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Contact Ms. Anderson for passwords to access databases from home.



Research and Writing Help

Search Engines, eBooks, Dictionaries and More for Kids: 

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Digital & Audio Books:

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Online Dictionary:             Online Movies, Books & Music:                Safe YouTube:              

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For Curious and Creative Kids


     Video Creation Tool       Create Cool Word Collages    Explore Our Amazing World                 NASA Kids



 Amazing Videos for Everyone               Animals and More                Current Events for Kids                Educational App 

Coding for Kids


Free App for Young Coders       Block Coding Grades 3 - 5    Block Coding Grades 3 - 5      Free App Young Coders

Author & Illustrator Fun Stuff

      The First Cat in Space        Brain Yogaaa with Jason Reynolds     Poetry with Kwame Alexander          Art, Stories and Fun!

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      Draw with Dav!             What's Mo Willems Up To?



Why not try a podcast?

There are so many wonderful options from science, to music, to stories!

It's a great way to wind down at the end of the day or spend some time together.

Kids Listen is a great resource to explore a variety of Podcasts.

Need some suggestions? Try one of these:


What I'm reading:

"Words and Pictures" Complete Season


Library Borrowing Days

Technology & Entertainment Resources for Families


Reviews on Books, Apps, Video Games 


App to Borrow eBooks & Audio Books


          Apps Parents Should Know 


      Navigating Digital Information 

Reading and Podcast Resources for Families



         Podcasts for Kids


Diversity in Children's Books



"Raise Kids Who Love to Read"



         Notable Books 2020


Great Book Recommendations 


Welcome to Story Hour: 100 Favorite Books for Young Readers

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Courtney Anderson
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Pittsburgh, PA 15206