PJ Library Story Hour
Tune in every day at 3:00 pm for a new story.
Talking with Kids about Racism
Since there is such a wealth of information available online, the PJ Library team has curated a selection for parents to get started with these discussions at home. This post is by no means an exhaustive list, and we will continue to update it as well as share pertinent posts, videos, and book lists on our Facebook page.
Click here for a spreadsheet of free educational resources.
Click here for a list of educational websites offering free subscriptions.
Click here for a reading list for grades K-2
Click here for suggested schedules for children of different ages.
Click here to watch full episodes of "Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum" from PBS Kids
Click here for the Scholastic learn at home tools for Pre-K through Grade 9.
Click here for fun, games and videos by grade from funbrain.com
Click here for free books from the Florida Electronic Library
Click here for a variety of resources from alldigitalschool.com
SCIENCE & MATH
Monterey Bay Aquarium
-Live Jelly Cam
Nasa Kids' Club
Frost Science Museum
-Learning Resources & Activities
-Miko the Turtle
Museum of Discovery & Science
-Ooey, Gooey, Chocolate Slime Video
-Other YouTube Videos
EXPLORE OUTDOORS WHILE STUCK INDOORS
An A to Z Guide to Learning about the Great Outdoors
For Pre-K to 2nd Grade
-Dream Box is an online K-8 math program that is free for the first 90 days.
-Jungle Island is offering free online lessons on animals, nature and the Everglades that are geared toward children ages 5 to 12. To access the online lessons, Click Here at 11 a.m. Monday-Friday.
-Mystery Science has pulled its most popular science lessons and is offering them free of charge.
Sea World Orlando
Virtual Farm Tour
Enjoy three different tours for different age groups. Click here to see the tour options.
MOVEMENT, PUPPETRY, ART & YOGA
Dance Off (from PA JCC)
Cosmic Kids Yoga
Center for Puppetry Arts @ Home
-The Miami Marlins have launched a new online tool where parents, students and teachers can get access to fun at-home activities, including coloring pages, word searches and player development tips.
-GoNoodle provides active screen time in which children can warm up their bodies, as well as engage their minds.
Young At Art
At home art activities
Physical Education for students and families
Michael's Craft Store
Need stay-at-home boredom busters for your little makers? We've got 'em! Click Here
Virtual Rides at Walt Disney World and Disneyland
Oh, you know you want to do this! Escape for a bit and take a ride on Space Mountain (and all your other favorites!). See all the rides here.
Livestream Art Classes for Kids
Cassie Stephens is an art teacher at Johnson Elementary School in Franklin, TN, and while her classroom is empty, she’s still bringing art lessons to kids all over by way of Instagram. Tune in Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. until schools are back in session. Take art classes here.
Kids Songs & Nursery Rhymes
Circle Time with Miss Sue
Fun & Educational Activities
-Teachers and parents can go to www.twinkl.com/offer and enter the code USATWINKLHELPS to gain complete access to Twinkl’s online library that includes more than 630,000 educational resources free to residents of the U.S.
- Click here to download edHelper.com’s free daily workbook. Workbooks can be printed out for parents who want to limit computer time.
IAC at Home
(Israel American Council) Click here.
Goodnight with Dolly Parton
Audible by Amazon
For as long as schools are closed, we're open. Right now, kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids.
OBSTACLE COURSE & SCAVENGER HUNTS
|Obstacle Course Ideas
School Skills Obstacle Course (Kindergarten)
Rainbow Scavenger Hunt
Explore the Outdoors Scavenger Hunt (Toddlers)
Back Yard Scavenger Hunt (ages 4-6)
Persil Wild Explorers App (free)
The FREE Persil Wild Explorers app is packed with over 100 fun activities to get the whole family outside.
Learn more here.