Recommended Websites for Kids
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Games & Activities
- CBC Kids – A fun selection of free kids’ games, many with a Canadian theme!
- Fun Brain – Improve your reading and math skills, and play games, sorted by grade.
- Indigenous Story Books – Learn how to read through interactive Indigenous stories, includes Cree and Haida
- I Spy – Here at I Spy, kids can play online games, make their own game, and find out new and upcoming books.
- Learn to type “Dance mat typing” – a touch typing program for children.
- Nick Jr. UK – Includes games and activities with many favourite characters like Paw Patrol, Peppa Pig, Thomas the Tank Engine, Dora, etc.
- PBS Kids – Full of stories, music, and games. Visit feature pages for Arthur, Bob the Builder, Clifford, Sesame Street and more…
- SafeKid Games – An assortment of games that often have an educational and learning purpose.
- TVO Kids – Games for Preschool, and School Age with popular, familiar faces.
Books & Authors:
- BC Teacher’s Federation – Teachers recommend their top 100 books
- Eric Carle – Eric Carle’s official site! Check out caterpillar games, lists and bio.
- Goodreads – A wonderful resource for readers, including children.
- Harry Potter – Find out more about Harry Potter books and take the quiz!
- RobertMunsch.com – Learn all about Robert Munsch, his books and upcoming releases.
- Scholastic.com – Learn about their latest publications for children, including the Magic School Bus.
- Storyline Online – Sponsored by the actor’s guild, watch videos of your favourite actors reading kids’ books.
- Families Change – A government of British Columbia website that helps families deal with divorce and separation.
- Great Websites for Kids – a collection of amazing, spectacular, colourful and mysterious sites for kids, parents, teachers and other caregivers (from the American Library Association).
- KidsHealth – An excellent health resource for parents, kids and teens.