Welcome to the Califon Library!

Library Info

Students participate in Media on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  

Each week, the students learn about library sources and technology. 

Kindergarten and first grade also participate in Maker Space after their Media class each week.  During that time, we complete different STEAM challenges and activities, including coding, circuitry and animation! 

 

Pre-K - Grade 2 Resources

Pre-K & Kindergarten resources to help with typing, clicking and dragging:

1st & 2nd Grade resources:

Need something new? Try a podcast!

Take a Virtual Trip!

explore.org - live animal webcams from all around the world 

Mount Rushmore Virtual Tour

Lincoln Memorial Virtual Tour - you will need to enable Flash

The Liberty Bell Virtual Tour

Boston Children's Museum

Farm Food 360 - view farm animals and other cool farming topics!

San Diego Zoo

Georgia Aquarium

Ask a parent to help you view Home Safaris from the Cincinnati Zoo!

 

Or, you can leave the US for a while...

The Great Wall of China

The Louvre

 

If you're really ambitious, try leaving Earth for a while...

Mars - yep, the planet!  Take a 360 VR Tour!

The International Space Station

Research Resources

Maker Space & Coding

Kodable

Hour of Code Games - choose from puzzles, projects and many of your favorite characters!

Star Wars Coding

Disney Infinity Playlab

Minecraft - coding through Tynker

Frozen Coding - with Anna and Else, of course!

Harry Potter Coding

 

Stop Motion Animation (download the free app for Apple products) - look up videos on YouTube for some cool ideas! 

Games & Fun Websites

abcya.com - fun, educational games for kids in pre-k through grade 6

Bad Science from the Franklin Institute - lots of videos to view!

Ology! - a science website from the American Museum of Natural History

Seussville - you guessed it, Dr. Seuss activities!

Pigeon Presents - lots of Mo Willems fun!

Storyline Online - watch members of the Screen Actors Guild read beloved books aloud!