Parents and guardians on a homeschooling roll can keep the momentum going through languid summer months by accessing online educational resources. Options are aplenty, but 10 that garner attention include:

1. ABC Mouse, for ages 2-8: The site is free for 30 days, and a current subscription is offered at 49% off. Kids enter a Learning Path and have the option of participating in more than 850 lessons across 10 levels. abcmouse.com


2. Khan Academy: A donation-supported nonprofit with a stated mission “to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.” Offered free are lessons and help aids in such topics as math (K-12 through early college), grammar, science, history, AP and SAT prep, and more. khanacademy.org


3. Kahoot: With shared learning games accessed and played by thousands around the globe, this free site also has a fun “Kahoot of the Week,” a game that encourages weekly competition. kahoot.com


4. Scholastic: Its new Learn at Home website offers free daily courses geared toward grade and middle schoolers. classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html


5. FunBrain: All kinds of games to challenge and engage kids are available for reading, math skills and more; plus, there are entertaining educational videos. funbrain.com


6. National Geographic for Kids: A range of free videos, brain boosters,and games encourage observation and exploration of surroundings as well as responsibility toward nature, animals and the environment. kids.nationalgeographic.com


7. The Old Farmer’s Almanac for Kids: Besides providing a daily calendar with date, local weather and moon phase, this site provides more than 40 free stories and activities for kids, such as “The Brain: Your Own Personal Supercomputer,” and downloadable, informational sheets with brain teasers, jokes and vocabulary. almanac.com/kids


8. Daily Teaching Tools: The free site has 180 journal prompts to keep kids writing. dailyteachingtools.com


9. 7 Little Words: Free daily puzzler promotes word building based on a crossword puzzle-like model. 7littlewords.com


10. Daily Grammar: This free site covers grammar rules in hundreds of easy-to-understand, short lessons with a quiz at the end of each segment. dailygrammar.com