Virtual Children’s Room

There are so many incredible resources available to children while we are closed! Please take a look at the links and feel free to email me with questions at kdodge@patten.lib.me.us

ACTIVITIES:

27 Indoor Activities for Kids Stuck at Home

Free: Online Mindfulness Class for Kids

How to Make a Cardboard Geodome

Saved You a Spot: 20 Screen-Free Things to Do

Tongue Twisters

AUTHOR AND ILLUSTRATORS:

Jarrett J. Krosoczka—author & illustrator

Draw Everyday with JJK

Kate Messner: Read, Wonder, and Learn! Favorite Author and Illustrators Share Resources for Learning Anywhere – Spring 2020

The LivBits: Let’s Keep Reading

BROADWAY MUSICALS: 15 Broadway Plays and Musicals You Can Watch On Stage from Home

EDUCATION COMPANIES OFFERING FREE SUBSCRIPTIONS DUE TO SCHOOL CLOSINGS

GOOGLE DOCS VIRTUAL FIELD TRIPS

INFORMATION:

Digital Maine Library

PBS: Just For Kids: An Online Comic Exploring the New Coronavirus

Time to Come In, Bear: A Children’s Story About Social Distancing

LEARNING:

ABC YA: Practice Math, Reading and Other Fun Learning Games:

Art at Home

Into the Book: Reading Comprehension for Elementary School Students

Into the Map: Explore Geography and Analyze Maps

KidztoPros: Online Enrichment Program

National Geographic for Kids

Outschool: Live Online Classes for Kids 3 – 18

Rosetta Stone: Learn a Foreign Language

Scholastic Learn at Home

Star Fall: Learning through Exploration, Reading, Language Arts and Math

STORIES READ ONLINE: 

Authors Everywhere!

Brightly Storytime

Harper Kids

Kidlit TV

Mrs. P’s Storytime

Operation ASL Storytime: Where the Wild Things Are

Story Time from Space

Storyline Online

TumbleBookLibrary – K-6 children’s ebook database

AudioBookCloud all ages audiobook database

Unite for Literacy

SUPER STARS FROM MAINE: 

Chewonki @home: Nature-based Educational Materials for You

Chris Van Dusen

High Touch High Tech of Maine: Science Demonstrations and Experiments

Maine State Student Book Award

Jud Caswell: Where the Wild Things Are: with music

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