Available Resources During the COVID-19 Break

Miscellaneous

How to talk to your kids about the coronavirus

https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-coronavirus

Supporting individuals with autism

https://afirm.fpg.unc.edu/supporting-individuals-autism-through-uncertain-times

Virtual Fieldtrips

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1SvIdgTx9djKO6SjyvPDsoGlkgE3iExmi3qh2KRRku_w/mobilebasic

100 Activities to do at home

https://entertainkidsonadime.com/2020/03/13/100-activities-to-do-at-home-during-school-closures/

20 Five minute speech therapy activities

https://www.home-speech-home.com/twenty-5-minute-speech-therapy-activities-you-can-do-at-home.html

30 Scavenger hunts

https://buggyandbuddy.com/30-free-printable-scavenger-hunts-for-kids/

275 Enrichment activities

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KCFnWreu4v7VoO3NbgP-Qcq2LyE1FvliYSoiTLRY7Qg/htmlview?usp=sharing&usp=embed_facebook&sle=true

12 Virtual museum tours

https://www.travelandleisure.com/attractions/museums-galleries/museums-with-virtual-tours

Ranger Rick free subscription

https://rangerrick.org/freedigital/

Imagineering in a box

https://disneyparks.disney.go.com/blog/2019/08/walt-disney-imagineering-partners-with-khan-academy-to-bring-you-imagineering-in-a-box/

15 Broadway plays and musicals

http://www.playbill.com/article/15-broadway-plays-and-musicals-you-can-watch-on-stage-from-home

Chrome Extension

https://www.controlaltachieve.com/2016/10/special-needs-extensions.html

At home activities

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1a4Ct_2vJe4fjHBi5qzfKqSkOtrTicjOH/view

Coding for kids

https://codewizardshq.com/coding-for-kids-free/

Home learning packets

http://www.breezyspecialed.com/2020/03/distance-home-learning-packets-and.html

Mindfulness for kids

https://www.mindfulschools.org/free-online-mindfulness-class-for-kids/

19 Museum exhibits

https://www.pbs.org/newshour/arts/19-immersive-museum-exhibits-you-can-visit-from-your-couch

Museums, aquariums and zoos

https://detroit.cbslocal.com/2020/03/18/stuck-at-home-museums-aquariums-zoos-offer-virtual-tours-during-coronavirus-outbreak/

Scholastic learn from home

https://www.wfla.com/community/health/coronavirus/scholastic-releases-daily-learning-courses-for-kids-home-from-school-amid-coronavirus/

Khan Academy

https://www.khanacademy.org/

Education companies offering free subscriptions at this time

https://kidsactivitiesblog.com/135609/list-of-education-companies-offering-free-subscriptions/

STEM/Science/Math

NASA space place

https://spaceplace.nasa.gov/

NASA media library

https://www.diyphotography.net/nasa-makes-entire-media-library-publicly-accessible-copyright-free/

2 weeks of fun and easy science experiments

https://www.mkewithkids.com/post/here-are-two-weeks-worth-of-fun-and-easy-science-experiments

Daily STEM

http://dailystem.com/resources/

Kennedy Space Center free activities

https://www.mynews13.com/fl/orlando/attractions/2020/03/18/kennedy-space-center-offering-free-online-activities-amid-closure

25 math activities for kids who hate math

https://kidsactivitiesblog.com/70504/math-games-for-kids/

Best math websites

https://www.weareteachers.com/best-math-websites/

Reading

Reading challenge

https://www.weareteachers.com/coloring-reading-challenge/

Readtopia

https://learningtools.donjohnston.com/product/readtopia/request-1/

6,000 children’s books

https://kidsactivitiesblog.com/136356/6000-historical-childrens-books/

Physical Activity

Yoga

https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

Online exercise

https://ymca360.org/

Fitness and fluency

http://bit.ly/freeFFvideos

American Heart Association Resources Provided

Home Activities

1. Get the Whole Family Moving at Home

2. Dance it out

3. Heart Hero Moves

4. Jumping Rope Skills

5. Homework with Heart

6. Wacky Word Games

7. Get Cooking!

8. NFL PLAY 60: Huddle Up and Get Moving!

9. Heart Hero Coloring Sheets

10. Get Moving with the PLAY 60 app

Recipes

1. Berry Nuts Granola Bars

2. Homestyle Chicken Noodle Soup

3. Ranch Chive Popcorn

4. Tropical Fruit Smoothie

5. Chunky Marinara with Pasta

6. Sweet and Spicy Veggie Dip

7. Frozen Yogurt Pops

8. Raspberry Lemonade Slushy

9. Southern Cornbread

10. Sweet and Sour Chicken

Tips for Parents

1. Physical Activity Recommendations for Kids

2. Limit Screen Time

3. Take Action to Control Stress

4. When is the best time of day to exercise?

5. Fruit and Veggie Toolkit for Kids

6. How to Sneak in More Vegetables

7. Fresh, Frozen and Canned Can All be Healthy

8. Fight Stress with Healthy Habits

9. Tips to Keep Your Whole Family Active

10. Meditation