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Virtual LIVE Kids Parkour Classes
Online parkour classes for kids that are designed to take place in the living room, backyard, anywhere that there is a bit of space to move! No special equipment needed.
The Hip Hop Transformation
The Hip Hop Transformation teaches teens the history of hip hop culture and equips them with the resources and support to produce, write, record, perform, and distribute their own hip hop music.
Kiddie Academy of Cambridge School Age Program
Kiddie Academy of Cambridge provides after full-day program in fall 2020 and after school program to children up to age 8.
Virtual Music Lessons in Cambridgeport
We're providing virtual private lessons in piano, ukulele, composition/songwriting, and theory during Summer 2020!
Virtual Mentoring: Partners for Youth with Disabilities
We provide mentoring to youth and adults with disabilities to reach their full potential.
VIRTUAL: Empow's STEM Virtual Classes for Kids
We are a unique enrichment program that brings together technology, arts, and play. During the COVID-19 outbreak, we're offering virtual classes to bring STEM to your kids at home!
Virtual Activities: At-Home Orienteering Games
Games that build orienteering skills at home: finding objects with clues; making maps; and creating indoor courses.
STEAM@Home: Sink or Float Science
What are some things that sink?
What are some things that float?
Experiment, observe, and explore!
Find a spot where you can make a wet mess. Gather your materials. Go!
STEAM@Home: Grocery Gardening
Have fun Growing from Groceries with City Sprouts! Prepare your seeds, plant them, then observe and record the changes you notice as your seeds develop into plants.
STEAM@Home: Observing Nature and the World Around You
Find a window in your home to look outside, or sit outside in your backyard or at a park. Find a comfortable seat and an area to write on. What kinds of living things do you see? What are they doing?
STEAM@Home: Sound Games, Make Some Noise
Grab a partner and join MIT Edgerton Center to make some music! Gather some objects from your home – anything from kitchen tools to office supplies – and explore the sounds they can make.
STEAM@Home: Make Your Own Basketball Hoop!
Miss basketball? We do too. What can you do when the courts are closed? Tap into your creativity and design your own at home hoop!
STEAM@Home: A World of Math Games
ACHI Math Game - Achi is a game played by the Asante people of Ghana that is similar to tic-tac-toe, but tic-tac-toe ends when all the pieces have been placed; instead, Achi continues. Let's play!
STEAM@Home: Puff-n-Go--Designing a Breath-Powered Vehicle
Design and create a vehicle that can carry a note to a friend sitting on the other side of a room. But here's the catch--to make your vehicle move, you can only blow on it once!
STEAM@Home: Exploring Bubbles--What Can Bubbles Do?
What can bubbles do?
Are there things bubbles cannot do?
Observe, experiment, and explore!
STEAM@Home: Flick Your Wrist--Experimenting with Frisbee Throws
What can you make your Frisbee do? Test out each idea in the data sheet and try your own. Keep track of your observations.
STEAM@Home: Fly, Fly Away--Designing Paper Airplanes
One piece of paper and a couple of folds can lead to a lot of fun! Do you want to make a plane that flies far? One that spins? One that stays in the air for a long time? Try out these designs!
Resources and Virtual Business Services
We've created a list of local businesses offering services online, including restaurant take-out, online shopping, and classes taught by local professionals!
Virtual Math Puzzles and Games Classes: Cambridge Math Circle
Join us for math activities online! We have free introductory classes open to students from Cambridge, MA in grades 1-8 and paid regular classes for 1st-5th graders.
Virtual 4-STEAM Bingo Game
We're hosting a STEAM Bingo game. Complete any four STEAM activities, post your scorecard and WIN a Cuebot!
VIRTUAL: Cambridge Nature Scavenger Hunts
We've develop scavenger hunts that kids can do outdoors safely with a parent, with social distancing
Virtual Martial Arts Classes
Our online taekwondo classes are modified for workout at home. All you need is a space about as wide as you are tall!
Activities & Resources for Children at Home with Special Needs Guide: Exceptional Lives
We've collected a list of resources and activities for children and adults with special needs that parents can use while they're at home.
VIRTUAL: MIT Full STEAM Ahead!
Join a global community of young explorers and lifelong learners as we move Full STEAM Ahead into digital teaching and learning.
VIRTUAL: BBBS Community-Based Mentoring Program
This is our traditional program where adult mentors are paired with children ages 7-12, and agree to see each other for 3 hours, a couple of times a month. Matches and meetings will happen virtually.