English / Language Arts: Kids

SFPL Resources

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Gale Database Resource logo Something About the Author Grades 4 and up
Find information about the lives and work of a wide range of authors and illustrators.
Gale Student Resource logoGale in Context: Middle School Grades 6 and up
Explore curriculum-focused information and primary sources from many perspectives.
Kids InfoBits logo Kids Infobits Grades K to 5
Search the "Literature" section for information about authors, books, and more.
bookflix Bookflix Pre-k to 3
Read along with video storybooks based on classic picture stories paired with simple informational books.
NoveList logo NoveList K-8 Grade K to 8
Find reading recommendations, read-alike suggestions and discussion guides.
Learning Express Library Grades 4 and up
Increase and test reading comprehension, and practice your writing skills.

SFPL Bibliocommons All ages

Discover themed children's booklists updated regularly by SFPL children's librarians.

Brainfuse HelpNow Grade K and up

Access free one-on-one live tutoring help online from 1–10 PM PDT. The Writing Lab offers the ability to upload a document for an expert to analyze and provide feedback.

ABC Mouse Learning At Home Grades PK-3

Description: Thousands of hours of learning activities for young children.