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Things to do while practicing social distancing
Theatre & Performing Arts:
Playbill – has listings of on-stage Broadway plays to view for free.
On the Boards – a website that delivers full-length, high quality contemporary performance films to your TV, desktop or mobile device.
Ailey on Stage – brings the performances that would have been seen during Ailey’s National Tour direct to you.
Exercise & Activity
Yoga with Adriene is an amazing and free resources suitable for all levels, ages, and styles including both yoga and meditation sessions
Barre3 is a type of group exercises that incorporated a ballet barre. Enter code BARRE3HOMEBODY for free 15 days of classes.
Down Dog Apps – including Yoga for Beginners, HIIT, Barre, and 7 Minute Workout are completely free until May.
Beach Body – is offering a free 14-Day Results plan and has a variety of video exercises for all levels and ages
Les Mills – offers a free trial which gives you access to iconic programs taught at gyms around the world.
Orange Theory – is posting free online classes as part of their “At Home” offering
Kids Activities Blog has a list of all dducation companies offering free subscriptions and classes right now/
Khan academy – nonprofit with the mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere
Scholastic is offering learn at home activities and projects for kids from Pre-K to Grade 9.
Science Mom is a YouTube channel featuring fun science experiments and projects. Together with Mat Dad, they are running weekly #QuaranTime classes through their Facebook and Patreon($).
The Crash Course – is a series of online videos covering wide ranging topics from Astronomy to US History and Anatomy & Physiology.
Free Code Camp has compiled a list of 450 free online courses from Ivy League schools
Milwaukee with Kids has two weeks’ worth of fun science experiments for kids
Imagineering in a Box – a free course from Disney and Khan Academy that aims to teach skills such as story development, conceptual design, math, physics and engineering – all to create immersive storytelling experiences.
Homeschool Hideout has a list of 150+ Netflix educational shows
McHarper Manor – offers fun art class videos for kids
Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems – The Kennedy Center is publishing free weekly art videos from their artist-in-residence
Frugal fun for Boys and Girls has 30 fun paper craft projects to try out at home
We are Teachers has a list of authors doing read-alouds and other activities online
Kitchen Quarantine – famous Italian chef Massimo Bottura is offering free virtual cooking classes via his Instagram page
Podcasts & TED Talks for kids
We are Teachers has a list of TED Talks for kids
Big Life Journal has a list of 40 growth mindset podcasts for kids, teens, and parents
Google has a new
Hidden World of the National Parks virtual exhibit as part of their Arts & Culture program.
National Geographic features some virtual tours via their website
TechRadar put together a list of 10 must-see virtual tours
Travel & Leisure feature a list of 12 famous museums offering virtual tours
Messenger Kids is a free video calling and messaging app for smartphones and tablets where parents can control the contact list to help keep their children safe.