Children's Library

                                                   
 
 
    
 
Here are some websites for children....

http://starwalkkids.com/popup

Visitors can immediately read any eBook in the Pre-K thru 8th grade eBook collection. There is nocheck-in or check-out required.  Most of the eBooks also offer a “Read to Me” option for kids, with high quality, professional narration that accompanies the text.


  
Tennessee R.E.A.D.S. has expanded its services with a new digital collection website just for kids.  This appealing and user-friendly page contains eBooks and audiobooks just for children.  Browsing can be done by subject, reading level or interest level.  This is a free service for users with a library card.  Digital titles are available anytime, anywhere and expire automatically, so no need to worry about late fees. Check out their page here: http://reads.lib.overdrive.com/kids


 https://www.tel4u.org
Tel4U is a great resource for children in grades K-5. It has homework help, state information, coloring pages, games, activities and much more.
 
 
 
 
 
http://www.kidcentraltn.com
A website that empowers, educates, and engages Tennessee families.
 
 
http://everychildreadytoread.org/
This website helps to teach parents and caregivers how to develop early literacy skills in children from birth to age 5. 
 
 
 http://www.earlylit.net/
This website is a great resource about Early Childhood Literacy. Saroj Ghoting is an Early Childhood Early Literacy Consultant and offers all sorts of information on this website.
 
 
 http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/
You can go here for games, blogs from kids all over the world, cool facts and photos of animals and all sorts of fun things to do.

http://www.starfall.com
Starfall is a great site full of games for the beginning reader.


http://pbskids.org/
You can find games and activities with all your favorite characters from PBS -- Elmo, Martha Speaks, Arthur and more.


http://www.kids.gov/

This is a great site for finding stuff you won't find anywhere else. Check out the Geospatial Intelligence Kids Agency. This is also a great place to go to find facts about any of the 50 states.


http://www.loc.gov/families/
From the Library of Congress, this site is full of information and fun for kids and parents alike.


http://www.brainpop.com/
You can find games and information on everything from the arts to the sciences to health and technology.

 

Associated with PBS, this is the website for the program Liberty's Kids. It has games, activities and biographies from the show.


World Book Online for Kids offers thousands of media-rich encyclopedia articles that are carefully selected and edited to suit the educational level of the users. Sounds, videos, and quick facts are embedded in the articles.

 
Bedtime Math is a fun chance for kids to practice mental math  and offers three levels of challenge: Wee Ones, Little Kids, and Big Kids.

 
Tennessee’s First Lady Crissy Haslam is continuing the First Lady’s Book Club in 2013! This is a great place to find resources for each book of the month.