Cool Stuff

You Can Do While at Home

Learn Spanish at home

Or just brush up on your skills with these awesome YouTube videos. ¿Puedes hablar español? ¡Sí tu puedes!

Learn to code for free

Livestreams, how-to videos, and cool projects. If you're not coding, now is a great time to learn with Microsoft MakeCode!

Play the game; end hunger

Free Rice is a great way to test your knowledge in a wide variety of categories and to help the UN World Food Program end hunger. Warning: you can get lost in the game for hours!

Explore Washington, D.C. With This Free, Smithsonian Scholar-Led Tour

Uncover the historical and cultural gems of our Nation's capital.

Take a virtual tour of The Wilson Observatory

Walk in Einstein's footsteps on a magical tour of the observatory as the sun sets over Los Angeles, California. See the 100-inch telescope with which Edwin Hubble first found a galaxy beyond our own and discovered the expansion of the universe.

Bringing Hogwarts to You

Everyone is trying to keep safe at home at the moment and so, with J.K. Rowling and friends at Audible, Bloomsbury, OverDrive, Pottermore Publishing and Scholastic, you can now add a touch of Harry Potter magic to your new daily lives.

ABC 13 Weather School

If you love weather and learning about weather, then this is the site for you!

ABC 13 has a weather page just for students where they answer all your weather questions and some you didn't know you had. Great videos.

The Great 2020 Quarantine Book Spine Poem Challenge

Spine poems are fun and easy! Check out this School Library Journal article for some tips on creating your own Spine poem. The challenged ended in April, but Spine poems are fun anytime.

Write and play your own music score

MuseScore is a free, downloadable app. Come on music lovers, you know you want this!

Tour Carlsbad Caverns in New Mexico like a bat

Hidden beneath the desert surface, 119 caves filled with geological treasures. See this beautiful world through the eyes of a bat! Google Arts & Culture presents The Hidden Worlds of the National Parks: Carlsbad Caverns.

Still poking around on your keyboard?

Learn to type like a boss with Typing Club.

Get your writing assignments done faster so you can get back to your game . . . er . . . book!

NASA STEM activities

For students in grades 5-8. "The Next Generation of Explorers." Check it out!

Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems!

Mo welcomes you into his studio at home and guides you through drawing activities using his favorite characters as inspiration!

Georgia Aquarium

View aquarium webcams for free!

Nightly Story Time

Josh Gad, aka Olaf the Snowman, on Twitter!

Even big kids are loving it!

Listen to a story!

Watch and listen as celebrities, authors and illustrators read some of their favorite books aloud.

Read eBooks!

New books have been added to OverDrive! Click HERE to login.

Use your Student ID# for the Library Card Number and the last 4 digits of your Student ID# for your PIN

Stream hundreds of audiobooks for free!

Teen books included!

The Smithsonian National Museum of History

San Diego Zoo