Library provides helpful websites to keep school-age children engaged in learning
PASO ROBLES, CA – Over the next few days, the Paso Robles City Library will share suggested websites to help parents and students stay engaged in learning. Below are recommended sites for school-age children.
Abdo Digital Bookshelf
Read-to-Me eBooks; eBooks; Databases; Interactive eBooks for elementary grades
Abdo Zoom Research Database
Database for beginning readers
Scholastic Learn at Home
Day-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing
Mo Willems invites learners once a day for the next few weeks to draw, doodle and explore new ways of writing.
Oxford University Press’ learning activities by ages
ABCya! Educational Games by Grade Level
Learning games and videos by grade level
Children’s Museum Houston
Hundreds of science, match, reading and fine arts activities and videos for students K-5
Daily schedules for students ages 2-18 to keep them learning
Chock full of Seussian fun
A starter set of science lessons
Scratch – Learn to Code
Program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community—to encourage creativity, systematic reasoning, and collaboration
DK Find Out!
Quizzes, videos and animations to engage and fascinate. Also articles for parents explaining the curriculum being taught
National Geographic Kids Science Lab
Science experiments, videos, articles and more
San Diego Zoo Kids Activities
Zoo-themed games and activities
NASA STEM Engagement
Fun activities to do at home by grade level, types and subjects
A site where natural curiosity and imagination lead to exploration and discovery in learners of all ages.
Learn to Type: Lessons for all ages
Keyboarding, Digital Literacy, & Coding
In addition, Paso Robles Library card holders are encouraged to make use of the library’s extensive digital resources. Visit https://www.prcity.com/248/eLibrary for access to such free downloadable materials as books, movies, magazines, learning tools, and databases. For those without a current library account wishing to access digital resources, eCards are available (for ages 13 and up) through the Black Gold Cooperative Library System. Visit https://www.blackgold.org for eCard information and registration.
Library staff is on hand to answer account inquiries Monday-Saturday, 10 am-5 pm. Call 805-237-3870.
Media Contact: Melissa Bailey
Title: Youth Services Librarian