Education & Activities

Teach From Home

Hub and Tools for educators at home: View>

”Youth

  • Saskatchewan Curriculum: View>
  • Saskatoon Public Schools Home Learning Supports, K-8, self-directed resources to support your child’s continued learning during school closures. View>
  • Dr. David Tranter: webinar series for parents on child learning at home and managing anxiety. View>
  • Mathnasium in Saskatoon, online math support for students grade 2-12. View>
  • Khan Academy, enrol your kids in free courses according to grade level and subject & monitor progress: View>
  • Think Indigenous Online Classroom: K-8. View>
  • Indigenous Kids’ TV Shows: View>
  • Advice for Homeschool Schedule: View>
  • Home Learning Advice, drills, SK support: View>
  • Curio, complementary access: View>
  • Beast Academy, ages 8‑13, math comic books, one free month. View>
  • BrainPop: K-12 animated shorts, games. View>
  • Code.org: US K-12, computer science. View>
  • Digital Human Library, free access to virtual reality catalogue and 500+ educational programs. View>
  • Enchanted Learning: US K-12, activities, teacher resources. View>
  • Flipgrid: video-based, social learning. View>
  • Global Guardian Project: ages 5-10, environmental stewardship, free for 30 days: View>
  • Little Green Thumbs: Indoor garden-based activities: View>
  • Land-Based Learning with Garrick Schmidt: View>
  • National Geographic for Kids: View>
  • Outschool – ages 3-18, live, online classes: View>
  • Saskatchewan Archaeological Society resources: View>
  • Scholastic Learn at Home provides 20 days’ worth of active learning journeys designed to reinforce and sustain educational opportunities for those students who are unable to attend school.
  • Scratch: coding for Kids: View>
  • Special Needs for Special Kids: special needs. View>
  • TED Ed: View>
  • Time Magazine for Kids: K-6, worksheets, quizzes to navigate news together. View>
  • Tynker: age 5+, coding. View>
  • Wonderopolis: wonder of the day. View>
  • Free Educational Websites & Virtual Field Trips: View>
  • Education companies offering free subscriptions: View >
  • AFN overview of online education resources for First Nations families: View>
  • Homeschool curriculum ideas & resources, K-12, anti-racism: View>

Physical

  • Saskatoon free online dance classes, join SSDC Community on facebook to participate: View>
  • Kids Yoga livestream daily: View>
  • Leads Pilates Daily Kids Club, Join us as we ride our magic carpets (mats or towels), fly to outer space, float down the Amazon river or visit huge castles and we look for dragons. on fun experiences that will move our bodies and have tons of fun together: View>
  • Just Dance 2020: View>
  • Phys. Ed with Joe Wicks Free Kid Workout Videos: View>
  • Go Noodle movement and mindfulness: View>

Stories & Podcasts

  • Audible Stories: free while schools are closed.  Stream an incredible collection of stories. View>
  • Dav Pilkey (Dog Man and Captain Underpants): videos streamed every Friday 8 a.m. ET. Drawing lessons and read-alouds. View>
  • French Children’s Stories: View>
  • Check out Saskatoon Public Library’s Digital Resources: View> (including Grown Up Storytime, from May 4th)
  • U of S Law students offering 30 minute Skype book reading sessions for your kids. Or a donation of books/toys for your family. Email: cec297@usask.ca
  • Wanuskewin Puppet Tales. Learn POWWOW Dance Styles. View>
  • Global Space Education Foundation, videos of astronauts on the Space Station reading stories to and conducting science experiments for the children of Earth. More>
  • Storyline Online, free literacy program where actors read to children: View>
  • Radiolab for Kids podcast: View>
  • Story Pirates podcast: View>

Kids Activities

    • 101 things to do at home: View>
    • 4Cats: At home art classes. View>
    • Backseat Drivers: Car show by kids for kids: View>
    • Free online junior baking: View>
    • Harry Potter At Home: videos, articles, quizzes, puzzles. View>
    • GoNoodle movement and mindfulness: View>
    • Mark Rober YouTube (porch pirate, scam science): older kids. View>
    • 100s of french cartoons on Netflix: View>
    • 30 Virtual field trips: View>
    • 12 Famous Museums You Can Tour From Your Couch: View>
    • Society6, weekly downloadable coloring book pages: View>
    • Spring Scavenger Hunt: View>
    • Spread Joy: View>
    • South London Gallery collage resources for children to write, publish and share their own stories. View>

 

Adults

  • Free online courses from top universities: View>
  • Free online courses from MIT: View>
  • Grown Up Storytime, from May 4th Saskatoon Public Library’s Digital Resources: View> 
  • National Emergency Library: from Archive.org, for students and adults. View>
  • Masterclass: View>
  • Remai Modern Field Trip with Virtual Art across Canada: View>
  • Temporary at-home access to Adobe products for eligible students: View>

Local Biz Resources

  • Mr Dice Guy will deliver board games: View>
  • McNally Robinson: $5 delivery. View>
  • Saskatchewan Archaeological Society: books, card game, free delivery in Saskatoon. View>
  • Turning The Tide will deliver books: View>

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