Things for kids
DIGITAL LINKS to TALK, READ, SING, RHYME, DRAW and PLAY EVERYDAY FROM HOME
Talk – Use these sites to describe, question, guess, compare, explain, marvel, choose
- Talk about all the exhibitions.
- What do they think the items are?
- Who might have used them and what could they have been used for?
- What colours can they see?
- Count and sort items in groups.
- Which are their favourites?
- Have they seen anything like it before? When? Where?
- What are the animals doing?
- Why do they think they might be doing that?
- What do they like to eat?
Don’t worry too much about facts. Let language flow and imaginations run wild.
EXPLORE THE WORLD with Virtual Excursions!
To places like museums, galleries, The White House, parks, Disney Land and many others
The White House
The British Museum
The Louvre France
Google Arts & Culture
The San Diego Zoo
Yellowstone National Park!
READ BY YOURSELF OR WITH OTHERS
Great for relaxation and quiet time if you can find any of the books in hard copy to read along with that is even better!
Listen to an Astronaut read a story from space:
AUDIBLE’ has free audio books for children to listen to.
SCHOLASTIC has some Ebooks and other resources (some of which are free)
Folktales from around the world
Classic Childrens Stories
Stories written by Kids for Kids
Favourite kids books read by famous people
ABC Kids Listen
National Geographic Young Explorers
Play, Make, Do & Learn
Play games and learn all about animals
Math and Reading games
Fun games, recipes, crafts, activities
Educational games K-12
Daily free science or cooking experiment to do at home
Explore the surface of Mars
Geography and animals
Cultures and countries of the world.
An interactive way to learn history
Helps kids learn to appreciate the arts
National Zoo to the Smithsonian Learning Lab right to their screen https://www.si.edu/kids
National Geographic Games - https://www.natgeokids.com/au/category/play-and-win/games/
Amazing Space –
How Stuff Works -
Smithsonian for Kids –
PBS Kids –
ABC Education –
Disney Junior –
Knowledge Adventure –
Brain POP –
TED Talks –
This is a list of events hosted by the Libraries of Nambucca Valley Council.