Children's Resources

FOR KIDS

Research resource for kids in grades K-5. Covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports, and more!

Use your library card to access a multitude of books in World Languages! Each book is provided with an English translation to help develop multilingual reading and listening skills.

Explore games, videos, and quizzes about science and animals!

Play games and videos with your favorite PBS characters from Wild Kratts, Daniel Tiger, Arthur, Hero Elementary, Sesame Street, Clifford, and more!

Interactive and engaging video game adventure that helps build 1st-8th grade math skills. Free to play game, but requires guests to create an account.

Articles for kids from kindergarten to 6th grade.

FOR PARENTS

A non-profit organization based in Rochester, NY that focuses on social and emotional development for children. Their Please Play campaign demonstrates the importance of Child-Directed Play (CDP) which emphasizes the child leading during play sessions. Their website offers videos and instructions on CDP and their organization.

Strategies for parents, caregivers, childcare providers, and teachers to help children become strong, confident readers. Gain early literacy tips, learn how to encourage struggling readers, and find new great reads for young ones!

*Literacy tips available in multiple languages