Resources for Kids

Resources for Kids

Day by Day

A family activity calendar with suggestions every day for stories, songs, activities, and games. 

Day by Day Calendar

Early World of Learning

World Book Online’s early childhood digital resource, is a child’s first encyclopedia, eBook, and introduction to core early concepts.  With read-aloud across all functions, the 60 stories in “World of Reading” and “Trek’s Travels” tie learning together through videos, games, and printable activities.  Twelve stories are available in both Spanish and English, and the worksheets also offer written instructions in Spanish. Classic songs, nursery rhymes, and fairy tales complete the program, and are often included in the lesson plan for each story. 

World Books


Explora Public Libraries

Explora supports both student research and classroom instruction. Explora search across the following resources, including Newspaper Source, with variance for age appropriateness

Explora Primary School

Explora Middle School

Explora High School

Gale In Context: Elementary

Kids InfoBits meets the research needs of students in Kindergarten through Grade 5. It features a developmentally appropriate, visually graphic interface, a subject-based topic tree search and full-text, age-appropriate, curriculum-related magazine, newspaper and reference content for information on current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more. 

Gale in Context: Elementary

Homework HelpNow

Available seven days a week, 2 pm to 11 pm, beginning 9/1/21. Connect LIVE with a certified teacher for assistance with homework (k-college), research and writing. A library card is needed for this service.


Just for Kids

  • Enjoy tv shows like Arthur, Sesame Street, ARLS craft videos, and so much more.
  • Read Along storybooks
  • Explore topics like reading, writing, math, arts and science!

Just for Kids

Username: arls
Password: digital 


Read it!

Research while practicing reading skills with Read It!™  Helps students with a basic foundation in English grammar and reading who need adapted reading material for many subjects. Read It!™ is also a great tool for English Language Learners. 

Read It