Online Resources for Kids

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Indiana State Library’s INSPIRE subscribes to TeachingBooks, an online literacy service. Enjoy the connections below to favorite books and authors.

These links are also featured on your home page of TeachingBooks. If needed, the Indiana State Library’s INSPIRE access directions are:

  • Username: Indiana
  • Password: INSPIRE

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Here is a great list of resources that the Literacy Center at Cardinal Stritch University (Glendale, WI) shared.

Many people, companies, and organizations are offering free resources for families in order to help students continue learning while schools are closed.  Here is a list of just a few of the resources.