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Online Resources, just for Kids
Little Pim Link Miss Humblebee's Academy Link OverDrive Kids

Recommended Reads
Do you love to read? Join The Silver Birch Award® Program. Read from a selection of nominated titles in 3 separate categories. Pick up your Reader Tracking Pamphlet and start reading! Once you have read at least 5 books from 1 category, come back to the library to have your pamphlet stamped. You will be eligible to vote for your favourite. Ballots will be available in April.
2017 Silver Birch Fiction Award® Nominated Titles
Awkward by Svetlana Chmakova The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands Everyday Hero by Kathleen Cherry Heart of a Champion by Ellen Schwartz Howard Wallace, P.I. by Casey Lyall The Nameless City by Faith Erin Hicks The Nest by Kenneth Oppel OCDaniel by Wesley King A Pocket Full of Murder by R. J. Anderson Seven Dead Pirates by Linda Bailey
2017 Silver Birch Express Award® Nominated Titles
Be a Pond Detective by Peggy Kochanoff The Biggest Poutine in the World by Andrée Poulin Elephant Journey by Rob Laidlaw Elliot's Guide to Dinosaurs by Elliott Seah The Enchanted Egg by Kallie George Myles and the Monster Outside by Philippa Dowding Pink is for Blobfish by Jess Keating Tank & Fizz: The Case of the Battling Bots by Liam O'Donnell West Coast Wild by Deborah Hodge Wild Eggs by Suzie Napayok-Short

Kids Book Clubs!
In person book clubs
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Love to read? Would you like to read a variety of books and discuss them with friends at the Library? If so, one of our book clubs is just right for you!

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Resources for School
School Project Guides

Reference, book, database, and Web resources that can be used for elementary school projects in Social Sciences, Science, History, and Geography.

Check out the School Project Guides

Online Resources for School projects

Britannica Library for Children
Conduct research, complete school assignments, work on special projects, or explore your unique interests

Kids Info Bits Link
Magazines and images for kids

Explora Primary Search K-5
Explora Primary Search K-5. Biographies, historical essays, primary source documents, reference books, images, photos, maps and flags.

Explora Primary Search K-5
Explora Canada Student Search 6-12 makes it easy for students in grades 6-12 to browse by topic or to search by keyword to find content from AP videos, magazines, encyclopedias and more. Results can be easily sorted by source type - magazines, reference books, news, photos, biographies, and primary source documents.

Grades 4-9. Science videos, articles, project ideas, experiments and quizzes

Scholastic TrueFlix Link
Build knowledge of subject-area content with TrueBooks

Scholastic Book Flix Link
For online reading and learning.

Explora Primary - Canada Link
Explora Primary - Canada Link
Explora Primary - Canada Search for articles, news and more. Browse popular topics by category. Read topic overviews for background information.

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Get Music, Books & Magazines on your Mobile Device. Check out the collections, or go straight for the app. Check out the Google Play Store for Androids or iTunes for Apple devices.

Freegal Music OverDrive eBooks
3M ebooks
TumbleBook Library is no longer available. Please see OverDrive Kids for eBooks and eAudiobooks. Enjoy picture books, read-alongs, beginning readers and more.
For Parents
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