COVID-19 and the Pulaski County Library District
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Library’s Online Story Times and More (Shared During Closure)
Listen to this Music and Movement Playlist by Mr. B.J.
Read “We Don’t Eat Our Classmates” with Emily
Read “The Small Seed” with PCLD Board Member Rebecca and her daughter, Addy
Read “This Book Just Ate My Dog!” with Emily and special guest Izzy
Read “Chicka Chicka Boom Boom” with Mrs. Rebecca
Read “Blues Big Pajama Party” with Mrs. Rebecca
Learn how to checkout E-Books and E-Audiobooks with the Libby App
Expanded Library E-Resources (Limited time)
TumbleMath– K-6 math ebook database – Username: motumbles, Password: trial
TeenBookCloud – Grades 7-12 ebook database – Username: motumbles, Password: trial
AudioBookCloud – All ages audio book database – Username: motumbles, Password: trial
RomanceBookCloud – A huge collection of steamy Romance novels for the older crowd! – Username: motumbles, Password: trial
KnowBuddyBooks – Free access to ebooks for kids – Username: firstname.lastname@example.org, Password: KNOWBUDDY
Junior Library Guild – New, original stories written and read aloud each week, ebooks, live virtual visits with authors, and much more.
Other Fun and Free Activities from around the web!
Children’s Books, Authors, and Story Time Activities:
Read Alouds by Diane Alber
A Big List of author story times
Mo Willems Lunch Doodles (we love these!)
Pete the Cat – Printables, songs, videos, and much more!
Astronauts reading books – Storytime From Space
Celebrities reading books – Storyline Online
E-Books and E-Audiobooks:
Read free with Scribd
National Emergency Library from Archive.org
Audible Stories, available while schools are shut down.
Google Doc – Sites for Families to Use While Schools Are Closed
NASA Media Library
NASA STEM Engagement
Scholastic – Learn at Home
Arts, Museums, and Libraries:
Chicago Arts Institute’s Collection Online
Library of Congress – Smart Fun for Kids
The Kennedy Center: Arts Edge
Disney/Kahn Academy “Imagineering In A Box”
Ranger Rick Free Digital Subscriptions
Amazon streaming shows for free
Virtual Farm Tours – Article includes links to 3 different farms!
Zoo and Aquarium Webcams:
Kansas City Zoo Webcams
Georgia Aquarium Webcams
St. Louis Zoo videos
Monterey Bay Aquarium Webcams