Activities for Virtual or Direct Care Afterschool
There are resources for all types of Afterschool!
We've found a variety of virtual you can do with children from online gaming to
interactive science lessons and physically distanced games.
Try something new that interests you and builds new skills for you and the students!
Surviving to Thriving: The World Through My Eyes Art Show
The Center for School Behavioral Health invites you to submit original artwork to their 2021 art showcase. Art will be judged on impact of message and originality of work, winning works of art will be displayed in a virtual gallery. Submit by Sunday, April 18th for a chance to be featured! https://mhahouston.com
Pre-K Science Adventures with Curios Cat
Are you looking for fun science games to do with your child from home? From the Conceptual Development And Social Cognition Lab explore our four activity guides below! Learn about friction, gravity, buoyancy and transparency with the help of Curious Cat. http://kidconcepts.org/curious-cat
Qubit x Qubit
Qubit x Qubit is dedicated to training the future quantum workforce by offering quantum education to students around the globe - including high school students and above. From camps to courses to webinars they are pioneering long-term education in quantum mechanics, quantum computation and quantum algorithms. https://www.qubitbyqubit.org/
Code Art: National Coded Self-Portrait contest
Female-identifying or gender non-binary student in grades 3-12 are welcome to participate in Code/Art’s self-portrait competition. Submit your portrait by Feb 12, 2021 at midnight for a chance to win prizes and be featured in Code/Art’s inaugural coffee table book! https://code-art.com/codeyourself/
Hooked on Science
Hooked on science is a FREE resource for students to play games and gain curriculum in STEM. The website includes resources for both students, educators and parents. This virtual resource is a great way for kids to keep working on STEM from home! https://hookedonscience.org/
Below are links to different activities. Links open in new tabs.
CDC: Hurricanes and COVID-19
How to Identify Effective STEM Activities for Children
City Connections COVID-19 RESOURCE LIST
Skillastics Fitness Calendar
Cypherworx, OST Online Learning Platform
Parenting during COVID-19 (English) (Spanish)
Ignite Outdoor Play Experience
Scholastic Learn At-Home
Kahoot Premium Gaming Software
Smithsonian Curriculum and Resources
Growing U Online
Tips if You are Losing Income During Quarantine
Online Events and Activities for Kids at Home
Mouse Open Projects at-home Technology
ProjectsDiscovery Education Resources