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Updated 3/27/2020

 

Newly Recommended Websites

 

For Kids:

 

Adventures in Family Hood 20 Recommended Virtual Field Trips

https://adventuresinfamilyhood.com/

 

Audible

https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

 

Cool Math4Kids

https://www.coolmath4kids.com/

 

Junior Library Guild Digital at Home (Ebooks)

https://jlg.ipublishcentral.com

Username: JLGELM

Password: JLGFREE

 

Ken Nesbitt's Poetry4Kids.com

https://www.poetry4kids.com

 

Kids Activities Blog

 https://kidsactivitiesblog.com/category/elementary-activities/

 

 Scholastic Learn at Home

https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html

 

Spangler Science Experiment Library

https://www.stevespanglerscience.com/lab/experiment-library/

 

Story Time with Ryan & Craig

https://www.ryanandcraig.com/read-alouds

 

 

 

Time for Kids

https://time.com/tfk-free/

 

 

 

 

 For Parents & Teachers:

 

Child Mind Institute on talking to your kids about the coronavirus

 

https://childmind.org/article/talking-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus/

 

National Association of School Psychologists on speaking with your kids about the coronavirus

https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/talking-to-children-about-covid-19-(coronavirus)-a-parent-resource

 

 

 

Research Websites for Everyone

 

 

ALA Great Web Sites for Kids

http://gws.ala.org/

 

Astronomy for Kids

http://www.frontiernet.net/~kidpower/astronomy.html

 

Atlantic County Library

http://atlanticlibrary.org/

Atlantic County Library Databases.pdf 

 

Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government for Kids

http://bensguide.gpo.gov/

 

Caldecott Medal Home Page

http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/alsc/awardsgrants/bookmedia/caldecottmedal/aboutcaldecott/aboutcaldecott.cfm

 

DinoDictionary

Hear and view information on dinosaurs

http://www.dinodictionary.com/index.asp

 

Discovery Education

www.discoveryeducation.com

 

Facts4Me 

www.facts4me.com

Username:  read (case sensitive)

Password:  read (case sensitive)

Expires 4/4/20

 

The First Thanksgiving

http://www.scholastic.com/scholastic_thanksgiving/webcast.htm

 

Kids’ Planet

 

Endangered Animals

http://www.kidsplanet.org/

 

Magic School Bus

Games, Tours, Science, Themes, Books, Author Information

http://www.scholastic.com/magicschoolbus

 

Mensa Book Review Page

https://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/lesson-plans/book-review-guide/

 

NASA for Kids

http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forkids/home/index.html

  

PebbleGo

(Ask Librarian for log-on information.)

www.Pebblego.com

 

Seussville

https://www.seussville.com/

 

Story Online

(Hint:  Use Schooltube as the player.)

http://www.storylineonline.net/

 

U.S. Census

http://www.census.gov/schools/

 

World Atlas

http://www.worldatlas.com/aatlas/world.htm

 

 

Author & Illustrator Web Sites For Everyone

 

Marcie Aboff

http://marcieaboff.com/

 

Danny and Kim Adlerman

http://www.dannyandkim.com

 

Linda Bozzo

http://www.lindabozzo.com

 

Jan Brett

http://www.janbrett.com/

 

Nick Bruel

http://www.nickbruel.com

 

Marc Brown

http://marcbrownstudios.com/

 

 Eric Carle

http://www.eric-carle.com/

 

Daryl Cobb

http://authorvisitsbydarylcobb.com/index.html

 

James & Kimberly Dean (Pete the Cat)

http://www.petethecatbooks.com/meet-the-author-illustrator/

 

Tomie dePaola

http://www.tomie.com/

 

 Kate Feiffer

http://www.katefeiffer.com/

 

Andi Green (Worry Woos)

https://www.worrywoos.com/

 

John Steven Gurney

http://www.johnstevengurney.com/

 

Dan Gutman

www.Dangutman.com

  

Lee Harper 

http://www.leeharperart.com/leeharperart/Welcome.html

 

Kevin Henkes

http://www.kevinhenkes.com

 

Dar (Hosta) James

https://www.darsworld.com/

 

Steven Kellogg

http://www.stevenkellogg.com/index.html

 

Jeff Kinney

http://www.petethecatbooks.com/meet-the-author-illustrator/

 

E.B. Lewis

http://eblewis.com/

 

Eric Litwin

http://www.ericlitwin.com/

 

Robert Munsch

http://www.robertmunsch.com/

 

Linda Oatman High

http://www.lindaoatmanhigh.com/index.html

 

Jerry Pallotta (Who Would Win Series)

https://jerrypallotta.com/

 

Dav Pilkey

http://www.pilkey.com/index.php

 

Barry Louis Polisar

http://www.barrylou.com

 

J.K. Rowling

https://www.jkrowling.com/

 

 

Paul Tobin

http://www.paultobin.net/

 

Lisa Funari Willever

http://www.franklinmasonpress.com/

 

Kay Winters

http://www.kaywinters.com/

 

Audrey Wood

http://www.audreywood.com/mac_site/clubhouse/clubhouse_page/clubhouse.htm

 

Websites for Parents

 

Child Mind Institute on talking to your kids about the coronavirus

https://childmind.org/article/talking-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus/

 

Kids Activities Blog

https://kidsactivitiesblog.com/category/stuck-at-home

 

National Association of School Psychologists on speaking with your kids about the coronavirus

https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/talking-to-children-about-covid-19-(coronavirus)-a-parent-resource

 

National Education Association Parent Articles & Resources

http://www.nea.org/home/ParentArticlesResources.html

 

Scholastic Parent Site

http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/parentsHome.jsp

 

U.S. Department of Education Reading Resources

http://www2.ed.gov/parents/read/resources/edpicks.jhtml

 

Web Sites for Teachers

 

 

Classhook

 https://www.classhook.com/

  

Discovery Education

http://www.discoveryeducation.com

 

The First Thanksgiving

 http://www.scholastic.com/scholastic_thanksgiving/webcast.htm

 

The Idea Box

http://www.theideabox.com

 

Internet 4 Classrooms

http://www.internet4classrooms.com/common_core/index.htm

 

 

Kids Activities Blog

 

https://kidsactivitiesblog.com/category/stuck-at-home

 

 

Learn360

Teachers, Use your AVA Log in information.

http://www.learn360.com/userlogin.aspx?status=session

 

PBS Learning Media

 http://nj.pbslearningmedia.org/

 

PebbleGo

(Ask Librarian for log-on information.)

www.Pebblego.com

  

Scholastic Teacher Site

http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/home.jsp

 

Siemens Science

http://siemensscienceday.com/