Covid

Nature Education at Home with Evergreen Brickworks

Kids and nature were meant to be together! But with the current restrictions in place due to COVID-19, parents and businesses have had to get a little more creative about engaging with nature. That’s why Evergreen Brickworks has moved their focus to creating some great online content for viewers at
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National Geographic Kids Presents At-Home FUN with Discovery and Creativity

The National Geographic Kids website is a gold mine for all things fun and learning at home! Discover and learn new things about animals, science, geography and history. Then take what you’ve learned and test it in the game section with trivia questions! Don’t forget to check out the Home
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Build Your Own Paper City with These FREE Templates

I’m all for time-consuming (but still entertaining) boredom busters, and this one meets the criteria! A British Architecture Studio, Foster & Partners, has released a series of building templates that kids can use to build their own paper city at home. All you need to do is print, colour and
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Revamp your Home History Lesson with Black Creek Pioneer

Teaching History at home can feel a little overwhelming and confusing. But there’s no need to stress, because Black Creek Pioneer Village is here to help! These online history lessons can easily be incorporated into schooling at home, and are compatible with the Ontario school curriculum. Each lesson is filled
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Authors Host Daily Storytime for Isolated Kids

Isolation isn’t a new concept for the kids who have spent countless days in hospitals receiving care and treatment. The current COVID-19 restrictions are bringing them further isolation. And that’s why this group of children’s book authors has created a daily story time! The authors read their books daily through
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The Snowbirds are Flying Across Canada (Stay Tuned!)

Airshow season would normally be kicking off right about now … but like everything else, they have been canceled too. However, the Snowbirds are currently on a Canada-wide fly-by tour instead. They are announcing locations as they go, so there are no official dates or locations to formally announce. Will
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Music and Bedtime Stories with Fred Penner

Can one ever tire of Fred Penner? I don’t think so! Hearing one of his songs transports me back in time, to childhood moments like long car rides and lazy afternoons. Now that I have kids, I love introducing them to things from “back in the day” (big eye roll,
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Join the Wizarding World with a Whole Host of Online Harry Potter Activities

This one is for all the Harry Potter enthusiasts! Wizarding World is bringing Hogwarts to you with the Harry Potter at Home online hub. It has everything from quizzes and puzzles, to articles and drawing tutorials – all of it is free. Take the First Year Hogwarts Professor Quiz and
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Read Along with Celebrities and PBS Kids Authors

Take time to slow down and snuggle on the couch with your kids while listening to an online story time! Every week, find new read-along stories by celebrities and PBS Kids authors on their Facebook page and YouTube channel. After listening, head to the PBS Kids website to find crafts,
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FREE Printable Covid-19 Time Capsule!

You’ve probably heard the word “unprecedented” more times than you can count over the last month. But the reality is, there is no better way to describe the current lockdown imposed by the global pandemic of COVID-19. We are living through history right now and it is worth documenting. Natalie
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