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Activities to Keep Your Kids Busy at Home


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Keep your kids entertained and busy at home with these virtual field trips, science, cooking and art projects, plus more!

Go to the Zoo with a Live Video Cam

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You can now go to the zoo or aquarium in the comfort of your own home! Explore the Atlanta and San Diego Zoos, the Georgia and Monterey Bay Aquariums, as well as different wildlife animals across the world!

Start Cooking with Raddish

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Make new memories with Raddish, a cooking club for kids! Each membership includes a monthly cooking kit, digital bonus recipes and activities, and an online community. Each month, you will receive a new kit with recipes that never repeat! With Raddish, kids will be able to learn culinary skills, create new recipes, collect an apron patch and kitchen tool, and more!

Have Science and Art Projects Delivered to your Door

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Inspire your young innovator with fun and enriching science and art projects delivered right to your doorstep with KiwiCo. With projects for every age and interest, KiwiCo inspires kids to become creative problem solvers!

Take At-Home Learning to a New Level

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With Education.com, you can receive unlimited access to an expanding library of resources that cover 800+ skills for kids Preschool – 5th grade. Right now, they are offering their registered Basic members free access to some of their best Premium resources to help support you during school closures.

Paint Pottery-To-Go

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Paint your own pottery with Pottery-To-Go at The Art Garage! Each kit comes with pottery, paint and brushes, and everything you need to paint your perfect pottery piece! When you are done, you can drop it off at The Art Garage, and they will have it fired and ready 7 days later.

View Art Collections with Virtual Art Museum Exhibits

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Whether you are social distancing at home, need a distraction, or simply want to get lost in some art, check out these virtual museum exhibits!

Take a Virtual Field Trip

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Explore new places and travel the world with these virtual field trips without ever leaving your home! These field trips also include lesson ideas, activities, and book suggestions to extend the learning for each type of destination.

Visit a Texas State Park Near Austin

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Get some fresh air and visit the state’s natural beauty! Many of these Texas State Parks are located less than 70 miles from Austin, making it the perfect day trip!

Go on a Virtual Tour of a National Park

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Travel from Florida to Alaska and experience some of the country’s best National Parks without ever having to leave your couch!

Learn at Home with Scholastic’s Day-by-Day Projects

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Keep kids reading, thinking, and growing with Scholastic’s Day-by-Day Projects. Scholastic has you covered with resources for grades PreK – 9th grade!

Tune into Shark Story Hour

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Join The Atlantic White Shark Conservancy each day at 9am for Shark Story Hour. Learn fun facts about sharks as well as supplemental resources to use with each of the lessons.

Have a Dance Party with No Nap Family Happy Hour

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Don’t miss out on the best dance party with No Nap Family Happy Hour every Saturday and Sunday at 5pm! Get moving with children’s musicians as they bring live shows to you in this free series each weekend!

Learn Magic with Magic-in-a-Minute

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Have your kids surprise friends and family with new magic tricks! Magic-in-a-minute is dedicated to teaching young kids magic through videos and comic strips.

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