Entertainment ideas during quarantine due to Coronavirus

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Spain has now been in lockdown since the 14th March. Being in quarantine and not being able to leave the house means you need to think outside of the box for entertainment. The websites below have some great ideas for activities!

FOR KIDS

Bundle of Monkeyshttps://bundleofmonkeys.com/ From Active indoor games, to Treasure hunts and craft ideas.

Bored Panda Online Art Classes for kids https://www.boredpanda.com/free-online-lunch-doodles-sessions-for-kids-mo-willems/ 20 minutes of doodling with a professional illustrator every weekday illustrator – “The sessions will take place every weekday at 1 p.m. EST” (CET is 5 hours ahead so at 6pm Spanish time, 5pm UK time)

The Scouts https://www.scouts.org.uk/the-great-indoors/ normally known for their outdoor activities the scouts have a number of indoor activites now on their website.

For Toddlers 30 activities for toddlers A compilation of 30 toddler activities to do at home.

Fun Active Activities https://www.facebook.com/100002478274849/posts/2909874665771781/?sfnsn=scwspwa&d=w&vh=i&extid=B1w4Ao2xVtL3jkEu Some fun active and creative ideas here.

PE With Joehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K6r99N3kXME A work out for kids live on Youtube.

Classroom Magazines https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/ online interactive educational magazines for kids of all ages.

Audible https://stories.audible.com/start-listen free books for kids

Starfall https://www.starfall.com/h/ A free public service to teach children to read and also includes language arts and mathematics for preschool, kindergarten, first grade, second grade, and third grade. 

Maddie Moate https://www.maddiemoate.com/maddie-videos Fun educational videos

ESA https://www.esa.int/kids/en/things_to_do European Space Agency activities for kids, all related to Outer space.

Story Telling Astronauts https://www.scarymommy.com/astronauts-story-time-in-space-kids-books/ Astronauts reading kids stories from space!

Kate Messner Read, Wonder and Learn collection of videos of author read alouds and other things to keep younger to middle school age kids engaged through the apocalypse

ChatterPack Online Boredom Busting Resources A good collection of resources (virtual tours, language learning, music, arts and crafts and more) 

FOR ADULTS

Online book club https://mailchi.mp/peirenepress/announcing-the-translated-fiction-online-book-club

Digital Concert Hall https://www.digitalconcerthall.com/en/home Welcome the Berliner Philharmoniker into your home – on your TV, computer, tablet or smartphone. Live or on-demand from their archive.

Dance, Opera & Theatre https://www.marquee.tv/ You can sign up for 30 days free access to the RSC Shakespeare and other productions

Virtual Visits to Museums https://news.artnet.com/art-world/visit-500-museums-virtually-google-arts-culture Visit 500 International museums from the comfort of your own home

National Geographic https://www.nationalgeographic.com/ So much to explore here.

Virtual Tours of Museums, Zoos, Aquariums https://people.com/travel/stuck-at-home-you-can-visit-these-world-famous-sites-from-your-couch-for-free/ Tour Buckingham Palace, swim through the Great Barrier Reef, take in a Broadway show and so much more with the click of a mouse

Workouts, Pilates and Yoga for adults https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vlWQmMTr6eM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=abrchWe7pnE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4pKly2JojMw This is just a selection, there are a lot of these on Youtube.

Magazines https://go.readly.com/magazines Get all your favourite magazines here. Free 2 week trial.

STAY HOME AND STAY SAFE EVERYONE!

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