How to Keep Kids Engaged at Home-Resources
Finding yourself in some weird undefined new norm? Well, you’re not alone. The world has been thrown in a box shuffled up and turned upside down. So now with just days notice many of us are thrown into a brand new environment with little to no guidance. We’ve got kids home, no schedules, no activities, no outside adventures, parents working from home it’s a little crazy. With all this, we’re left with one simple yet complex question on everyone’s mind. How to keep kids engaged at home.
We have no idea how long this will last. A few weeks? A few months? Who knows. So might as well make the best of it and take advantage of some AWESOME resources out there right now. And the best part? Most of them are free. So let’s see what we have.
Josh Gad read aloud with all the voices
Shark Story Hour
Check out the videos for their shark storytime followed by Q&A
Story time with Betty White
Pete the Cat
New York Public Library
This could be really fun to explore in general and maybe even more so for older individuals. Have fun.
BalletNova Center for Dance
Arts & Crafts
Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems
Ary History Kids
Virtual Field Trips
12 Famous Museums
Winchester Mystery House
Georgia Aquarium Webcam
South Florida Eagle Cam
Check out this virtual marine biology camp here.
Comprehensive lists of resources
This is a HUGE list of various resources that are available right now. Probably has something for everyone somewhere on this list.
Color Coded by activity by time slot
This one is a cool find for me personally. Not sure how I feel about yet another subscription but if you dreamed of going to see the shows I can tell you this is probably a cheaper easier way right now.