The sites below offer FREE digital stories.  Some of them have video and audio.
International Children’s Digital Library
Fraser Valley Regional Library
(BookFLIX, Tumblebooks)
You need your library card number and PIN
Bookaboo (Information for Parents)
(CBC Kids TV show for young readers, stories read aloud by Canadian celebrities.) Bookaboo YouTube Playlist (25+ episodes):

Storyline Online – Where Reading Is Fun!

(Video and Audio, read by American actresses and actors) Storyline Online YouTube Playlist: (30+stories)



“Epic!’s ebook library includes many of the  best kids books  and popular books such as  Fancy Nancy,  Big Nate,  Warriors,  Ramona,  Star Wars,  Disney Frozen,  and National Geographic Kids.” (Includes Audiobooks, Read-to-Me, Free for Educators, One  month free for families)

The African Storybook Project

Learning for the 21st Century


KQED Public Media for Northern CA


teaching ideas for reading and writing with links to children's literature


Learning for the 21st Century

Canadian Geographic

Learning for the 21st Century

Col. Chris Hadfield

Learning for the 21st Century

There's a Book for That

Where book love and the joy of a classroom community are shared

Watch. Connect. Read.

Learning for the 21st Century