Educational Resources

Drayton Valley Libraries has complied a list of educational and entertaining websites and resources that may help during this time of social distancing.

Free Educational Resources

 All Subjects  Science & Math
Virtual School Day (View on Chrome or Firefox for Best results)
Virtual Field Trips
AG Explorer
BreakoutEDU (A lot of free content)
Sesame Street
PBS Kids
Camp Wonderopolis
Smithsonian Learning Lab
First Tutors Canada
Quarto Knows
Stellarium Web 
National Geographic for Kids
Peep and the Big Wide World
Google Sky
San Diego Zoo
Access Mars
NASA Jet Propulsion Lab
Science Experiments Around the Home
Exploring STEM Education
What Was There
Think Indigenous Facebook Page
MG Lit Online Youth Book Club
Duolingo (Language Learning)
A Virtual Reading with the Finalists
Reading Rena From Edmonton Public Library

Virtual Day Trips

Most Visited National Parks in the United States (News Article)

Free Entertainment for Kids

Stories   Arts and Crafts Games Online
Storyteller Gail Arlene de Vos
I Value Canadian Stories Podcast
100 Free Read Alouds
Story Time From Space
The Fable Cottage (Bilingual)
French Children's Stories (Bilingual)
Kate Messner
Mo Willems Doodles
Powtoon (Video Maker)
Noteflight (Music)
GoNoodle (Dance Free App)
Chrome Music Lab (Music)
Theater Folk (Drama)
Junior Handyman's Toolkit (STEM)
Free Games on Tabletopia
Settlers of Catan
Card Games
Communal Puzzles
Virtual Escape Room from Grand Prairie Public Library
 T.V. and Movies  Other Activities  Mental Health 
Free Family Movies and T.V. Shows on Amazon Live Cams
Best Kid Yoga Videos
Pen Pal Kit
20 Screen-Free Things To Do With Kids
50+ Easy Indoor Activities for Kids
Frugal Fun for Boy and Girls
Maintaining Mental Fitness (webinar series)
Coronavirus: A Book for Children 
Coronavirus Workbook (By Schoolastic) 

Entertainment Online

The Emma & Daphne Show (Online Paint Night, Fridays) 

Opera National de Paris

My Modern Met

Winchester Mystery House Video Tour 

Things to do at Home

Banjo Lessons with Noam Pikelny

Board Games & Card Games Online


Library and Book News

Book Riot

Other Resources

Educational Companies offering free subscriptions during school closures