Virtual Field Trips -- Take on-line field trips to museums, farms, Mars, and more!
Maker Stations -- 15 challenges to make things from things you may find around your house
Imagineering in a Box -- Become a Disney Imagineer as you learn how to design your own theme park! (This will probably be best for fourth grade.)
Reef Relief: Ecosystems and Food Chains -- videos and science activities to learn about coral reefs and their importance to food chains
NASA Stem from Home -- Science, technology, engineering, and math activities you can do at home (Some may need a parent or older sibling to help you!)
NASA Learning Space -- videos and activities for families
Exploding Dots -- Figure out the math puzzles!
Steve Spangler Science at Home -- lots of videos with cool science experiments and demonstrations you can try at home
Prufrock Press Thinking Skills Activities -- 35 pages of logic puzzles, math bafflers, word bogglers, and more
Houston Museum of Natural Science at Home -- videos, blog posts, tutorials, and virtual museum tours
Poetry Engine -- Learn about and create different kinds of poetry!
Code.org -- coding games -- Use your log-in so that you can work through the puzzles and learn a new skill with each one.
Code Combat -- coding game
Chesskid -- Play against the computer or play chess logic games. Log in at the top right to work through lessons or play a game against another kid. (Chat functions should be disabled.)
Click here for Chesskid login information. Scroll down to find your name.
Kids' Chess EZChess -- https://www.kidchess.com/play-chess/ezchess/ -- Play against the computer.
Kids' Chess Puzzles -- https://www.kidchess.com/learn-chess/kid-chess-puzzles/
Kids' Chess Checkmate the King Puzzles -- https://www.kidchess.com/play-chess/checkmate-the-king/
Daily Chess Puzzles -- https://www.chesspuzzles.com/
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Bloom! Plant Power -- Become one of the next generation of plant experts!
Mystery Science -- Mystery Science is providing lessons during school closings. The mini-lessons on the left are videos about different topics grouped by grade level.
ByrdSeed.TV -- lots of videos, games, and other things for gifted kids
BBC History for Kids -- articles, games, and quizzes to learn about history
Magic Tree House -- Learn about people, places, and events from around the world.
Videos to Learn About...
Extraordinary Octopus Takes to Land -- Warning! This one is kind-of creepy, especially if you're a crab!
The Kid Should See This -- Cool videos for kids
Secret Number -- Use logic to guess the secret number.
Google Chrome Music Lab -- Try out different musical experiments. Use headphones for this one!
AI for Oceans -- Learn more about how computers learn (and how you can teach them) and ways that artificial intelligence can be used to help save our oceans.
Duolingo -- language learning games
Wonderopolis -- A wonder of the day
Book Creator -- Create your own books. You'll need a class code.
Google Quick Draw -- Help teach the computer to recognize doodling.
Mensa for Kids -- thinking and learning games
Nova Labs -- Cool science labs from NOVA