Online Educational Resources

Never Stop Learning!

Take a look at this list of virtual museums, movies, live streaming, and printable sources! 


Activities, Inside

100+ Indoor Activities for Kids, The Best Ideas for Kids

Celebrate St Patrick's Day, Woman's Day

16 Math Cards Games, We are Teachers

Exercise Brains & Bodies, (Free for 21 days),

Toddler Activities,

Engineering Activities for Kids (when Under Quarantine), Lindsey Nelson

P.E with Joe | Daily LIVE workouts for kids

25 Ways to Learn at Home with Lego

79 Easy Toilet Paper Roll Crafts, RedTedArt

The Coolest Cardboard House EVER!, Tales of a Monkey, a Bit, and a Bean

Messing Around in the Maine Outdoors Activity Guide

March 31st was National Crayon Day! Here are some activities!

Educational Tools & Activities for Kids!, ME Dept. Inland Fisheries & Wildlife

Activities, Outside

130+ FREE Outdoor Learning Activities, Outdoor Families Online

At Home Nature-based Activities, Cathance River Education Alliance

50 Simple Outdoor Activities for Kids,

Disc Golf is safe outdoor fun right now, WKBN Sports article

Maine Disc Golf Courses List

Maine Inland Waterways Open for Fishing (no recreational license required)

National Park Service to Waive Entrance Fees,

Keeping a Nature Notebook, ME Fish & Wildlife

Sound Mapping; Me Fish & Wildlife

Build a Bird Nest

Books, Audio & Live Book Reading 

10 Audiobooks the Whole Family Will Love, Northern Nester

Free Public Domain Audiobooks, LibriVox

Bible Stories, Your Story Hour

Stories Read aloud, Storyline Online

"Down to the Sea With Mr. McGee," Chris Van Dusen on Youtube

Astronauts Reading Stories From Space,

Audio Books, Audible

Books, Print

Free eBooks, Project Gutenberg

Free Library Books, Open Library

Field Trips & Tours, Virtual

Mrs Fahrney's List, Google doc

Alpaca Farm Tour, Northern Solstice Alpaca Farm

Virtual Disney Rides,

33 National Park Tours, Totally the Bomb

The Hidden Worlds of the National Parks,

Huge List of Virtual Field Trips,

Historic Homes Virtual Tours,

Seattle Symphony, (Free Temporarily)

Virtual Field Trips links, Educators Association of Virginia

Films, Educational 

Art for Kids Hub, Youtube

Educational Films, Netflix

Educational Films, Hulu

Educational Films, Amazon Prime

15 Broadway Plays, Playbill

Interactive Sites, Free

Animals & Plants, San Diego Zoo

Schoolhouse Rock

Lessons and Classes

        Teddy Roosevelt, Millie, and the Elegant Ride Companion Curriculum

        Learn at Home: Educational Resources to Use, Cooperative Extension: 4-H 

12 Art Lessons on Youtube,

Virtual Career Exploration, Virtual Job Shadow

Scholastic Learn at Home, Scholastic 

50 Youtube Channels for Home Learning,

Free, Virtual Marine Biology Camp, Oceans Initiative

Step by Step Painting Tutorials

Free Election Day Unit Study, Sonlight

Imagineering in a Box’, Disney and Khan Academy

Literature and Study Guides, Free, bibliomania

Free Kids Drawing Lessons,

Smart Videos for Curious Minds, The Kid Should See This

Downloadable Unit Studies, Homeschoolers of Maine

University Students Give Free Tutoring To K-12 Students, GoPeer

Three Months Free Foreign Language Software, Rosetta Stone

Free Photography Classes (April), Nikon

Livestream & Webcams

Mo Willems Doodles, Washingtonian

Nightly Met Opera Streams, Operawire

Creation Museum Facebook Live, Answers in Genesis

Meteorologist Weather Courses (Free), Hayley LaPoint from WOKQ

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

Zoo Livecams - Melbourne Australia

Animal Webcams, Georgia Aquarium 

Interactive Learning Livestreaming, Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration

Museum, Virtual

Rock Garden, Maine Mineral Museum

Paris Museum Images,

Depot Museum, Pittsfield Historical Society

Chinese & Taiwanese Artist in Maine, Colby Museum of Art

The Museum of the World, British Museum

10 Iconic Museums, The Points Guys

Forgotten Workers: Chinese Migrants and the Building of the Transcontinental Railroad, Smithsonian Exhibitions

My Computing Device, Smithsonian Exhibitions

Superheroes, Smithsonian Exhibitions

Habitat, Smithsonian Gardens

Louvre Museum,

12 Museums You Can Visit Virtually 

NASA Media Library

Aquariums of the Pacific


The Amazing Maine Podcast

Favorite Podcasts for Children & Homeschool Families,

Wow in the World, npr 


Printable Coloring Pages & Worksheets,

Science & Education Coloring Pages,

Worksheets, All Grades, All Subjects, Great Schools

Free Bible Activity Pages,

Free Printable Disney Coloring Pages

30+ Free Printable Scavenger Hunts for Kids, 

400+ Pages of Printable Worksheets for Kindergarten,

Animal Tracks of Maine

        Seasonal Printables for Kids: Stickers, Coloring, Puzzles, and More

STEM Learning

X-STEM Videos, USA Science Festival

USA Science Festival Videos

Women in STEM, USA Science Festival

Strategies & Ideas

14 Strategies For Working From Home Around Children Without Endless Screen Time, The Federalist

50+ Free Educational Resources to Use Online,

Can Kids Have Play Dates or Hit Up the Playground While Social Distancing?, Popsugar

Getting Started in Homeschooling, Homeschoolers of Maine

9 Ways to Love Your Neighbor During a Pandemic,

How to set up the Zoom App, Scattered Solutions on Youtube

15 Hacks for Working from Home,


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