Great online resources and so much more! For families, teachers, homeschoolers, and kids of all ages.
Join us for a new storytime daily!
Stream a quality collection of kid's movies, TV series, and storytimes. There is also great math, science, and language learning content. App available. .
Great Books for Kids
Join Ginny to hear about a graphic novel for middle grade kids, Invisible Emmie by Terri Libenson.
Kids Book Chat
Let's get together online to talk about books that you are reading! Bring your book you are currently reading and a snack.
Learn to use Explora, a research database that provides full-text access to magazine & journal artiles, books, encyclopedias, videos and more. This is a great tool for all grade levels.
Great Books for Preteens
Today's recommendation comes from Susan from Guildford Branch. "Game Over, Pete Watson" is written by Joe Schreiber and illustrated by Andy Rash.
STEM Activity Online
In today's STEM Activity, Susan shows you how to have fun learning about milk science. The chemistry between the dish soap and the fat in the milk is what makes the magic happen.
Kids Book Club
Join us as we read Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator by Roald Dahl, then meet up online to discuss the book.
Join Linda to make a parachute from a grocery bag.
Preteen Book Club
Join us as we read The Penderwicks by Jeanne Birdsall, then meet up online to discuss the book.
Want a fun and easy activity to do in your home with your preschooler? Calming bottles are great for sensory play and to calm an anxious child.
Games, fun, and kids' ebooks from great educational sites.
Edmark House Series
Science and math games, colouring, matching, playing. Preschool learning has never been so fun!
Access Video on Demand - Just for Kids
Kid-safe, advertisement-free streaming videos to entertain, educate, and inspire.
Watch, read, play and learn with stories! Includes read-alongs, games, and book pairings on popular themes.
Best Websites for Families
We have a list of staff curated websites to keep kids entertained and learning at home.
Math ebooks and quizzes for grades K-6. Free access is generously given by Tumblebooks until August 31, 2020.
Educational videos for kids featuring Canadian and Indigenous voices.
Diagrams, experiments, biographies and more. For school projects and homework grades 4 through 12.
Global Road Warrior
Current coverage of travel, communications and cultural issues for students, travelers, or business. Includes high-resolution maps and photos..
Ancient & Medieval History Online
Learn about the cultures of ancient and medieval cultures. Includes biographies, timelines, maps and videos.
A collection of animated picturebooks, games & puzzles for kids. Titles in English, French and some Spanish. z
Find activities to encourage reading and early literacy with these free workbooks. They come in a variety of languages, are downloadable, and available at your local library.
Read articles from popular children's magazines. For elementary school projects and homework.
Encyclopaedia Universalis Junior
French language encyclopedia for ages 7 and older. Covers subjects studied in school and of interest to children. Based on the Britannica Student Encyclopedia.
Scholastic Learn from Home
New lessons every day, with projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing. Learning for pre-K to grade 9.