Looking for ways to keep the kids busy over the next few weeks? While playing board games and watching TV are great, here are a few other suggestions!

Scholastic Learn at Home. Features Day-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking and growing. Click here to get started.


Keep Odessa Beautiful Art Contest. Kids 4th-12th grade can enter and win here!


LUNCH DOODLES with Mo Willems! Learners worldwide can draw, doodle and explore new ways of writing by visiting Mo’s studio virtually once a day for the next few weeks. Grab some paper and pencils, pens, or crayons and join Mo to explore ways of writing and making together. Check it out here.


FREE BOOKS! The Internet Archive offers over 20,000,000 free downloadable books and texts and has a collection of 1.3 million modern ebooks that may be borrowed by anyone with a free archive.org account. Check them out here!


Zoo Live Streaming. Need something to do during quarantine? How about checking out some adorable animals? Find your zoo here.


Keep Texas Beautiful Art Contest. Texas students in kindergarten through twelfth grade to submit their best litter prevention-inspired artwork to be considered for the Don’t mess with Texas Calendar. Get details here.


Stay Active Workouts. Get guided kid-friendly workouts with a PE teacher here!


100 Activities To Do At Home. This list is good for anytime schools are closed! Find the creative ideas and suggestions here.