The Norfolk Public Library will be closed starting Monday March 16th until further notice

Teen Programs

Online Resources for Grades 7-12

Books/Entertainment

Tumblebooks 

Gr 7-12 ebook database

https://www.teenbookcloud.com/autologin.aspx?U=tumble2020&P=A3b5c6

https://www.audiobookcloud.com/autologin.aspx?U=tumble2020&P=A3b5c6

Free audio book databases

 

Bookish

https://bookish.netgalley.com/2020s-virtual-bookish-events/?fbclid=IwAR1Uy8Z5GrohWDMjGIwtMYLK7fNLEgVVN7BGEwPdi1QhYsPw8FqzWF6KnXY

A running list of book events for all ages.

 

YALLSTAYHOME

https://www.yallwest.com/?fbclid=IwAR3Q2tepC3YEofCBxb_-XqYc-YBAhuAN7n4MmjtUkd_hlEBSGM7yW2Iay0k

a virtual festival for our community to stay connected & inspired despite our social distance. They will be organizing giveaways, contests, signed book deliveries, special events and two full days of panels with more than 70 bestselling and award-winning authors April 25-26.

 

Facebook Group: Stuck Inside

https://www.facebook.com/groups/2809868005761916/?hc_location=group

Ideas and Activities for being stuck inside

 

Audible

https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

Free audiobooks

 

 

Learning resources

Gale

https://www.galepages.com/mlin_s_norfolk

Browse by age group and find great information on history, science, people, places, animals…everything!

 

Crash Course YouTube Channel

https://www.youtube.com/user/crashcourse

Check out the playlists for past courses in physics, philosophy, games, economics, U.S. government and politics, astronomy, anatomy & physiology, world history, biology, literature, ecology, chemistry, psychology, and U.S. history.

 

Academy 4SC

https://academy4sc.org/

Videos on Social Studies, Psychology, ELA, Sociology

 

Adventure 2 Learning

https://app.adventure2learning.com/account/register?plan=Monthly

Lesson plans, resources, and more through Grade 8

Create an account, choose the ‘monthly’ option, and input code LEARN60 for free 2 months

 

Virtual Museum Tours

https://adventuresinfamilyhood.com/20-virtual-field-trips-to-take-with-your-kids.html?fbclid=IwAR1jNUrI1FthVYR9Slu64gbuviEIE6QVxxoim8TdwnkbuETsMjrUyLeMIpM

 

Video Tutor

http://videotutor.thinkific.com/courses/30-ways-to-pass-the-algebra-1-common-core-regents-corona?coupon=coronavirus

Learn Algebra 1 with a series of short videos

 

American Archive of Public Broadcasting

https://americanarchive.org/

Access to thousands of historic public television and radio programs.

 

American Panorama

https://dsl.richmond.edu/panorama/

Explore visual data of America with maps through the ages

 

Authorfy

https://authorfy.com/

Brings readers and writers closer together through interactive video masterclasses, downloadable activities, and other writing resources

 

Gale In Context: High School

https://go.gale.com/ps/start.do?p=SUIC&u=c19micro&password=open

Supports student papers, projects, and presentations while empowering the development of critical thinking and problem-solving skills with content aligned to national and state curriculum standards.

 

Gale In Context: College

https://go.gale.com/ps/start.do?p=CSIC&u=c19micro&password=open

interdisciplinary content that reinforces the development of skills such as critical thinking, problem-solving, communication, collaboration, creativity, and innovation.

 

Hour Of Code

https://hourofcode.com/us/learn

Tutorials for learning to code for all ages

 

Math Score

http://www.mathscore.com

Individuals that sign up for free home version accounts can master their math facts for free.

 

Big History Project

https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home

Journey through nearly 14 billion years of history in this self-guided, six-hour version of Big History.

 

Discovery K12

http://discoveryk12.com/dk12/

Online homeschool curriculum

 

Khan Academy

https://www.khanacademy.org/about/blog/post/611770255064350720/remote-learning-with-khan-academy-during-school

Online learned for all ages with livestreams and further resources

 

Better World Ed

https://betterworlded.org/coronavirus-learning-unit/

A Learning Unit about Coronavirus — evolving weekly and even daily

 

Biology Simulations

https://www.biologysimulations.com/

Simulations and virtual labs for biology topics including evolution, ecology, and cellular energetics.

 

Brain Pop

https://go.brainpop.com/COVID19?utm_source=covidhub&utm_medium=hero&utm_campaign=coronavirus&utm_content=free-access

Games and learning activities for K-8 grade

 

 

Youth programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Norfolk Public Library

Questions? Program ideas? Contact Courtney Allen, Senior Youth Services Librarian, at 508-528-3380 x5 or email [email protected]

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