Charlesbridge Activities and downloadables for titles by
Children's Museum of Pittsburgh Follow the Children's Museum of Pittsburghon Facebook to see a throwback collection of DIY posts and videos from the
MakeShop, including making a chair out of newspapers and a bag out of a
Children's Book Council Free access to loads of educational and fun resources for
parents and teachers.
Common Sense Media When kids have earned some screen time or
parents need a quick break, check out Common Sense Media for some
direction on recommended apps, books, TV shows, movies and more. For those not
familiar with Common Sense Media, reviews include tips on what parents need to
know, talking points and ratings, keeping age levels in mind.
CrayolaColoring pages, DIY crafts, and other at home activities, including live craft
Disney: Learn to Draw If
you're looking for a fun, creative way to add some Disney magic to your day,
Disney is sharing something special – a complete series of how-to tutorials on
drawing Mickey Mouse & friends through the years.
DK at Home Hub Free educational ad fun resources for kids and parents.
Destiny Free access to 1000 k-12th grade books
math, science, social
studies. Username Guest Password Follett
Laurie Berkner Band The best music, videos, and books for kids –
that grownups love, too! Her Facebook page offers educational videos, including
live "Berkner Breaks most weekdays at 10AM.
LivBits A schedule of live reading events
Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems The Kennedy Center's YouTube channel
presents Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems. Spend some time and create some fun
crafts with Mo Willems.
Mango Languages Little Pim Click
on this link to access language learning programs for children.
PBS Kids PBS Kids has compiled a list of specific
resources for talking to your child about coronavirus, including episodes of
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood and Sesame Street. The list is found here. In addition, parents
can sign up for a special PBS Kids newsletter with daily tips and activities to
try while the kids are at home. Sign-up at the PBS Kids website.
Peachtree Activity sheets, event kits, and reading
guides for kids of all ages.
Podyssey Fun and interesting podcasts to entertain and
educate kids (and parents!). Great screen-free entertainment the whole family
Ranger Rick Sign up for three months of free access to all
of Ranger Rick's games, jokes, videos, awesome animal articles, and more! This
offer is good through June 30, 2020.
Read, Wonder, and Learn! 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.
Reading is Fundamental This site was created to help parents and
childcare providers develop the language skills of infants, toddlers, and
preschoolers. The site includes nursery rhymes, fingerplays, games, and songs.
There is also a page for parents with videos and activities to encourage
Scholastic Learn at Home Even
when schools are closed, you can keep the learning going with these special
cross-curricular journeys. Every day includes four separate learning
experiences, each built around a thrilling, meaningful story or video. Kids can
do them on their own, with their families, or with their teachers. Just find
your grade level and let the learning begin!
Social Express A company focused on Social-Emotional Learning and
Career Path Exploration.
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. Readers
include Viola Davis, Chris Pine, Lily Tomlin, Kevin Costner, Annette Bening,
James Earl Jones, Betty White and dozens more.
for Kids TIME for Kids digital library is free for the rest of the
school year. As the world asks more of families and teachers, TIME for Kids
salutes you, and they're here to support you! TIME for Kids is in the unique
position to help kids understand this unprecedented moment.
Tumble Books Ebooks for little ones to enjoy. For a limited time from
Tumble Math Free
math ebooks for K-6th grades. For a limited time from Tumble Books.
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