A Need for Reads: Digital Reads for Kids

Posted: July 24, 2010 in Uncategorized

Are you looking for a few good ebooks for kid and teens? I know some of the teachers a Grand View are eager for digital reading resources. As a parent, I’ve been so impressed by the positive attitudes, sense of urgency, and just plain ol’ hard work all of the PK-2nd grade teachers have demonstrated this week during Literacy First training.  To see this group of talented ladies form such a cohesive team with a clear purpose and drive to succeed makes me want to do something embrassing…like run through the halls slapping high-fives, or break into dance spontaneously. Why? Well, first because I’m a goober, but second I work with these awesome people and our students (which includes my kids…of my womb) will be the benefactors of the teachers’ hard work and enthusiasm.

I’m almost this pumped…

It’s link time…

International Children’s Digital Library http://en.childrenslibrary.org/

Google Books  http://books.google.com/books

Children’s Storybook Online http://www.magickeys.com/books/

2020ok – You have to wade through a lot of advertisements http://2020ok.com/4.htm

Archive.org Children’s Library http://www.archive.org/details/iacl

Free mp3 Audio Books http://www.free-books.org/children.php

Rare Books & Special Collections Reading Room Children’s Lit.  http://www.loc.gov/rr/rarebook/digitalcoll/digitalcoll-children.html

Library of Congress- Digital Collections http://www.loc.gov/library/libarch-digital.html

Library of Congress- Kids and Families http://www.loc.gov/families/

Children’s Short Stories http://www.eastoftheweb.com/short-stories/childrenindex.html

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