“While the Cincinnati Zoo is closed and kids are home from school, let us help make your children’s hiatus from school fun and educational. Join us for a Home Safari Facebook Live each weekday [at 2pm Central Time] where we will highlight one of our amazing animals and include an activity you can do from home. Join us starting Monday, March 16 at 3pm EDT for our first Home Safari- featuring Fiona!”
Online Teacher’s Guides – resources tied to Common Core and SEL standards that can be used to teach students ranging in age from 3-12, depending on the title
Barefoot Books has activities, videos of storytimes featuring their books, and video singalongs with their books
Holiday House has added a page full of resources for parents, educators, and librarians.
They will be adding new materials and resources in the days and weeks to come, including links to videos and other content from their authors and artists who are eager to help. Please check back with us as your schedules allow. They also listed their guidelines for creating read-alouds of their books.
Available for as long as schools are closed. People everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids. All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet. Explore the collection, select a title and start listening.
There is useful information being gathered and shared by other State Library Administrative Agencies. Here are some of the ones we have found: