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Keep your kids learning while school is out

Keep Your Kids Learning While School is Out

Keep your kids learning while school is out by visiting one of our seven recommended free sites for parents below!

These sites will be sure to keep your kids learning and engaged while playing games off their favorite devices! From K-8th grade these sites below have you and your kiddos covered during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Keep your kids busy


Switch Zoo Animal Games

Animal Profiles Read interesting facts about the behavior and characteristics of the 142 animal species in Switch Zoo. Field Trips Take a tour to learn how to make new animals, go on a creative writing field trip, or explore music ‘performed’ by animals.

Switch Zoo is a great way for kids to enjoy learning about animals and take exciting field trips all from the comfort of your home!


2.Fun Games to keep your kids busy

Play fun games with your kids by visiting Fun Brain! Here your kids will learn math and reading skills from ages Pre K- 8th grade!



PBS is a great place for kids to learn and watch their favorite shows!

Perhaps one of the better known sites for kids to learn to read, write and do math is on PBS.  Here your kids can stay entertained by learning simple concepts from their favorite Tv show characters!



Into the Book

Into the Book is a reading comprehension resource for elementary students and teachers. We focus on eight research-based strategies: Using Prior Knowledge, Making Connections, Questioning, Visualizing, Inferring, Summarizing, Evaluating and Synthesizing. Try the online interactive activities, or click below to find out how to get our engaging 15-minute video programs.


Starfall: Learn to Read with Phonics, Learn Mathematics

Starfall has no advertising, does not collect personal information from children, does not sell any information, and uses cookies only for internal website management. By using this site, you agree to our use of cookies and updated Privacy Policy OK


Highlights Kids

How can I stay positive? Try making a list of things you’re grateful for. Add to your list every day. If you focus on good things, you’ll have a more positive attitude. If something goes wrong, it’s important to not get frustrated. Instead, tell yourself it’s OK and make a new plan.


ABCya! * ABCya! * Learning Games and Apps for Kids

Educational games for grades PreK through 6 that will keep kids engaged and having fun. Topics include math, reading, typing, just-for-fun logic games… and more!


We hope this list of 7 free sites for parents helps keep your kids learning while school is out. Looking for more fun things to do with your kids? Check out spring break, social distancing style blog here!

If you use any of our recommended sites, we would love to hear about it! Tag @ownboiserealestate and hashtag #socialdistancingstyle on your posts!

About Own Boise

Own Boise isn’t just about owning real estate in Boise, although we love that people do! We believe that in order to own where you live, you must be involved in the community. That involvement can come in many different ways. Donating time, money, volunteering, teaching, coaching, leading or simply just showing up. Our team of dedicated agents wants to work with you, whether you are a buyer or seller in the market. We put our clients first. Our goal, at the end of the transaction, is to ensure you had an A+ experience with our team. Our specialized team of agents and administrative staff are here to assist you. We strive to ensure the real estate transaction is as smooth and seamless as possible, for all parties who are present. Not only the seller or buyer but also the family involved in the transaction.

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