Youth Resources

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Educational activities for ages 7+. An award-winning online curriculum for young children from Age of Learning, Inc.
BookFlix is an exciting online literacy resource that pairs interactive, fictional video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks. BookFlix engages young students, reinforces reading skills, and introduces early readers to a world of knowledge and exploration.
Discover and Go!
Discover & Go is a program the library that offers free and low-cost passes for museums, science centers, zoos, theaters, and other cultural destinations. You must meet your library's minimum age requirement and live within your library's service area to use the Discover & Go Service.
National Geographic Kids
Engage young learners with full-text magazines and books, videos, and images. WIth just a few clicks students can explore science, animals, technology, cultures, and history. Full-text National Geographic Kids magazines from 2009 to current are available, along with full-text eBooks from the National Geographic Kids Book Collection and Ladders Readers.
Even when schools are closed, you can keep the learning going with these special cross-curricular journeys. Every day includes four separate learning experiences, each built around a thrilling, meaningful story or video. Kids can do them on their own, with their families, or with their teachers. Just find your grade level and let the learning begin!
TeachingBooks is for anyone who reads, teaches, or enjoys books for children and teens. This resource identifies exceptional books that reflect diverse cultural experiences, interests, and ability levels and obtain resources paired with your book titles that further reading enjoyment, contextual knowledge, and educational relevance.
Storyline Online
Stream videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations. Readers include Viola Davis, Chris Pine, Lily Tomlin, Kevin Costner, Annette Bening, James Earl Jones, Betty White and dozens more! Each video includes an activity guide with lessons for K-5 students.