COVID 19 - Online Activity Resources

Online Activity Resources:

We have compiled online activities, videos and resources to help your family stay home, stay occupied and stay safe.  

Chestermere Parent Link Centre

As a reminder, the Parent Link team is available to offer support/resources to parents with kids ages 0-6 via phone (403) 207-7050 or email plcinfo@chestermere.ca

Chestermere Public Library 

Chestermere Library is posting story time online! www.chestermerepubliclibrary.ca

COVIBOOK 
A children’s play therapist has developed a free booklet to help children under 7 work through their emotions about coronavirus. This downloadable book is an invitation for families to discuss the full range of emotions arising from the current situation. You can print this material so children can draw on it. 

Audible 

Audible is offering free streaming for kids content! www.audible.ca

Cosmic Yoga

Cosmic Yoga is a great kid-friendly online yoga channel. https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

Debbie Doo Kids TV

Debbie has awesome, colorful and musical videos that are sure to entertain! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMyyXCurk6jXXOWt2eKyCgg

Ever Active Schools 
A selection of free resources to support children and families during the COVID-19 response with activities to keep them engaged. The resources can be accessed here: https://everactive.org/

Glenbow From Home

While the museum may be temporarily closed, Glenbow is offering opportunities for you to experience art outside of Glenbow’s walls. https://glenbow.blog/glenbow-from-home/

GO NOODLE

Go Noodle offers active and educational videos for kids of all ages. https://family.gonoodle.com/

Hip Hop with Benjamin Allen

A collection of fun, easy to follow, dance workout videos. If you have 5 - 10 minutes in your day, try putting these routines into your daily schedule. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLC2C841486EB885F1

International Children’s Digital Library

This is a huge library of digital children’s books from across the globe. http://en.childrenslibrary.org/

Jack Hartmann Kids Music Channel

Dance, sing and learn with Jack Hartmann! https://www.youtube.com/user/JackHartmann

NASA

Learn something new about space from NASA!  https://www.youtube.com/user/NASAgovVideo/videos

PBS Kids 

PBS has some education games your kids are going to love! https://pbskids.org/games/

Scholastic Books

Check out the reading resources and activities offered by Scholastic Books. www.scholastic.ca 

Smart Girls

Check out Amy Poehler’s resource for older kids, with fun activities and information about inspiring women.  https://www.youtube.com/user/smartgirls 

Storytime from Space
Watch astronauts reading stories from space - https://storytimefromspace.com/

Houston Zoo

The Houston Zoo has some amazing videos about our favorite animal friends! https://www.youtube.com/user/houstonzo 

TED-Ed 

TED-Ed offers ’lessons worth sharing’. https://www.youtube.com/user/TEDEducation

Telus Spark

Telus Spark is offering fun learning programs and activities online. https://sparkscience.ca

Whizkid Science

Try some fun at-home science experiments with Whizkid! https://www.youtube.com/user/WhizKid8881