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Virtual Play Reading: Pippi Longstocking

Virtual Play Reading- Pippi Longstocking

November 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Suggested Ages: 3 to 13


Celebrate the 75th anniversary of Pippi Longstocking with a live, digital performance with Scandinavia House and Scandinavian American Theater Company. Join a play reading of the first Pippi Longstocking, about an uncommonly strong and free-spirited nine-year old girl, who moves into an abandoned villa with her horse and pet monkey, Mr. Nilsson.

Download an activity guide for fun role-playing games, conversations about friendship, and lessons on how to be a “turnupstuffer” by making your own scavenger hunt.

History @ Home

Learn about history in real-time with New-York Historical Society educators on Zoom. Lessons are content-based and inquiry-driven, featuring images and historical documents from the museum’s collections using shared PowerPoint presentations.

Grade levels vary by day with grades K-12. Themes include The People of New York, Exploring Black History and History of American Protest. Great lesson…

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Online Songs For Seeds

Join live, online, interactive early education music classes for babies through age 6. Sing, dance and play instruments along with other kids. Musician/teachers lead “travel” around the world as they reinforce shapes, colors, animals, numbers, counting and so much more.

Take unlimited classes three times a week for one monthly fee.

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Living History @ Home: Let’s Learn About Hanukkah

Learn more about the Jewish celebration Hanukkah. Join New-York Historical Society historical interpreters online to explore Hanukkah’s origins and history and how people observe the holiday in New York City and across America. Then, celebrate with a Festival of Lights activity.

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Hamilton Cast Read Alongs

Former Hamilton cast members read award-winning children’s books along with a discussion of the history behind the story led by Illinois History Teacher of the Year Keisha Rembert.

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