The Children’s Library
“The ICDL Foundation promotes tolerance and respect for diverse cultures by providing access to the best of children’s literature from around the world.”
Aunt Annie’s Crafts
Aunt Annie’s Crafts takes the craft how-to book one step further by putting it on computer and taking advantage of the flexibility that the computer offers.
A weekly feature published in newspapers all over North America. It is designed for kids and their parents to find fun, educational, and safe spots to visit on the Web.
The Odyssey: World Trek for Service and Education
Based on National Education Standards, each trek explores an essential theme and includes a teacher’s guide that contains the itinerary for the trek and the summary on the subject such as salt marches or volcanoes. The Web sites are selected by experts on the subject and arranged in sequential order to build a story.
Free online access to the Wolfram|Alpha computational knowledge engine: answer questions; do math; instantly get facts, calculators, unit conversions, and real-time quantitative data and statistics; create plots and visualizations; and access vast scientific, technical, chemical, medical, health, business, financial, weather, geographic, dictionary, calendar, reference, and general knowledge—and much more.
Scholastic Reading Counts Quizzes
Quizzes, Lexile points, and reading levels are given by typing in a title and then clicking on one of the titles displayed.
ABCmouse for Libraries
From Age of Learning, Inc., the award-winning ABCmouse curriculum is designed to help young children (ages 2-7+) build a strong foundation for future academic success. ABCmouse is 100% educational, with 5,000+ learning activities (books, puzzles, educational games, art activities, songs, etc.) across all major subject areas—reading, math, science, social studies, art, and music. Best of all, kids love it! AVAILABLE FROM INSIDE THE LIBRARY ONLY. Please use Firefox or Chrome browsers.