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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Digital Help for Parents with Young Children at Home

Library provides helpful websites to keep young children engaged

PASO ROBLES, CA –Over the next few days, the Paso Robles City Library will share suggested websites to help parents and students stay engaged in learning. Below are recommended sites for young children. 

Abdo Digital Bookshelf 
Read-to-Me eBooks; eBooks; Databases; Interactive eBooks for PreK-8 

Abdo Zoom Research Database 
Database for beginning readers 

Storyline Online
Streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations.  

PBS Kids 
Daily activities and tips to help kids play and learn at home. 

Children’s Stories in French
Some well-known children’s stories translated into French and spoken by a native French speaker. Great for kids... and adults too! Read along in French or English. 

BusyToddler
This link to 40 super easy toddler activities using materials you have around the house will keep those developing brains busy! 

I Can Teach My Child   
This link takes you to a specific article full of ideas for 31 days of indoor fun, but go further and explore the site to find tons of helpful content! 

In addition, Paso Robles Library card holders are encouraged to make use of the library’s extensive digital resources. Visit https://www.prcity.com/248/eLibrary for access to such free downloadable materials as books, movies, magazines, learning tools, and databases. For those without a current library account wishing to access digital resources, eCards are available (for ages 13 and up) through the Black Gold Cooperative Library System. Visit https://www.blackgold.org for eCard information and registration. 

Library staff is on hand to answer account inquiries Monday-Saturday, 10 am-5 pm. Call 805-237-3870. 

Media Contact: Melissa Bailey
Title: Youth Services Librarian
Phone: 805.237.3870
Email: mbailey@prcity.com 


 

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