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It is recommended that all science experiments, physical activities, and building lessons be done only under adult supervision. Kids Up Front Foundation shall not be held responsible for any damages or injuries as a result of any activities contained within this website or featured links. It is advised to consider the age appropriateness of each activity and resource contained on this website.
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Featured Resources – November 30

December is here and we’re ready to help end the year with a bang! Check out an awesome, erupting volcano experiment you can make at home. Spend the month doing good for others with a full month self-care calendar. Then, check out some holiday themed crafts showcasing snowflakes, peppermint or melted crayons.

  • 3D Paper Snowflake Craft: Capture winter’s beauty with your own giant 3D snowflakes. This simple craft has endless possibilities.

Recommended for ages 6-13

  • Cosmic Kids Yoga: Whether it’s to unwind after a long day or burn off some energy this yoga channel is a great introduction for children!

Recommended for ages 4-10

Recommended for all ages

Recommended for ages 4-13

Recommended for ages 4-10

  • Interactive Theatre Activities: Explore four theatre performances with interactive activities including vision boards, paper airplanes and virtual camping.

Recommended for ages 3-12

  • Melted Crayon Ornament: Prepare for the holidays ahead with this beautiful craft made of melted crayons and mason jar lids.

Parental Assistance Recommended

Recommended for ages 6-13

Recommended for ages 10-18

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Experience the wonderful world of theatre with crafts, interactive activities, drama lessons, games and more!

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OUR PROGRAMS – AT HOME

CIBC Theatre for All

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Noteworthy

Music2

Hockey Fans in the Stands

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Chocolate Chip Muffins with Chef Romain Avril

Ingredients

  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/3 cup (5 tablespoons) unsalted butter, melted and slightly cooled
  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs at room temperature
  • 1 cup milk at room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 and 1/2 cups of semi-sweet chocolate chips (or whatever chocolate you like!)

Cursive Writing with Alicia Spence

Equipment

Granola Bars with Chef Romain Avril

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1/4 cup maple syrup
  • 1/3 cup brown sugar
  • 2 cups quick oats
  • 1 cup crispy rice cereal
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla paste/extract
  • 2 tablespoons dark chocolate

Draw an Owl with Alexis Killam

Strawberry Banana “No” Oatmeal with Ullenka The Fruit Queen

Ingredients

  • Bananas (3-5, can be more or less)
  • Apple (1-2)
  • Tahini (optional)
  • Strawberries or any berry on hand
  • Dried ingredients for desired toppings (coconut flakes, almonds, sunflower/pumpkin seeds, mulberries, dates, etc.)

Family Yoga with LUXA Yoga

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Recorded Live Stream Events

Missed a live-stream? No problem! Here you can find some of our most recent videos to watch on your schedule. You can also visit our YouTube Channel to access all of our recorded live-streams at any time.

Chocolate Chip Muffins with Chef Romain Avril

Family Yoga with LUXA Yoga

Granola Bars with Chef Romain Avril

Cursive Writing with Alicia Spence

Strawberry Banana “No” Oatmeal with Ullenka the Fruit Queen

Draw an Owl with Alexis Killam

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Resources

Missed a week? Want to revisit your favourite resources? No problem! All of our featured resources can be found in the table below. Use the search bar to sort by interest area, type of activity, or recommended ages!

Resource NameDescriptionCategoryStatusTypeRecommended Ages
Cartoon Animal Drawing LessonsLearn how to draw adorable cartoon animals with these instructional video lessons.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Education4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Cotton Ball Snowman CraftPrepare for the colder months with this adorable snowman craft, made from household supplies.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Crafts from Recycled MaterialsGive recycled materials a new lease on life and create these beautiful art projects.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Create a StorybookExplore online writing lessons before creating and illustrating your own virtual storybook.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineArt, Education3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Play with Arts and CultureLearn about famous artworks and out your own spin on classic creations with lessons and activities from Google.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Games8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
Online Writing GameCreate hilarious, nonsensical stories with an online adaptation of the classic word game.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineGames, Education6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Interactive Touch Typing GamesLearn the fundamentals of touch typing with these fun, interactive games.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineGames, Education8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Personal Growth ActivitiesHelp build your child's confidence and conquer their fears with activities focusing on self-growth.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineParental Support3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Active at Home VideosVideos from our Edmonton office teaching you how to cook, sing, exercise and more!Indoor ActivitiesOnlineActivity, Cooking, Sports4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
Crafted Gifts Kids can MakeGet ready for the upcoming holidays with amazing gifts kids can make themselves.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Cute Polar Bear CraftsPrepare for the colder months with adorbable, polar bear inspired projects.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
DIY Hallway "Lazer" MazeEver dreamed of being a spy? Now you can with this simple to set-up hallway game!Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Games3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Family Minute to Win it GamesHost an awesome family game night and enjoy a friendly competition with these minute-long game ideas.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineGames1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
FunBrain Education HubExperience educational games, videos and full books with this hub of educational resources.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Games4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
PBS Kids Activity FinderConnect with your favourite TV characters and complete educational activities for kids of all ages.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Games2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Science Bridge Building ChallengeBuild a bridge out of household materials and test it's strength. Can it hold 100 coins?Indoor ActivitiesOfflineEducation, Activity6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Coding Lessons and GamesWith thousands of learning modules for kids of all ages, Tynker offers extensive resources for all experience levels.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Science Lessons and ExperimentsProgram supporters Ingenium Canada offer dozens of experiments focusing on natural science, physics, aviation and more.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Egg Carton Animal CraftsCreate adorable turtles, frogs, and caterpillars from simple paper egg cartons.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
49 Physical Activities for Younger ChildrenHelp your young ones burn off some energy and enjoy the sunshine with these fun and unique activities.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Games2, 3, 4, 5
National Film Board of CanadaThe National Film Board’s online Screening Room offers access to over 3,000 films. The collection includes animation, documentaries, experimental films and more.TheatreOnlineVideo1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
PBS Music GamesExplore the world of music with some of your favourite animated characters, with this collection of interactive and educational games.MusicOnlineGames4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Classics for KidsEmbrace your new role as music teacher with these resources. Learn about famous composers, history's best known pieces, and the instruments of an orchestra.MusicOnlineEducation4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Meet the ComposerEnjoy a child friendly survey of composers dating back to the Baroque era and ending with modern legends.MusicOnlineEducation4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Music PrintablesComplete these fun, printable, music-themed activity sheets. Send us a picture of your finished products!MusicOfflinePrintable4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
The Science of SoundHave you ever wondered how we hear sounds? Why do different instruments sound the way they do? Those questions and more are answered in this science lesson.MusicOnlineEducation8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Drama Games and LessonsHelp your young actors develop their skills with dozens of creative acting games and exercises, as well as helpful lessons and blog posts.TheatreOfflineGames6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Make a Dragon MarionetteHost a performance of your own creation with a homemade dragon or dog marionette puppet. Both are made from common household supplies.TheatreOfflineCraft6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Shakespeare PlaysAccess a collection of classic Shakespeare works, as performed at the famous Stratford Festival.TheatreOnlineVideo13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Theatre PrintablesPrintable activity sheets highlighting the wonderful world of theatre. Colouring sheets and word searches highlight some classic productions.TheatreOfflinePrintable4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Virtual Theatre ToursExplore the world from your living room, with virtual tours of some of the world’s most famous theatres.TheatreOnlineEducation, Virtual Tour6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Classic NHL GamesWhile live sports are on hold you can rewatch some classic NHL games in their entirety.SportsOnlineVideo1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
DIY Tabletop Hockey RinkHost your own Stanley Cup Championship with this awesome tabletop ice hockey game you can make yourself!SportsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Hockey Canada QuizzesTest your knowledge of our national pastime with quizzes on hockey history, skills and equipment.SportsOnlineGames4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Hockey Canada School ProgramWith curriculums for students grade K - 6, Hockey Canada provides resources for your favourite school subjects.SportsOnlineEducation4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Hockey Printable ActivitiesComplete these hockey themed activity sheets, including colouring your own jersey!SportsOfflinePrintable4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Hockey Science ExperimentLearn about friction, what slides on ice, and what doesn't with this at-home experiment. Bonus: What is a puck made of? Will it slide or not?SportsOfflineExperiments4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Virtual Zamboni RideTake a front-seat tour of some indoor and outdoor ice surfaces with this first-person zamboni ride.SportsOnlineVideo2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Engineering for KidsA great introduction to concepts behind engineering, taught via games, videos, and interactive activities.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Mad Science At Home ExperimentsTurn your house into a lab with experiments you can conduct with household materials.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperimentsParental Assistance
NASA STEM ActivitiesFor students in grades K-4, an extensive collection of games, activities, crafts and experiments to learn about space.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Games4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 1
Online Math GamesYour students can keep their math skills sharp with dozens of engaging online games, for students grades 1-6.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Games4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Smithsonian National Air and Space MuseumComplete a virtual tour, learn about the artifacts, explore the mechanics of flight and much more with this Washington-based historic museum.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Virtual Tour1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
STEM Games for KidsEnjoy the limitless, fun STEM activities that this website is offering to keep kids engaged and interested while, at the same time, enjoying and immersed in STEM education.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Games6, 7, 8, 9, 10
10 COVID-19 Self Care Tips10 tips to help you focus on self-care during challenging timesMental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
DIY Backyard ActivitiesLet's get outside with these parent guided activities.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineGamesParental Assistance
Easy Craft Ideas61 at-home craft ideas!Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Free Birdhouse PlansEasy to build bird house projects, assembly required.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Incredibox Beat MakerCreate and record your own beats with this simple drag-and-drop drum machine.MusicOnlineGames6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Lego Projects for KidsRainy day ideas - great at home Lego design ideasIndoor ActivitiesOfflineGames5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Nomster Recipe BookAn illustrated collection of kid-friendly, healthy recipes.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineCooking6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Science World At Home ExperimentsDozens of at-home experiments, using household supplies.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Spring Garden CraftsJust in time for Spring – DIY colourful garden ideasArts & CraftsOfflineCraft5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Forest Mobile CraftExplore the world outside to find your materials, before assembling this simple and fun craft.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4,5, 6, 7, 8
Homemade PlaydoughLet your creativity run wild with this colourful, handmade playdough alternative.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity4,5, 6, 7, 8
NASCAR Science ActivitiesLearn about the science and aerodynamics behind NASCAR racing with interactive activities and games.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Games9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Plant Seeds with PreschoolersLearn how to grow plants indoors with this interactive activity.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity2, 3, 4
Spring Exploration StationThis homemade activity brings nature indoors, with an introduction to the world around us.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Teach a Child to Ride a BikeEnjoy the summer weather while teaching your child how to ride their first bike.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineParental Support5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
The Mindful ProjectTake time to reflect and practice your mindfulness with these weekly videos and activity sheets.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Wash the Car with Your KidsCheck out these tips for cleaning your car with help from little ones.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
YMCA Gym ClassBurn off some energy with virtual gym class activities and exercises.SportsOfflineExercises3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
99 Water Activities for Toddlers and KidsBeat the summer heat with these fun and simple outdoor water activities.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Colourful Butterfly CraftThis easy and beautiful craft lets you design butterflies in all your favourite colours.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Household Material BirdfeederWelcome some flying visitors to your yard with this feeder made of household materials.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Outdoor Drama GamePractice your theatre skills outside with these family games and drama resources.TheatreOfflineGames7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Spring Foam MuralsCreate your own nature scene with these easy and simple window decorations.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Theatre in Place GamesSolve interactive video riddles with classic characters from Wonderland, Baker Street, and Neverland.TheatreOnlineGames5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Unplugged STEM ActivitiesExplore the worlds of science and engineering with these awesome offline experiments.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
11 Activities to Encourage CreativityExplore new outlets to foster and develop your child's creative energy while at home.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineParental Support4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Canada Space Agency ActivitiesExplore the vast universe with fun games, crafts, activities and printables.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Games4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Helping Children Cope with CrisisA meaningful and thought-provoking activity booklet created by the National Black Child Development InstituteMental Health & WellnessOfflineParental Support5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Make a Homemade WaterwallBeat the summer heat with an interactive water wall, made from household materials.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivityParental Assistance
Managing COVID-19 Children's BookA multi-language, illustrated children’s book to help discuss COVID-19 and the new world we see.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineParental Support4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Pool Noodle AbacusTake math class outside with this easily made abacus. A fun way to further your child's learning!Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity3, 4, 5, 6
Racism and Violence: Helping Kids Handle the NewsSuccinct article with helpful links for parents to support their discussions of racism and violence.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineParental Support4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
The Ultimate Guide to Backyard CampingHave an engaging camping experience right in your own backyard with these simple tips!Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivityParents
Bug Scavenger HuntExplore your backyard or neighbourhood in search of these different bugs. How many can you find?Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
COVID Summer SafetyLearn how to make the most of summer while staying safe with these helpful tips.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineParental Support1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Family Friendly Tree ActivitiesLet the trees be your teacher with these engaging and informative nature-based activities.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Houston Zoo Brought to YouTravel behind the scenes at the Houston Zoo for an up-close look at their many animals.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineVideo, Virtual Tour1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Interactive Mental Health ActivitiesHelp your child learn to manage stress, express emotions, channel positivity and more with these simple activities.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Kids Workouts at HomeCheck out some kid-friendly workouts you can do from home. No equipment required!Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Milk Carton BirdfeederExpress your creativity with this fun and simple craft made from an empty milk carton.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Pirate Life ActivitiesAhoy Matey! Try out these fun, pirate-themed activities you can test out in your own home.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Talk to Your Kids About Black Lives MatterHelp your children understand current events with this helpful guide.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineParental SupportParent Assistance
5 Senses Scavenger HuntExplore your neighbourhood in a new way by using your 5 senses to complete this scavenger hunt.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
87 Energy Busting Indoor Games for KidsNeed to burn off some energy without making a trip outside? Check out these active indoor games!Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Games 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
At Home Science ExperimentsExplore some great learning activities with these fun experiments using common household supplies.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Draw With Rob VideosLearn how to draw adorable cartoon characters with these video lessons.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Education1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
How to Make Fog in Your KitchenCreate a haunting scene in your own kitchen while learning about the science behind fog.Science & TechnologyOfflineActivity3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Kids Coronavirus Q&AHelp your kids understand the current and future impact of COVID-19, with this kids friendly Q&A.Mental Health & WellnessOnlineParental Support 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Summer CraftsCelebrate the arrival of summer with these adorable and perfectly seasonal craft ideas!Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Virtual Drum Kit with LessonsTurn your computer keyboard into a set of drums. Make sure to check out the free audio lessons as well!MusicOnlineGames 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Canada Day Crafts for KidsCelebrate our country with these Canada themed crafts. Red and white are an absolute must!Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Host a Family Puppet ShowCreate a backdrop and some hand-made puppets to host your own theatre performance.TheatreOfflineActivity, Craft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Illustrated Science VideosIllustrated and animated science lessons explain the science behind the world around us.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Video 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
Meditation for ChildrenOffer your children a chance to unwind and reflect with these audio-based guided meditations.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Recycled Crafts for ChildrenFlex those creative muscles with these eco-friendly, recycled material crafts.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Soda Bottle Outdoor BowlingCreate a bowling alley in your backyard with empty soda bottles and pool noodles.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineGames 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Spice Up Neighbourhood WalksMake your walk through the neighbourhood a game with these playful suggestions.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Two Ingredient OoblekWho doesn't love playing with slime? This simple recipe couldn't be any easier - or more fun!Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Bubble Paint FlowersGet outside and enjoy the fresh air wth these beautiful painted flowers. It's as fun to make as it is to look at.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Glow in the Dark PaintCreate fun glow in the dark paint with glow water, made from highlighters and water.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt, Craft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Good Energy at HomeBurn some energy with fitness, meditation and mindfulness activities. Also highlighting crafts, games and singalongs!Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Self Care 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Kids Garden CraftsSpruce up the garden with your own creative stamp. These simple crafts will bring new life to any garden.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Little Angel Theatre LessonsLearn how to make puppets, write stories and more with these creative, puppet theatre videos.TheatreOnlineCraft, Education, Video 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Scavenger Hunt in the ParkEnjoy a trip to the park with this scavenger hunt list. Divide into teams or make it a whole family activity!Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Water Games for KidsBeat the summer hear with these fun and clever outdoor water games!Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineGames 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Activities for Young CreativesFoster your young artist's creativity with music, drama and art activities to develop their skills.TheatreOfflineArt, Craft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Create a Paper Fortune TellerThis classic children's craft is simple to make and becomes a great, interactive toy.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Easy Kids Craft VideosVideo lessons highlight unique crafts geared towards younger children.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Inside with Imagination Drama GamesTell your own story with these engaging drama and improv games for the entire family!TheatreOfflineGames1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Jumping Goop DemonstrationGet messy and learn about static electicity with this "jumping goop" science experiment.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Make a Friendship BraceletLooking to connect with friends while social distancing? Send them a hand made friendship bracelet!Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Ready, Set, Draw! With KidLit TVLearn to draw characters from some of your favourite children's books with these lessons.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt, Education 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Social Distancing Games for KidsBurn off some energy with these modified children's games meant to accommodate social distancing.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineGames 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Summer Camp Activities At HomeMissing summer camp? Us too! Create the experience at home with these traditional camp activities.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Games 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
58 Yoga Poses for ChildrenWelcome children to the world of yoga with these accessible introductory poses.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Cereal Box Jetpack CraftZoom around the house with this creative jetpack, made from simple household items.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Comic Strip MakerTell your own story with this comic strip maker. Need inspiration? Check out these animal prompts!Indoor ActivitiesOnlineArt, Education 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Digital Skills ActivitiesBoost your digital literacy with these interactive, STEM based activities for all ages.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Games1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Easy Ferris Wheel CraftBring the summer fair experience to your house with this adorable ferris wheel craft.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Have an Active Family PicnicBurn off some energy while enjoying the sunshine with these tips for an active picnic in the park.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Read Along with PBS KidsEnjoy children's book readings with your favourite celebrities, athletes and even a former president!Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Video 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Science Experiments for KidsHave fun while learning some science fundamentals. These experiments can be completed in your own home!Science & TechnologyOfflineExperimentsParental Assistance
Summer Crafts from Crayola DIYBe inspired by these seasonal craft suggestions. Drawing, painting, colouring - there's something for everyone!Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
25 Screen Free ActivitiesSpend some time away from the screen with these engaging, hands on activities.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Games 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
30 DIY Crafts and ActivitiesRepurpose some every day items with these creative and fun craft and activity ideas.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Air PanoExplore the world with 360 degree photos taken from high above beautiful landmarks.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineVirtual Tours1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Art for Kids HubFamily-oriented art lessons will teach you how to draw cartoon-inspired objects and characters.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Education, Videos 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Egg Carton Flower WreathDon't recycle that egg carton! Turn it into a beautiful floral wreath with this simple craft idea.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Erupting Rainbow Chalk PaintCreate bright rainbow paint and then brighten up the sidewalk with your own masterpiece.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt, Craft, Experiment 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Get Kids Moving Superhero WorkoutsGet moving and complete fitness routines with Elsa, Harry Potter and your favourite superheros.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Video 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Indoor Obstacle Course SuggestionsTurn your living room into a fun, interactive obstacle course with these easy suggestions.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Games 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Make 3D Paper ModelsMake paper models of the International Space Station, Naval vehicles and famous aircrafts.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
16 Exercises for KidsHelp kids burn off some of that summer energy with these exercise suggestions perfect for children.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Disney on Stage ActivitiesExplore lesson plans and interactive activities based around classic Disney theatre productions.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineCraft, Educations 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
Magic Trick Video LessonsWow your friends and family with these magic tricks designed for kids, using simple household items.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineActivity, Video 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Nature Activities for KidsLearn about nature and how you can help create a better environment with these outdoor adventure books.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Nature ArtBring nature inside with a beautiful portrait. Explore your neighbourhood for supplies before getting started.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt, Nature 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Neighbourhood Walk BingoTake a walk around your neighbourhood and see if you can find all the sights to complete this bingo card.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Origami FlowersExperience the beauty and calm of origami by creating these gorgeous paper flowers.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Scholastic Story StartersCreate a world of your own in a variety of genres, with these creative story starters from Scholastic.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Tin Can Backyard ActivitiesRecycle your tin cans and have a fun day of outdoor play with these clever, hands-on activities.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineGames 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Bill Nye Science ExperimentsOne of TVs most beloved personalities brings his show to your house with these experiments.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Dance at Home ProgramsDiscover creative movement with instructional videos and activity plans.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Video 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
DIY Pop Up CardsCelebrate an occassion or just say thank you with meaningful, hand-made cards.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Easy-to-Make Sunshine ClayCreate your own sculptures with 3-ingredient, homemade clay.Arts & CraftsOfflineActivity, Craft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Homemade Lava Lamp CraftRedecorate your favourite room with a creative, colourful lava lamp.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Lincoln Centre at HomeTake in stunning performances from the world-famous Lincoln Centre or join their virtual classroom series.TheatreOnlineVideo 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Make Rock CandyGrow your own treat in a jar with this classic rock candy recipe.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Cooking 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Paper Mache Bowl CraftGet messy while creating a beautiful and functional paper mache bowl.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt, Craft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Do Try This at Home ScienceJoin the Institute of Physics for kid friendly science lessons that you can try in your own home.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Kids DIY Bubble FoamThis colourful, bubbly foam couldn't be any simpler, needing just a few ingredients.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Make Ice Cream in a BagYou don't need fancy equipment to make your own ice cream. Check out this classic recipe to make your own treat.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineCooking1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Minute to Win it GamesHost a game show in your living room with these fun challenges the whole family can try.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineGames 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Origami for KidsEnjoy the timeless art of origami paper folding with these templates and adorable designs.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineCraft 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Ready? Set? MoveGet moving outside with great physical activities to help you soak up the sun.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Video 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
The Arts SquadVideo lessons let you express your creativity through art, music, theatre and more!Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Video 5, 6, 7, 8
The Louvre Virtual ToursTake a trip to Paris without leaving your seat. Tour one of the world's most famous museums.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Virtual Tour 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
'The Sound of Music' CraftsBuild your own model guitar or goat marionette with these crafts inspired by a classic musical production.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
14-Day Stem Activity PlanOnline lesson plans and interactive activities with a focus on science and engineering.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducationParental Assistance
Flying Paper Helicopter CraftThis craft may seem simple, but you'll have hours of fun test piloting your own fully-functional paper helicopter.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Home Safari with the Cincinnati ZooThe full zoo experience is brought to you with behind-the-scenes videos and tours.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineVideo, Virtual Tour1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Keep Kids Active IndoorsAs the summer comes to an end, keep the active gaes going with these suggestions for limited space.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Games 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Let's talk Science ActivitiesLearn about biology, engineering and much more with these self-guided learning activities.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Northern Lights Canadian ActivitiesUsually projected on the parliament buildings, enjoy a multimedia presentation of Canada's history and interactive activities.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Paper Airplane DesignsTake to the skies with your own paper airplane design. This collection offers beginner to advanced templates.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Education 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Soda Bottle CraftsRepurpose empty soda bottles by creating a fish, piggy bank, snowflake or other beautiful creation.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Stained Glass Collage CraftEnjoy the sunshine from indoors with a beautiful stained glass inspired mosaic craft.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
At Home Music LearningLearn the fundamentals of music with video lessons or program your own musical beats.MusicOfflineEducation, Games, Video6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Canadian Museum of Nature TourExplore the stunning collection at Canada's Museum of Nature with this guided video tour.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Video, Virtual Tour1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Crash Course TheatreLearn about the history and future of theatre with these engaging, illustrated crash courses.TheatreOnlineEducation, Video8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
Create A StorybookCreate your own story with illustrations, text, and drawings with this virtual tool.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Writing3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Daily 20 Exercise ProgramTake some active breaks during the day with this exercise program, organized in 5-minute intervals.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Energy-Burning Indoor GamesNeed to burn off some energy without making a trip outside? Check out these active indoor games!Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Games3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Paper Craft Pirate ShipLet your imagination run wild! Fold together a paper pirate scene and then tell the story of their adventures.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Step-by-Step DrawingLearn to draw adorable characters and doodles with these step-by-step drawing tutorials.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt, Education, Videos6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Worksheet WorksGet ready to head back to school with worksheets covering every subject you can think of.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineEducation4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
20 Back to School CraftsCraft ideas that are fun and functional. Prepare to head back to school with your own hand-made supplies.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Fitness Fun for KidsColourful, exciting and energetic fitness videos for kids. Keep your eyes peeled for some of your favourite characters.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineExercises, Video2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Free Children's eBooksFind your new favourite story with over 400 free picture books with narration in 40 languages!Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Indoor Games for KidsWhether you want active options, pen and paper games or something educational these suggestions have something for everyone.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineGames4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Lockdown Music ResourcesLearn about music around the world, complete printable activities, make your own soundtrack and much more!MusicOnlineEducation, Printable6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Preschool Development ActivitiesThese engaging and informative activities will help develop your young one's abilities and knowledge.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineEducation, Games2, 3, 4
Self-Care September CalendarMake sure to care for yourself this month with daily reminders and recommendations.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Sesame Street OnlinePlay online games, create art projects or enjoy video recordings of your favourite Sesame Street characters.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineCraft, Games, Video2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Space Arts and CraftsExplore the final frontier with space themed crafts. Make your own space ship, paint galaxy or planet squish painting.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
10 Fall Craft IdeasGet ready for the change of seasons with these creative and engaging seasonal craft ideas.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft, Nature4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Arts and Crafts Video LessonsLearn how to take on new art projects, techniques and crafts with these unique video lessons.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Education, Video4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Children's Vision / Goal BoardHelp your children prepare to head back to school by creating their own vision or goal board with these templates.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineParental Support6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Coding Lessons and GamesInteractive games and activities teach coding skills to students of skill levels. No prior experience necessary!Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Online Jigsaw PuzzlesBring a classic hobby online with digital jigsaw puzzles. Find your favourite picture or create your own.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineActivity, Games1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Preschool Math GameTeach your little one foundational math skills with this simple, interactive game.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineEducation2, 3, 4
Print-And-Play Board GamesWhether you're new to board games or have played them all, these printable games have something for everyone.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineGames6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Walk and PlayBring some new excitement to your neighbourhood walks with these on-the-move activity suggestions.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Zen Mindfulness ActivitiesFocus on mindfulness with these zen activities meant to engage all your senses.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
10 Autumn Leaf CraftsHarvest falling leaves and enjoy the beauty of nature with these great craft ideas.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft, Nature4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Chrome Music LabCreate your own song and learn about music with perfectly simple interactove games and activities.MusicOnlineEducation, Games1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Earth Ranger Eco-ActivitiesCare for the environment with these engaging eco-themed activities.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineEducation, Nature4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Kids Activity and Craft VideosLearn how to make crafts and complete experiments with simple household materials.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineActivity, Craft, Video4,5, 6, 7, 8
Mindfulness Activities and TipsHelp ease back to school worries with mindfulness tips and suggestions for children and youth.Mental Health & WellnessOnlineSelf Care6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
National Geographic KidsLearn about science, animals, geography and more with shows produced just for kids!Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Video4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Nature Colour HuntEnjoy the beautiful pallette of the season with this colour based scavenger hunt.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Seasonal Handprint CraftsGet ready for fall and halloween with handprint monsters, skeletons and leaves.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
YMCA Exercise VideosPractice yoga, sports conditioning and other at-home workouts with categorized, active videos.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Video6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
7 Fun Fall ActivitiesEnjoy outdoor and indoor time with these fun crafts and activities using items found in nature.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Dance Fitness ActivitiesGet moving to the music with these combination fitness and dance activities set to popular music.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercise, Video4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
DIY Fidget ToysFidget toys are great calming tools for kids of all ages. Build your own with these simple ideas.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Fun Memory GamesEntertain your little one and develop their cognitive skills with these easily setup memory games.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineGames3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Homemade "Fluffy Slime"A fun sensory experience this fluffy slime uses shaving cream for a unique result.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivityParental Assistance
Introduction to Instruments VideosLearn about different instrument groups with fun, animated videos from the Calgary Philharmonic.MusicOnlineEducation, Video4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
NASA Space PlaceLessons, games, crafts and more! Explore the final frontier with terrific resources from NASA.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Games3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Optimistic October Self Care CalendarPractice self care all month long by focusing on the things that make you happy and give you hope.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Paper Crafts for KidsRepurpose scrap paper, paper plates and cardboard rolls with these creative craft ideas!Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Art at HomeLearn about art fundamentals or just enjoy some craft-making with these online activities.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Craft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
DIY Costumes from RecyclablesSkip the store this halloween with these costumes you can make from recycled materials.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineCraftParental Assistance
Drawing LessonsIn depth drawing lessons, practice activities and interactive discussion platform.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Education8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
I Have Cardboard. Now what?Looking for a simple indoor activity? Check out these fun games you can make with cardboard.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Games4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Junior Ravens Sports ActivitiesWork on sports drills and conditioning with this video series from Carleton University.SportsOnlineExercise, Video6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
NFB Educational PlaylistsThe National Film Board's playlist on important subjects like diversity, anti-racism and sustainability.TheatreOnlineVideo6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Self-Esteem Building ActivitiesHelp build your child's self-esteem with simple activities they can complete at home.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineParental Support3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Virtual Mars RoverExplore the surface of Mars with real images of the planet's surface from the Mars rover.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
30 Gratitude Games and ActivitiesCelebrate the Thanksgiving spirit with these activities teaching gratitude and thankfulness.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineParental Support4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Breathing BalloonThis simple guided breathing exercise will calm your nerves and help you relax.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Crayola Create at HomeExplore your creative side with seasonal craft activities, colouring sheets and more!Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Folded Paper BraceletsMake a fashion statement with your own custom-designed, folded paper bracelet.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
Halloween Door DecorationsTrick-or-Treating might be on pause but celebrate the holiday with these thematic home based decoration ideas.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
How to talk to Kids about RaceConversation starters, activities and book recommendations to help discuss race with your children.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineParental Support3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Nature Lab Youth ResourcesLearn about our relationship with nature with interactive activities and lesson plans.Outdoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Nature8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
No Equipment Gym ClassBurn off some energy with these kid-friendly, colourful workout videos.SportsOfflineExercise, Video4,5, 6, 7, 8
Quick Halloween CraftsPrepare for the spookiest time of year with these quick and simple themed craft ideas.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
30 Printable Scavenger HuntsEnjoy the crisp fall days with a structured outdoor activity. Choose your favourite template and start your adventure!Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Fall Leaf ActivitiesYou can enjoy all the season has to offer with leaf-based crafts or outdoor activities you can complete at home.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Halloween Activities at HomeLooking for a spooky craft? A haunted science experiment? You'll find those and more in this seasonal activity guide.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Healthy Snack RecipesNutritious, delicious and healthy snack recipes that you can make for or with your little ones.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineCooking3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Little Sports Exercise VideosMaking exercise accessible, these animated videos take you through concentrated workout plans.SportsOfflineExercise, Video3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Make Movement DiceExercise becomes a game with movement dice. Play with your own favourite activities and get moving indoors!Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercise, Games3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Met Kids Art MuseumTake a virtual field trip to the Metropolitan Museum of Art Children's area and take a trip through history with their time machine.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Virtual Tour6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
The Spangler Effect Science VideosFast, informative and entertaining these science demonstrations offer an exciting take on routine science lessons.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Video6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
YPlay: Arts and CraftsFrom our friends at the YMCA, these videos take you through great craft activities you can make with simple materialsArts & CraftsOnlineArt, Craft, Video3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Art Lesson VideosThese interactive art lessons offer great project inspiration and tips on new techniques.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Education8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Dictionary.com Learning at HomeOnline reading and writing lessons, games, and activities for students of all ages.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Writing4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17
Flying Paper RingHave you ever seen a paper ring fly? Learn about aerodynamics with this cool flying paper ring.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Craft6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Halloween Crafts for TeensCelebrate the spookiest season with these great household craft projects for older kids and teens.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft, Nature12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Halloween Scavenger HuntEnjoy this Halloween decoration scavenger hunt. Don't forget these tips on having a safe holiday this year.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Monterey Bay Aquarium Live FeedsObserve penguins, sharks, coral reefs and more with these live aquarium camera feeds.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineVirtual Tours4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Nature Activities for ToddlersHelp your little ones explore outdoors with these simple nature-based activities.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature2, 3, 4
Songwriting Workshop VideosThis 4-part video series focuses on all the key elements of songwriting for all levels of experience.MusicOnlineEducation, Video13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Virtual Halloween ActivitiesEnjoy the holiday at home with virtual trick-or-treating, a word search, and Halloween trivia.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineActivity3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
4 Musical Instrument CraftsFeel the beat with the musical instrument inspired crafts made from household materials.MusicOfflineCraft3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
8 Ways to Teach Creative ThinkingExplore your little one's creative side with tips and creativity building games and activities.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineParental Support3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Brightly Storytime VideosCheck out these virtual storytime videos for full read-throughs of hundreds of your favourite stories.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Video3, 4, 5, 6
Curious Kids PodcastLearn about x-rays, stars, nature and muc more with this fast, fun and educational audio podcast.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Homemade 'Snow Dough'Prepare for winter with this fun, playdough inspired creation using only 4 simple ingredients.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Journal and Writing PromptsWhether you prefer journaling or creative writing, these prompts will offer inspiration for all authors.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineEducation, Writing1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
November Self Care CalendarPractice self care all month long by exploring new developments in your life and the world around you.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Paper Door Decoration CraftUse coloured paper and recycled materials to build a beautiful decoration for your door.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Disney Dance AlongsGet moving while inside with dance along choreography for classic Disney songs.SportsOfflineExercises, Video3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Easy Poppy Crafts for KidsCommemorate Rememberance Day with these poppy-inspired crafts for kids.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Fruit and Vegetable PaintingUse your favourite produce to create pattern art with this clever and simple craft project.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Make Flubber SlimeGet your hands dirty with this incredibly simple and super stretchy flubber recipe.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
MLSE Sports VideosProfessional trainers offer age approproate live and pre-recorded sports exercises and activities.SportsOnlineExercise, Video6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18

Resources

Missed a week? Want to revisit your favourite resources? No problem! All of our featured resources can be found in the table below. Use the search bar to sort by interest area, type of activity, or recommended ages!

Resource NameDescriptionCategoryStatusTypeRecommended Ages
Cartoon Animal Drawing LessonsLearn how to draw adorable cartoon animals with these instructional video lessons.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Education4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Cotton Ball Snowman CraftPrepare for the colder months with this adorable snowman craft, made from household supplies.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Crafts from Recycled MaterialsGive recycled materials a new lease on life and create these beautiful art projects.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Create a StorybookExplore online writing lessons before creating and illustrating your own virtual storybook.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineArt, Education3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Play with Arts and CultureLearn about famous artworks and out your own spin on classic creations with lessons and activities from Google.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Games8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
Online Writing GameCreate hilarious, nonsensical stories with an online adaptation of the classic word game.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineGames, Education6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Interactive Touch Typing GamesLearn the fundamentals of touch typing with these fun, interactive games.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineGames, Education8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Personal Growth ActivitiesHelp build your child's confidence and conquer their fears with activities focusing on self-growth.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineParental Support3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Active at Home VideosVideos from our Edmonton office teaching you how to cook, sing, exercise and more!Indoor ActivitiesOnlineActivity, Cooking, Sports4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
Crafted Gifts Kids can MakeGet ready for the upcoming holidays with amazing gifts kids can make themselves.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Cute Polar Bear CraftsPrepare for the colder months with adorbable, polar bear inspired projects.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
DIY Hallway "Lazer" MazeEver dreamed of being a spy? Now you can with this simple to set-up hallway game!Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Games3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Family Minute to Win it GamesHost an awesome family game night and enjoy a friendly competition with these minute-long game ideas.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineGames1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
FunBrain Education HubExperience educational games, videos and full books with this hub of educational resources.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Games4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
PBS Kids Activity FinderConnect with your favourite TV characters and complete educational activities for kids of all ages.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Games2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Science Bridge Building ChallengeBuild a bridge out of household materials and test it's strength. Can it hold 100 coins?Indoor ActivitiesOfflineEducation, Activity6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Coding Lessons and GamesWith thousands of learning modules for kids of all ages, Tynker offers extensive resources for all experience levels.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Science Lessons and ExperimentsProgram supporters Ingenium Canada offer dozens of experiments focusing on natural science, physics, aviation and more.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Egg Carton Animal CraftsCreate adorable turtles, frogs, and caterpillars from simple paper egg cartons.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
49 Physical Activities for Younger ChildrenHelp your young ones burn off some energy and enjoy the sunshine with these fun and unique activities.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Games2, 3, 4, 5
National Film Board of CanadaThe National Film Board’s online Screening Room offers access to over 3,000 films. The collection includes animation, documentaries, experimental films and more.TheatreOnlineVideo1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
PBS Music GamesExplore the world of music with some of your favourite animated characters, with this collection of interactive and educational games.MusicOnlineGames4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Classics for KidsEmbrace your new role as music teacher with these resources. Learn about famous composers, history's best known pieces, and the instruments of an orchestra.MusicOnlineEducation4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Meet the ComposerEnjoy a child friendly survey of composers dating back to the Baroque era and ending with modern legends.MusicOnlineEducation4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Music PrintablesComplete these fun, printable, music-themed activity sheets. Send us a picture of your finished products!MusicOfflinePrintable4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
The Science of SoundHave you ever wondered how we hear sounds? Why do different instruments sound the way they do? Those questions and more are answered in this science lesson.MusicOnlineEducation8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Drama Games and LessonsHelp your young actors develop their skills with dozens of creative acting games and exercises, as well as helpful lessons and blog posts.TheatreOfflineGames6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Make a Dragon MarionetteHost a performance of your own creation with a homemade dragon or dog marionette puppet. Both are made from common household supplies.TheatreOfflineCraft6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Shakespeare PlaysAccess a collection of classic Shakespeare works, as performed at the famous Stratford Festival.TheatreOnlineVideo13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Theatre PrintablesPrintable activity sheets highlighting the wonderful world of theatre. Colouring sheets and word searches highlight some classic productions.TheatreOfflinePrintable4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Virtual Theatre ToursExplore the world from your living room, with virtual tours of some of the world’s most famous theatres.TheatreOnlineEducation, Virtual Tour6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Classic NHL GamesWhile live sports are on hold you can rewatch some classic NHL games in their entirety.SportsOnlineVideo1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
DIY Tabletop Hockey RinkHost your own Stanley Cup Championship with this awesome tabletop ice hockey game you can make yourself!SportsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Hockey Canada QuizzesTest your knowledge of our national pastime with quizzes on hockey history, skills and equipment.SportsOnlineGames4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Hockey Canada School ProgramWith curriculums for students grade K - 6, Hockey Canada provides resources for your favourite school subjects.SportsOnlineEducation4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Hockey Printable ActivitiesComplete these hockey themed activity sheets, including colouring your own jersey!SportsOfflinePrintable4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Hockey Science ExperimentLearn about friction, what slides on ice, and what doesn't with this at-home experiment. Bonus: What is a puck made of? Will it slide or not?SportsOfflineExperiments4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Virtual Zamboni RideTake a front-seat tour of some indoor and outdoor ice surfaces with this first-person zamboni ride.SportsOnlineVideo2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Engineering for KidsA great introduction to concepts behind engineering, taught via games, videos, and interactive activities.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Mad Science At Home ExperimentsTurn your house into a lab with experiments you can conduct with household materials.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperimentsParental Assistance
NASA STEM ActivitiesFor students in grades K-4, an extensive collection of games, activities, crafts and experiments to learn about space.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Games4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 1
Online Math GamesYour students can keep their math skills sharp with dozens of engaging online games, for students grades 1-6.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Games4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Smithsonian National Air and Space MuseumComplete a virtual tour, learn about the artifacts, explore the mechanics of flight and much more with this Washington-based historic museum.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Virtual Tour1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
STEM Games for KidsEnjoy the limitless, fun STEM activities that this website is offering to keep kids engaged and interested while, at the same time, enjoying and immersed in STEM education.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Games6, 7, 8, 9, 10
10 COVID-19 Self Care Tips10 tips to help you focus on self-care during challenging timesMental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
DIY Backyard ActivitiesLet's get outside with these parent guided activities.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineGamesParental Assistance
Easy Craft Ideas61 at-home craft ideas!Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Free Birdhouse PlansEasy to build bird house projects, assembly required.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Incredibox Beat MakerCreate and record your own beats with this simple drag-and-drop drum machine.MusicOnlineGames6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Lego Projects for KidsRainy day ideas - great at home Lego design ideasIndoor ActivitiesOfflineGames5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Nomster Recipe BookAn illustrated collection of kid-friendly, healthy recipes.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineCooking6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Science World At Home ExperimentsDozens of at-home experiments, using household supplies.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Spring Garden CraftsJust in time for Spring – DIY colourful garden ideasArts & CraftsOfflineCraft5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Forest Mobile CraftExplore the world outside to find your materials, before assembling this simple and fun craft.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4,5, 6, 7, 8
Homemade PlaydoughLet your creativity run wild with this colourful, handmade playdough alternative.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity4,5, 6, 7, 8
NASCAR Science ActivitiesLearn about the science and aerodynamics behind NASCAR racing with interactive activities and games.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Games9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Plant Seeds with PreschoolersLearn how to grow plants indoors with this interactive activity.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity2, 3, 4
Spring Exploration StationThis homemade activity brings nature indoors, with an introduction to the world around us.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Teach a Child to Ride a BikeEnjoy the summer weather while teaching your child how to ride their first bike.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineParental Support5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
The Mindful ProjectTake time to reflect and practice your mindfulness with these weekly videos and activity sheets.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Wash the Car with Your KidsCheck out these tips for cleaning your car with help from little ones.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
YMCA Gym ClassBurn off some energy with virtual gym class activities and exercises.SportsOfflineExercises3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
99 Water Activities for Toddlers and KidsBeat the summer heat with these fun and simple outdoor water activities.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Colourful Butterfly CraftThis easy and beautiful craft lets you design butterflies in all your favourite colours.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Household Material BirdfeederWelcome some flying visitors to your yard with this feeder made of household materials.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Outdoor Drama GamePractice your theatre skills outside with these family games and drama resources.TheatreOfflineGames7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Spring Foam MuralsCreate your own nature scene with these easy and simple window decorations.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Theatre in Place GamesSolve interactive video riddles with classic characters from Wonderland, Baker Street, and Neverland.TheatreOnlineGames5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Unplugged STEM ActivitiesExplore the worlds of science and engineering with these awesome offline experiments.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
11 Activities to Encourage CreativityExplore new outlets to foster and develop your child's creative energy while at home.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineParental Support4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Canada Space Agency ActivitiesExplore the vast universe with fun games, crafts, activities and printables.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Games4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Helping Children Cope with CrisisA meaningful and thought-provoking activity booklet created by the National Black Child Development InstituteMental Health & WellnessOfflineParental Support5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Make a Homemade WaterwallBeat the summer heat with an interactive water wall, made from household materials.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivityParental Assistance
Managing COVID-19 Children's BookA multi-language, illustrated children’s book to help discuss COVID-19 and the new world we see.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineParental Support4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Pool Noodle AbacusTake math class outside with this easily made abacus. A fun way to further your child's learning!Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity3, 4, 5, 6
Racism and Violence: Helping Kids Handle the NewsSuccinct article with helpful links for parents to support their discussions of racism and violence.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineParental Support4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
The Ultimate Guide to Backyard CampingHave an engaging camping experience right in your own backyard with these simple tips!Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivityParents
Bug Scavenger HuntExplore your backyard or neighbourhood in search of these different bugs. How many can you find?Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
COVID Summer SafetyLearn how to make the most of summer while staying safe with these helpful tips.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineParental Support1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Family Friendly Tree ActivitiesLet the trees be your teacher with these engaging and informative nature-based activities.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Houston Zoo Brought to YouTravel behind the scenes at the Houston Zoo for an up-close look at their many animals.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineVideo, Virtual Tour1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Interactive Mental Health ActivitiesHelp your child learn to manage stress, express emotions, channel positivity and more with these simple activities.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Kids Workouts at HomeCheck out some kid-friendly workouts you can do from home. No equipment required!Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Milk Carton BirdfeederExpress your creativity with this fun and simple craft made from an empty milk carton.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Pirate Life ActivitiesAhoy Matey! Try out these fun, pirate-themed activities you can test out in your own home.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Talk to Your Kids About Black Lives MatterHelp your children understand current events with this helpful guide.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineParental SupportParent Assistance
5 Senses Scavenger HuntExplore your neighbourhood in a new way by using your 5 senses to complete this scavenger hunt.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
87 Energy Busting Indoor Games for KidsNeed to burn off some energy without making a trip outside? Check out these active indoor games!Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Games 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
At Home Science ExperimentsExplore some great learning activities with these fun experiments using common household supplies.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Draw With Rob VideosLearn how to draw adorable cartoon characters with these video lessons.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Education1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
How to Make Fog in Your KitchenCreate a haunting scene in your own kitchen while learning about the science behind fog.Science & TechnologyOfflineActivity3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Kids Coronavirus Q&AHelp your kids understand the current and future impact of COVID-19, with this kids friendly Q&A.Mental Health & WellnessOnlineParental Support 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Summer CraftsCelebrate the arrival of summer with these adorable and perfectly seasonal craft ideas!Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Virtual Drum Kit with LessonsTurn your computer keyboard into a set of drums. Make sure to check out the free audio lessons as well!MusicOnlineGames 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Canada Day Crafts for KidsCelebrate our country with these Canada themed crafts. Red and white are an absolute must!Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Host a Family Puppet ShowCreate a backdrop and some hand-made puppets to host your own theatre performance.TheatreOfflineActivity, Craft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Illustrated Science VideosIllustrated and animated science lessons explain the science behind the world around us.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Video 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
Meditation for ChildrenOffer your children a chance to unwind and reflect with these audio-based guided meditations.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Recycled Crafts for ChildrenFlex those creative muscles with these eco-friendly, recycled material crafts.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Soda Bottle Outdoor BowlingCreate a bowling alley in your backyard with empty soda bottles and pool noodles.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineGames 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Spice Up Neighbourhood WalksMake your walk through the neighbourhood a game with these playful suggestions.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Two Ingredient OoblekWho doesn't love playing with slime? This simple recipe couldn't be any easier - or more fun!Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Bubble Paint FlowersGet outside and enjoy the fresh air wth these beautiful painted flowers. It's as fun to make as it is to look at.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Glow in the Dark PaintCreate fun glow in the dark paint with glow water, made from highlighters and water.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt, Craft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Good Energy at HomeBurn some energy with fitness, meditation and mindfulness activities. Also highlighting crafts, games and singalongs!Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Self Care 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Kids Garden CraftsSpruce up the garden with your own creative stamp. These simple crafts will bring new life to any garden.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Little Angel Theatre LessonsLearn how to make puppets, write stories and more with these creative, puppet theatre videos.TheatreOnlineCraft, Education, Video 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Scavenger Hunt in the ParkEnjoy a trip to the park with this scavenger hunt list. Divide into teams or make it a whole family activity!Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Water Games for KidsBeat the summer hear with these fun and clever outdoor water games!Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineGames 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Activities for Young CreativesFoster your young artist's creativity with music, drama and art activities to develop their skills.TheatreOfflineArt, Craft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Create a Paper Fortune TellerThis classic children's craft is simple to make and becomes a great, interactive toy.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Easy Kids Craft VideosVideo lessons highlight unique crafts geared towards younger children.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Inside with Imagination Drama GamesTell your own story with these engaging drama and improv games for the entire family!TheatreOfflineGames1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Jumping Goop DemonstrationGet messy and learn about static electicity with this "jumping goop" science experiment.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Make a Friendship BraceletLooking to connect with friends while social distancing? Send them a hand made friendship bracelet!Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Ready, Set, Draw! With KidLit TVLearn to draw characters from some of your favourite children's books with these lessons.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt, Education 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Social Distancing Games for KidsBurn off some energy with these modified children's games meant to accommodate social distancing.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineGames 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Summer Camp Activities At HomeMissing summer camp? Us too! Create the experience at home with these traditional camp activities.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Games 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
58 Yoga Poses for ChildrenWelcome children to the world of yoga with these accessible introductory poses.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Cereal Box Jetpack CraftZoom around the house with this creative jetpack, made from simple household items.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Comic Strip MakerTell your own story with this comic strip maker. Need inspiration? Check out these animal prompts!Indoor ActivitiesOnlineArt, Education 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Digital Skills ActivitiesBoost your digital literacy with these interactive, STEM based activities for all ages.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Games1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Easy Ferris Wheel CraftBring the summer fair experience to your house with this adorable ferris wheel craft.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Have an Active Family PicnicBurn off some energy while enjoying the sunshine with these tips for an active picnic in the park.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Read Along with PBS KidsEnjoy children's book readings with your favourite celebrities, athletes and even a former president!Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Video 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Science Experiments for KidsHave fun while learning some science fundamentals. These experiments can be completed in your own home!Science & TechnologyOfflineExperimentsParental Assistance
Summer Crafts from Crayola DIYBe inspired by these seasonal craft suggestions. Drawing, painting, colouring - there's something for everyone!Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
25 Screen Free ActivitiesSpend some time away from the screen with these engaging, hands on activities.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Games 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
30 DIY Crafts and ActivitiesRepurpose some every day items with these creative and fun craft and activity ideas.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Air PanoExplore the world with 360 degree photos taken from high above beautiful landmarks.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineVirtual Tours1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Art for Kids HubFamily-oriented art lessons will teach you how to draw cartoon-inspired objects and characters.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Education, Videos 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Egg Carton Flower WreathDon't recycle that egg carton! Turn it into a beautiful floral wreath with this simple craft idea.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Erupting Rainbow Chalk PaintCreate bright rainbow paint and then brighten up the sidewalk with your own masterpiece.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt, Craft, Experiment 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Get Kids Moving Superhero WorkoutsGet moving and complete fitness routines with Elsa, Harry Potter and your favourite superheros.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Video 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Indoor Obstacle Course SuggestionsTurn your living room into a fun, interactive obstacle course with these easy suggestions.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Games 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Make 3D Paper ModelsMake paper models of the International Space Station, Naval vehicles and famous aircrafts.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
16 Exercises for KidsHelp kids burn off some of that summer energy with these exercise suggestions perfect for children.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Disney on Stage ActivitiesExplore lesson plans and interactive activities based around classic Disney theatre productions.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineCraft, Educations 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
Magic Trick Video LessonsWow your friends and family with these magic tricks designed for kids, using simple household items.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineActivity, Video 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Nature Activities for KidsLearn about nature and how you can help create a better environment with these outdoor adventure books.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Nature ArtBring nature inside with a beautiful portrait. Explore your neighbourhood for supplies before getting started.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt, Nature 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Neighbourhood Walk BingoTake a walk around your neighbourhood and see if you can find all the sights to complete this bingo card.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Origami FlowersExperience the beauty and calm of origami by creating these gorgeous paper flowers.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Scholastic Story StartersCreate a world of your own in a variety of genres, with these creative story starters from Scholastic.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Tin Can Backyard ActivitiesRecycle your tin cans and have a fun day of outdoor play with these clever, hands-on activities.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineGames 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Bill Nye Science ExperimentsOne of TVs most beloved personalities brings his show to your house with these experiments.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Dance at Home ProgramsDiscover creative movement with instructional videos and activity plans.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Video 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
DIY Pop Up CardsCelebrate an occassion or just say thank you with meaningful, hand-made cards.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Easy-to-Make Sunshine ClayCreate your own sculptures with 3-ingredient, homemade clay.Arts & CraftsOfflineActivity, Craft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Homemade Lava Lamp CraftRedecorate your favourite room with a creative, colourful lava lamp.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Lincoln Centre at HomeTake in stunning performances from the world-famous Lincoln Centre or join their virtual classroom series.TheatreOnlineVideo 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Make Rock CandyGrow your own treat in a jar with this classic rock candy recipe.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Cooking 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Paper Mache Bowl CraftGet messy while creating a beautiful and functional paper mache bowl.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt, Craft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Do Try This at Home ScienceJoin the Institute of Physics for kid friendly science lessons that you can try in your own home.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Kids DIY Bubble FoamThis colourful, bubbly foam couldn't be any simpler, needing just a few ingredients.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Make Ice Cream in a BagYou don't need fancy equipment to make your own ice cream. Check out this classic recipe to make your own treat.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineCooking1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Minute to Win it GamesHost a game show in your living room with these fun challenges the whole family can try.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineGames 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Origami for KidsEnjoy the timeless art of origami paper folding with these templates and adorable designs.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineCraft 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Ready? Set? MoveGet moving outside with great physical activities to help you soak up the sun.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Video 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
The Arts SquadVideo lessons let you express your creativity through art, music, theatre and more!Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Video 5, 6, 7, 8
The Louvre Virtual ToursTake a trip to Paris without leaving your seat. Tour one of the world's most famous museums.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Virtual Tour 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
'The Sound of Music' CraftsBuild your own model guitar or goat marionette with these crafts inspired by a classic musical production.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
14-Day Stem Activity PlanOnline lesson plans and interactive activities with a focus on science and engineering.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducationParental Assistance
Flying Paper Helicopter CraftThis craft may seem simple, but you'll have hours of fun test piloting your own fully-functional paper helicopter.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Home Safari with the Cincinnati ZooThe full zoo experience is brought to you with behind-the-scenes videos and tours.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineVideo, Virtual Tour1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Keep Kids Active IndoorsAs the summer comes to an end, keep the active gaes going with these suggestions for limited space.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Games 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Let's talk Science ActivitiesLearn about biology, engineering and much more with these self-guided learning activities.Science & TechnologyOfflineExperiments 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Northern Lights Canadian ActivitiesUsually projected on the parliament buildings, enjoy a multimedia presentation of Canada's history and interactive activities.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Paper Airplane DesignsTake to the skies with your own paper airplane design. This collection offers beginner to advanced templates.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Education 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Soda Bottle CraftsRepurpose empty soda bottles by creating a fish, piggy bank, snowflake or other beautiful creation.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Stained Glass Collage CraftEnjoy the sunshine from indoors with a beautiful stained glass inspired mosaic craft.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
At Home Music LearningLearn the fundamentals of music with video lessons or program your own musical beats.MusicOfflineEducation, Games, Video6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Canadian Museum of Nature TourExplore the stunning collection at Canada's Museum of Nature with this guided video tour.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Video, Virtual Tour1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Crash Course TheatreLearn about the history and future of theatre with these engaging, illustrated crash courses.TheatreOnlineEducation, Video8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
Create A StorybookCreate your own story with illustrations, text, and drawings with this virtual tool.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Writing3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Daily 20 Exercise ProgramTake some active breaks during the day with this exercise program, organized in 5-minute intervals.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Energy-Burning Indoor GamesNeed to burn off some energy without making a trip outside? Check out these active indoor games!Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Games3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Paper Craft Pirate ShipLet your imagination run wild! Fold together a paper pirate scene and then tell the story of their adventures.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Step-by-Step DrawingLearn to draw adorable characters and doodles with these step-by-step drawing tutorials.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt, Education, Videos6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Worksheet WorksGet ready to head back to school with worksheets covering every subject you can think of.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineEducation4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
20 Back to School CraftsCraft ideas that are fun and functional. Prepare to head back to school with your own hand-made supplies.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Fitness Fun for KidsColourful, exciting and energetic fitness videos for kids. Keep your eyes peeled for some of your favourite characters.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineExercises, Video2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Free Children's eBooksFind your new favourite story with over 400 free picture books with narration in 40 languages!Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Indoor Games for KidsWhether you want active options, pen and paper games or something educational these suggestions have something for everyone.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineGames4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Lockdown Music ResourcesLearn about music around the world, complete printable activities, make your own soundtrack and much more!MusicOnlineEducation, Printable6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Preschool Development ActivitiesThese engaging and informative activities will help develop your young one's abilities and knowledge.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineEducation, Games2, 3, 4
Self-Care September CalendarMake sure to care for yourself this month with daily reminders and recommendations.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Sesame Street OnlinePlay online games, create art projects or enjoy video recordings of your favourite Sesame Street characters.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineCraft, Games, Video2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Space Arts and CraftsExplore the final frontier with space themed crafts. Make your own space ship, paint galaxy or planet squish painting.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
10 Fall Craft IdeasGet ready for the change of seasons with these creative and engaging seasonal craft ideas.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft, Nature4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Arts and Crafts Video LessonsLearn how to take on new art projects, techniques and crafts with these unique video lessons.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Education, Video4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Children's Vision / Goal BoardHelp your children prepare to head back to school by creating their own vision or goal board with these templates.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineParental Support6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Coding Lessons and GamesInteractive games and activities teach coding skills to students of skill levels. No prior experience necessary!Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Online Jigsaw PuzzlesBring a classic hobby online with digital jigsaw puzzles. Find your favourite picture or create your own.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineActivity, Games1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Preschool Math GameTeach your little one foundational math skills with this simple, interactive game.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineEducation2, 3, 4
Print-And-Play Board GamesWhether you're new to board games or have played them all, these printable games have something for everyone.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineGames6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Walk and PlayBring some new excitement to your neighbourhood walks with these on-the-move activity suggestions.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Zen Mindfulness ActivitiesFocus on mindfulness with these zen activities meant to engage all your senses.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
10 Autumn Leaf CraftsHarvest falling leaves and enjoy the beauty of nature with these great craft ideas.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft, Nature4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Chrome Music LabCreate your own song and learn about music with perfectly simple interactove games and activities.MusicOnlineEducation, Games1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Earth Ranger Eco-ActivitiesCare for the environment with these engaging eco-themed activities.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineEducation, Nature4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Kids Activity and Craft VideosLearn how to make crafts and complete experiments with simple household materials.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineActivity, Craft, Video4,5, 6, 7, 8
Mindfulness Activities and TipsHelp ease back to school worries with mindfulness tips and suggestions for children and youth.Mental Health & WellnessOnlineSelf Care6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
National Geographic KidsLearn about science, animals, geography and more with shows produced just for kids!Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Video4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Nature Colour HuntEnjoy the beautiful pallette of the season with this colour based scavenger hunt.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Seasonal Handprint CraftsGet ready for fall and halloween with handprint monsters, skeletons and leaves.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
YMCA Exercise VideosPractice yoga, sports conditioning and other at-home workouts with categorized, active videos.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercises, Video6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
7 Fun Fall ActivitiesEnjoy outdoor and indoor time with these fun crafts and activities using items found in nature.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Dance Fitness ActivitiesGet moving to the music with these combination fitness and dance activities set to popular music.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercise, Video4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
DIY Fidget ToysFidget toys are great calming tools for kids of all ages. Build your own with these simple ideas.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Fun Memory GamesEntertain your little one and develop their cognitive skills with these easily setup memory games.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineGames3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Homemade "Fluffy Slime"A fun sensory experience this fluffy slime uses shaving cream for a unique result.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivityParental Assistance
Introduction to Instruments VideosLearn about different instrument groups with fun, animated videos from the Calgary Philharmonic.MusicOnlineEducation, Video4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
NASA Space PlaceLessons, games, crafts and more! Explore the final frontier with terrific resources from NASA.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Games3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Optimistic October Self Care CalendarPractice self care all month long by focusing on the things that make you happy and give you hope.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Paper Crafts for KidsRepurpose scrap paper, paper plates and cardboard rolls with these creative craft ideas!Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Art at HomeLearn about art fundamentals or just enjoy some craft-making with these online activities.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Craft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
DIY Costumes from RecyclablesSkip the store this halloween with these costumes you can make from recycled materials.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineCraftParental Assistance
Drawing LessonsIn depth drawing lessons, practice activities and interactive discussion platform.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Education8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
I Have Cardboard. Now what?Looking for a simple indoor activity? Check out these fun games you can make with cardboard.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Games4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Junior Ravens Sports ActivitiesWork on sports drills and conditioning with this video series from Carleton University.SportsOnlineExercise, Video6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
NFB Educational PlaylistsThe National Film Board's playlist on important subjects like diversity, anti-racism and sustainability.TheatreOnlineVideo6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Self-Esteem Building ActivitiesHelp build your child's self-esteem with simple activities they can complete at home.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineParental Support3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Virtual Mars RoverExplore the surface of Mars with real images of the planet's surface from the Mars rover.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
30 Gratitude Games and ActivitiesCelebrate the Thanksgiving spirit with these activities teaching gratitude and thankfulness.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineParental Support4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Breathing BalloonThis simple guided breathing exercise will calm your nerves and help you relax.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Crayola Create at HomeExplore your creative side with seasonal craft activities, colouring sheets and more!Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Folded Paper BraceletsMake a fashion statement with your own custom-designed, folded paper bracelet.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
Halloween Door DecorationsTrick-or-Treating might be on pause but celebrate the holiday with these thematic home based decoration ideas.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
How to talk to Kids about RaceConversation starters, activities and book recommendations to help discuss race with your children.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineParental Support3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Nature Lab Youth ResourcesLearn about our relationship with nature with interactive activities and lesson plans.Outdoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Nature8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
No Equipment Gym ClassBurn off some energy with these kid-friendly, colourful workout videos.SportsOfflineExercise, Video4,5, 6, 7, 8
Quick Halloween CraftsPrepare for the spookiest time of year with these quick and simple themed craft ideas.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
30 Printable Scavenger HuntsEnjoy the crisp fall days with a structured outdoor activity. Choose your favourite template and start your adventure!Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Fall Leaf ActivitiesYou can enjoy all the season has to offer with leaf-based crafts or outdoor activities you can complete at home.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Halloween Activities at HomeLooking for a spooky craft? A haunted science experiment? You'll find those and more in this seasonal activity guide.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Healthy Snack RecipesNutritious, delicious and healthy snack recipes that you can make for or with your little ones.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineCooking3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Little Sports Exercise VideosMaking exercise accessible, these animated videos take you through concentrated workout plans.SportsOfflineExercise, Video3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Make Movement DiceExercise becomes a game with movement dice. Play with your own favourite activities and get moving indoors!Indoor ActivitiesOfflineExercise, Games3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Met Kids Art MuseumTake a virtual field trip to the Metropolitan Museum of Art Children's area and take a trip through history with their time machine.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Virtual Tour6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
The Spangler Effect Science VideosFast, informative and entertaining these science demonstrations offer an exciting take on routine science lessons.Science & TechnologyOnlineEducation, Video6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
YPlay: Arts and CraftsFrom our friends at the YMCA, these videos take you through great craft activities you can make with simple materialsArts & CraftsOnlineArt, Craft, Video3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Art Lesson VideosThese interactive art lessons offer great project inspiration and tips on new techniques.Arts & CraftsOnlineArt, Education8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Dictionary.com Learning at HomeOnline reading and writing lessons, games, and activities for students of all ages.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Writing4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17
Flying Paper RingHave you ever seen a paper ring fly? Learn about aerodynamics with this cool flying paper ring.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Craft6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Halloween Crafts for TeensCelebrate the spookiest season with these great household craft projects for older kids and teens.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft, Nature12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Halloween Scavenger HuntEnjoy this Halloween decoration scavenger hunt. Don't forget these tips on having a safe holiday this year.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Monterey Bay Aquarium Live FeedsObserve penguins, sharks, coral reefs and more with these live aquarium camera feeds.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineVirtual Tours4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Nature Activities for ToddlersHelp your little ones explore outdoors with these simple nature-based activities.Outdoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity, Nature2, 3, 4
Songwriting Workshop VideosThis 4-part video series focuses on all the key elements of songwriting for all levels of experience.MusicOnlineEducation, Video13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Virtual Halloween ActivitiesEnjoy the holiday at home with virtual trick-or-treating, a word search, and Halloween trivia.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineActivity3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
4 Musical Instrument CraftsFeel the beat with the musical instrument inspired crafts made from household materials.MusicOfflineCraft3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
8 Ways to Teach Creative ThinkingExplore your little one's creative side with tips and creativity building games and activities.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineParental Support3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Brightly Storytime VideosCheck out these virtual storytime videos for full read-throughs of hundreds of your favourite stories.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation, Video3, 4, 5, 6
Curious Kids PodcastLearn about x-rays, stars, nature and muc more with this fast, fun and educational audio podcast.Indoor ActivitiesOnlineEducation3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Homemade 'Snow Dough'Prepare for winter with this fun, playdough inspired creation using only 4 simple ingredients.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Journal and Writing PromptsWhether you prefer journaling or creative writing, these prompts will offer inspiration for all authors.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineEducation, Writing1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
November Self Care CalendarPractice self care all month long by exploring new developments in your life and the world around you.Mental Health & WellnessOfflineSelf Care1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Paper Door Decoration CraftUse coloured paper and recycled materials to build a beautiful decoration for your door.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Disney Dance AlongsGet moving while inside with dance along choreography for classic Disney songs.SportsOfflineExercises, Video3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Easy Poppy Crafts for KidsCommemorate Rememberance Day with these poppy-inspired crafts for kids.Arts & CraftsOfflineCraft4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Fruit and Vegetable PaintingUse your favourite produce to create pattern art with this clever and simple craft project.Arts & CraftsOfflineArt2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Make Flubber SlimeGet your hands dirty with this incredibly simple and super stretchy flubber recipe.Indoor ActivitiesOfflineActivity4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
MLSE Sports VideosProfessional trainers offer age approproate live and pre-recorded sports exercises and activities.SportsOnlineExercise, Video6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18