as well as biography, newspaper, and other databases.
eBooks for kids!! Games, picture books, and more. Check it out! It’s free…
Listen and read books online for elementary and middle school!
Learn everyday conversations at your own pace, at home or in the library. Over 40 foreign languages currently available as well as many ESL courses. Download the app to use your mobile device!
More from Mango Languages! Interactive Language Learning for ages 0-6 in ten languages with a friendly panda. You can download the app!
Freegal offers hundreds of thousands of FREE songs – over 100 genres of music, all without having to download software.
Biographies and social studies database for K – 2nd grade with easy picture navigation and simple text. If you are an Amesbury Resident use username: amesbury and password: read
GOOD SEARCH ENGINES FOR KIDS
- Ask for Kids – Find pictures, previews, DVD releases, and other information for your favorite flick. Games Games Games! Ask Answers for Kids is the #1 source for educational questions and answers.
- KidsClick! – a web search site designed for kids by librarians – with kid-friendly results! Featuring Category Search, Quick Search for Digital Media, and Dewey Decimal Search.
- YahooKIDS – Play games, Watch music videos, Check out movies, Learn about science, Read jokes, Send ecards, Learn Internet Safety, Get homework help, Look up words, Ask questions, Explore an encyclopedia, and much more!
- Kids AOL – Games, Videos, Pictures, Quizzes, Super Epic Blog, and much more!
Good Homework Help Sites
American Library Association Great Sites for Kids
Sites for fun and for homework about all subjects and with age appropriateness labels.
An online guide to help in standard homework subjects, plus special sections on building skills for studying, writing, speaking and listening.
Flash Card Maker
From Scholastic comes a quick, easy way to help with memorization of history dates, words, math equations…whatever you should need!
This extensive site lists resources for elementary and middle school homework, plus online exhibits and field trips, and tips for succeeding in school!
Kidspace@The Internet Public Library
Check out Kidspace for help with general reference, math, science, geography, arts, and language. (There’s also a great selection of sites for fun stuff like games, hobbies, sports and crafts!)
Over 3000 videos with lessons on every subject for all school ages.
Multnomah County Library System – Homework Center
Find all kinds of topics and subjects to help you out with tons of links to homework help pages.
WordCentral – Merriam-Webster
Use this online dictionary to check word definitions, create your own dictionary, or stump your friends with the “daily buzzword”!
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Open eBooks a free downloadable app with a huge catalog of children/teen books
Baldwin Online Children’s Literature Project: Full text of out-of-print and classic books
International Children’s Digital Library: Full text books in many languages
Storynory: Free audio books for kids of all ages
Booklists for all ages
Books for Guys to Read from Guy’s Read
Choices Reading List from the International Reading Asso.
Award Winning Books from American Library Asso.
Booklists for kids and teens from the Massachusetts Library System
Booklists for all ages and subjects from Multnomah Public Library
Series and new books from Kids Reads
Math and Science Books from Mother Goose Asks Why
The Best Children’s Books from a family of teachers
Juvenile Series from the Mid-Continent Public Library
Graphic Novels for Kids from noflyingnotights
Great Girl Books from A Mighty Girl
Booklists Galore from What Do We Do All Day
The Story Kitchen: Get the start of a story (you pick the elements) and then you have to finish it!
Underground Railroad Resources – Links to sites which include maps, photos, interactive features, and teacher guides.
Toondoo – Create your own cartoon strips and books! All for free with lots of choices!