Fun and Games
There's more to KDL than just books! We've got a ton of fun stuff for kids, like interactive games and educational resources — the kinds of things that make learning fun! Check it out:
Katie L. Gets a Library Card
Miss Rita, Miss Kristin and Miss Kaci help celebrate Katie L.'s new library card
by reading stories with her and singing fun songs.
More Fun Links:
Play simple games to learn vocabulary words in French, Spanish, German, Italian, and English.
Play and learn about geography, animals, nature, and science. The activities and information change monthly.
Free Kids Music
Lots and lots of fun, free kids music to download.
Activities for preschoolers through adults related to math and time, and skill-building games like Scrabble, hangman, memory, Finding Nemo, tic tac toe, A Bug's Life, and more.
MysteryNet's Kids Mysteries
Mysteries to solve, scary stories, and magic tricks.
NASA Kids' Club
Find out about space and astronauts through games, art, stories, and activities. There are sections on the website for kids in grades K-4, 5-8, and even 9-12.
National Geographic Kids
Videos, activities, games, and stories with loads of information about animals and nature.
Games involving matching, coloring and more, as well as printables and video for each character with a PBS television show. There is a "PBS Kids Island" with stories and reading activities, and a "PBS Kids Go!" section for older kids.
Games by theme, character, and subject, videos, and playlists, changed daily, that are grouped around an educational theme.
Fun with music is part of the San Francisco Symphony’s website, and offers activities such as the very fun "The Music Lab," where kids play an interactive game to learn about all aspects of music, and a section on the instruments in the orchestra.