Explore some of these great resources!

 

Websites

Wide Open School – Hosted by Common Sense Media, this is a large collection of learning opportunities available to families and teachers.

CBC Kids – Information, videos, and games

PBSKids.org – Videos and games

Scholastic Learn at Home

Lego: Let’s Build Together – Fun and games with Lego online!

Entertain Kids On a Dime – 100 activities to do at home; includes crafts and games

ABDOZoom – Online research for beginning readers includes a read-aloud option and vocabulary assistance [Free until the end of June]

Growing Book By Book – A list of “Online Read-alouds, Story Times, Singalongs, and Illustrating Tutorials To Do From Home”

National Geographic for Kids – Most of the site is accessible at no cost.

Oxford Owl for Home – Literacy and numeracy activities and games, plus free ebooks!

Fresh Air Learning – Outdoor activities and crafts

Funbrain.com – Games, videos, reading, playground, mathzone

Storytime from Space – Astronauts read to you from space!

Kidsactivities.com – Here’s a list of Education companies offering free subscriptions right now. Note: Many of these companies are American, and there may be restrictions for Canadians.

Audible Stories – Free audio stories right now

Brainpop.com – Activities for all academic areas

Starfall.com – Practice phonics skills with these read-along stories.

Highlights Kids – Articles, games, and cool science experiments

ABC YA – Math and reading games

Time For Kids – Register here for Time’s online magazine for kids. It contains news, worksheets, and quizzes.

This Reading Mama – Hands-on learning for home or school

The Measured Mom – Learning at home

Mystery Doug – Science info and videos for K-5. Also available on Facebook.

 

Stories

Dav Pilkey at Home – The author of the popular Captain Underpants and Dogman books, invites kids to draw and have fun with him.

Storytime with Ryan & Craig – Also available on Youtube, Facebook, and other social media platforms.

The French Experiment – Read-alongs in French

Storyline Online – A large collection stories read by celebrities. Also available as an app.

Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems – Children’s book author/illustrator Mo Willems helps children be creative.

If I Built a School – Chris Van Dusen reads his children’s book.

For more read-alouds by authors and celebrities, search #savewithstories on Instagram and #operationstorytime on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Youtube.

 

Fun

Watch penguins explore the aquarium

Romper.com – A list of virtual rides

Canada’s Wonderland – Free virtual rides!

Disney Virtual Rides – Disney’s Youtube channel

 

 

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