Quarantine Resources

Having to entertain little ones for many days inside the house can be stressful. Here, at the Artsy Wagon, we want to help. Here are some online resources we found: how to talk about what is going on, virtual museum tours,educational and art activities to do at home with your little ones, among many others.

SEE LIST BELOW.

In addition we have created 2 art activity kits, for ages 2 - 6 years old. These include ALL materials and instructions on how to do each activity with your little one. Please specify NAME & AGE at checkout to customize your kit to your child. (Kit is enough for one child, if you have 2 children, a sibling kit is available)

5 ART ACTIVITIES - HOME KIT
Over 15 different materials 
Activities included:
Stain glass art (not real  glass)
Watercolor wind chimes
Spring themed magnet
Art inspired on famous artist:
(Includes image of the artist and their art)
  • Frida Kahlo
  • Kandinsky
10 ART ACTIVITIES - HOME KIT
Over 24 different materials
Activities included:
Make home made playdough
Backwards mosaics
Tracing exercises /shapes & letters
Stain "glass" effect (not real glass)
Watercolor wind chimes
Spring themed magnets
Art inspired on famous artists in history (includes image of the artist and their art)
  • Georges Braque
  • Frida Kahlo
  • Kandinsky
  • Van Gogh
 

All orders include access to a phone call or video chat to answer any questions along the way

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Limited quantities, sold till we run out of materials/ Spanish instructions available

INFORMATION AND ACTIVITY LINKS

HEALTH / WHAT WE ARE LIVING

  • Here's a fun video from the Centers for Disease Control on how to properly wash your hands.

  • HERE is an explanation of what is a virus, how and why we get sick, and other information, with cartoons and images for LITTLE ONES

 

MUSEUMS - TOURS AND ACTIVITIES FOR LITTLES

  • Do a virtual TOUR of 12 Famous Museums

  • A wonderful, endlessly detailed way to get kids engaged in the world of art with  THE MET MUSEUM

  • No need to travel to one of the Smithsonian’s zoos or museums — this website brings your child everything from live video of the National Zoo to the SMITHSONIAN Learning Lab right to their screen

 

EARTH & SPACE

  • EXPLORE the surface of Mars on the Curiosity Rover

  • This NASA initiative covers a wide range of topics including weather, climate, atmosphere, water, energy, plants, and animals.

  • From rainbows to tornadoes and winter storms to tsunamis, meteorologist Crystal Wicker breaks down the fascinating world of WEATHER.

LEARN ABOUT ANIMALS

  • FarmFood 360 offers 11 VIRTUAL TOURS  of farms from minks, pigs, and cows, to apples and eggs.

  • Play GAMES and learn all about animals

  • Geography and animals - national geographic kids

  • This educational website hosted by the Smithsonian Museum takes a deep dive into OCEAN LIFE

STORY TIME

 

EDUCATIONAL GAMES AND ACTIVITIES

MUSIC and MOVEMENT TIME

  • Cool MUSIC LAB to play and learn about music

  • MOVEMENT and mindfulness videos created by child development experts.

  • Free at-home kids YOGA lesson plans

  • Prodigies is a COLORFUL MUSIC curriculum for kids 1-12 that will teach your kids how to play their first instrument, how to sing in tune & how to understand the language of music!

  • Kid-friendly WORKOUTS — choose from Strength for Kids, Agility for Kids, Flexibility and Balance for Kids, Warm-Up for Kids, Cooldown for Kids, Stand Up and Move for Kids, OR create your own custom kid workout.

  • Lets kids PLAY INSTRUMENTS online. Instruments include the guitar, piano, pan flute, drums, and bongos.

  • A large selection of FUN SONGS to help teach preschool and kindergarten students

 

SCIENCE AND MATH

  • Daily free science or cooking EXPERIMENTS to do at home.

  • MATH as a fun part of your daily family routine

  • K-5th SCIENCE lessons

  • 3 Free Weeks of Maker Stations to keep your children creating at home! Each challenge includes simple instructions using materials around the house, QR code video resources, and a student recording sheet. bit.ly/freemakerstations (copy and paste on search engine)

  • Illustrated RECIPES  designed to help kids ages 2-12 cook with their grown-ups. Recipes encourage culinary skills, literacy, math, and science.

  • 80+ do at home SCIENCE ACTIVITIES

 

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