Digital Resources for Kids
Story Time with Miss Sarah – Miss Sarah, a preschool teacher and professional voice actress, reads one children’s book a day on her YouTube channel.
Jumpin’ Jamie’s Playroom – YouTube channel of our Thursday morning performer, Jumpin’ Jamie
Mr. John’s Music for Kids Via Facebook Live – Join Mr. John for children’s songs, ages birth to 5, every morning at 10:30 a.m. Songs will be performed on Facebook Live. All are welcome.
Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems – Mo Willems invites YOU into his studio every day for his LUNCH DOODLE. Learners worldwide can draw, doodle, and explore new ways of writing by visiting Mo’s studio virtually once a day for the next few weeks.
Highlights for Children – Fun and educational videos for kids on the Highlights Facebook page
Story Time from Space – Watch astronauts on the Space Station read children’s books and perform science demonstrations! Story Time From Space offers a delightful combination of science, literacy, and entertainment through its library of free, family-friendly videos.
Dav Pilkey at Home – Dav Pilkey at Home will feature new video content created by Pilkey himself on Friday mornings at 8 a.m. EST. Beginning April 1, fun and free activities will be available online including how-to-draw demonstrations, engaging read-a-louds and inspiring resources from the Library of Congress’ collections.
The British Library’s ‘Harry Potter: A History Of Magic’ Exhibit – Harry Potter fans can find out more about the history of magic in the real world, and J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, from the comfort of their own homes, thanks to the Harry Potter: A History of Magic online exhibition, available through Google Arts & Culture.
Harry Potter at Home – This special Harry Potter At Home hub is where you’ll find all the latest things to keep you occupied – from special activity kits from Bloomsbury to Scholastic, to nifty magical craft videos (teach your friends how to draw a Niffler!) fun articles, quizzes, puzzles and more. We’re casting a Banishing Charm on boredom.
Goodnight with Dolly – Musician and philanthropist Dolly Parton is launching a weekly series every Thursday at 7 pm EST beginning on April 2 in which she reads a children’s book to an online audience at bedtime, drawing books from her popular Imagination Library project.
Great Websites for Kids: Authors & Illustrators – A great compilation of author and illustrator websites sponsored by the Association for Library Service to Children a division of the American Library Association