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Activities for Kids during School Closings: Miscellaneous

Here are some possible activities to do with your kids at home while schools are cancelled.

Various Activities






  • Daily Dinners with Michael Symon: At the beginning of the pandemic, chef Michael Symon went live on Facebook every day on Food Network Kitchen to share a Daily Dinner.  Links are available here

  • Kids Cooking Activities: Site by Debbie Madson that includes hundreds of recipes and activities, kitchen science experiments, and more

  • 69 Easy Recipes Your Kids Can Make: Recipes from the cooking magazine Taste of Home, organized by elementary, middle, and high school ages

  • Nutrition for Kids: Games, Activities & Printable Lesson Plans: This webpage on by Megan Miller links to online activities and games relating to nutrition and also has some printable lesson plans as well as linking to WebQuests and miscellaneous health and nutrition websites. Thanks to Cam Stevens for suggesting this site.



  • Open Culture: Links to free online courses, movies, audio books, ebooks, textbooks, language lessons, etc.