Kids
Kids

Ages 5 to 11 years


Reading

Catalog Search
Search the Broward County Library collection, place holds, and renew materials.

Axis 360
eBooks for children to enjoy on a computer, tablet or smartphone.  A free app is available for mobile devices, download formats: Apple® | Android | Windows® Mobile


Sunshine State Young Reader’s AwardSunshine State Young Reader’s Award Program

Book titles for grades 3-5 and 6-8 with Reading Level (RL), Reading Counts (RC), Accelerated Reader (AR), and Lexile information. Books listed are available in the BCL catalog.

Accelerated Reader Book Finder
Search for book titles based on authors, topics, or titles of books; then sort results, select titles to add to your AR BookBag, and print list.

Children's Books (Wowbrary)
Your library's newest books, movies and music!

NoveList K-8 Plus
Helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests.

Just Read, Families!
Suggestions and resources to help build your child's reading skills.


 

Learning 

Alphabet blockFree Library Events
Kids programs and events calendar.

Internet Safety for kids and teens

BCL WOW
BCL WOW is your library without walls: a library that can be accessed anytime, anywhere.

ABC Mouse for Libraries  -Only accessible from within a library
Age of Learning's award-winning online curriculum for young children.

Children's Music on Freegal Music
Download and keep 6 songs a week and stream music live.

Hoopla (Kids Mode)
Instantly borrow free digital movies, music, eBooks and more.

Great Websites for Kids

Creation Station Lab  
A makerspace community lab with tools that enable individuals to design, prototype and make 3D items.

Educational Games/Websites
   - Smarty Games

Homework HelpOnline Homework Resources
These online resources can help you complete your homework.

Homework Help
Your library has free, confidential tools to help you in school. 
Broward e-tutor 
You've got homework and we've got help for you. Free, interactive tutoring in math, science, social studies and English. Available every day from 2 to 11PM. Assistance also available in Spanish.  

Homework ResourcesAsk A Librarian
Have questions? Need help? Ask a librarian from your computer or phone.

Broward County Public Schools' Early Childhood Education (Head Start, VPK)
 
Homeschooling in Florida

Amazing Animals of the World 
Photographs and facts about 1,200 animals, describing each animal's size, diet, classification, and a map representing where they can be found. Best for students in grades K-2.

America the Beautiful 
History, geography, economy, culture, and government for each of the 50 states plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the major U.S. territories. Photographs, illustrations, maps and audio slide shows are available for each state. Best for elementary - middle school students.

Lands and Peoples
Up-to-date information for students in grades 4-12 about countries and cultures throughout the world, with photographs, maps and flags for each. A special section called Culture Cross allows students to compare the land, people, economy, history, or facts and figures of any two continents, countries, or states/provinces online at the same time.

Kids InfoBits
Designed for elementary school students. Easy access to full-text magazines, from publishers such as Cobblestones and Scholastic and Time, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more. Contains more than 100 titles. Coverage: 2004 - current.

Kids Calendar
Kids Calendar


Catalog Search
Catalog Search




Children's Books