Breakthrough Junior Challenge brings big scientific ideas to life. For families with children 13-18, choose a concept that’s important to understand but challenging to explain in mathematics, life sciences, or physics. Create a short video (3 min max) to get the idea across in an engaging, illuminating, and imaginative way, and submit by June 25th. There are prizes!
Schools may be closed, but there are still plenty of resources to help students study computer science online. Code.org At Home is a list of resources from Code.org and our partners to help students try computer science for the first time or continue their learning!
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can easily find it and plan each day.
Dolly Parton's Imagination Library is an early childhood book gifting program and has gifted over 133 million free books to children around the world. Founded by Dolly Parton in 1995, the Imagination Library currently mails more than 1.5 million high-quality, age-appropriate books each month.
The Hidden Worlds of the National Parks takes you on an adventure unlike any other. With park rangers as your guide, experience the sights, sounds, and adventures of Kenai Fjords, Hawai'i Volcanoes, Carlsbad Caverns, Bryce Canyon, and Dry Tortugas in stunning 360° video.
There are a lot of hours in the day—hours it may feel difficult to fill with activities for your kids. Which is why Khan Academy has created these sample schedules for students in every grade and in most major subject areas. Follow and modify them however you’d like, based on what’s right for you and your family.
Caring for others—and for ourselves—will be more important than ever in the weeks and months ahead. Use Making Caring Common’s activities, tips, and resources to strengthen your relationship with your children and to help them develop empathy, gratitude, and kindness during this time together.
This channel has been developed for children between the ages of 1- 4yrs old and is loved by both children and parents alike. Little Baby Bum supports social skills, strengthens the bond with parents through song, stimulates vocabulary and memory.
NatGeo@Home combines the enriching educational resources of the National Geographic Society with the fun and informational offerings of National Geographic Kids and Family to create an online hub to help future explorers fill their time and their minds.
Your friends on Sesame Street are here to support you and your family. We understand that these are very stressful times; our daily lives have been disrupted, and we are all coping with uncertainty. As we create a new sense of normalcy, it's important that we take care of ourselves, so that we can best care for our children.
World's Largest Lesson Live is a 35-minute learning show for teenagers featuring senior UN leaders and teen icons in conversation about things that matter to teens right now: education, health, and activism. Use these follow up activities to extend learning about issues that matter right now.