free online activities

To help you stay connected while learning from home, we've compiled a list of free online activities
and organized them by category below!

If you are a faculty member and you have an idea for another virtual engagement idea for your class, please email studentengagement@middlesex.mass.edu to discuss possible partnership opportunities.

 

 

Virtual Trips


Museum of Science Boston

Boston Children’s Museum

Museum of Fine Arts Boston
 
Boston Institute of Contemporary Art

Smithsonian Institution
Washington DC
NASA Glenn Research Center

American Battlefields
Louvre Museum Paris Disney Parks Ride-through Videos
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Animal Encounters

New England Aquarium Boston Zoo New England’s
Zoo to You
Smithsonian Zoo Webcams

Bald Eagle Cam


San Diego Zoo Live Cams Houston Zoo Webcams

 Kitten Rescue Cam
Puppy Playroom   Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden
 
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Sea Otter Cam
 

 

Performances


 Broadway Plays

Virtual Concerts

 

Learn a Skill or Test Your Knowledge


MCC Library Databases


Boston Public Library
Online Resources
Bedford Public Library
E-Card Sign up
 
Pollard Memorial Library
Online Resources
Cooking Basics Sporcle

Coursera
Harvard University edX

Fitness

CorePower Yoga
Planet Fitness Videos
on Facebook


 YMCA Videos

OrangeTheory Fitness
At-Home Workouts
Yoga with Adriene POPSUGAR Fitness Videos

Get Creative


Printable Swoops Mascot
Coloring Sheet from MCC
Printable Coloring Pages Online Coloring Pages

DIY Home Crafts

and
Upcycling Towels
Make Fabric Masks How to Knit for Beginners

Apartment Gardening
Start a Journal Origami - Paper Folding

Art and Design
Learning at Home

Doodling with author
Mo Willems
 

Taking Care of Yourself

MCC Virtual Personal Counseling
 MCC Mental Health
Resource List
MCC Food Pantry
 5 Minute Meditation
Mindfulness Resources for
Calm and Resilience


Guided Meditations
from UCLA Health


Wonderful -
An Enthusiast Podcast


Homemade Face Scrubs Go for a Walk or Hike

Other Ways to Connect Virtually

 MCC Library Family Resources
Watch Netflix with Friends
 

Play a Board Game
 Drawize - Online Pictionary
Play Codenames Online
 

Words with Friends 
 Social Distancing Festival
 "Harry Potter: A History of Magic”
Exhibit - Virtual Tour

Play a classic board game
or cards using
Zoom, FaceTime,
or
Skype

Last Modified: 12/21/20