23 Ways to Celebrate Halloween at Home This Year

Halloween lovers, never FEAR! Halloween is not canceled for 2020, it’s just going need a little re-VAMPing! Writer and contributor Summer Block (a mother of three) has compiled a spooktacular list of ways to celebrate Halloween safely at home! And who knows? You may just adopt a few new holiday traditions to continue for years to come! Read her list here!

Share some of your Halloween-at-Home adventures using #ACJrAtHome so we can see how much fun you’re having.

Epic Art Tutorials by Shawn Durington

Goblins, and dragons, and knights, oh my! If your kiddo loves to doodle, they’ll love these fantasy-themed drawing tutorials compliments of our friend Shawn Durington!

Share some of your epic doodles using #ACJrAtHome and be sure to check out Shawn Durington on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and online at www.shawndurington.com.

Fantom Comics Back to School Graphic Novel Recommendations

Can you even believe it!? Summer’s at an end and it’s time for the kiddos to go back to school! Whether that means returning to a school building or learning safely from home, our friends at Fantom Comics in Washington DC have some SUPER graphic novel recommendations to share for the occasion. Check out the awesome titles below and follow Fantom Comics on Twitter for more recommendations!

Share some of your own favorite family-friendly graphic novels using #ACJrAtHome and be sure to check out Fantom Comics on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and online at https://stores.comichub.com/fantom_comics.

Junior Editions of Dugongs & Seadragons

What happens when nerdy marine biologists get together to play Dungeons & Dragons? Why, Dugongs & Seadragons of course! The team behind everyone’s favorite marine science-inspired geek podcast have released several special Junior Editions of their campaign for our younger listeners to enjoy. The Junior Editions of this epic live gaming podcast will delight the mermaids and marine life in your home for hours.

Share using #ACJrAtHome and be sure to subscribe to Dugongs & Seadragons on Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, or wherever you get your podcasts for both the adult and junior episodes. Plus check out their website and Twitter for more updates!

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3 more Awesome Bot coloring sheets

Ready, set, color! Let’s get artistic with everyone’s favorite Awesome Con mascot, Awesome Bot! He’s ready to *boop boop beep boop* – that’s bot-speak for have a super fun time getting creative with you! Colored pencils? Check. Markers? Check. Awesome times? CHECK!

Make sure to share using #ACJrAtHome and stay tuned for more entertaining content to keep you having fun at home!

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PJ Masks Activity Pack

It’s time to be a hero! The PJ Masks are here to help your little heroes have fun while at home. Dress up as Catboy, Gekko, and Owlette with these cut-out masks and amulets and DIY costume tutorials. Plus, make your own PJ Airjet and become a hero of the sky!

For coloring sheets, crafts, mazes, and more SUPER activities, visit the PJ Masks website. Plus, find even more PJ Masks content on the official YouTube channel, where you can watch episodes, sing and dance to music videos, and discover other fun home activities!

Make sure to share how you’re enjoying and participating with the PJ Masks, using #ACJrAtHome! PJ Masks can be found on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram. Don’t forget to take a photo of your PJ Masks creations and share them with us!


Download full high res activity pack

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Nature Boom Time! from National Geographic Kids

Want to learn more about the natural world in fun and interesting bite-sized segments? Our friends at  National Geographic have shared with us their amazing Nature Boom Time! library for you to enjoy while you’re home! Of course you can totally go outside, as long as you wear a mask and practice social distancing, but sometimes it’s just nice to explore the outdoors from indoors.

From nationalgeographic.com: “Follow Charlie, Kirby, and Patrick as they travel around the United States to learn about different kinds of trees—and what makes nature incredibly awesome. Science and history are explained with paper cutouts and goofy-girl Casey back at Headquarters.”

Be sure to share using #ACJrAtHome and tell us what your favorite part of your local natural habitat is. A very special “Thank you!” to our friends at National Geographic. You can find them on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to thank them yourself! Click the below images to get started on your learning journey.


Click the above images and get ready for a Nature Boom Time! adventure!

2020-07-16T10:53:01-05:00Categories: Awesome Con Jr. at Home|Tags: , , |

2 Coloring sheets by Joker’s Harley Cosplay

Hey puddin’! Joker’s favorite girl, Joker’s Harley Cosplay aka Alyssa R. King, has sent over some absolutely gorgeous coloring sheets to keep you busy. These fun coloring pages can adorn the walls of your bat cave, evil lair, or wherever you’re stirring up trouble in Gotham City. Grab your crayons, colored pencils, markers – whatever you prefer to draw with, and finish these lovely pieces of art. Be sure to show off your works of art to your squad, Mr. J, or your annoying Bat friend! Also included as a bonus is an awesome rendition of Persephone from Lore Olympus, if you’re a fan of the WEBTOON.

Share using #ACJrAtHome and be sure to thank Joker’s Harley on Instagram, Facebook, and Patreon for her contribution. Kudos to Alyssa R. King, aka Joker’s Harley, for these coloring sheets!


Download full size Persephone page here


Download full size Harley page here

2020-07-11T05:32:38-05:00Categories: Awesome Con Jr. at Home|Tags: , |

Charlie Freaks Out by batteryPOP

Freak out with Charlie!! Thanks to our friends at batteryPOP, you can hear about all the awesome things that Charlie is freaking out over! Whether it’s Star Wars, Minecraft, broccoli or Gloria Estefan, Charlie wants you to hear about it. You can check out all of the Charlie Freaks Out videos by batteryPOP on their website here, or on their YouTube channel here. What will Charlie freak out about next??

Be sure to tell us what you freak out about using #ACJrAtHome. A big thank you to our friends at batteryPOP – give them a thank you by finding them on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram! Oh – and don’t forget to subscribe to their YouTube!

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Water glass music lessons by Wilfredo Morales

Stuck at home but wanting to make some beautiful music? Lacking a more traditional musical instrument like a guitar or drums? Thanks to local music teacher Wilfredo Morales, it’s time for you to let out your inner Mozart and make sweet sweet music using items everyone has in their home – glasses filled with water! Check out these awesome video tutorials and let your inner musician out!

Share your musical experience using #ACJrAtHome! A very awesome thanks to Wilfredo Morales for sending in these videos! Be sure to subscribe to his YouTube channel here to thank him.

2020-06-23T10:57:50-05:00Categories: Awesome Con Jr. at Home|Tags: , |