Use the links below to access a large catalog of online educational resources to keep kids learning while having fun!
|Storyline Online||The SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s award-winning children’s literacy website, Storyline Online, streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations.||storylineonline.net|
|The Big List of Children's Authors Doing Online Read Alouds & Activities||With kids at home and parents looking for educational activities, many of our favorite authors are offering online read alouds and activities on social media. We’ve rounded up over 50 of the best virtual author activities.||wearetechers.com|
|Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems||Brought to you by the Kennedy Center||youtube.com|
|Brightly Storytime||Read Aloud Books for children of all ages||youtube.com|
|HarperKids Storytime Read Aloud||Read Aloud books from HarperKids||youtube.com|
|Kate Messner||Below, you’ll find a growing collection of resources that include everything from first-chapter and picture book read-alouds (all shared with permission!) to drawing and writing mini-lessons. Be sure to check back often, as new resources will be added every day.||katemessner.com|
|STEAM Activities||Welcome to STEAM Powered Family! Here we are constantly looking for ways to foster curiosity and a love of learning in our children, regardless of ability or history. With a focus on STEM and STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math), and positive children’s mental health practices, our goal is to foster resilient, healthy minds.||steampoweredfamily.com|
|Easy Peasy and Fun Flower Rings||Make these cute rings and use the website to find other fun activities.||easypeasyandfun.com|
|Preschool Inspirations||Kid Yoga Videos||preschoolinspirations.com|
|Two weeks worth of Fun and Easy Science Experiments from Milwaukee with Kids||To keep the learning going, try one of these science experiments each day. They each take about 30 minutes, and use super simple ingredients from around the house.||mkewithkids.com|
|Coronavirus Relief Packs PreK-5||FREE Coronavirus Relief Packs are now available for Preschool through 5th Grade. Each download includes worksheets, activities, songs, and videos for all subjects: |
IMPORTANT: The download is a .zip file. You must be on a computer or laptop to save it.
|100 Silly Drawing Prompts||thearetofeducation.edu|
|Hogwarts Digital Escape Room||You can complete this escape room as a family or individual, you can compete against friends and try it multiple times. Just make sure you have fun!|
We recommend opening this escape room in a separate web browser so you don't lose progress when clicking on necessary links.
|List of Education Companies Offering Free Subscriptions during COVID-19||kidsactivitiesblog.com|
|25 Minute Kids Workout||Come on Mom & Dad, do it with them!||youtube.com|
Virtual Field Trips
|Kansas City Zoo Penguin Habitat||The Kansas City Zoo is offering a unique way to pass the time while at home– a 24-hour live stream featuring the penguins at Helzberg Penguin Plaza.||youtube.com|
|British Museum, London||This iconic museum located in the heart of London allows virtual visitors to tour the Great Court and discover the ancient Rosetta Stone and Egyptian mummies.||https://britishmuseum.withgoogle.com/|
|Guggenheim Museum, New York||Tour the Guggenheim’s famous spiral staircase without ever leaving home. From there, you can discover incredible works of art from the Impressionist, Post-Impressionist, Modern and Contemporary eras.||artsandculture.google.com|
|J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles||European artworks from as far back as the 8th Century can be found in this California art museum.||https://artsandculture.google.com/|