The library will be closed on Saturday, January 29th due to the Nor'easter.  We will reopen on Monday 1/31.

Gilford Public Library


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Educational Resources 

Below are a few resources for book lovers of all ages. These sites and materials can help you support your learner- in school or at home! 

 

Khan Academy Kids

Khan Academy Kids is a free, fun, educational program with thousands of activities and books that will inspire a lifetime of learning and discovery for children ages 2-8.

National Geographic Kids

From animals and geography to science, nature and history, there are so many amazing facts for kids just waiting to be discovered by young explorers.

Discovery Education

Discovery Education inspires educators to go beyond traditional learning with award-winning digital content and professional development

TED Talks for Kids

Fun, informative and captivating talks to inspire young minds.


Mo Willems

Mo Willems of Elephant and Piggy offers Lunchtime Doodles everyday via the Kennedy Center!


Scholastic Classroom

Day-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing. 


Storyline Online

Free storytimes by different celebrities reading different books. 


PBS Kids

All of your child’s favorite characters join them in age-appropriate games, they have free access to watch videos in English or Spanish, learn songs, draw on a blank canvas, create their own scenes, and print off coloring pages.


Center for Puppetry Arts

Enjoy curriculum-based workshops and Digital Learning interactive puppet shows from the safety and comfort of home.


Magic Treehouse Home Adventures

Each week, Magic Tree House Home Adventures will feature videos from Mary Pope Osborne, activities, craft ideas, themed recipes, reading challenges, cross-curricular lessons, Family Trivia Night game ideas, fun surprises, and much more!


Free Crayola Coloring Pages

Free coloring pages from Crayola, for children and adults!


Dyson Foundation Challenge Cards

Can you skewer a balloon without popping it? Coat a nail in copper? What happens when you plug a clock into a potato? Find out using these challenge cards designed by Dyson Engineers


Learn with Smithsonian

Fun activities and games for kids and teens

 


Author Jarrett Lerner

Author Jarrett Lerner offers different activities.


HowStuffWorks

Easy-to-understand answers and explanations of how the world actually works


Outdoor Activities

6 outdoor activities that you can do as a family!


SciStarter

Citizen Science Projects you can do anywhere!


K-12 Resources from National Network of Libraries of Medicine

The National Library of Medicine produces a variety of web-based resources for use by K-12 health and science educators.


ABDO Books

ABDO books offers free digital products until June 2020.


Harper Collins: Harper At Home

Harper Kids from Home, Shelf Stuff at Home, podcasts and more from Harper Collins!