Things to Keep the Little Ones Occupied

 

Explore.org - dozens and dozens of animal webcams from all over the world, from cute kittens to elephants and lions.

Connect Kids to Nature with lesson plans that go with Explore.org's animal webcams.

123HomeSchool4Me - Free worksheets, hands-on activites,  printable games, and more to make learning FUN for toddlers through junior high.

Abdo Digital Bookshelf - Hundreds of free downloadable books

Amazing Educational Resources - Comprehensive List of Education Companies Offering Free Subscriptions

Spot the Space Station - get text alerts when the Space Station is visible!

Sky Watching Tips from NASA - you can still go outside, just practice social distancing!

Khan Academy offers Free lessons for ages K-college.

Khan Academy Kids offers fun educational programs for 2 through 7 year olds

Lunch Doodles With Mo Willems daily at 1:00 ET. 

Visit Seussville - Read, hang out, and play games with Dr. Seuss

National Geographic Kids - games, animals, videos and more!

Kid Friendly Workouts from Sworkit - Get them up and moving even if space is limited. 

100 Activites to do During School Closures

Mystery Science - mini-lessons and full length lessons on a variety of science topics for K-Grade 5.

Duolingo - free "bite-sized" language lessons for ages 10 and up

Carson-Dellosa Publishing - over 850 free printables for grades K-5

Active Home Open - tools for creating an Active Home - Physical Education and Physical Activity (Gr. K-5)

Active Home Open - tools for teaching Yoga and Mindfulness (Gr. K-5)

Maker Stations - 3 weeks of Maker Stations made with things around the house

Nomster Chef - illustrated recipes that will let kids "help" mom cook.

NASA Kids' Club - play games and learn about space and NASA

National Gallery of Arts Kids Zone entertaining and informative introduction to art and art history. 

P.E. With Joe - daily half hour workouts geared toward kids - no equipment required. 

Ocean's Initiative's - offering free virtual marine biology camp.

Free Camps:

-Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee
-YMCA Camp Ernst
-Camp Stomping Ground
-Camp Kitaki
-Camp Brave Trails
-St. Crispin’s Summer Camp
-Lazy F
-Girl Scouts of Colorado
-Camp Granite Lake
-Whippoorwill Farm Day Camp

 

Live webcams from zoos and aquariums:

    *  Georgia Aquarium,

    *  Monterey Bay Aquarium

    *  Atlanta Zoo Panda Cam

    *  Houston Zoo 

    *  National Aquarium

    *  San Diego Zoo

Virtual Trips and Tours

    *  Kenai Fjords National Park in Alaska

    *  Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park

    *  Carlsbad Caverns National Park in New Mexico

    *  Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah,

    *  Dry Tortugas National Park in Florida

    *  Buckingham Palace

   *  Galapagos Islands 

    *  The Great Wall of China

   *  Google's Arts & Culture - take a virtual tour of museums from all over the world!