education Teachers

Covid-19 Informations

All you need to know

Following the directives announced by Premier François Legault regarding the Coronavirus pandemic, as of May 25, 2020 in all ACCESS Centres:

•Practical on-site courses with students in attendance (all groups must be under 15) in AGE and VT will continue
•E-learning will be favored for all theoretical aspects of programs and courses in AGE and VT
•Exams will take place in attendance, for FP or FGA in groups of less than 15
•Students must visit the website regularly for more information

Riverside School Board, its schools and centers, apply the general prevention measures from public health Québec. For more information regarding temporary school and centre closure, pedagogical resources, community resources, press releases, emergency daycare services, Q & A, and more, please visit https://www.rsb.qc.ca/coronavirus-covid-19-2/

PREVENTION

Recognized hygiene measures are recommended for everyone:

  • Wash your hands often with soap under warm running water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Use an alcohol-based hand rub if soap and water are not available.
  • Practice proper cough and sneeze etiquette:
    • Cover your mouth and nose with your arm to reduce the spread of germs.
    • If you use a tissue, dispose of it as soon as possible and wash your hands afterward.

If you are worried or anxious about the coronavirus, you can contact the InfoSocial 811 psychosocial telephone consultation service. It is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Source Government of Québec

If you have traveled outside Canada, it is important to monitor your health when you return to Canada. While abroad, you may have come in contact with the novel coronavirus. PHAC asks that you monitor your health for fever, cough, and difficulty breathing for 14 days after you arrive in Canada. If you have these symptoms, call the public health authority in the province or territory you are in to inform them. They will provide advice on what you should do.

Source Government of Canada

Hand hygiene