Here you can check the Suffolk County libraries for items you can borrow. You can also download e-book or use databases made for kids.
MUZZY is an award winning language program for kids.
In eight world languages, MUZZY Online is a comprehensive, interactive and fun way to learn a second language.
Surf the Web:
Before you surf, learn about Internet Safety:
NetSmartz A kid friendly guide to using the internet and being safe while doing so. There are educational games and activities that teach children what to look out for on the internet.
Kids' Pledge for Online Safety Print out this contract and pledge to follow online safetly rules.
Ask for Kids First searches a database of selected sites arranged as questions; then conducts a parallel search of encyclopedias, Yahooligans and Education World.
Yahoo! Kids Designed for Web surfers ages 7 to 12. Sites selected by the YAHOO! Inc. staff.
FactHound offers a safe, fun way to find websites.
ALA's Great Websites For Kids: American Library Association offers a list of recommended websites for children. The links are organized by subject and each link is labeled with appropriate grade levels.
Information Please Almanac A quick reference destination for a variety of topics. Also offers such tools as a perpetual calendar.
NOVA Provides teachers and students access to articles, audio slide shows, audio stories, expert Q&A, interactive segments, interviews, program videos, quizzes, time lines, and video shorts related to this TV series.
On This Day in History This can add a unique perspective to history classes and students’ own lives. Enter a date between 1800 and 2002 to discover the headlines of the day, top songs, average wages, and more.
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Make a Difference:
Boy Scouts of America The National Council of the Boy Scouts of America supports more than 300 local councils that provide quality youth programs, including Cub Scouting, Boy Scouting, and Venturing. Get involved and make a difference!
Girl Scouts of the USA Girl scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.
4-H Suffolk County 4-H Youth Development Program. The youth component of Cornell Cooperative Extension, helps young people become self-directing, productive and contributing members of society.
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