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chapbks1  Library Activies: Kids Create and Missing Book Challenge

Fun & Games: links to games and sites with activities with age suggestions for parents
Ebooks and Video Series: links to free books and videos from some of our favorite authors

 

Kids Create 

TODAY'S CHALLENGE:    **You and your friends are stranded on a desert island. Build a boat to escape with**

Once you've built your creation completing the daily challenge, take a picture and head on over to the library's Facebook page and post your picture or tell us what you did.

 https://www.facebook.com/WestSpringfieldPublicLibrary.YouthRoom

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Missing Book challenge

During the library shutdown because of Covid-19, we challenge you to find the missing item in picture #2 each day.  You can keep a list or print out this 'Missing Book Challenge' calendar.

                                                                                         Daily Missing Book challenge

                                                              #1                                                                                                                        #2

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Fun & Games

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Overdrive Read tutorial

 

 

 

 

 

 

New ebooks and video series!

  • TumbleBooks - Children's ebook database for grades K - 6th

  • TumbleMath - Math ebook database for grades K - 6th

  • Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems - Mo Willems invites YOU into his studio every day for his LUNCH DOODLE. Draw, doodle and explore new ways of writing by visiting Mo’s studio virtually once a day for the next few weeks. New episodes will be posted each weekday at 1:00 p.m. ET and then remain online to be streamed afterwards. 

  • Jarrett J. Krosoczka - YouTube channel for New York Times-bestselling author and illustrator Jarrett J. Krosoczka. Everything from the Punk Farm picture books to the Lunch Lady graphic novels.

  • Authors Everywhere! - Workshops, readings, activities, art projects, writing games, writing advice, and more from your favorite children's book writers and illustrators.

  • Bad Kitty Activities and Videos - Love Bad Kitty?  The author's website has loads of games and activities

 

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