Culture and entertainment:
Check out all of these fun and exciting activities you can do from home!
- Draw with Rob: award winning book illustrator Rob Biddulph is sharing draw-along videos Tuesday and Thursday on his Twitter feed @RobBiddulph
- Anne Frank House: the Anne Frank House has a fabulous suite of online resources, including a series of gripping dramatized video diaries. Annefrank.org/en/museum/web-and-digital
- British Museum: search more than four million object records online and take virtual tours britishmuseum.org
- Google Arts and Culture: take virtual tours of hundreds of galleries around the world, watch videos and look at works of art online.
- Other art galleries offering virtual tours include: Tate, UK www.tate.org.uk/kids / Guggenheim, Bilbao Guggenheim-bilbao.eus.en / The Louvre, France louvre.fr/en
Check out all of these fun and exciting music activities you can do from home!
- Social Distancing Festival: a directory of all concerts, readings, lectures and events being live streamed from around the world. Socialdistancingfestival.com/live-streams
- Stay at home fest: a central hub and schedule for music events happening online during the pandemic. Stayathomefest.com
- Making music fun: free online music lesson videos click here
Check out all of these fun and exciting theatre performances you can see from home!
- National Theatre at home: join the National Theatre every Thursday for much loved National Theatre Live productions, free to stream on YouTube for seven days. click here
- Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre: Six Globe productions will be shown for free via their YouTube channel shakespearesglobe.com/watch
Books and authors
Check out all of these fun and exciting books you can read from home!
- Audible: Audible has made hundreds of its audiobooks free with a variety of stories stories.audible.com/start-listen
- Storyline Online: Children’s stories read by well-known celebrities storylineonline.net
Check out all of these fun and exciting coding clubs you can participate from home!
- Blockly: learn computer programming skills, fun and free. Blockly.games
- Code Monster: learn how to code with crunchzilla.com/code-monster
- Code.org: an excellent starting point for coding novices with some of the biggest names in tech talking about how they got started in coding. Code.org
Check out all of these fun and exciting cooking activities you can do from home!