Digital Libraries for Homework Help
www.gcls.org/brainfuse-The Gloucester County Library System is excited to announce the launch of Brainfuse – on-demand, anytime, anywhere eLearning for all ages and levels. Brainfuse HelpNow offers personalized homework help in core subjects (math, reading, writing, science, and social studies) including SAT preparation. The Adult Learning Center is included in the HelpNow suite. Brainfuse is available to library patrons from home and will also be available for in-house library use once we reopen.
brainpop is a group of educational websites with over 1,000 short animated movies for students in grades K-12, together with quizzes and related materials, covering the subjects of science, social studies, English, math, engineering and technology, health, and arts and music.
Khanacademy is a free resource for students, teachers, and parents. They offer free lessons in math, science, and humanities for all grades. They have daily live streams on YouTube at 3:00 p.m. EST Monday through Friday, for students, parents, and teachers navigating school closures.
Mystery Science is the creator of popular science lessons in U.S. schools. They have curated a starter set of science lessons that you can use remotely or share with parents. If you need more lessons than what is listed, you can sign up up for a free account: mysteryscience
Fact Monster combines essential reference materials, fun facts and features, and homework help for kids. From the solar system to the world economy to educational games, Fact Monster has the info kids are seeking.
Merriam-Webster's Word Central offers kids a student dictionary, Daily Buzzword, and interactive word games.
Kate Messner-A library of resources that include everything from book read-aloud to drawing and writing mini lessons
Epic is an online children’s book service offering on-demand access to over 40,000 illustrated and chapter books and videos for children age 12 and under.
Audible Stories is a website where kids of all ages can listen to hundreds of Audible audio titles across six different languages-English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, and Japanese-for free, so they can keep learning, dreaming, and just being kids. All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone, or tablet.
Explore the collection, select a title, and start listening.
Story Book Online is a children’s literacy website that provides free storytelling videos and resources.
This website is intended for grades K-4
Scholastic Learn at Home The company put many of its educational lessons and resources online for free, including online books and activities.
Join Scholastic and the Library of Congress for Dav Pilkey At Home. Together you can get creative and have fun with some of your favorite characters from Dog Man and Captain Underpants. Discover new activities, videos, read-aloud, and so much more!