12 BURSTS

Keep your family active and having fun with 12Bursts. The 12Bursts program encourages your children to achieve 60-minutes of daily recommended physical activity through 12 activity “bursts” of five minutes each. Stack your bursts or mix or match in whatever way best fits your schedule to complete each day’s Daily Dozen challenge.

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50 FUN ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS

Keep your kids entertained for hours with these fifty fun, creative activities.

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ARIZONA SCIENCE CENTER

Spark curiosity and motivate learning by bringing science to life with at-home crafts and experiments.

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CRAFTS FOR KIDS

Are you ready to start crafting? You’ll find new project ideas your kids will love.

Find Your Next Craft Activity


CRAYOLA CRAFTS FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

Access more than 1,700 art-infused lesson plans with categories including math, social studies, science, and visual arts.

Crayola Crafts


COSMIC KIDS YOGA

Yoga, mindfulness and relaxation designed specially for kids aged 3+, used in schools and homes all over the world.

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FAMILY FRIENDLY RECIPES

Delicious recipes that will have the whole family leaving the table happy, healthy and full!

New Recipes


PBS AT-HOME LEARNING

Arizona Public Media and Arizona PBS are partnering to offer Arizonans broadcast programming and accompanying digital resources that adhere to our state curriculum to provide continued at-home learning. Resources are available for Pre-K through 12th grade.

PBS At-Home Learning PBS At-Home Learning In Spanish


PLAY WORKS

Kids need play to stay active and engaged with one another, and to support families and teachers. Play Works has created videos teaching games and much more! Enjoy these activities and let your imagination run wild.

Let’s Play


VIRTUAL FIELD TRIPS

No permission slips required. Take your kids to new, amazing places without ever leaving your home.

Start Exploring


VIRTUAL MUSEUM TOUR

Go on a virtual tour of 12 museums from around the world.

Head to the museum


VISIT THE ZOO

The Phoenix Zoo is providing experiences that inspire people to care for the natural world with live educational programming, virtual safaris and photos and videos of animals and behind-the-scenes caretaking by their keepers.

Visit the Phoenix Zoo

 


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