Free Online Resources for Pre-K
Children’s Book Council Youtube Channel presents author’s reading their own children’s books!
Miss Humblebee’s Academy is an interactive kindergarten-readiness program that introduces children ages three to six to key concepts in math, science, social studies, language and literacy, art, and music. It’s as challenging as it is fun!
A music-based Spanish learning program, Rockalingua is a subscription based language program but it has a lot of free videos and games.
Scholastic Learn at Home offers day-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing.
Sesame Street provides a large variety of games, videos, and online art activities that combine the power of media and the beloved Muppets to meet children’s developmental needs.
Storyline Online streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations. See Viola Davis, Chris Pine, Lily Tomlin & more reading our favorite children’s stories!
The Washington State Library curated an amazing list of homeschooling resources, cleaning guides, resource for librarians, teachers, and educators, and more. Their online resources for fingerplays and songs to encourage early learning is amazing:
Spokane County Library System: Getting Ready for Kindergarten
Bellingham Public Library Early Learning Resources
King County Library System: Tell Me a Story
Jbrary You Tube Playlists and Storytime Online Resources
WSL also provided a list of the many museums, zoos, and aquariums that have webcams and online programming:
Imagine Children’s Museum Programming online
Smithsonian Learning Lab
Seattle Aquarium Live Cams
Monterey Bay Aquarium Live Cams