Get Ready for Kindergarten: Science
Science is about figuring out how the world works and children are mini scientists – they are naturally curious about the world around them and learn through experimentation and exploration. Use our checklist, programs, booklist, eResources, and websites to help prepare your child with the basic skills and concept standards they need to succeed in Kindergarten.
eResources and Websites
Free, age-appropriate eResources and websites available with your library card
- I ask who, what, when, where, why, and how questions.
- If there is a problem, I can make a plan to solve it.
- I know primary colors (red, blue, and yellow).
- I can sort a collection of items into categories.
- I know about the four seasons (spring, summer, fall, and winter).
- I can name my five basic senses (sight, hearing, smell, taste, and touch).
Reading Buddies for Grades K-5thMar 25th | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Get Ready for KindergartenMar 26th | 11:00am - 12:00pm
Get Ready for Kindergarten: Laugh and Learn SeriesMar 26th | 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Get Ready for Kindergarten Workshop with Dr. Gerardo LopezApr 8th | 11:00am - 12:30pm
Get Ready for Kindergarten: Laugh and Learn SeriesApr 8th | 11:00am - 11:45am
ABCmouse is an interactive resource for kids ages 2-8. Find over 8,500 activities for reading, math, science, art, music, & more.
BookFlix pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks to build a love of reading & learning for kids in grades PreK - 3rd.
Kanopy Kids: Books
Enjoy shows and animated books! Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus, The True Story of The 3 Little Pigs!, Where the Wild Things Are, & more.
Ready Rosie: Early Childhood Learning Tool for Parents
ReadyRosie provides fun, educational activities for parents to foster early literacy skills & school readiness for kids ages 0-6.
Scholastic Teachables - Ready-to-Use Educational Material
25,000+ ready-to-use education resources for ages 4-11 that are standard aligned.
Sesame Street eBooks from Overdrive
Read more, learn more, and play more with your favorite characters from Sesame Street. This eBook collection is available via OverDrive.
Watch & Learn Library - Educational Videos for Ages 3-8
The Watch & Learn Library helps teach science and social studies to young learners through nonfiction videos, vocabulary, and quizzes.
Weston Woods: Children's Literature Videos
Explore this online collection that brings children's literature classics and modern favorites to life with interactive videos!