Kids and Families
Resources for Parents
Every Child Ready to Read
The best advice for families with young children is to read together every day. TALKING, SINGING, READING, WRITING, AND PLAYING can help your child succeed in school.
Big Hearted Families Book Club
A book club for families looking for something a little extra-special! Ask a librarian how to find this collection at the SCFPL!
Are you a poet, but didn't know it? You might be! There's more to poetry than finding words that rhyme. Rhythm can be important; so can the sounds of the words. And in many cases, the emotions that the poem invokes are the most important factor. Sijo is a form of...
I'm going to confess, I didn't even know the mascot for the UW Beavers had a name. But then I learned that, not only does he have a name, but Bucky the Beaver likes reading! He's hosting a reading challenge for the month of November, open to anyone in sixth grade or...
Where does fake news come from? Fake people, of course! Spot the Troll is an 8-question quiz that tests how well you can spot fake social media accounts. These are accounts that pretend to be run by real people, but are really run by organizations that try to sway...