Growth & Development
Children grow in the blink of an eye. Take a look at any of the links below to gather a little more insight into your child’s development:
- PBS Parents: Child Development Tracker
Browse by age and developmental aspect to find useful information, tips, and activities.
Calendar and contact information of local homeschools in Illinois.
Net Smartz Kids
Play interactive games that teach both safety online as well as offline.
Digital Public Library of America
A one stop shop search engine unlike any other. This site is a special project that uses the digitization and resources from a variety of sources, including libraries, universities and government, all in this one location and accessible for free.
KDL What's Next
The Kent District Library has a phenomenal site that will help you navigate the order of any series. Use this site to figure out the title of that next book in the series or to find out what others series the popular author of the moment has also written.
This site has lesson plans and activities starting at Kindergarten all the way through high school.
Colorín Colorado is a free web-based service that provides information, activities and advice for educators and Spanish-speaking families of English language learners (ELLs).
Read Write Think
A collection of resources designed for Spanish-speaking parents to help support children and teens with literacy learning at home. Links are available in both English and Spanish.