BookFlix, by Scholastic
BookFlix is our new online children's literacy resource from Scholastic that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks to encourage and build a love of reading and learning. Linking fiction with fact, BookFlix pairs are organized around nine learning categories along with some that are just for fun!
BookFlix will help develop and reinforce early reading skills while introducing children to a world of knowledge and exploration.
Recommended for pre-K - Grade 3.
To access BookFlix from outside the Library, click
TumbleBooks, our collection of animated, talking children's books! You may
read them yourself, or have the computer read them to you. See a librarian for
details. Also available in
For Younger Children:
- Kneebouncers--something fun for the itty bitty ones!
- Bananaboo--offers a variety of online and offline activites like puzzles, stories, jokes, coloring and crafts.
- Crayola--color online, play games, and more!
- Between the Lions--check this
out if you like the PBS show! There are stories and games here that you'll
- PBS Kids--Music, games and coloring activities based on your favorite PBS kids show characters.
- Nick Jr. Online Games--Nickelodeon's collection of free online games for younger children.
For Kids Aged 8 and Up:
Check out On Lion--the great
spot the New York Public Library has put together for kids! The area called "Art
and Games" has lots of great after school activities listed.