Many families with young children are staying home, keeping their families safe and healthy. Here are a number of activities for you to do with your little ones that are both fun and educational.

Looking for information and resources to help through this challenging time? Visit our COVID-19 Family Resource page. You will find connections to local resources, support for parents, age-appropriate COVID-19 information, and more.

Family Fun at Home

Cincinnati Zoo – Home Safari every day at 3 pm
Just For Kids – Comic exploring the Coronavirus for kids
Kid Activities – Many fun ideas to do at home with children
Kids Gardening – Outdoor gardening and tips for children
Kids Out and About – Online activities to do at home for kids
Live Science activities for kids – Variety of at-home activities from museums to field trips
National Geographic Kids – Science and social studies activities
Nick Jr – Young children resources of games
Old Farmer’s Almanac – Science and astronomy facts for kids
Online learning resources – Learning at home for kids
Operation Story Time – Famous storytellers read books to children online
Parent and Teen – Family articles
PBS Family – Free resources for adults
PBS Kids  – Free family resources from PBS
Scholastic News – Free books and articles
Story Time with Amy Godfrey – Story time Instagram live
The Kennedy Center – Virtual Art Classes: Mo Willems providing cartoon/doodle activity daily at 1 pm
Time for Kids – Digital free library – In response to COVID 19, kids weekly digital magazines are being offered for free.
UNC TV – Educational television programs