Children’s Corner

Kids’ Resources

TumbleBooks

It’s an interactive reading program that has over 500 books to choose from.

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National Geographic Kids

National Geographic Kids includes all magazines from 2009 to the present, as well as books, videos, and images. High-quality information for primary, upper elementary, and middle school students.

Ben’s Guide to the US Government for Kids

A resource to help inform students, parents, and educators about the Federal Government through publications and information distributed by the Gov’t. Publishing Office (GPO).

Maine Secretary of State Kids’ Page

Information for K-12 on the State of Maine as well as links to other student programs from the Secretary of State’s Office.

NoveList K-8 Plus

Created especially for children and the adults who work with them. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.

Pronunciator

Self-paced language learning for 80 languages and ESL for 50 non-English languages. Audio lessons, interactive textbooks, intelligent flashcards, pronunciation analysis, phrasebooks, and quizzes. Video tutorial from Niche Academy.

More Cool Stuff

Krayon Kiosk and mobile devices

Come check out our NEW!!! Krayon Kiosk. It has two iPad airs with games and educational apps for children ages 3 to 8. For older children, we have another iPad and an iPad mini loaded with age appropriate games and apps for 9 to 12 year olds.

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Listening Center

We have a listening center for children to sit and listen to books on CD or music CD’s.

Library Passes

We now have a library membership to the Southworth Planetarium at the USM Campus in Portland. Call the library for more information.

Homework Help

Does homework stump you or leave you feeling helpless? Here are a few web sites that can help take off some of the stress of homework.

Games

Recycling game from ecomaine https://ecomaineme.recycle.game/