Library Resources

Library ResourcesLibrary Lending and Reference Books and Games are available year round at the Acton Public Library. Lending resources include Grade 3-4 Math and Science Activity Kits at the Children's Department. Ask for the PIP Take-home Kits from the librarian at the front desk. Many kits include Portuguese, Korean, and Russian translations. Reference resources include Grade 1-8+ Math Books and Kits in the Reference Section of the Acton Memorial Library. Other Lending Kits are available during the school year at the Douglas School Library. Learn more...

Web Resources

PIP offers many online science and math games. The following web resources take you to the Acton Public Schools (APS) and Acton-Boxborough Regional School (ABRHS) Districts' curriculum website.

Web Resources   APS K-6 Curriculum Guidelines
  APS Math Curriculum
  APS Science Curriculum
  APS Technology Curriculum
  APS Student Resources
  APS Student Search Engines

PIP Resources

PIP Resources PIP resources includes handouts, instructions and games from PIP events like Market Math, Star Party and Family Math Game Night. These handouts help you extend the fun from PIP events. Want to play Skittles Math at home? How about directions for Domino Math or KenKen? Make your own Star Party with a StarFinder chart and the recipe for Star Party chili.


Museum of Science
New England Aquarium
Worcester EcoTarium
Acton Discovery Museums
Acton Memorial Library
Library Museum Passes
Butterfly Place

Online Learning

MIT: Free OpenCourseWare for High School Students & Teachers
MIT BLOSSOMS: Free STEM Videos & STEM Education Links


Minuteman Math Circle
MetroWest Mathematics

Extra Help

Preventing the Summer Slide
AB Summer School
Huntington Learning Center, K-12
Sylvan Learning Center, K-12
Sylvan Special Offers
Kaplan SAT Prep
Tutor Database
Finding a Tutor
Tips: Middle School Math

See Also

Library Resources
Web Resources
PIP Resources

Increasing Community Involvement in Science, Technology, Engineering & Math Education (STEM) K-12