Welcome to the City of Patterson’s Virtual Recreation page. First off, we hope that you and your families are all safe and well. Please take a minute to go through the below links where you can find mental, physical and emotional activities for all ages while you stay at home. We at the City of Patterson strive to provide the community with resources and activities to always “Live Active”. Please don’t hesitate to reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org for further resources and information.
Free Learning Apps for Phones/Tablets: - Duolingo- an app that provides lessons on a variety of languages; can improve English or learn a new language - PBS KIDS Games- over 100 games for kids ages 2-8; lessons in science, math reading, and creativity - Mental Math- app designed for everyone 4 years and older; helps improve mathematical skills - Wordscapes- modern twist on word searches and crossword puzzles that stimulates the mind (ages 4+) - Science Trivia- trivia game for 4 science topics (physics, chemistry, biology, and general science) for ages 4 and above - Lumosity: Brain Training- combination of memory, speed, logic, math, and language activities for ages 4+
Free Physical Education Apps for Phones/Tablets: - GoNoodle- intended for children aged 4-10; this app offers 300+ dance videos, yoga exercises, and mindfulness activities - Push2Play- games based on ball, no equipment, team, individual, summer, or winter for ages 6-8 - Chi Universe Yoga- yoga for kids and teens
Websites: - classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.htmlThis website offers free learning courses for students from Pre-K to teens; wide variety of topics that encourage learning in a relevant and age-appropriate manner - thefrickpittsburgh.org/virtualoffers virtual tours of the Frick Pittsburgh museum and posts a new youth-friendly art project every day; most art projects are made out of common household items - madewithlev.com/the100dayproject-2020launched early in support of social distancing; filled with activities ranging from cooking to crafting for children and parents - “HowtoToon” on YouTube live drawing lessons from professional cartoonist Joe Wos; live lessons Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays and is easy to follow for all ages