Educational Resources

These online resources are currently available to the public to enhance your learning experiences. Your library staff will continue to add to this list.

Reading & Fun

Wonderbook
Weekends
Hear stories on Saturdays and Sundays from Playaway employees at 12 p.m. on InstagramAll ages
Storyline OnlineCelebrities read children’s books to inspire
a love of reading
All ages
Scholastic Learn From HomeDay-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growingPreK-9th

STEAM

Code.orgCode.org provides the leading curriculum for K-12 computer scienceGrades K+Tech
Hour of CodeFrom Frozen to Star Wars try a one-hour tutorial designed for all ages in over 45 languages Grades K+Tech
Kahn Academy Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroomGrades K+Tech
Cool math Online math lessons from pre-algebra to pre-calculusGrades
8-12
Math
Cool math for kidsLearn addition, subtraction and more with different math gamesGrades K-7Math
Asia CitroPrintable worksheets that introduce different math and science concepts
Pixar in a BoxPixar in a Box is a behind-the-scenes look at how Pixar artists do their jobs. You will be able to animate bouncing balls, build a swarm of robots, and make virtual fireworks explode Grades
6+
Tech
StarNETVetted STEM activities that include instructionsAges 3+STEM
PBS Sci-GirlsVideos, projects and games based on scienceGrades K+Science
Perot MuseumExplore nature and science at home and in your backyard – all while using the most common household objects and supplies. Grades K+Science

Virtual Museums & More

San Diego ZooLearn about different animals and see live feeds from animalsGrades
K+
Animals
Google Arts & CultureExplore museums around the world and take a ‘virtual’ trip to different cities. Take trips to the British Museum, Hawaii Volcanos National Park, Yosemite National Park, the Guggenheim and more!Grades 4+Art
Access MarsExplore the surface of Mars with the Curiosity RoverGrades
5+
Space
Monterey Bay Aquarium Watch live feeds from the aquarium, including Sea Otters, Jelly Fish, Sharks and more!Grades
K+
Animals
Houston ZooWatch live feeds from giraffes to chimpanzeesGrades K+Animals
Yellowstone National ParkExplore Yellowstone virtually from Mammoth Hot Springs to Yellowstone’s Grand CanyonGrades K+Nature
Panda Cam Visit the Atlanta Zoo Virtually and see pandasGrades K+Animals
Farm Food 360Visit the farm and learn about dairy operations, a grain farm and a sheep farmGrades K+Animals and Nature
Rosa Parks: In Her Own WordsView images from Rosa Park’s life through this exhibit hosted by the Library of CongressGrades 4+History
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