Originally posted April 22, 2021

Bad weather, school breaks and a whole host of other things (like a pandemic) can land your kids at home …. bored and begging you for snacks. The Ultimate Guide For Kids At Home to the rescue! If you’re stuck in a rut with your usual activities around the house, then try out these creative and fun ideas. Many of them incorporate learning too! We regularly update this article to keep the resources fresh, so bookmark it and keep checking back.

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Local Online

Avenue Road Arts School – Virtual Creativity Hub
Black Creek Pioneer Village – History at Home
Canada’s Wonderland – Virtual Rollercoaster Rides
Ontario Science Centre – Experiments at Home
Royal Ontario Museum  – Storytime and Learning Resources
The Toronto Zoo – Learn at Home
Toronto Public Library – Digital Resources
Toronto Railway Museum – Virtual Tours & Activities
Young People’s Theatre – Use Your Imagination Inside


EdHelper – Printable Workbooks For Kids
Ocean Animal Tracking Tool
Global News Family Family Zone
TVO Kids – Educational Videos, Games & Apps
TED-Ed – Interactive Video Lessons
SafariLIVE – Virtual Experiences
First Step Worksheets – Learning To Read
Mad Science – Simple Experiments For Kids
Kids Educational Websites For Learning

Arts & Crafts

Art Hub For Kids
Build Your Own Paper City {Free Templates!}
National Geographic Kids
Watch And Draw With Muffalo Potato
Let’s Build With LEGO
How To Draw With Disney Animation
Drawing Lessons From Illustrator Rob Biddulph


PBS Kids – Read Along With Celebrities
Cirque Du Soleil – Free Streaming
Podcasts Your Whole Family Will Love
Family-Friendly Virtual Experiences
Family Board & Card Games
Storyline – Listen To Celebrities Read Books
Stay At Home Play With Toys R Us
Harry Potter Wizarding World


101 Things To Do At Home As A Family
Make Memories With a Mini Staycation At Home
8 Creative And EASY Invitations To Play
Simple Fun For a Weekend At Home
Boredom BINGO! With Free Printable

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