Library Sponsored Sites
Tumblebooks is an interactive story-telling program for children! Tumblebooks has storybooks, games, language learning, and much more. This resource is available through the Upper Moreland Free Public Library’s subscriptions service.
Mr. Jim’s recommended websites
May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month!
Check out the AWESOME websites for kids about sports, fitness and fun!
BrainPop Sports & Fitness
BrainPop known for its selections of animated lessons and other resources, has branched out into the world of sports and fitness. Not only can you play fun, animated sports games, but you can learn about sports legends such as Jackie Robinson. For older children, the site offers lessons on sports-related issues such as body weight, fitness and steroid use.
Sports Illustrated Kids
Don’t get enough Sports Illustrated for Kids magazine at the library? Visit their website for more sports news, games, cartoons, and fantasy leagues.
BAM! Your Life
BAM! Body and Mind is an online destination for kids created by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. BAM! Body and Mind gives them the information they need to make healthy lifestyle choices. The site focuses on topics that kids told us are important to them such as stress and physical fitness using kid-friendly lingo, games, quizzes, and other interactive features.
ElectriKIDS High Voltage Fitness
ElectriKids wants to get kids moving and fit. This website has advice and resources for parents, teachers and students on how to accomplish that. There are lesson plans for teachers and fun activities parents can do with their kids. The Kids section provides examples of workouts to try, an opportunity to make your own workout, online game, fun facts, and links to other sites.