Stop scouring the web, looking for ways to teach or entertain your kids at home. We did the searching for you and compiled a huge list of the best free resources for kids! Reading, math, science, museum tours, learning about animals, we've got it all!

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Kids learn a lot when they're at home. It's our job as parents to make sure we're giving them the best resources and make the most out of learning when they're with us. Still — holy toledo, Batman — can it be hard to know where to start. There are so many different things out there for kids, it's hard to keep them all straight!

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Well Freebs, we got tired of trying to keep it all straight in our heads, so we decided to compile the ultimate list of free resources for kids! We've got websites, virtual tours, YouTube channels, apps, free printables, podcasts and the best Instagram accounts to follow. You can thank us by way of Cadbury Mini Eggs. 😉 So, what are we waiting for? Let's get to it!


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As you well know, we love the ol' tube! It's got some great resources for kids that will get them moving, show them to draw, teach them about science, and more! They're sure to be able to find something they love.

It's almost impossible to be bored with YouTube! That said we suggest being around when anything is playing on YouTube.


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Break those iPads, tablets, and phones out, because we've got some great app resources for kids. Play educational games, learn how to read or spell, learn how to code, and even figure out how to create stop motion films!

So, if kids are going to have a phone or device in their hands, at least they'll be learning something while doing it! We love a good educational app.


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We've rounded up all of the best educational resources for kids to keep learning, even though they think they're getting a treat of playing on the computer! You name it, we've got it covered. Math, reading, science, movement, and more!

You probably already use some of these resources for kids, but now you have plenty more to choose from! Did we deliver or did we deliver? 😉





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Just because you're at home doesn't mean that you can't use the wonderful internet to travel to another place and act like you're there! These fun virtual resources for kids are sure to be a new favorite way for kids to visit the zoo, a museum, and even the national parks.


So cool, right? No need to travel to Washington, D.C. to go to the museum when you can do it from the comfort of your own home!


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Grab your printer, ink, and paper because we've got some great free printables that your kids will love. From religious coloring sheets to math worksheets and everything in between, your kids will be begging you to print them something new.

Grab some extra crayons! We're pretty sure you'll end up having just as much fun coloring alongside your kiddos.


Whether you're in the car, cleaning the house, or relaxing on the couch, a podcast is a perfect way to keep kids entertained without a screen.

You'll love those so much that you'll get excited every time it's time to tune in! 😉


Last, but not least, we've got a few IG accounts for you to follow. They're not only great, free, resources; there's plenty of fun ideas for them to try.

Whew, talk about a mega-post of information! Refer to these resources for kids anytime you need to keep them entertained, or when they need additional learning activities to help with a certain subject. We promise they'll love them and beg to be able to do these! And you'll love them, too.

Do you have any favorite resources for kids? Let us know in the comments!

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Happy learning!