Scholastic Greatest Books

The 100 "Greatest Books for Kids," ranked by Scholastic Parent & Child magazine.

ALA Notable Children's Books

Each year a committee of the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) identifies the best of the best in children's books.

Goodreads Kids Books

List of member voted books in a variety of children’s genre.

Rebecca Caudill

The Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award is an annual award given to the author of the book voted most outstanding by students in grades four through eight in participating Illinois schools.

Bluestem Book Award

The Bluestem Program is an annual award given to the author of the book voted most outstanding by students in grades three through five in participating Illinois schools

Here are a few websites that we think you’ll like and that we find very helpful.

Cartoon Network

Special videos of your favorite shows, and games galore!

Disney Games

All of your Disney friends from movies and tv are featured in videos, games and puzzles.

Fun Brain

Fun and educational game site that entertains while teaching. 

Nick.com Games

All your favorite Nickelodeon characters are featured in fun, engaging games, videos and puzzles!

PBS Kids

All your favorite PBS characters are featured in fun, engaging games, videos and puzzles!

TumbleBooks

An online library of books, videos, graphic novels, and games that can be read, played, and viewed from the comfort of your home.

Looking for a quick read or read-alike?  You've come to the right place. Here you’ll find recommended reading lists we've created for you based on popular trends, current events, and general interests.

Want more? Skip to the bottom for more websites with recommend reads.

Science Fiction

 

Sports

 

Mystery & Suspense Fiction

   

Strong Women in Fiction

 

Horror Fiction

 

Romance Fiction

 

Fantasy Fiction

 

LGBTQ Fiction

 

Dystopian Fiction

 

Apocalyptic Fiction

 

Teen Issues in Fiction

 

Multicultural Fiction

   

 

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Websites with Recommended Reads

  • TeenReads - A site dedicated to book lovers providing a forum to discover and share commentary about the books and authors they enjoy. Author interviews, book reviews, and more.
  • Seventeen - 17 Books Every Girl Should Read Before She's 17
  • YALSA's Teen's Top 10 - The Teens' Top Ten is a "teen choice" list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year! Nominators are members of teen book groups in fifteen school and public libraries around the country.
  • Printz Award - The Michael L. Printz Award annually honors the best book written for teens, based entirely on its literary merit, each year.

La librería de Elmwood Park está feliz de poder ofrecer programas para nuestra comunidad Latina. Los programas cubren una variedad de edades y todos promueven la literatura temprana, la participación de la familia y la creatividad. Ofrecemos programas como Cuentos de Falda, Cuéntame Un Cuento y nuestro taller anual de Literatura Temprana: Noche de Pizza Familiar. Nuestra meta es ayudar a los niños de todas las edades a encontrar ese libro especial y desarrollar un lector de por vida. Juntos podemos hacerlo y esperamos con interés trabajar con usted.

 

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Descripciones De Programas Revamp

 

Cuentos de Falda

Esta clase es para niños edades 0 – 2. Este programa consiste de dos o tres libros, canciones y mucho movimiento. Parte del programa es permitirle tiempo a los niños al igual que a los padres a compartir con los demás participantes. Parte de la participación ha consistido en jugar con Legos, aprendiendo de cuales apps son de beneficio en las tabletas y un número de actividades que promueven la literatura temprana. La clase dura 30 minutos.

Cuéntame un Cuento

Esta clase es para niños edades 3 – 5. Este programa consiste de libros que son más largos, canciones y una manualidad. Este programa asiste a los niños a adaptar el ambiente de la escuela y les da la oportunidad de practicar como cortar, pegar y tomar instrucciones. La clase dura 45 minutos.

Cuentos de Aventura

Esta clase es para niños en primer grado hasta tercer grado. Este programa consiste de libros más largos sobre un tópico y una manualidad que corresponde con el tópico. Este programa asiste a los niños a aprender por medio de experimentar y de la creatividad. La clase dura 45 minutos.

Taller de Literatura Temprana: Noche de Pizza Familiar

Esta clase es para familias con niños de edades 0 – 5. Este taller se da en Ingles y en español y es para toda la familia. El taller se da una vez al año y es una oportunidad para los padres aprender sobre la importancia de la literatura temprana y como empezar a desarrollarlo en su niño. La clase dura hora y media.

Welcome! This is the place for all of our friends in elementary school. Here you will find information on upcoming programs and events for your age group, resources to help with your school work and all kinds of other fun things. Feel free to explore. We are happy you're here!

Grade School Links

 

School District 401

This is the main website for all the public schools of Elmwood Park, IL. Any information you may need about your school will be found on this site.  

 Fun and Games Revamp

 

Events Grade School Revamp 

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