*THIS LIST IS BEING UPDATED DAILY!!! If you have anything to share please leave in the comments!
SO many amazing organizations, authors and businesses are offering free activities for children online who are stuck at home in quarantine during the Coronavirus. I wanted to share them all in one place and I’ll be updating this as I learn about new ones!
If you are looking for activities & projects to do with your toddlers during this time check out my post here where I’ve compiled a ton of ideas!
+Create some art and doodles with LUNCH DOODLES with Mo Willems every day at 1pm EST
+Every day at 12pm EST James Dean, author of the Pete The Cat series will be reading a book on Instagram (My girls LOVED this yesterday)!
+Union Square Kids is offering free programing for parents and children, check out their schedule here
+Rockness Music is offering free live music house parties every day at 10am and 3pm EST on Facebook
+Penguin Kids is having story time on Instagram every day at 11am EST
+Suzi Shelton is offering free concerts at 4pm EST on Facebook
+Jason Mesches Music is offering free music at 1pm EST on Facbook
+ Cincinnati Zoo is hosting daily Facebook lives with different animals and activities
+Other Goose , an online resource for homeschooling is offer 3 weeks for free
+Circle Round podcast on NPR re-tells folktales from around the world
+Music Together is doing virtual music classes on Facebook (Piper took these classes when she was younger and we loved them)
+Children’s book author, Oliver Jeffers (you may have heard of The Day The Crayons Quit?!) is reading one of his books every day on Instagram.
+Scholastic is offering free resources online
+Storyline Online is one of our favorites for screen-free quiet time, and it’s always free! It’s also great for road trips!
+Kids Activities Blog has a BIG post compiling all of the education companies that are offering free services right now. We haven’t tried any of these so I’ll just leave this link so you can browse!
+Ballet NOVA Center For Dance is offering free dance classes on their Facebook page!
+Exploratorium has some really great activities on their website about germs and viruses amongst other things!