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Thursday, June 4, 2020

 

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THE WEEK AHEAD

Thursday, June 4, 2020

 

Music Together Online

 

Location: The Zoom Room: Your cozy living room

Details: Music Together Online is the same high-quality music and movement curriculum loved by millions of families around the world—from home! Like all our classes, Music Together Online is designed to teach the way young children learn: through play. During each online music class, Music Together Princeton Lab School teachers lead music activities for the whole family to sing, play, and jam along. Each class has been designed as an active music-making experience for little ones and their grownups. Classes use award-winning songs from the Maracas Song Collection and at home materials (sing along storybook, CD and download code) are mailed to your door. Classes are appropriate for children under 5, but the entire family is welcome (and encouraged!) to participate in the musical fun.

Age: 0 - 5 years

 

Art for Families Online

 

Location: Princeton Art Museum Online

Details: Kids home? Missing the Princeton Art Museum? Download our free Smart Kids art-making activities. Our galleries are temporarily closed to visitors, but we’re sharing art education opportunities online that families can enjoy anywhere. Today: learn about Andy Warhol and how to create your own pop art.

Age: All ages

 

Alex & The Kaleidoscope

 

Location: Alex & The Kaleidoscope Online

Details: Alex & The Kaleidoscope is hosting Distant Learning Home Concerts on YouTube. Join Alex for 35 minutes of interactive music-making with your kids! Appropriate for early childhood and enjoyable for all including elementary. This is available for free on YouTube however Alex is accepting donations.

Age: All ages

 

The Search for Gold: A Treasure Island Virtual Escape Room

 

Location: Cotsen Children's Library Online

Details: Avast mateys! The Cotsen Children’s Library has designed a new virtual escape room, and adventure awaits! It begins with a discovery in the attic, and where does it lead? TREASURE me hearties! Embark on your journey here: https://sites.google.com/view/thesearchforgoldtreasure/home

Age: All ages

 

Free English Reading

 

Location: New Hope Learning Center Online

Details: In this fun and effective program, student will attend a face-to-face online class and choose books for his/her reading level that will be progressing as the learning goes. Our inspiring teacher will make sure every student is engaged and everyone's reading capability is growing. Click here to register: https://www.newhopelearning.com/events/free-english-class-and-chinese-story-time-for-all

Age: Families

 

Science Fair Central

 

Location: Home Depot Online

Details: Science fairs and STEAM events present a learning opportunity for the entire family, including younger siblings who can watch, absorb, and come up with hypotheses and ideas of their own. With an emphasis on hands-on investigations, field work, and participating in STEAM just as real scientists and engineers would, makes these events more relevant and creative than ever.

Age: All ages

 

Six Flags Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari

Details: Boasting 1,200 animals from six continents including elephants, rhinos, tigers, giraffes and lions, Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure takes explorers on an exhilarating, interactive animal adventure. Guests can explore the most interesting and exotic creatures at a 350-acre preserve in Jackson, New Jersey. The journey takes nearly an hour and is done in your own vehicle!

Age: All ages

 

Storytime Shorts

10:30 AM

Location: Princeton Public Library Virtual Storyroom

Details: Join the Princeton Public Library in their Virtual Storyroom as they share stories, songs and fun! Each Tuesday and Thursday at 10:30am, they will be adding new Storytime Shorts to the library's YouTube page for families to enjoy from home whenever they want.

Age: All ages

 

Lunch with Yosi

12:00 PM

Location: Yosi at Home

Details: The kids are stuck at home so Yosi is hosting daily, free, live Facebook shows at noon!

Age: All ages

 

Friday, June 5, 2020

 

Music Together Online

 

Location: The Zoom Room: Your cozy living room

Details: Music Together Online is the same high-quality music and movement curriculum loved by millions of families around the world—from home! Like all our classes, Music Together Online is designed to teach the way young children learn: through play. During each online music class, Music Together Princeton Lab School teachers lead music activities for the whole family to sing, play, and jam along. Each class has been designed as an active music-making experience for little ones and their grownups. Classes use award-winning songs from the Maracas Song Collection and at home materials (sing along storybook, CD and download code) are mailed to your door. Classes are appropriate for children under 5, but the entire family is welcome (and encouraged!) to participate in the musical fun.

Age: 0 - 5 years

 

Art for Families Online

 

Location: Princeton Art Museum Online

Details: Kids home? Missing the Princeton Art Museum? Download our free Smart Kids art-making activities. Our galleries are temporarily closed to visitors, but we’re sharing art education opportunities online that families can enjoy anywhere. Today: learn about Andy Warhol and how to create your own pop art.

Age: All ages

 

Alex & The Kaleidoscope

 

Location: Alex & The Kaleidoscope Online

Details: Alex & The Kaleidoscope is hosting Distant Learning Home Concerts on YouTube. Join Alex for 35 minutes of interactive music-making with your kids! Appropriate for early childhood and enjoyable for all including elementary. This is available for free on YouTube however Alex is accepting donations.

Age: All ages

 

The Search for Gold: A Treasure Island Virtual Escape Room

 

Location: Cotsen Children's Library Online

Details: Avast mateys! The Cotsen Children’s Library has designed a new virtual escape room, and adventure awaits! It begins with a discovery in the attic, and where does it lead? TREASURE me hearties! Embark on your journey here: https://sites.google.com/view/thesearchforgoldtreasure/home

Age: All ages

 

Science Fair Central

 

Location: Home Depot Online

Details: Science fairs and STEAM events present a learning opportunity for the entire family, including younger siblings who can watch, absorb, and come up with hypotheses and ideas of their own. With an emphasis on hands-on investigations, field work, and participating in STEAM just as real scientists and engineers would, makes these events more relevant and creative than ever.

Age: All ages

 

Six Flags Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari

Details: Boasting 1,200 animals from six continents including elephants, rhinos, tigers, giraffes and lions, Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure takes explorers on an exhilarating, interactive animal adventure. Guests can explore the most interesting and exotic creatures at a 350-acre preserve in Jackson, New Jersey. The journey takes nearly an hour and is done in your own vehicle!

Age: All ages

 

Lunch with Yosi

12:00 PM

Location: Yosi at Home

Details: The kids are stuck at home so Yosi is hosting daily, free, live Facebook shows at noon!

Age: All ages

 

Free Chinese Storytime

2:00 PM

Location: New Hope Learning Center Online

Details: Students will not only be introduced with Chinese history and culture, but also practice their literacy skills. Join us for stories, songs, music and movements and lots of fun! Fridays at 2:00, 3:00 and 4:00pm. Click here to register: https://www.newhopelearning.com/events/sharing-is-caring-free-chinese-story-time

Age: Families

 

Saturday, June 6, 2020

 

Music Together Online

 

Location: The Zoom Room: Your cozy living room

Details: Music Together Online is the same high-quality music and movement curriculum loved by millions of families around the world—from home! Like all our classes, Music Together Online is designed to teach the way young children learn: through play. During each online music class, Music Together Princeton Lab School teachers lead music activities for the whole family to sing, play, and jam along. Each class has been designed as an active music-making experience for little ones and their grownups. Classes use award-winning songs from the Maracas Song Collection and at home materials (sing along storybook, CD and download code) are mailed to your door. Classes are appropriate for children under 5, but the entire family is welcome (and encouraged!) to participate in the musical fun.

Age: 0 - 5 years

 

Art for Families Online

 

Location: Princeton Art Museum Online

Details: Kids home? Missing the Princeton Art Museum? Download our free Smart Kids art-making activities. Our galleries are temporarily closed to visitors, but we’re sharing art education opportunities online that families can enjoy anywhere. Today: learn about Andy Warhol and how to create your own pop art.

Age: All ages

 

Alex & The Kaleidoscope

 

Location: Alex & The Kaleidoscope Online

Details: Alex & The Kaleidoscope is hosting Distant Learning Home Concerts on YouTube. Join Alex for 35 minutes of interactive music-making with your kids! Appropriate for early childhood and enjoyable for all including elementary. This is available for free on YouTube however Alex is accepting donations.

Age: All ages

 

The Search for Gold: A Treasure Island Virtual Escape Room

 

Location: Cotsen Children's Library Online

Details: Avast mateys! The Cotsen Children’s Library has designed a new virtual escape room, and adventure awaits! It begins with a discovery in the attic, and where does it lead? TREASURE me hearties! Embark on your journey here: https://sites.google.com/view/thesearchforgoldtreasure/home

Age: All ages

 

Science Fair Central

 

Location: Home Depot Online

Details: Science fairs and STEAM events present a learning opportunity for the entire family, including younger siblings who can watch, absorb, and come up with hypotheses and ideas of their own. With an emphasis on hands-on investigations, field work, and participating in STEAM just as real scientists and engineers would, makes these events more relevant and creative than ever.

Age: All ages

 

Six Flags Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari

Details: Boasting 1,200 animals from six continents including elephants, rhinos, tigers, giraffes and lions, Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure takes explorers on an exhilarating, interactive animal adventure. Guests can explore the most interesting and exotic creatures at a 350-acre preserve in Jackson, New Jersey. The journey takes nearly an hour and is done in your own vehicle!

Age: All ages

 

Lunch with Yosi

12:00 PM

Location: Yosi at Home

Details: The kids are stuck at home so Yosi is hosting daily, free, live Facebook shows at noon!

Age: All ages

 

Sunday, June 7, 2020

 

Music Together Online

 

Location: The Zoom Room: Your cozy living room

Details: Music Together Online is the same high-quality music and movement curriculum loved by millions of families around the world—from home! Like all our classes, Music Together Online is designed to teach the way young children learn: through play. During each online music class, Music Together Princeton Lab School teachers lead music activities for the whole family to sing, play, and jam along. Each class has been designed as an active music-making experience for little ones and their grownups. Classes use award-winning songs from the Maracas Song Collection and at home materials (sing along storybook, CD and download code) are mailed to your door. Classes are appropriate for children under 5, but the entire family is welcome (and encouraged!) to participate in the musical fun.

Age: 0 - 5 years

 

Art for Families Online

 

Location: Princeton Art Museum Online

Details: Kids home? Missing the Princeton Art Museum? Download our free Smart Kids art-making activities. Our galleries are temporarily closed to visitors, but we’re sharing art education opportunities online that families can enjoy anywhere. Today: learn about Andy Warhol and how to create your own pop art.

Age: All ages

 

Alex & The Kaleidoscope

 

Location: Alex & The Kaleidoscope Online

Details: Alex & The Kaleidoscope is hosting Distant Learning Home Concerts on YouTube. Join Alex for 35 minutes of interactive music-making with your kids! Appropriate for early childhood and enjoyable for all including elementary. This is available for free on YouTube however Alex is accepting donations.

Age: All ages

 

The Search for Gold: A Treasure Island Virtual Escape Room

 

Location: Cotsen Children's Library Online

Details: Avast mateys! The Cotsen Children’s Library has designed a new virtual escape room, and adventure awaits! It begins with a discovery in the attic, and where does it lead? TREASURE me hearties! Embark on your journey here: https://sites.google.com/view/thesearchforgoldtreasure/home

Age: All ages

 

Science Fair Central

 

Location: Home Depot Online

Details: Science fairs and STEAM events present a learning opportunity for the entire family, including younger siblings who can watch, absorb, and come up with hypotheses and ideas of their own. With an emphasis on hands-on investigations, field work, and participating in STEAM just as real scientists and engineers would, makes these events more relevant and creative than ever.

Age: All ages

 

Six Flags Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari

Details: Boasting 1,200 animals from six continents including elephants, rhinos, tigers, giraffes and lions, Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure takes explorers on an exhilarating, interactive animal adventure. Guests can explore the most interesting and exotic creatures at a 350-acre preserve in Jackson, New Jersey. The journey takes nearly an hour and is done in your own vehicle!

Age: All ages

 

Lunch with Yosi

12:00 PM

Location: Yosi at Home

Details: The kids are stuck at home so Yosi is hosting daily, free, live Facebook shows at noon!

Age: All ages

 

Monday, June 8, 2020

 

Music Together Online

 

Location: The Zoom Room: Your cozy living room

Details: Music Together Online is the same high-quality music and movement curriculum loved by millions of families around the world—from home! Like all our classes, Music Together Online is designed to teach the way young children learn: through play. During each online music class, Music Together Princeton Lab School teachers lead music activities for the whole family to sing, play, and jam along. Each class has been designed as an active music-making experience for little ones and their grownups. Classes use award-winning songs from the Maracas Song Collection and at home materials (sing along storybook, CD and download code) are mailed to your door. Classes are appropriate for children under 5, but the entire family is welcome (and encouraged!) to participate in the musical fun.

Age: 0 - 5 years

 

Art for Families Online

 

Location: Princeton Art Museum Online

Details: Kids home? Missing the Princeton Art Museum? Download our free Smart Kids art-making activities. Our galleries are temporarily closed to visitors, but we’re sharing art education opportunities online that families can enjoy anywhere. Today: learn about Andy Warhol and how to create your own pop art.

Age: All ages

 

Alex & The Kaleidoscope

 

Location: Alex & The Kaleidoscope Online

Details: Alex & The Kaleidoscope is hosting Distant Learning Home Concerts on YouTube. Join Alex for 35 minutes of interactive music-making with your kids! Appropriate for early childhood and enjoyable for all including elementary. This is available for free on YouTube however Alex is accepting donations.

Age: All ages

 

The Search for Gold: A Treasure Island Virtual Escape Room

 

Location: Cotsen Children's Library Online

Details: Avast mateys! The Cotsen Children’s Library has designed a new virtual escape room, and adventure awaits! It begins with a discovery in the attic, and where does it lead? TREASURE me hearties! Embark on your journey here: https://sites.google.com/view/thesearchforgoldtreasure/home

Age: All ages

 

Science Fair Central

 

Location: Home Depot Online

Details: Science fairs and STEAM events present a learning opportunity for the entire family, including younger siblings who can watch, absorb, and come up with hypotheses and ideas of their own. With an emphasis on hands-on investigations, field work, and participating in STEAM just as real scientists and engineers would, makes these events more relevant and creative than ever.

Age: All ages

 

Six Flags Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari

Details: Boasting 1,200 animals from six continents including elephants, rhinos, tigers, giraffes and lions, Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure takes explorers on an exhilarating, interactive animal adventure. Guests can explore the most interesting and exotic creatures at a 350-acre preserve in Jackson, New Jersey. The journey takes nearly an hour and is done in your own vehicle!

Age: All ages

 

Lunch with Yosi

12:00 PM

Location: Yosi at Home

Details: The kids are stuck at home so Yosi is hosting daily, free, live Facebook shows at noon!

Age: All ages

 

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

 

Music Together Online

 

Location: The Zoom Room: Your cozy living room

Details: Music Together Online is the same high-quality music and movement curriculum loved by millions of families around the world—from home! Like all our classes, Music Together Online is designed to teach the way young children learn: through play. During each online music class, Music Together Princeton Lab School teachers lead music activities for the whole family to sing, play, and jam along. Each class has been designed as an active music-making experience for little ones and their grownups. Classes use award-winning songs from the Maracas Song Collection and at home materials (sing along storybook, CD and download code) are mailed to your door. Classes are appropriate for children under 5, but the entire family is welcome (and encouraged!) to participate in the musical fun.

Age: 0 - 5 years

 

Art for Families Online

 

Location: Princeton Art Museum Online

Details: Kids home? Missing the Princeton Art Museum? Download our free Smart Kids art-making activities. Our galleries are temporarily closed to visitors, but we’re sharing art education opportunities online that families can enjoy anywhere. Today: learn about Andy Warhol and how to create your own pop art.

Age: All ages

 

Alex & The Kaleidoscope

 

Location: Alex & The Kaleidoscope Online

Details: Alex & The Kaleidoscope is hosting Distant Learning Home Concerts on YouTube. Join Alex for 35 minutes of interactive music-making with your kids! Appropriate for early childhood and enjoyable for all including elementary. This is available for free on YouTube however Alex is accepting donations.

Age: All ages

 

The Search for Gold: A Treasure Island Virtual Escape Room

 

Location: Cotsen Children's Library Online

Details: Avast mateys! The Cotsen Children’s Library has designed a new virtual escape room, and adventure awaits! It begins with a discovery in the attic, and where does it lead? TREASURE me hearties! Embark on your journey here: https://sites.google.com/view/thesearchforgoldtreasure/home

Age: All ages

 

Free English Reading

 

Location: New Hope Learning Center Online

Details: In this fun and effective program, student will attend a face-to-face online class and choose books for his/her reading level that will be progressing as the learning goes. Our inspiring teacher will make sure every student is engaged and everyone's reading capability is growing. Click here to register: https://www.newhopelearning.com/events/free-english-class-and-chinese-story-time-for-all

Age: Families

 

Science Fair Central

 

Location: Home Depot Online

Details: Science fairs and STEAM events present a learning opportunity for the entire family, including younger siblings who can watch, absorb, and come up with hypotheses and ideas of their own. With an emphasis on hands-on investigations, field work, and participating in STEAM just as real scientists and engineers would, makes these events more relevant and creative than ever.

Age: All ages

 

Six Flags Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari

Details: Boasting 1,200 animals from six continents including elephants, rhinos, tigers, giraffes and lions, Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure takes explorers on an exhilarating, interactive animal adventure. Guests can explore the most interesting and exotic creatures at a 350-acre preserve in Jackson, New Jersey. The journey takes nearly an hour and is done in your own vehicle!

Age: All ages

 

Storytime Shorts

10:30 AM

Location: Princeton Public Library Virtual Storyroom

Details: Join the Princeton Public Library in their Virtual Storyroom as they share stories, songs and fun! Each Tuesday and Thursday at 10:30am, they will be adding new Storytime Shorts to the library's YouTube page for families to enjoy from home whenever they want.

Age: All ages

 

Lunch with Yosi

12:00 PM

Location: Yosi at Home

Details: The kids are stuck at home so Yosi is hosting daily, free, live Facebook shows at noon!

Age: All ages

 

Little Pandas Mandarin Storytime

2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

Location: Princeton Playspace Online

Details: Every Tuesday 2:45-3:30pm Yingua International School of Princeton will sponsor a storytime & craft Tuesdays at Princeton Playspace. Once we reopen, visit us in person to learn new vocabulary words in Mandarin, hear stories, and do crafts! For now join us remotely on our Facebook page!

Age: All ages

 

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

 

Music Together Online

 

Location: The Zoom Room: Your cozy living room

Details: Music Together Online is the same high-quality music and movement curriculum loved by millions of families around the world—from home! Like all our classes, Music Together Online is designed to teach the way young children learn: through play. During each online music class, Music Together Princeton Lab School teachers lead music activities for the whole family to sing, play, and jam along. Each class has been designed as an active music-making experience for little ones and their grownups. Classes use award-winning songs from the Maracas Song Collection and at home materials (sing along storybook, CD and download code) are mailed to your door. Classes are appropriate for children under 5, but the entire family is welcome (and encouraged!) to participate in the musical fun.

Age: 0 - 5 years

 

Art for Families Online

 

Location: Princeton Art Museum Online

Details: Kids home? Missing the Princeton Art Museum? Download our free Smart Kids art-making activities. Our galleries are temporarily closed to visitors, but we’re sharing art education opportunities online that families can enjoy anywhere. Today: learn about Andy Warhol and how to create your own pop art.

Age: All ages

 

Alex & The Kaleidoscope

 

Location: Alex & The Kaleidoscope Online

Details: Alex & The Kaleidoscope is hosting Distant Learning Home Concerts on YouTube. Join Alex for 35 minutes of interactive music-making with your kids! Appropriate for early childhood and enjoyable for all including elementary. This is available for free on YouTube however Alex is accepting donations.

Age: All ages

 

The Search for Gold: A Treasure Island Virtual Escape Room

 

Location: Cotsen Children's Library Online

Details: Avast mateys! The Cotsen Children’s Library has designed a new virtual escape room, and adventure awaits! It begins with a discovery in the attic, and where does it lead? TREASURE me hearties! Embark on your journey here: https://sites.google.com/view/thesearchforgoldtreasure/home

Age: All ages

 

Science Fair Central

 

Location: Home Depot Online

Details: Science fairs and STEAM events present a learning opportunity for the entire family, including younger siblings who can watch, absorb, and come up with hypotheses and ideas of their own. With an emphasis on hands-on investigations, field work, and participating in STEAM just as real scientists and engineers would, makes these events more relevant and creative than ever.

Age: All ages

 

Makers Projects Online

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Location: New Jersey State Museum (online)

Details: Each week we're posting a new hands-on project that you can easily make with items found at home. Every Monday we post the supply list, then join us on Wednesday to watch the video and create the project! There are ten videos online now, and more to come. View new videos on our Facebook page first, prior projects can also be found on our website home page.

Age: 6 and up

 

Six Flags Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari

Details: Boasting 1,200 animals from six continents including elephants, rhinos, tigers, giraffes and lions, Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure takes explorers on an exhilarating, interactive animal adventure. Guests can explore the most interesting and exotic creatures at a 350-acre preserve in Jackson, New Jersey. The journey takes nearly an hour and is done in your own vehicle!

Age: All ages

 

Lunch with Yosi

12:00 PM

Location: Yosi at Home

Details: The kids are stuck at home so Yosi is hosting daily, free, live Facebook shows at noon!

Age: All ages

 

 

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