Neat Things to Explore While We're at Home

Many publishers, vendors, and other companies are providing free access to their resources while we learn at home.  
This page was last updated on May 4, 2020 and will be updated as more resources become available.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Ms. Fogarty at fogartym@shikbraves.org

Children's Book Week Activities







eBooks, 
Audio Books, and Databases



































Local Library Information





Magazines
Children's Book Week is celebrated May 4-10.
Click on the link below to access fun activities you can do at home
 
You can celebrate all month long by enjoying a book reading online from one of the links below or an ebook from one of the links in the eBooks, Audio Books, and Databases section:




    ABDO Publishers is providing free access to some of their digital ebook titles and their Zoom 
    database through June 2020.                    

    Audible has made a variety of children's stories available in six different languages for streaming on               desktops, laptops, phones, and tablets.

PebbleGo Database (K-2) (Click "Sign In" and enter Username: engaged   Password: learning)
PebbleGo Next Database (3-5) (Click "Log In" and enter Username: engaged   Password: learning)
Capstone Interactive eBooks (Click "Log In" and enter Username: continue   Password: reading)
    Capstone Publishers is providing free access to their PebbleGo and PebbleGo Next databases as well as         their ebook collection.

    TumbleBooks is providing free access to its online libraries through at least August 31, 2020.                        TumbleBooks features animated talking picture books, readalongs, ebooks, quizzes, and educational            games that can be enjoyed on any device.

    Junior Library Guild is providing free access to its ebook and audio book collection, available for use on         any device.

    Big Timber Media and its publishing partners are providing free access to a variety of ebooks 
    through June 30, 2020.

(Enter Username: info@knowbuddyresources.com   Password: KNOWBUDDY)
    Knowbuddy Resources and its publishing partners are providing free access to unlimited access to                 hundreds of ebooks through May 31, 2020.

Lerner Books Distance Learning Library (Enter Username: prek-5   Password: prek-5)
    Lerner Books is providing free access to more than 500 ebooks for PreK-5th grade students 
    through June 30, 2020.

    12 Story Library is providing free access to its entire ebook library through May 31, 2020.  Each title 
    includes live updates, social feeds, videos, and research support.

(Click "Log In" and enter Username: guest  Password: follett)
    Follett is providing free access to its two ebook platforms through June 30, 2020. 

(Type "Grace S. Beck" in the School/Library box and enter Login: BeckStudent    Password: Student) 
    MackinVIA is providing easy, convenient access to a variety of free ebooks, read-alongs, databases, and 
    links.    




     Public access to the library's WiFi is available from the parking lot.  The WiFi handler is Degenstein and no     password or library card is needed.    

       Public access to the library's WiFi is available outside of the building.  The password is readbooks. 




    Time for Kids is providing free access to its digital editions through the end of the school year.  It can be
    access right on your phone, computer, or tablet.