Children’s Room

Virtual Summer Reading Program: June 15 – August 15, 2020

Summer Reading 2020

Readers and pre-readers entering Grades Pre-K to Grade 6 are encouraged to read 1,000 minutes over the summer. Read any books you like. Then log the number of minutes you read online using READsquared.

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Go to englewoodlibrary.readsquared.com , or download the READsquared app.
  2. Click Register to create an account. Families can create an account for each child who will be logging their reading.
  3. Save account username and password information.
  4. Click Log Reading and enter the number of minutes read and the book title. You can log as often as you like, but we recommend once a week.
  5. Click Submit

MISSIONS

Kids can also participate in weekly activities to earn points.

  1. After logging into READsquared, click the Missions tab on the left.
  2. Complete activity.
  3. When finished with the activity, click Complete Now and enter the appropriate value.
  4. Get points!

Questions? Please email michelle.jurgensen@englewood.bccls.org

 

Virtual Programming

Follow our Facebook Page for upcoming online events.

 

Resources

Online Read-alouds and eBooks

Read-aloud books for kids

Capstone Interactive eBooks
Username: njtrial20  / Password: njtrial20

Tumble Book Library K-6 eBook database
Username: tumble735   / Password: books

Tumble Math– K-6 Math eBook database
Username: tumble2020   / Password: A3b5c6

Teen Book Cloud  Gr 7-12 eBook database
Username: tumble2020   / Password: A3b5c6

Elementary to High school eBook database

 

Educational Resources

Scholastic Learn at Home: Free Curriculum for Pre-K to Grade 6

Albert.io Core Curriculum for Grades 5 to 12

Khan Academy: Academic Lessons for all ages

Robotics for Kids – A helpful STEM resource created by a Dwight Englewood student

 

Virtual Tours

Museum Tours from Home

National Park Tours: Yellowstone National Park, Yosemite National Park.

Visit the Zoo: Cincinnati Zoo, San Diego Zoo, Georgia Aquarium, Monterey Bay Aquarium

Visit a Farm

Explore the Surface of Mars with NASA

 

 

Englewood Public Library Photo/Video Disclaimer

Attendance at Englewood Public Library programs, events or public spaces constitutes consent to be photographed for use in print and/or electronic publicity for the Englewood Public Library. Photos, images, and videos submitted by users for online contests may also be used by the Library for promotional purposes. To ensure the privacy of individuals and children, images will not be identified using full names or personal identifying information without written approval from the photographed subject, parent or legal guardian.

If you do not want us to use a photo or video of you or your child, please tell the Library staff member coordinating the event PRIOR to the program.

Monthly Calendar of Events

March 2020 Calendar          February 2020 Calendar       January 2020 Calendar         December 2019 Calendar

 

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