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Children's Room Reference

  • Brainfuse HelpNow
    Serving students with online tutoring for 14 years. Free online help for homework assignments is as close as your computer with HelpNow from Brainfuse.
  • PBS Learning Media
    An interactive teaching tool with an educator and student interface. Parents can use the educator side to create lesson plans and look for grade level standards aligned learning options. Lesson plans for grades PK-12 are available in a multiple of subjects, including social studies, literature, science and math.
  • BookFlix
    A literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. Books are also available in Spanish.
  • Book Club for Kids
    A free, 20-minute podcast devoted to upper elementary, middle school and high school readers. Each show features a trio of students discussing a favorite book, an interview with the author, and a celebrity reading. All episodes are available free on the website.
  • Tumble Book Library
    Over 1000 titles for grades K-6, and includes our unique animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books, playlists, as well as books in Spanish and French. Plus, the collection features Graphic Novels – a student favorite!​
  • Tumble Math
    TumbleMath is your one stop destination for engaging and entertaining math stories. The books are all accompanied by supplementary materials such as lesson plans, educational games, plus quizzes in order to test and track progress.
  • Science Fair - Special Resources
    Below are some cool and informative links to Web sites about science fairs. These sites are listed from the Librarians' Index to the Internet.

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