Children’s Story Podcasts: This list of shows for kids from ages 2 through 12 are all available for free on nearly any podcast app.
Coronavirus: A Book for Children: Axel Scheffler has illustrated a digital book for primary school age children, free for anyone to read on screen or print out, about the coronavirus and the measures taken to control it.
Dav Pilkey at Home: Check back every Friday to discover new activities, exciting videos, and so much more.
Goodnight with Dolly: Dolly Parton reads select Imagination Library books, all carefully chosen for their appropriate content at this moment in time.
Knowledge Kids: Offers hundreds full-length episodes of high-quality children’s programming.
Storyline Online: An award-winning, interactive children’s literacy site that features famous actors like Kevin Costner, Betty White, James Earl Jones, Eva Longoria, and others reading children’s books alongside minor animation elements.
Story Time from Space: Astronauts from the International Space Station read children’s books in outer space for children on earth to listen to.
1, 2, 3 on chante! This YouTube channel features French language nursery rhymes, lullabies, and fingerplays. New videos are published every second Friday.
Creativebug (via Edmonton Public Library): Thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists. Click on “Continue as a Guest”
Digital Literacy Programs: ABC Life Literacy Canada has moved several digital literacy lesson plans online for anyone to access. These lesson plans focus on technology that will help adult learners get and stay connected with family and friends, stay informed, and provide entertainment.