HELPFUL LINKS

Many collections have been made for these times. Here are a few of our favorites — including favorite collections of resources.

Planning Family Fun & Leisure

Stream Broadway Shows for Free

Use a free trial of Broadway HD to stream from a library of over 300 pre-recorded plays.

 

Free Audiobooks from Audible

Free books for children to stream for free at the link above.

 

Thrive Art School

Free drawing classes.

Continuous Education

Free “Ivy League” classes 

Over 450 free online courses across multiple categories. All from some of the top universities in the country.

 

Turn Netflix into a “school”

There are some great educational videos and features on Netflix that can turn it into an educational portal. This article explains how to set it up.

 

Virtual Field Trips – a Directory

A directory for finding fun and enriching online field trips for children to enjoy with their parents.

 

Virtual Field Trips – Highlights

12 Famous Museums currently offering free tours

Catholic Teaching & Faith Formation

Daily Mass with Fr. Leo

Join Fr. Leo at Sauganash Study Center each weekday at 12 noon for mass! Zoom link here.

 

Livestream Masses From All Over the World

Help make attending daily mass part of the family routine by finding one of the hundreds of Masses being live streamed over the internet.

 

Catholic Family Resource Library

Free, if you sign up. Arts, Crafts & Related activities for teaching the faith to your children. Very good arts & crafts ideas and “how-tos.”

 

Video: The Veil Removed

A beautiful short film that underscores just how incredible the mass is – and what a treasure we’ve lost during this time.

Managing Technology

Suggestions for YouTube Parental Restrictions

A useful guide for discerning what parental controls are appropriate for children at different age groups.

 

Northridge’s Technology-in-the-Home Guidelines

A comprehensive overview of setting up devices in your family and home.

Other Helpful Directories & Resource Hubs

Common Sense Media Resources

An enormous and reliable source for kids and parents — especially designed for our shut-down times.

 

Sauganash Study Center’s Coronavirus Homepage

Home of the (in)famous “Coronacle,” that often features helpful & amusing content about (and created by) Northridge teachers and students.

 

Links to 87 Free Resources on One Webpage

Helpful categorization and easy-to-use interface.

 

Remote Marriage Therapy

A longtime Northridge father and licensed marriage counsellor, Mr. Doug Hinderer, has created a site to help couples to navigate these times. 

 

 

Has your family really enjoyed one we should add? Let us know at knightlynews@northridgeprep.org.