LOTS of parents are suddenly home with their kiddos…here are some links that include TONS of free fun learning options for all ages. Maybe just pick and post your favorites or post a couple each day:
The San Diego Zoo has a website just for kids with amazing videos, activities, and games. Enjoy the tour! https://kids.sandiegozoo.org/
Tour Yellowstone National Park!
Explore the surface of Mars on the Curiosity Rover.
This Canadian site FarmFood 360 offers 11 Virtual Tours of farms from minks, pigs, and cows, to apples and eggs. https://www.farmfood360.ca/
Indoor Activities for busy toddlers
Play games and learn all about animals
Play with fave show characters and learn too https://pbskids.org/
Travel to Paris, France to see amazing works of art at The Louvre with this virtual field trip.
This Virtual Tour of the Great Wall of China is beautiful and makes history come to life.
Math and Reading games https://www.funbrain.com/
Phonics skills https://www.starfall.com/h/
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.
Read, play games, and hang out with Dr. Seuss https://www.seussville.com/
300,000+ FREE printable worksheets from toddlers to teens https://www.123homeschool4me.
Geography and animals
Math practice from counting to algebra and geometry http://www.mathscore.com/
Fave kids books read by famous people https://www.storylineonline.
Crafts, activities, mazes, dot to dot, etc, https://www.allkidsnetwork.
High school chemistry topics https://www.acs.org/content/
Math and reading games https://www.abcya.com/
Math and language games https://www.arcademics.com/
Hands on Elem science videos https://www.backpacksciences.
Fun games, recipes, crafts, activities https://www.highlightskids.
ClickSchooling brings you daily recommendations by email for entertaining websites that help your kids learn. https://clickschooling.com/
Math as a fun part of your daily family routine http://bedtimemath.org/
Games to get “into the book” https://reading.ecb.org/
Online history classes for all ages preteen through adults https://school.
Elem Math through 6th grade https://boddlelearning.com/
Educational games K-12 https://www.breakoutedu.com/
?Digital archive of history https://www.bunkhistory.org/
?Test Prep for SAT, ACT, etc. https://www.
?Resources for Spanish practice https://www.difusion.com/
?Chinese learning activities https://chalkacademy.com/
?Music is for everyone https://musiclab.
?Science, Math, Social Studies https://www.ck12.org/student/
?Grammar practice for middle grades https://www.classroomcereal.
?Daily free science or cooking experiment to do at home.http://www.clubscikidzmd.
?Reading passages for grades 3-12, with reading comprehension and discussion questions. https://www.commonlit.org/
?Vocabulary, grammar, listening activities and games in Spanish, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Korean, and Latin. https://conjuguemos.com/
?35,000 pages of online content on the cultures and countries of the world. https://www.countryreports.
?K-5th Science lessons https://mysteryscience.com/
?Tons of free classes from leading universities and companies https://www.coursera.org/
?Free printable K-8 Reading and Math activity packs (available in English and Spanish) https://www.
?Digital learning content for preschool through high school https://www.curriki.org/
?A wide range of math content from middle school through AP Calculus. https://deltamath.com/overview
?Day-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing. https://classroommagazines.
?Printable board games, activities and more for phonics and reading all using evidence-based methods. Can be customized to any student’s needs including creating flashcards for other subjects. https://dogonalogbooks.com/
?Carmen Sandiego videos, stories, and lessons for all subject areas https://www.carmensandiego.
?Free Printables for PreK-2nd Grade https://www.
?Free printables library with activities for children 0-6 https://www.
?Elem Math games, logic puzzles and educational resources https://www.mathplayground.
?Introductory and intermediate music theory lessons, exercises, ear trainers, and calculators. https://www.musictheory.net/
?Improve your typing skills while competing in fast-paced races with up to 5 typers from around the world. https://www.nitrotype.com/
?Illustrated recipes designed to help kids age 2-12 cook with their grown-ups. Recipes encourage culinary skills, literacy, math, and science. https://www.nomsterchef.com/
?80+ do at home science activities https://elementalscience.com/
?Quick & easy at home projects curated for kids 2 and up
?Science simulations, scientist profiles, and other digital resources for middle school science and high school biology
?Kid-friendly workouts — choose from Strength for Kids, Agility for Kids, Flexibility and Balance for Kids, Warm-Up for Kids, Cooldown for Kids, Stand Up and Move for Kids, OR create your own custom kid workout. https://app.sworkit.com/
?Next Generation Science video game focused on middle school where students directly engage in science phenomena as they solve problems. https://www.tytoonline.com/
?National Geographic Young Explorers is a magazine designed specifically for kindergarten and first grade students. Children can listen to the magazine being read to them as they follow along with the highlighted text. https://ngexplorer.cengage.
?Guide to gardening for kids https://web.extension.
?Immerse yourself in cryptography https://www.cryptoclub.org/
?Tons of science experiments that you can do at home
?An interactive way to learn history
?Tests kids’ geography skills. Using images from Google’s Street View, it plops players down in the middle of the street and asks them to figure out where they are. https://www.geoguessr.com/
?A large selection of fun songs to help teach preschool and kindergarten students https://www.songsforteaching.
?No need to travel to one of the Smithsonian’s zoos or museums — this website brings your child everything from live video of the National Zoo to the Smithsonian Learning Lab right to their screen https://www.si.edu/kids
?This interactive website, hosted by the U.S. Government Publishing Office, allows your child to see the ins and outs of the U.S. government by taking a series of learning adventures with none other than Benjamin Franklin. https://bensguide.gpo.gov/
?This NASA initiative covers a wide range of topics including weather, climate, atmosphere, water, energy, plants, and animals. https://climatekids.nasa.gov/
?From rainbows to tornadoes and winter storms to tsunamis, meteorologist Crystal Wicker breaks down the fascinating world of weather. http://www.weatherwizkids.com/
?Kids Think Design explores careers in fashion design, graphic design, interior design, book design, product design, film and theatre, architecture, animation, and environmental design. http://www.kidsthinkdesign.
?This educational website hosted by the Smithsonian Museum takes a deep dive into ocean life. https://ocean.si.edu/
?Brainscape offers over a million flashcard decks for every subject, entrance exam, and certification imaginable. https://www.brainscape.com/
?The Theta Music Trainer offers a series of online courses and games for ear training and music theory.
?Banzai exposes students to real-world financial dilemmas to teach them the importance of smart money management. https://www.teachbanzai.com/
?Innerbody explores the 11 bodily systems in depth. With interactive models and detailed explanations, this website will help them learn more about the internal mechanics of the amazing human body.https://www.innerbody.
?Alcumus is specifically designed to provide high-performing students with a challenging curriculum appropriate to their abilities https://artofproblemsolving.
?Find and fix learning gaps https://www.mobymax.com/
?Algebra games for kids https://www.dragonboxapp.com/
?Fractions practice http://www.mathchimp.com/
?Education for kids all topics https://www.ducksters.com
?Math and logic problems for ages 5 and up to adult
?Science podcasts to listen to with your kids https://medium.com/kidslisten/
?Alaskan Wildlife cams http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/
?Coding with Star Wars https://code.org/starwars
?Tons and tons and tons of games some learning some just fun https://www.crazygames.com/
?Crafts, projects, science, recipes for young children https://www.funology.com/
?Amphibian unit studies https://premeditatedleftovers.
?Engineering challenges with things you have at home
?Online photograph jigsaw puzzles You can set the pieces from 6-1000+ https://www.jigsawexplorer.
?Toddler and preschool age ideas https://preschoolinspirations.
?100 free online educational program ideas
?Bible story resources early childhood – 6th grade