Learning from others can be just as fun!

Great resources to help make the most of our time at home. Check back daily as we add more to better serve you.

National Geographic Kids
See the world with fun competitions, games, etc.
Time for Kids
Authentic journalism to motivate curious minds
Outdoor Families Magazine
Over 100 free at home outdoor family activities
Climate Kids
Earth's systems, water cycle, weather and climate
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Junior Park Ranger
Explore 100s of parks with the National Park Service
San Diego Zoo Kids
Watch and learn via park webcams
Explore with games, crafts, and animations
PBS Kids
Enjoy hands-on activities, games, apps, and more
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All Kids Network
Seasonal worksheets, crafts, flashcards, and much more
Jump Start
Activities sectioned by age, grade, subject and lots more
Free mindful physical activity to keep kids moving
Watch classics by Dr. Seuss like Lorax and Horton Hears a Who
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Inspire your child to share their ideas with the world.
TED-Ed is TED's education initiative. Our mission is to capture and amplify the voices of great educators and students around the world. Bring the TED stage to your home. Our Student Talks program will help you guide your child through learning how to discover, explore and present their big ideas as TED-style talks.


Daily art lessons from author/illustrator Jarrett J. Krosoczka—author of Punk Farm, Lunch Lady, Jedi Academy, and the young adult graphic memoir Hey, Kiddo, which was a National Book Award Finalist.


Jarrett J. Krosoczka—author & illustrator

Free art, cartooning, and writing lessons uploaded by 2pm on weekdays from NY Times-bestselling author/illustrator Jarrett J. Krosoczka.


Nomster Chef

Nomster Chef is on a mission to raise a healthier generation of kids and a happier generation of parents by helping families cook together. Nomster Chef is a website with fun illustrated recipes led by the friendly Nate Nomster character and is designed to help kids age 2-12 feel like expert chefs. Cooking with Nomster Chef is the ultimate parenting hack: meal prep, family bonding, a healthy habit, and an educational experience all in one

Free Online Langauge Lessons

Our free, bite-sized lessons feel more like a game than a textbook, and that's by design: Learning is easier when you're having fun. But Duolingo isn't just a game. It's based on a methodology proven to foster long-term retention, and a curriculum aligned to an international standard. Let's explore how language learning happens with Duolingo!


Take a Code Break!

A live, weekly interactive classroom where our team will teach your children at home while school is closed, and a weekly challenge to engage students of all abilities, even those without computers.

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