• All these sites are free and require NO personal log ins (except Sora)

    Ms. Scherr's Youtube Channel

    Come listen to Ms. Scherr read books at every grade level.


    Our district has purchased an account for each student in the district K-12. All they need is their username (2 digit grad year, first initial, last name) ie. 31jscherr and their password which is their six digit student number found on Skyward with a Pw at the end. ie. 123456Pw


    Audible has made all their audio children's & teen books available for free during this time. Enjoy!

    Junior Library Guild

    This is a quality source I purchase books from every month. They have made all of their premium services wide open to everyone - no sign in required. Just enjoy all the e-books, audio books, virtual author visits and materials they have made available during this unprecedented time. Just scroll down to the grade level desired.

    ABDO Digital Bookshelf

    ABDO is an amazing book publisher of Non-fiction titles as well as fiction. They even have Read To Me books that you can select from a dropdown menu. No sign in required - just click the link and read!

    Storyline Online

    Some favorite story books read by all sorts of celebrities.

    Storytime With Ryan and Craig

    These two are HILARIOUS! There are SO many books to choose from you'll get lost in books for hours!

    Scholastic Learn at Home

    Scholastic has put together some wonderful lessons for different grade levels that will capture your child's interest.  


    An huge collection of K-6 ebooks and audiobooks made free for this time.

    TumbleMath Books

    An amazing collection of books all based on math concepts.

    Unite for Literacy

    Fantastic collection of primary non-fiction books that will thrill young readers!

    Scholastic TrueFlix

    Watch, read and explore many non-fiction subjects. Pairs videos and books together by subject matter. Wonderful for research. 

    No log in required but if for some odd chance you link to a log in screen- you can use these credentials.

    Username: Learning20

    Password: Clifford


    Explore all things Science with this amazing resource put together by Scholastic and made free during this time. Again, if by chance you are asked to log in, use the credentials I posted under my TrueFlix link.

    National Geographic Kids

    National Geographic Kids is a children's magazine published by the National Geographic Society. 


    ABDO Zoom is a non-fiction research website geared for young readers. It will even read to them the highlighted words as it goes. No login required - just click the link and have fun exploring Animals, Biographies and STEAM subjects. Excellent! 


    Storytime by Randomhouse Publishing read alouds

    DestinyDiscover Lightbox

    Follett, the parent company of our school's Destiny Discover has made available during this time their AMAZING non-fiction Lightbox interactive books. Use this link to scroll down and find a book that looks interesting - when you click on it - it will flip over. Select More Details. This will prompt you to log in:

    username - guest

    password - follett 

    These books are interactive with videos and articles and pictures linked in. Check it out.






    Puffin Books

    Puffin Books read online - grouped sections for age groups (youtube)

    Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems

    Mo Willems videos with activities like drawing Pigeon and Elephant and Piggie!

    Dog Man & Captain Underpants - Dave Pilkey at Home

    Dave Pilkey has created videos and activities with excerpts from his books! It's fantastic! If you're a Dog Man or Captain Underpants fan, it's a must check out!

    Jarrett Krosoczka

    Author of Lunch Lady series, Jedi Academy Series, and so many more popular titles - shares his process and books with us!

    Jerry Pallotta- Who Would Win

    Jerry Pallotta has a fun YouTube channel where he talks through and discusses many of his Who Would Win books as well as others.

    Jarrett Lerner Drawing & Writing Activities

    Inspire some original creative drawing and writing in these fun half finished comics provided by author Jerrett Lerner. They are free downloads.  


    Storytime from Space

    Astronauts reading books from space! How cool is that?!?

    A growing collection of videos that include everything from first-chapter and picture book read-alouds, to drawing and writing mini-lessons.

    Shel Silverstein

    Enjoy 21 short Shel Silverstein poems curated by his publisher Harper Collins. He's one of my favorites!

    Ken Nesbitt's Poetry4Kids

    Enjoy all of Ken's poetry- funny, classic, and nursery rhymes.

    KidLit TV

    Meet the story makers (authors) and how they get ideas for their books.