Resources for Parents and Kids

Check out #SaveWithStories on Instagram and Facebook

       Celebrities are reading stories for young children

Tune into Live Cams offered by many zoos and aquariums

        https://zoo.sandiegozoo.org/live-cams

PBS Kids has both live TV but also games and activities for young kids

        https://pbskids.org/video/livetv

Boston Children's Hospital is now posting ideas for parents to help entertain kids. You can follow them on Twitter.

Boston Children's Museum is posting exploration ideas kids can do at home

       https://www.bostonchildrensmuseum.org/

Special Education Resources

       https://www.cotting.org/2020/03/13/specialedonlineroundup/

       The Cotting School, Lexington, MA, has a website with a long list of resources for students with special needs and most of the        resources are great for all kids!

Mass Advocates provides important information and resources for families of children with special needs. 

        https://www.massadvocates.org/covid19

Boston Museum of Science has many great "indoor" ideas

        https://mos.org/MOSatHome

83 ideas for teens

        https://yourteenmag.com/coronavirus/things-to-do-social-distancing

More ideas for "indoor' activities for young children

        https://talkingisteaching.org/Indoors

Landmark School provides tools for helping students with Specific Learning Disabilities access online material and academic lessons

        https://mailchi.mp/landmarkschool.org/support-your-students-with-sld-during-remote-learning?e=7eda61aa4c

PBS Teachers website offers many ideas that can be adapted for young children of all abilities

        Pre K to K: https://www.pbslearningmedia.org/shared/2507117/4870547/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=covid19#.XosoGNUvz6Y

        Grades 1 and 2: https://www.pbslearningmedia.org/shared/2507117/4870564/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=covid19#.XnTWGZNKgzQ

10 Activities for young children with materials you have at home

https://docs.google.com/document/d/10QUURMtF1QHWVmRVd-mfeVSfRGQC28Hc8V7DlH2S92w/edit

Activities for young children developed by the Eliot Pearson Children's School

https://sites.tufts.edu/eliotpearsonchildrensschool/eliot-pearson-childrens-school-online-program/educational-activities-at-home/

National Geographic Family-- online magazine for kids and parents

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/family/