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Word Workout for Kids with YMCA of Coastal Georgia

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

YMCA of Coastal Georgia Word WOrkout

Staff at YMCA of Coastal Georgia have a creative way to keep your kids fit during quarantine: Word Workout.

Every day on the YMCA of Coastal Georgia Facebook page ,they post a new word. To participate, spell the word & complete the exercise for each letter.

Show YMCA of Coastal Georgia your workout via social media. Stay active & get moving. #healthyliving #familyworkout

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Online Spanish & ESL Tutor with Savannah Area Language & Cultural Exchange

Monday, April 6th, 2020

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Homeschooling and online schooling is hard.

Let Savannah Area Language & Culture Exchange  help.

Savannah Area Language & Culture Exchange  has added an additional tutoring program at a discounted rate exclusively for high school and college students and their parents who are looking for help getting through this new schooling system.

In real-time through videocall, they will help your student with their Spanish or ESL school work or they will help you understand it so that you can support them better.

Advanced reservations are highly recommended as Savannah Area Language & Culture Exchange  limits the number of students each day to only 10 so the each one can receive the very best instruction.

You can reserve your seat here.

No one expects you to do it all alone.   Savannah Area Language & Culture Exchange to support our community through this difficult time.

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Savannah Academic Support Coaches for those struggling with schoolwork during COVID-19

Monday, April 6th, 2020

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Academic Support Coaches at Savannah Educational Consultants

If you and your children are struggling to balance schoolwork requirements and family life during the coronavirus crisis– let Savannah Educational Consultants’ Academic Support Coaches help!

Savannah Educational Consultants is now offering all services though online platforms. They can meet with your children, virtually, to supplement e-learning and develop strategies for success!

For more information, please call 912-238-9552 or send an email to info@savannaheducationalconsultants.

Savannah Educational Consultants
130 Tibet Ave.
Suite 103
Savannah, GA 31406

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Savannah-Chatham Public School Middle School Talent Showcase 2020

Monday, April 6th, 2020

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All Savannah-Chatham County public school middle school students are invited to enter Quarantine: A Middle School (Digital) Talent Showcase.

Entries due April 17 2020.

This a chance for SCCPSS middle school students to showcase their amazing talents and creativity with their classmates and friends not just at their schools, but countywide.

Please click here to find the talent showcase details and rules. Students can submit projects by joining Google Classroom using code: vf3elzv.

Questions? Email:
Hannah Glass at hannah.glass@sccpss.com
Maryann Lamberth at maryann.lamberth@sccpss.com
Stephen Routh at stephen.routh@sccpss.com

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Best Live Nature Webcams for Kids

Sunday, April 5th, 2020

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Have your quarantined kids check out some of SouthernMamas.com favorite live streaming nature Webcams. Kids can follow Savannah’s own nesting osprey waiting for their three eggs to hatch, South African elephants and baboons, Georgia Aquarium sea lions, sea otters, beluga whales and penguins, as well as web cams worldwide that follow gray wolves,  gorillas, hummingbirds, butterflies, river otters, sharks, owls and bald eagles.

Wild Osprey Pair Webcam via The Landings Bird Cam on Skidaway Is. in Savannah  here.

Tembe Elephant Park in South Africa here. 

Bald Eagle WebCam @ The Raptor Resource Project in Iowa here. 

Newly Hatched Eaglets via Bald Eagle Webcam @ The Raptor Resource Project in Iowa here. 

Sea Lions Webcam @ Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta here. 

Gray Wolves Webcam @ International Wolf Center in Minnesota here. 

African Penguin Webcam @ Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta here. 

Baboon Family on Olifants River Webcam in South Africa here.

Gorillas Webcam @ GRACE Center here. 

Farrollon Islands National Wildlife Refuge (seabirds, seals & sea lions.) Webcam here.

Hummingbird Nest Webcam in La Verne, Calif. here.  

Shark Lagoon WebCam @ Long Beach, Calif. here. 

Great Horned Owls @ Montana here. 

River Otter Webcam @ Tennessee Aquarium here. 

Southern Sea Otters Webcam @ Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta here. 

Beluga Whale Webcam @ Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta here. 

Underwater Puffin Webcam @ Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta here. 

Butterfly Garden Webcam @ San Diego Zoo here. 

(In May, check out the Puffin cam on Maine’s Seal Island here. )

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Online Kindermusik Savannah classes for ages newborn to 7

Sunday, April 5th, 2020

Kindermusik Savannah online classes

Kindermusik Savannah with 88 Keys Piano is providing parent and me Kindermusik classes for ages 0-7, and private music lessons for ages 6+, all done virtually, from the safety of your home.

All new Kindermusik families get a free trial class, and Kindermusik Savannah also offers a free 15 minute trial lesson one-on-one, with your teacher, for instrument lessons for ages 6+.

Make the most of your child’s time at home- have them learn a skill which will stay with them for life.

Text 912-432-5885 today or visit kindermusikwith88keys.com

Kindermusik Savannah, kindermusikwith88keys.com,  email music@kindermusikwith88keys.com or info@kindermusikwith88keys.com, 912.988.KEYS (5397) Kindermusik is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Daily online lessons for kids with Georgia Sea Turtle Center, Jekyll Island

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

Scute School Sea Turtle Georgia Jekyll

Here’s something kids can do from home – including on weekends.

Georgia Sea Turtle Center’s Scute’s School program includes daily online lessons that provide a learning resource for parents, teachers and anyone looking to learn more about coastal wildlife.

It’s live every day at 1PM on Georgia Sea Turtle Center’s Facebook page.

The live sessions include interactive learning through a variety of resources including, printable/digital activities (wildlife bingo), craft projects, book readings, 360º field trips to Georgia Sea Turtle Center’s coastal habitats and more. Programming will even include some physical activities like turtle yoga, inspired by the center’s sea turtle patients.

Kids will also see updates on the rehabilitation of the center’s current sea turtle patients, behind-the-scenes looks at treatment rooms and enjoy some up-close views of the sea turtles.

Scute’s School also offers additional online materials that can be accessed at any time.  Find it all here. 

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Savannah support for pregnant moms during the COVID-19 pandemic

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

Pregnant Pandemic Moms Support Groups Savannah Pooler Being Pregnant In This Pandemic

This week’s SouthernMamas.com weekly newspaper column takes a look at what it’s like to be pregnant during this pandemic by sharing a Pooler mom’s story.

Read it here.

In the column, Brandy Zinn, a licensed professional counselor at Low Country Counseling and part of The Maternal Mental Health Collective of Savannah, shares three online Savannah support groups for moms. Find meeting details here.

• A group for expectant women who are seeking support around managing a pregnancy during this pandemic. Online at 7 p.m. Mondays starting Monday, April 6.

• A group for new moms seeking connection during baby’s first year. Online at noon Saturdays starting Saturday, April 4.

• A group for moms struggling to adjust to isolation, anxiety, and all of the changes that have come with this pandemic. Online at 7 p.m. Tuesdays, which started last Tuesday, March 31.

Virtual Field Trip Fridays & Webcams @ Georgia Aquarium

Friday, April 3rd, 2020

penguin webcam Georgia Aquarium

Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta is closed temporarily due to COVID-19, but is offering virtual Field Trip Fridays live on the Georgia Aquarium Facebook page and has several webcams so you can watch the animals from home.

Georgia Aquarium’s new At-Home Learning Page features: live sea otther, penguin, barrier reef, sea lion, piranha, beluga whale, puffins and jellies webcams; deep sea learning videos; animal facts & figures; tools for learning including lesson plans; The Aquarium TV show.

Learn more here.  

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More Webcams

20 Best Live Nature Webcams here. 

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Virtual Group Bike Rides with Bike Walk Savannah

Thursday, April 2nd, 2020

Virtual Bike Group RIde Savannah
Every Friday, Bike Walk Savannah will release a new virtual bike ride route for you to check out, ranging from 3-20 miles. Try to fit that week’s ride into your schedule.

The new bike ride route info will be posted each Friday on Bike Walk Savannah’s Facebook page here. 

If you go on the ride, share your pictures on social media and tag Bike Walk Savannah and #BikeWalkSAV. Your pictures may appear on Bike Walk Savannah’s Web site and be reposted on their social media.

While riding, you are encouraged to follow safe cycling best-practices. That means wearing a helmet, using your hand signals, and stopping at stop signs and traffic signals.

Find more information on Safe Cycling during COVID-19 tips here.

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(Savannah online for kids) New Telfair Museums site features online kids’ activities & more

Wednesday, April 1st, 2020

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Telfair Museums in Savannah will remain closed due to COVID-19.

But museum staff created a new special hub where you can explore Telfair Museums’ collection, watch videos, enjoy kids’ activities and more: TELFAIR TODAY.

The site will be updated weekly. Follow Telfair Museums on social media for additional content!

Visit TELFAIR TODAY.

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Wide Open School by Common Sense

Wednesday, April 1st, 2020

Common Sense Wide Open School Educational Free

Common Sense launched of a new site – Wide Open School – which includes the top education & tech sites/programs to support families and educators who are transitioning to remote learning as a result of the pandemic.

Wide Open School is a a free online resource.

Find it here.

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