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Online Resources for Parents

Khan Academy - Khan Academy is a free resource for students, teachers, and parents.

Khan Academy is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide a free, world-class education to anyone, anywhere; offering exercises, quizzes, and tests so students can practice and master skills, as well as instructional videos to help students learn or review material.

Khan Academy has a library of standards-aligned lessons covering kindergarten through early college math, grammar, science, history, AP® courses, SAT® preparation, and more. Students can practice skills with exercises, quizzes, and mastery challenges and get immediate feedback and support.

Common Sense Education - Top Tools for At-Home Learning by Grade & Subject. These hand-picked tools for every need are essential during school closures. Pick a Tool today.

Sheppard Software - Free online math games.

Wide Open School - Curated and coordinated by the experts at Common Sense, Wide Open School is the result of a collaboration among leading publishers, nonprofits, and education and technology companies. Wide Open School features a free collection of the best learning experiences and activities for kids, organized by grade and subject. 

World Book Online A comprehensive suite of e-learning resources designed for all ages and abilities. 

Camden County Library Kids Page

Scholastic for Parents


Children's Literature Links

Children's Book Awards
A comprehensive guide to children's book awards on the internet.

Newbery Medal Home Page
The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.

The Coretta Scott King Award
The Coretta Scott King Award honors the best in African American literature to all children.

The Children's Literature Web Guide Listing of Book Lists
A link page of recommend book lists. (A list of lists....)

American Library Association
A librarian's guide to Cyberspace for children.

Caldecott Medal Home Page
The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.

Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site
This is a collection of reviews of great books for kids. Lots of information. The site gives book recommendations for grade levels.

Children's Book Council
The Children's Book Council (CBC) is a non-profit trade organization dedicated to encouraging literacy and the use and enjoyment of children's books.

 

Children's Authors and Illustrators Links

Children's Literature Web Guide: Authors and Illustrators on the Web
Websites listed here include authors' personal websites and websites maintained by fans, scholars, and readers.

75 Authors/Illustrators Everyone Should Know
This list was originally compiled by Bernice E. Cullinan, noted reading specialist, for READ ACROSS AMERICA, the reading initiative celebrating the 75th anniversary of National Children's Book Week. The list is meant to introduce children, and the adults who care for them, to newer books in the field of children's literature.

Meet the Authors and Illustrators
Biographies and excerpts from interviews of children's authors and illustrators.