Websites

Educational Websites

  • Read Aloud Websites

    Storyline Online    Storylineonline.net

    • Storyline online offers free access to children’s books being read aloud.

    Indianapolis Public Library read alouds

    https://www.indypl.org/blog/for-parents/free-video-read-alouds

    • Children’s read aloud stories

    Ryan and Craig      Ryanandcraig.com/read-alouds

    • Children’s read aloud stories

    Epic books       Getepic.com

    • Free home access for the rest of the year

    Overdrive

    Overdrive.com

    • If you have a library card to your public library you can use overdrive.com or download the libby app (if you are using a device) to borrow many digital books.
    • Search for your public library and use your library card number and pin to sign in.
    • Students in A-L Middle & High School have access to Overdrive items in M-HS OPAC

    National Geographic Young Explorer    https://ngexplorer.cengage.com/ngyoungexplorer/index.html

     

    Books in ALES Library may be found here (OPAC):

    https://es-allegany.wnysls.org/bin/home

    Students in grades 2 through 5 have all been taught how to use this, but this is the direct link.

    To use research tools on the OPAC, click on the Digital Resources tab, then click on

    Database search.  The login should pop up automatically: alleganyes , password:  black .

    Once you have entered this the first time, you are logged in for the entire search and can shift from one database to another.  There are many digital encyclopedias, like World Book and Britannica and many other resources as well.

     

    International Children’s Digital Library           http://en.childrenslibrary.org

    • Offers books in English and many other languages for children to read

     

    Scholastic Learning at Home https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html

    • This has videos, read aloud books and lessons for English, Math, Science & Social Studies for students in PK-K, 1-2, 3-5 and 6+.

     

    San Diego Zoo Kids page          https://kids.sandiegozoo.org/

     

    ABCya                    abcya.com

     

    National Geographic Kids page          kids.nationageographic.com

     

    PBSKids page       pbskids.org

     

    Seussville              Seussville.com

     

    starfall.com      Includes music, math, language arts and seasonal activities for PK – 3

     

    tynker.com/hour-of-code    coding puzzles for students in grades K to 6+

     

    Zoom Dinosaurs at Enchanted Learning.com     https://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/dinosaurs/

     

    Weather Whiz Kids          http://www.weatherwizkids.com/

     

    NASA.gov/kidsclub/index         

     

    Interland: Internet Safety Games    https://beinternetawesome.withgoogle.com/en_us/interland/

     

    LivBits Let’s Keep Reading at Home!       https://docs.google.com/document/d/1MrM7Ypu3uoEEwbyLQ6sxkx8d-sePrP2J64WQrb6dNfI/preview

    • Liv from LivBits has created a list of interactive read-alouds with the author’s name, date and time of the event

     

    100 Activities to Do at Home during School Closures          https://entertainkidsonadime.com/2020/03/13/100-activities-to-do-at-home-during-school-closures/

    This website lists MANY different and inexpensive activities that you can do at home.