Home Learning Resources

Home Learning Resources

Tap into online tutoring services, flashcard sets, practice tests, daily lessons, research resources and more!

 

Library Tools for Kids

Kids InfoBits – Search for information aimed at kids from popular children’s magazines. Learn more about Kids InfoBits: Tutorial, and Overview

Homework HelpNow – Free tutoring services for kids, teens, and adults available from 1 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Britannica Fundamentals – Designed for kids from pre-K-2, this early learning site teaches kids about geography, reading, and math through interactive games.

Explora Kids – Search elementary school-appropriate magazines, encyclopedias, and dictionaries. Learn more: Explora Kids Video Tutorial

 

Library Tools for Teens

Homework HelpNow – Free tutoring services for kids, teens, and adults available from 1 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Middle School (Gale In Context) – For grade 6-8 students, use to search magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, and more.

LearningExpress Library – Take online practice tests, view tutorials, and find resources for school and career exams. Popular tests include: ACT, AP, GED, Nursing, Real Estate, TOEFL, and U.S. Citizenship.

Explora Teens – Search middle and high school-appropriate magazines, encyclopedia, dictionaries. Includes primary source documents, reference books, and multimedia. Learn more: Explora Teens Video Tutorial

 

Other Online Tools

America’s Test Kitchen Kids – Free recipes, activities, and experiments for kids.

Cosmic Kids Yoga – Free yoga resources for young children.

Go Noodle – Short videos to get kids moving.

Scholastic Learn at Home – A collection of free, daily projects and lessons to help kids reading, thinking, and growing. The site includes up to 20 days of instructions for students in grades PreK – 9+ organized by grade groups.

Lakeshore Learning – Free lessons, activities, worksheets, and craft ideas.

Miss Humblebee’s Academy – An interactive kindergarten-readiness program that introduces children ages three to six to key concepts in math, science, social studies, language and literacy, art, and music. It’s as challenging as it is fun!

Sesame Street – Free games, videos, and art from the Sesame Workshop. Activities and games from Sesame Street

Snake Discovery – Emily is one of our most popular visitors at the library! Check out all her critters on YouTube.

Learning Without Tears – Free access to their online programs supporting handwriting instruction, keyboarding, and early learning skills.

Reading Rockets – Collection of resources to keep kids learning at home while schools is closed.

Wonderopolis – Free online learning resource to help learning continue at home in fun and engaging ways.

 

For more, see our full list of research databases for online learning resources for all ages.