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Tell Me a Story
Music videos with your favorite musicians, storybook read alouds, and much much more.
| Storyline Online|
Celebrities reading their favorite picture books. You can see the pictures and hear the story read aloud. A great substitute for story time!
Created and produced by parents of young children, WBUR's Circle Round adapts carefully-selected folktales from around the world into sound and music rich radio plays for kids ages 4-10.
An adventure series for the whole family. Listen together as our hero, the world-famous radio reporter Eleanor Amplified, foils devious plots and outwits crafty villains, all in pursuit of the big story…
| Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls|
Podcast fairy tale audio adventure about extraordinary real-life women throughout history. Based on the bestselling book series, tune in to experience an inspiring spectrum of female excellence.
|The Past and the Curious|
Despite the title, this isn’t a kids’ podcast about racing, and Vin Diesel is not the host. Instead, it features comedic actors performing little-known stories from history in a playful manner.
|Tips and Techniques to Draw Everything and Anything! |
By Jarrett Lerner
|Dav Pilkey at Home|
Have fun with some of your favorite characters from Dog Man and Captain Underpants! New activities, exciting videos, and more uploaded every Friday.
|Art Hub for Kids|
Drawing, painting, and origami video art lessons for kids 4-12+ divided by skill level. Learn to create everything from cupcakes to sharks to your favorite cartoon characters!
Get Up and Move!
| Cosmic Kids Yoga|
Yoga, mindfulness and relaxation designed specially for kids aged 3+, used in schools and homes all over the world.
Alex Horne, the Taskmaster(’s assistant), is here to make self isolating and social distancing slightly more bearable with entertaining #HomeTasking challenges.
| Go Noodle|
GoNoodle videos get kids moving to be their strongest, bravest, silliest, smartest, bestest selves.
Check out all kinds of science activities and lessons you can do from Mystery Science.
| Wow in the World|
Join hosts Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on a journey away from your screens, inside your brain, out into space, and deep into the coolest new stories in science, technology, and innovation.
Award-winning audio show for kids and families. Each week, a different kid co-host joins Molly Bloom to find answers to fascinating questions about the world using science and history.
Music / Performing Arts
|Cirque du Soleil at Home|
Escape and join the circus — without ever leaving your living room.
|Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child|
Indie Music for Indie Kids! Spare the Rock has been providing the soundtrack to thousands of childhoods around the country through radio playlists including the best music aimed at kids.
|New Victory Arts Break|
Explore the arts at home! New Victory Arts Break offers ideas for teachers and families to incorporate performing arts into their online learning.
World of Wonder
|Wonderopolis Wonder of the Day|
Check every day for an intriguing question—the Wonder of the Day®—and explore it in a variety of ways.
| National Park Virtual Tours|
Here are 33 National Parks you can tour from your home. Check out the beauty and wonder of America’s National Parks.
|Museum Virtual Tours|
These 12 famous museums have virtual tours. You can see wonders across the world without even leaving your house.
Resources for Parents
|What Do We Do All Day?|
A parenting resource for children’s books, easy indoor kids’ activities, play and learning ideas.
Non-screen learning, engaging after-school math activities for your kids to enjoy at home.
| Scholastic Learn at Home|
Fun day-by-day projects from Scholastic for kids in preschool all the way through grade 6.