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The New Children's Museum

A new model of children’s museum designed to stimulate imagination, creativity and critical thinking in children and families through inventive and engaging experiences. Think, learn, play, create!

Audible Stories

Families everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids. All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet.

TIME for Kids

Free access to a library of four grade-specific digital editions of TIME for Kids and Your $ financial literacy magazine.

Draw Every Day with JJK

Every weekday, author and illustrator Jarrett J. Krosoczka, aka JJK, will be livestreaming a free art lesson especially for kids. Watch live on Facebook, and check out past recordings on Youtube.

Virtual Activities

Check out this list of virtual activities offered by children’s museums, which will be updated regularly!

SFS Kids

A fun, free introduction to classical music with the San Franciscan Symphony. There are fun games and interesting activities for kids to begin or deepen an interest in music.

Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems

Learners worldwide can draw, doodle and explore new ways of writing by visiting Mo’s studio virtually every weekday. Grab some paper and pencils, pens, or crayons and join Mo to explore ways of writing and making together.

Harry Potter at Home

Bringing Hogwarts to you: a new website all about the world of Harry Potter, specifically designed for kids.

National Geographic Kids

Find amazing facts about animals, science, history and geography, along with fun competitions, games and more. National Geographic Kids is a fact-filled, fast-paced magazine created especially for ages 6 and up.

Adbo Digital Library

A free digital library for Pre-K–12th grade. Features both fiction and non-fiction.

Kids Ask Authors

Join author Grace Lin and an author guest each week for a new podcast episode as they answer questions submitted by kids.

New York Philharmonic: Kidzone

The New York Philharmonic Kidzone is a place for kids to come and learn about the New York Philharmonic and about the instruments, music, musicians, composers and conductors of symphony music.

Grace Lin

Read and doodle along with author Grace Lin on her Youtube channel.


Smithsonian Learning Lab

The Smithsonian Learning Lab is a major rethinking of how the digital resources from across the Smithsonian’s 19 museums, 9 major research centers, the National Zoo, and more, can be used together, for learning.


Tumble is a science podcast for kids, to be enjoyed by the entire family. We tell stories about science discoveries, with the help of scientists! Join Lindsay and Marshall as they ask questions, share mysteries, and share what science is all about.

Abdo Zoom

A digital research library for young readers featuring STEAM, biographies, and animal topics.

PBS Digital Studios

PBS Digital Studios is a network of series that bring you fresh and insightful content through the familiar lens of PBS.


Smithsonian Folkways offers downloads and streaming video, tools for teaching, and in-depth features. The initiative provides unparalleled accessibility to less-often heard voices of people from all over the world.

Learn to Code


Tinkercad is a free online 3D design program perfect for beginners. Tinkercad is extremely intuitive and easy to use and has built-in Lessons to help you learn the ropes, making it one of the most popular classroom tools for 3D design, engineering and coding.


With Scratch, kids can program their own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share their creations with others in the online community. Scratch helps kids learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively.



Blockly Games is a series of educational games that teach programming. It is designed for children who have not had prior experience with computer programming. By the end of these games, players are ready to use conventional text-based languages.

Code Camp

Take a week-long coding crash course for beginners with Alishah Novin. Originally livestreamed, now recorded and available for viewing.

Learning Resources for Parents and Teachers

Khan Academy

For every student, every classroom. Real results. Khan Academy is a nonprofit with the mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.


The CK-12 Foundation was founded with the mission to enable everyone to learn in his or her own way. By pairing high quality content with the latest technologies, CK-12 equips students, teachers, and parents with everything they need, for free.

Kialo Edu

Kialo Edu is a free custom version of the world’s largest argument mapping and debate site, specifically designed for educators to use.

Prodigy Game

Math practice used to be a struggle — but not anymore. Prodigy, loved by over a million teachers and 50 million students around the world, is using game-based learning to transform education. Prodigy delivers a unique learning experience through an interactive math game.

PBS Learning Media

Bring the World to Your Classroom.
PBS Wisconsin and PBS have curated FREE, standards-aligned videos, interactives, lesson plans, and more just for Wisconsin educators.


TED-Ed is TED’s youth and education initiative. Everything we do supports learning from producing a growing library of original animated videos , to providing an international platform for teachers to create their own interactive lessons.