Scholastic BookFlix is an online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related non-fiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. The engaging way to link fact and fiction, BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.
True Flix is an online resource that encourages non-fiction reading and research. Using the The True Book Series by Scholastic, viewers can read a book, watch a video, and get links for further information on specific topics within 21 categories. Related lesson plans and quizzes are also available.
Tumblebooks has made their database available during the COVID-19 emergency. You’ll find an enormous selection of animated picture books, read-alongs, ebooks, games, lesson plans, and quizzes at the click of your mouse.
Juvenile Series and Sequels
The Juvenile Series and Sequels site is a database developed by Mid-Continent Public Library. This database contains over 36,000 books in 4,900 series titles that are classified into three audiences:
Juvenile Easy- for birth through 2nd grade readers
Juvenile - for 2nd through 6th grade readers
Young Adult - for 6th through 12th grade readers
This is a great resource for finding all of the books in a series, series order, and additional books by a series author.
Websites for Kids
The Youth Services staff at the Chester County Library has developed a list of Websites for Kids. Whether you are looking for school project ideas, games, or even a family outing destination, these websites can help you find the information you need.
Databases for Kids
POWER Library has a wide range of information for the whole family, including databases just for kids. Visit Power Kids Library to find information on historical and current events, animals, health and safety information, and more.