Nutrition plays a key role in our children’s overall physical development. Food Hero, powered byOregon State University, wants to help families prepare easy, fast, and healthy meals that children will happily eat. Visit their list of kid-approved recipes, all of which were tested by children throughout the state of Oregon. Children will also enjoy the other resources available on their site such as informative and printable coloring sheets, food-themed activities, and fun games.
From hosting a fun trivia night with your family to helping your homeschooler review their lessons, there’s so much to do with Kahoot! This platform has an enormous library of engaging, trivia-styled learning games to help students study anywhere, anytime. Create your own game or browse through their library of over 40 million learning games covering various subjects such as English, reading, science, and math.
Kahoot offers a free plan which can accommodate up to 10 players. If you need some support, they also have a YouTube channel full of tutorials to help you get set up.
Learn more about the platform or sign up for a free account here.
Ikea, the multinational furniture company, recently released the recipe for their famous (and delicious!) Swedish meatballs. Bond with your homeschooler while teaching him/her important cooking skills as you prepare the iconic meal together at home. See the recipe from their social media page below.
Learn about mental health issues such as anxiety, depression, suicide, and addiction at the online Mental Health Summit by Axis. Their lineup of parenting and mental health experts are ready to help equip parents to start meaningful conversations with children struggling with such issues. Some of their featured speakers included Dr. Timothy Keller, the author of The Reason for God; Craig Groeschel, author and pastor at Life Church; and Jessie Minassian, public speaker and author of Unashamed. Sign up for the virtual summit here.
An online community has built an expansive Google Drive full of recipes. There are a lot of categories to choose from such as desserts, Japanese dishes, soups, and breakfast items. Take a look and give them a try!