"The more you read, the more things you'll know. The more you learn, the more places you'll go.”
~ Dr. Seuss
Check out a few of the new books purchased for kids: New Books this month
TumbleBook Library is an online collection of animated, talking picture books that teach young the joys of reading in a format they'll love.
Recommended Reading Lists
Recommended Books Second Grade
Recommended Books Third Grade
Recommended Books Fourth Grade
Recommended Books Fifth Grade
Strictly Kid Recommended Grades 2-3
Strictly Kid Recommended Grades 4-5
Mysteries Fourth Graders Might Like
Mysteries Fifth Graders Might Like
Still looking for a good book?
Bookletters lists for kids Check out books on various children's award lists.
Novelist gives good ideas for reading on a topic, title, or author you like.
Types of Materials located in the Children's Room
The Children’s Room has several different sections which are labeled when you walk in:
New Book Section
Fiction - These are stories and novels for independent reading. We mark some books with special labels so they are easy to find.
Easy Readers – books for kids who are learning to read, usually 1st and 2nd grade
Non-Fiction – information on animals, countries, history, science, poetry, biography and more. Easy Reader books on a specific topic, for instance trucks, dinosaurs and construction equipment are mixed in.
Movies - We have both VHS and DVD's
Foreign Language - We have a small number of books in Spanish and French.
Parenting Collection - This section has many current books on raising children – everything from discipline to gifted children.
Music - we have a variety of cd's on hand.
Home schooling - see what resources are available in our Parenting Section of the Children's Room.
What's New Programs Parent Resources Homework Help