Just for Kids

Looking for a Good Book?  |  Explore & Learn  | Display Your Stuff  |  Games

Looking for a good book?

  • Children's Picks
  • Would you like to tell us about a book you read?
  • NoveList K-8 Plus - Fiction & nonfiction booklists, what to read next, grades K-8.
  • TumbleBooks - Animated, read-along and audio books (picture, early reader and advance reader) in English, Spanish and French. It also includes National Geographic videos, puzzles and games in all three languages.
  • International Children's Digital Library - Free online children's books from around the world.
  • Red Clover Reader - Allows you to read online with friends and family across the globe. See your reading partner face to face, turn the pages of the same book, circle words, point to a picture or share a doodle no matter how far apart you are. Choose from a unique selection of fun stories focusing on diversity, social-emotional learning and inclusion.

Explore & Learn

  • Early World of Learning - Early World of Learning is geared for emergent and beginning readers with Read-Aloud Books in English and in Spanish, Print and Do Activities, a wide variety of videos and easily navigable games that reinforce reading comprehension. Early World of Learning is iPad Optimized for a fun on the go app.   
  • World Book Kids - Kids features easy-to-read articles, thousands of images and videos as well as a wealth of engaging games, science projects, and activities
  • EBSCO Primary Search - Full-text magazine articles, grades K-8.
  • Fact Monster from Information Please Almanac.  - An almanac, dictionary, atlas, and encyclopedia online for the answers to tons of questions.

Display Your Stuff!

  • Do you collect rocks?  Legos?  Dolls?  Stickers?
  • Would you like to show your collection to other kids? 
  • We have six display cases in the children's department just the right size for your collection.
  • To sign-up, email us at childrens@urbanafree.org or call 217-367-4069.

Games