Digital Storytimes, Newspapers & More!

DIGITAL NEWSPAPERS

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Newspaper Archive, which provides access to a 300 million page newspaper collection, is making their holdings available during the current Coronavirus outbreak. You will need your library card or your CLEVNET online account username and password to gain access. To start using, click here.


PODCASTS

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Podcasts are like radio shows and have become incredibly popular. Click here to watch a video that will tell you about the apps our staff members like to use and the podcasts we like to listen to. This will help give you an idea of what's out there and suggestions of shows you can listen to in order to keep your brain active!


VIDEO COLLECTIONS

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The Library is uploading new digital storytimes, virtual tours and more every day on our YouTube channel!  

Click here to browse our full video collection of storytimes, book discussions, instructional videos and more on KFPL's YouTube Channel!


KINSMAN CREATE AT HOME (CRAFTING TUTORIALS)

Homemade PomPoms

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DIGITAL STORYTIMES

Screenshot of virtual storytime of Max's Chocolate Chicken by Rosemary Wells

 

screenshot of the virtual story Rude Cakes

 

Screenshot of digital storytime of We Don't Eat Our Classmates by Ryan T. Higgins

 

screenshot of the virtual story Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug

 

Screenshot of the digital storytime for the day

 

Screenshot of the virtual storytime of the Princess and the Pony by Kate Beaton

 

Screenshot of the virtual Storytime the Bear and the Piano by David Litchfield

 

Screenshot of the Virtual story, Time to Come in Bear by Kim St. Lawrence

 

Screenshot of the virtual storytime, Cinnamon by Neil Gaiman

 

screenshot of the virtual storytime Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin

 

Screenshot of the virtual storytime of Stick and the Bad Mood by Lemony Snicket

 

Screenshot of the virtual storytime of The Wonky Donkey by Craig Smith

 

Screenshot of the Virtual Storytime of The Whisper by Pamela Zagarenski

 

Screenshot of the virtual storytime of Octicorn by Kevin Diller and Justin Lowe

 

screenshot of the virtual story Big Chicken

 

 

Screenshot of the story Pete the Cat: I Love my White Shoes

 

Two Stories: There are No Bears in This Bakery  and The Bear Ate Your Sandwich by  Julia Sarcone-Roach

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WEB READ-ALOUDS & ACTIVITIES

Read-Alouds/Activities (Credit to creator, Mason Cooley, retrieved 3.21.20)

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VIRTUAL TOURS

Virtual Museum Tours

12 Museums with Virtual Tours

 

Zoos & Aquariums with Live Feeds

Zoos & Aquariums with Live Feeds

 

Tour National Parks with Google Earth

Tour National Parks with Google Earth

 

Spooky Tours Video

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TUMBLEBOOKS

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For more children's digital books, explore Tumblebooks! You don't even need a library card to access this service!


TIME FOR KIDS DIGITAL MAGAZINE

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As the world asks more of families and teachers, TIME for Kids salutes you, and we're here to support you! TIME for Kids is in the unique position to help kids understand this unprecedented moment. 

CLICK HERE for free access to a library of four grade-specific digital editions of TIME for Kids and Your $ financial literacy magazine. 


FREE ONLINE VIDEOS AND ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS

Virtual Storytimes, drawing lessons, music classes and more

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GET UP AND MOVE! STORYTIME FINGERPLAYS, RHYMES AND SONGS

Shake My Sillies Out

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The Dino Pokey

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EMEDIA

Did you know you can enjoy ebooks, audiobooks, music, movies and more without ever leaving your home! All you need is your library card to borrow from and use the library's digital collections and services. Visit our emedia page to unlock the fun!


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