Wednesday, March 18, 2020

THINGS TO DO WHILE YOU ARE STUCK (ALONE, WITH A PARTNER AND/OR THE KIDS) IN QUARANTINE

Dear readers,

A long-time reader suggested that I post links to things to keep you (and the kids) occupied while in quarantine for the COVID-19 virus. Here goes"”

10 things to do while you are stuck in quarantine

Virtual Field Trips

Monterey Bay Aquarium live webcams offer wildlife diversion

Broadwayhd.com is offering a free trial of shows then $8 per month, starting today.

Met Opera To Launch Free Nightly Streams During Coronavirus Closure


Play board games together online:

Keeping connected virtually: families can play board games together virtually online. If you are on Facebook, go to the GAMES tab on the left side, choose a game an invite the rest of the family to play with you. If you're NOT on Facebook, just search for "online board games" and you'll find lots of options. Everyone can make popcorn on their end.


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Museum collections online through Google Arts & Culture
https://artsandculture.google.com/partner

14 World-Class Museums Offering Virtual Tours Right From Your Laptop:
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Join your Ramah community from around the world, as we tune in for a virtual concert

Thanks KIPP Schools for setting up these awesome STEM challenges for KIPPsters to do from home during school closure. https://www.kippste.org/stechallenges.html

Twenty 5-Minute Speech Therapy Activities You Can Do at Home

20 5-minute speech therapy activities you can do at home

Netflix Party lets friends have movie nights while social distancing. Here's how it works

13 Museums You Can Visit Online during your quarantine


Use Your Time in Isolation to Learn Everything You’ve Always Wanted To: Free Online Courses, Audio Books, eBooks, Movies, Coloring Books & More


At-Home Resources for Kids (and their grownups)

“As parents, we share the same concerns about the uncertainty surrounding coronavirus, and the impact it will have on our families. Today, we launched a resource hub for parents to help support learning at home. We will continue to update it daily with new activities for kids and advice for parents. We’re here for you and your family during this time. We’re in this together.” – Sandra (Founder & Mom of 3)

Visit www.kiwico.com/kids-at-home to get tools and tips for you and your kids.

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6 Beautiful Italian Museums to Visit for Free Online

60+ Awesome Websites for Teaching and Learning Math

You Can Virtually Tour These 500+ Museums and Galleries From Your Couch

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Mindfulness Meeting Place

Here is the schedule for the rest of this weeks free meditations. Tuesday 3/17 @3PM, Wednesday 3/18 @2PM, Thursday 3/19 @3PM and Friday 3/20 @12PM. Please note, all times are EASTERN Standard Time. No prior experience needed. Come as you are, no one can see you! Hope you can catch one!

You can now download over 300,000 books from the NYPL for free

HERE’S THE ENTIRE LIST OF EDUCATION COMPANIES OFFERING FREE SUBSCRIPTIONS DUE TO SCHOOL CLOSINGS

AMAZING PEOPLE COMING TOGETHER TO PROVIDE ONLINE LITERACY RESOURCES

Watch Broadway musicals and plays free online for a limited time

Free Workbooks While School is Out