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Drayton Valley Libraries has complied a list of educational and entertaining websites and resources that may help during this time of social distancing. You do not need a library card to enjoy these links!

From Drayton Valley Libraries

Sunny Side Bingo for Social Distancing

DVLibrary Programmer YouTube Channel

  • Toy Stories Competition
  • Little Laps
  • Game On!
  • Story on Request

Check out our Virtual Programming for more information!

Free Educational Resources

 All Subjects  Math English / Language Arts 
Sesame Street
PBS Kids
Starfall
Fun Brain
Gooru
Open Culture
Adventure Academy (one month free trial)
The Canadian Homeschooler
Kids Discover (Some Free Content)
Thought Co.
EdHelper.com
Edutopia
Outschool
Mensa for Kids
Wonderopolis
Khan Academy
Khan Academy Partner Content
Smithsonian Learning Lab
Scholar's Choice
CoolMath 
CorbettMaths 
Greg Tang Maths
Math Central
Figure This
Manga High (Free during Coronavirus outbreak)
Math Game Time
Prodigy
Schoolastic
CommonLit
Awesome Stories
ReadWriteThink
Perdue OWL
Storyline 
Forest of Reading (Free During Coronvirus Outbreak)
Simon & Schuster
Knowbuddy Resources (Free until the end of May, username: info@knowbuddyresources.ca, Password: KNOWBUDDY)
Science  Social
 Virtual Field Trips
National Geographic for Kids
How Stuff Works
Jefferson Lab 
PhET
Science Made Simple
The Science Spot
Peep and the Big Wide World
Google Sky
San Diego Zoo
Access Mars
NASA
NASA Jet Propulsion Lab
BBC History for Kids
GeoGuessr
What Was There
History For Kids
Think Indigenous Facebook Page
7 Wonders of the World Panoramas
Discovery Education
Air Pano
Farm Food 360
Google Earth National Parks of the US
 Museums Online  Other  
Google Art Collections
Smithsonian Museum of Natural History
Louvre Museum
Boston Children's Museum
Cincinnati Zoo Home Safari
Metropolitan Museum Of Art
Rijksmuseum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) 
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
Salvador Dali Museum
Rare Book Room
Daily Home Schedule
Code.org
Duolingo (Language Learning)
Global Goals
Maker Stations Document
 

Free Entertainment for Kids

Stories   Arts and Crafts Games Online
Live stories with Miss Corrie (Facebook Live Stream from Stony Plain Public Library)
100 Free Read Alouds
Story Time From Space
Author Kenneth Oppel Reads Aloud
Author Lauren Tarshis Reads Aloud
The Fable Cottage (Bilingual)
Canadian Children's Writers and Illustrators
French Children's Stories (Bilingual)
Oliver Jeffers Reading a book a day on Instagram Live (Then uploading the video onto his website)
Mac Barnett Reading a book a day on Instagram Live
Monique Grey Smith Reading on Instagram
Debbie Ridpath Ohi On YouTube
Roda Ahmed Reading on Instagram
Josh Gad Reading on Instagram
Kate Messner
Puffin Books on YouTube
Story Calls from Professional Performers
Draw Every Day With JJK
Mo Willems Lunch Doodles
Art For Kids Hub
Young Rembrandt's
Learn Step by Step
Draw so Cute
Crafts for Kids
Origami Projects
Story Time at Home
Powtoon (Video Maker)
Noteflight (Music)
GoNoodle (Dance Free App)
Chrome Music Lab (Music)
Theater Folk (Drama)
Monopoly
Free Games on Tabletopia
Settlers of Catan
Dominion
Card Games
Communal Puzzles
Virtual Escape Room from Grand Prairie Public Library
 T.V. and Movies and Shows  Other Activities  
Free Family Movies and T.V. Shows on Amazon
Explore.org Live Cams
Best Kid Yoga Videos
Treehouse TV

20 Screen-Free Things To Do With Kids
50+ Easy Indoor Activities for Kids
Busting Indoor Boredom with Masking Tape
Frugal Fun for Boy and Girls
Cooking Videos on Delish Instagram
 

Entertainment Online

Opera National de Paris

My Modern Met

Winchester Mystery House Video Tour 

Things to do at Home

Banjo Lessons with Noam Pikelny

Board Games Online

Cards Against Humanity (Adult)

Library and Book News

Book Riot

Other Resources

Educational Companies offering free subscriptions during school closures


Science 
Science 
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