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Listen!

Why not try listening to a podcast or story while you're stuck at home? You can listen online using these links, or have a grown-up help you use their favorite podcast app.
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Wow in the World
A journey into the wonders of the world around you. Go inside your brain, out into space and deep into the coolest new stories in science and technology.
But Why: A Podcast For Curious Kids
But Why?
‚Äčshow led by you, kids! You ask the questions and they find the answers. They tackle topics large and small, about nature, words, even the end of the world.
Circle Round
Circle Round
Adapts carefully-selected folktales from around the world into radio plays for kids ages 4 to 10. Each 10- to 20-minute episode explores important issues like kindness, persistence and generosity.
Kids Ask Authors
Kids Ask Authors
A new, weekly 5-10 minute podcast where children’s book author/illustrator Grace Lin and a guest author answer one question from a child reader. Most episodes will end with a book review, poem, short story or a joke by kids!
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Audible.com
Enjoy a multitude of free stories to listen to!  All stories are free to stream on a desktop, laptop, phone, or tablet.

Play!

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PBS Kids
Play games with all your favorite characters.
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LEGO Challenges
Do you have LEGOs at home? Try one of these fun activities.
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Tynker
Practice coding with a variety of fun games. You can play five games for free online, or get the app from Self Service on your school iPad and play unlimited games!

Read!

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Checkout ebooks and audiobooks from Sora. Download the app on any mobile device or access on the web at www.soraapp.com

Username: Student ID number
Password: Lunch PIN
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Tumblebooks
Listen to reading or read along with animated books.
TeenBookCloud
Teen Book Cloud
A selection of Graphic Novels, Enhanced Novels, eBooks, classic literature, National Geographic videos, educator resources, and audiobooks. The collection is available online around the clock. 

*Username: cesa10
*Password: readbooks
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Wisconsin's Digital Library
Check out audiobooks and ebooks from the Wisconsin Public Libraries' collection. 
*You will need a public library card to access these books.
Scholastic Kids Press
Scholastic Kids Press
Read articles for Scholastic written by kids like you!

Pebble Go
Read or listen to information about a variety of nonfiction topics.
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Tween Tribune
Daily news articles for kids from the Smithsonian Institute.
 

Visit!

Try going on a field trip without leaving the comfort of your house!
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The Deep Sea
See what animals and organisms survive at various depths of the ocean.
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Google Earth-Voyager
Try a wide variety of videos and interactive maps to take all kinds of themed field trips around the world.
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The Met 360 Project
Visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City! Make sure to move your iPad around to see in every corner.
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San Diego Zoo
Watch LIVE videos of what the animals are doing at the zoo right now!
 

Watch!

Many children's authors and illustrators are offering LIVE virtual author visits and read alouds on their personal pages. Click here for a schedule of live videos.
*Links to social media sites may not work on school iPads, but should work on personal mobile devices or computers.


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Storytime in Space
An astronaut will read you a story from the International Space Shuttle!
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Storyline Online
Celebrities share some of their favorite stories.
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Harper Kids Storytime
Harper Collins Publishing has a variety of read alouds on YouTube.

Learn!


Scholastic Learn At Home
Learn about a variety of topics with books, videos, and activities. A new set of themed activities is added every day!
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Wide Open School
A huge collection of great educational learning experiences, curated by CommonSense Media.
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Duolingo
You can learn a new langauge! Duolingo offers 34 different languages, like Spanish, Chinese, or Navajo! Try online, or get the app from Self Service on your school iPad.
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Mystery Science
Virtual science lessons for all ages with Mystery Doug! Choose from short video mini-lessons or full lessons that include an activity.
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Eau Claire Music School
Learn to play the ukelele, or just listen to some ukelele music. Live Facebook videos daily at 1 pm. All old videos are saved on the page as well. 
*This link may not work on your school iPad, but should work on personal mobile devices or computers.
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Diamond School of Dance
Eau Claire's very own dance studio is offering free dance class videos on their Facebook page.
*This link may not work on your school iPad, but should work on personal mobile devices or computers.