Hey Parents! Do you need some help keeping your kids occupied? Check out these sites for FREE educational resources to help keep the brain and body engines running while home. Augusta Family will be listing educational-related resources for kids and families regularly, so make sure to check back for more!
Lakeshore has a large selection of over 1,000 FREE printable worksheets, activities and lesson plans. There are customizable flashcards, educational games and toys, and other printables for all ages. They even have a leaf-etching activity and money game.
Scholastic offers resources from PreK through grade 9 for families, students and teachers. Day-to-day projects include animal studies, science projects, the chemistry behind the popular candy Warheads, the engineering of emojis, a virtual field trip about the American Revolutionary War (http://www.scholastic.com/beyondthebattlefield/) and much more! Be sure to check out this incredible online resource.
Ballet Classes with Tyler Peck, from the New York City Ballet
For all the dancers out there, now is your opportunity to take classes from a famous ballerina! Tyler Peck, a principal dancer with the New York City Ballet, is teaching daily ballet classes at 1 pm EST on Instagram Live. She will run dancers through basic stretching and ballet positions with some pointe work for the more advanced dancers to finish.