Bookaboo (Information for Parents)
Bookflix and other Scholastic Digital Resources: free until June 2020 (American)
- Bookflix (K-3) is a curated database that pairs fiction and non-fiction books, and a great tool for reading aloud with your child. The resource reinforces reading skills while introducing children to a world of knowledge and exploration.
- Literacy Place Shared E-Reading (K-3) is a compilation of digital books with reading prompts and audio for children to follow along with. Teaching plans also included.
- TrueFlix (Gr.3-5) helps children strengthen literacy skills, build science and social studies knowledge, and cultivate 21st-century skills. Watch, read, and learn cool facts about people, science, and history.
- ScienceFlix (Gr.4-9) offers teachers and parents hands-on projects, activities, videos, and more to help kids learn about science.
“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)
(Video and Audio, read by American actors)
Storyline Online YouTube Playlist: (30+stories)
The Big Little Book Corner – by World Book Day
“Bring stories to life… with these brilliant video books and activities, for hours of booky fun.”
Tumblebook Library: (K-6 children’s ebooks)
- username: tumble735
- password: books
“This engaging and colourfully illustrated collection of digital picture books for students will have many uses in the classroom and at home. Students can practice reading and listening skills, ELL students will develop their vocabulary, and parents will be able to encourage their children to practice reading. Many of the titles have been translated into French, and over 30 languages are featured as voice narrations.” (Focused Education Review)