Library

Library Resources Choice Board

Reading Resources.pdf

Previously Featured Resources

LINK to website to participate in Camp.


Please read our FAQs for more information and what services are available.

You can call 559-685-4500 starting Tuesday to speak with a staff member.

Our digital library of books is designed to help children learn to love reading. Each book has audio for English and other languages so you can listen and read together. There are more activity ideas at the end of each book.

Storyline Online is available 24 hours a day for children, parents, caregivers and educators worldwide.

Grades TK-8

Go to this link for reading and writing activities and resources!

Grades K-6

Access to quality resources and information is available at this link. students can access from home with Username: tulare Password: tcsd



Grades TK-8

SORA

Read alouds, ebooks and audiobooks

Directions for Accessing Sora

Grades 3-8

Destiny

ebooks

Over 3,000 free books for beginning readers. There is a read aloud feature to help with comprehension. You can use without creating an account- just click on a book to get started, or you can set up a free account if you want to track your child's reading progress.

Aiden Tyler is your typical middle school student. Rides the bus. Likes comic books. But, his life is about to be turned upside down by the Coronavirus. Yes, you heard that correctly. Aiden Tyler, Quaran-teen is a new and original middle-grade serial written and read in real time by author Rex Ogle (Free Lunch). That means as YOU experience things, Aiden will be experiencing them too. Join us every Tuesday, as Rex shares Aiden's story that's full of laughs, facts, hearts, and farts. Target audience is grades 4-8 but all are welcome!

*If you are asked to register, just click on "Register" without entering any information.

Author/illustrator Ben Clanton brings his beloved deep-sea duo Narwhal and his pal Jelly straight to you in this exclusive webcast. Learn the story behind these underwater besties and their aquatic adventures. Join us as Ben reads from the latest book in the series, Narwhal's Otter Friend, and sketches his famous characters live! Target audience is grades K-2 but all are welcome!

*Scroll down the page of author visits to the webcast you wish to view. If you are asked to register, just click on "Register" without entering any information.

A project of the Global Space Education Foundation.

We send children’s books to the International Space Station.


“What you cannot imagine, you cannot do”

While in space, astronauts are videotaping themselves reading these books to the children of Earth. These videos are placed on this Story Time From Space website- look under the heading ” Story Time Videos”.

All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone, or tablet. Explore the collection, select a title, and start listening.

It's that easy.

POETRY FOR KIDS

Engage and inspire your children through poetry and literature from award-winning author Kwame Alexander and some of his friends. These short videos and quick lessons provided by TCM (Teacher Created Materials) offer a practical and fun way to teach and learn at home. Best for grades 4th-8th.

The funny poetry playground of children’s author and former Children's Poet Laureate, Kenn Nesbitt. Here you will find lots of funny poems for kids, classic children’s poems, games, poetry lessons and activities, plus a rhyming dictionary, videos, author visit information, and lots more. Grades K-8.