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Children

Events for Children
Wed, Jul 08, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Virtual

Thu, Jul 09, 11:00am - 11:15am
Virtual program

Thu, Jul 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual

Sat, Jul 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual

Mon, Jul 13, All day
All Locations: Select Your Pickup Branch

Thu, Jul 16, 11:00am - 11:30am
VIRTUAL PROGRAM

Thu, Jul 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual

Sat, Jul 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Live on Zoom

Tue, Jul 21, 11:00am - 11:15am
Virtual action rhyme

Thu, Jul 23, 11:00am - 11:10am

Thu, Jul 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual

Thu, Jul 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual

@ Santori Library
Wed, Jul 08, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
La maestra Lupita te enseñará como hacer un divertido dibujo con tan sólo hojas de papel, lápices de colores y crayolas. Para niños de 5 a 10 años. Por Facebook Live.

Thu, Jul 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
¡Acompáñanos a este cuento virtual en español para toda la familia!

Sat, Jul 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
This fully interactive Princess Storytime is full of singing, engaging storytelling, and games!

Mon, Jul 13, All day
Register to reserve a free children's craft kit and pick up the kit at your preferred branch location through curbside appointment. Must register by 7/8, limit 3 kits per family. Pickups begin 7/13.

Thu, Jul 16, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us for a live virtual step by step tutorial on how to complete this month's children's craft kit. After you register you will receive a link to the Zoom meeting.

Thu, Jul 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
¡Acompáñanos a este cuento virtual en español para toda la familia!

Sat, Jul 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join Ms. Sophie live on Zoom for an all ages social justice storytime that spreads kindness, acceptance and inclusivity. Registration required.

Thu, Jul 23, 11:00am - 11:10am
Watch some heavy machines working in the street.

Thu, Jul 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
¡Acompáñanos a este cuento virtual en español para toda la familia!

@ Eola Road Branch
Thu, Jul 09, 11:00am - 11:15am
Sing along with Miss Mindy to the song “Five in a Bed”!

Tue, Jul 21, 11:00am - 11:15am
Join Miss Mindy for “This is Big!”, a virtual action rhyme.

@ West Branch
No events at this branch

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Early Literacy

Children's Resources
Brainfuse HelpNow
Offers a comprehensive suite of eLearning tools, including live tutoring, expert writing assistance, collaborative learning, targeted skills building, test prep, and self-study options. Live tutors available after school hours, from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m
Novelist K - 8th Grade
Contains information on fiction books for all K-8 grade levels and includes picture books, children's "chapter" books and young adult titles.
Wonderopolis
The Wonder of the Day asks a question and then explores that question in a variety of ways, leading to exploration and discovery for the user.
Fact Monster Homework Help
Fact Monster provides reference materials, fun facts and features, and homework help for kids.
Making Science Make Sense
MSMS’s library offers a diverse collection of materials to support and nurture an interest in science.
Khan Academy
Free tutorials and videos to help increase understand of math and science.
Free Rice
Quizzes provided in a variety of subjects, including vocabulary, language learning, and geography.
Read, Write, Think
Access to language arts materials for educators, parents, and afterschool professionals is provided as well as student interactive materials.
PBS Learning Media
interactive lesson plans for students from pre-K through high school
Penguin Classroom
teaching guides and activity kits for Penguin books
Scholastic Learn at Home
activities, ebooks, and videos separated by grade level
Teach Your Monster To Read
learn to read computer game funded by Usborne Foundation
Pebble Go & Capstone Interactive
free access to Pebble Go & Capstone Interactive Databases
Authors Everywhere Youtube Channel
recent channel launched by youth authors, provides booktalks, art projects and other writing activities
KidLitTv
read alouds, videos, crafts, activities, and book trailers
TumbleBooks
A collection of animated talking picture books, read-alongs, ebooks, quizzes, lesson plans, and educational games.
ABDO
ABDO
Free bookshelf now! Online digital library through June
Zoom Online Databases Pre-k-2:

Grades pre-k -6 online digital library:

Grades 5 -12 online digital library:

Mystery Doug
A starter list of K-5 science lessons that are easy to do at home is now free;
And more!
Here is a list of education companies offering free subscriptions due to coronavirus.

Check out the Museum Adventure Pass program! Bring an Aurora Public Library card to any library location where staff can check pass availability to a variety of Chicagoland suburban museums (Chicago’s large museums are not part of this program). The library is provided a limited amount of passes to each museum, so only one checkout per family is allowed at a time on a library card in good standing. Passes are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Helpful Links
Book Lists @ Santori Library
Book Lists @ Eola Road Branch