Online Resources for Students and Parents During COVID-19
This page is where you will find helpful links for students and parents/guardians. These links may be educational, informative, or meant to provide fun activities for everyone. Enjoy!
Fun Links for Everyone
- 19 Webcomics To Keep Kids and Teens Engaged
- 25 Makerspace Projects for Kids
- 30 Day Lego Challenge
- Abdo Digital - FREE eBooks to read from any device!
- Aiden Tyler, Quaran-teen - A Weekly Webcast “Serial” with Author Rex Ogle
- Audible - FREE audiobooks to listen to from any device!
- Breakout EDU Fun@Home
- Dav Pilkey at Home
- Draw Every Day with JJK (Jarrett J. Krosoczka—author & illustrator)
- Free Online Events and Activities for Kids at Home
- Harry Potter at Home
- Hogwarts Digital Escape Room
- Junior Library Guild - Access to the JLG Digital online reading platform!
- Kids Ask Authors - a podcast where kids ask authors their burning questions!
- LUNCH DOODLES with Mo Willems!
- National Geographic Kids
- NC Digital Library - Students: Sign in with your lunch number and use the last 4 digits as your PIN!
- Phoenix Zoo Digital Safari
- San Diego Zoo Kids
- Stimola Live - Live Author Events
- SwitchZoo Animal Games
Links for Parents/Guardians
- 30 Parents Share Their Favorite At-Home Activities To Help Bored Kids
- Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Advice for the Public: Healthy Parenting
- Explaining the News to Our Kids
- Flinn At-Home Science Activities for Students with Parent Supervision
- Helping Children Cope with Changes Resulting from COVID-19
- How Parents Can Keep Kids Busy (and Learning) in Quarantine
- How to help your kids be responsible digital citizens, from a tech exec (and mom)
- How to Tap into Your Middle Schooler's Brain
- Parents' Ultimate Guide to Parental Controls
- Read my lips: how lockdown TV could boost children’s literacy
- Talking with Children about Coronavirus Disease 2019
- TEDEd for Parents - Create At-Home Lessons for Your Students
- The Secret to Keeping Your Kids Happy, Busy and Learning if Their School Closes Due to Coronavirus
- UNC-TV Blocks of Programming for Grades 4-8 and Grades 9-12
- Verizon Customers: Sign up for these resources with your Verizon account!
I hope you find something helpful here, and if you have any suggestions or questions, just send me an email! Stay safe and healthy!
- Mrs. Pendergrass -