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Summer Reading
Our Children's Room is a busy place.
See our calendar for activities and our Summer Reading Page
to sign up!



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Mastery Test Information

The Connecticut Department of Education has handbooks and all the information you need. Click under "Links for Parents" on the left side of this screen.

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Good Reads for Kids

Connecticut librarians have compiled lists of great new books for every age group: babies and toddlers, children in grades K through 5, and teens.

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eBooks

Try our Overdrive link or one of our new Scholastic ebook collections:
BookFlix

in the library
or at home.
NEW!! ScienceFlix
in the library or at home.
FreedomFlix (for American History)
in the library
or at home.
TrueFlix (for general nonfiction)
in the library or at home.

Or, explore these interactive activities with your child: TumbleBooks, TumbleReadables, Math Trailblazers, Treasures and AR Book Finder.


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Dyslexic Kids Website

Many children and teens are diagnosed each year with dyslexia. This site offers support, mentoring and resources just for kids and teens.

Try This!

Storyblocks

Visit this early literacy site for fun links to songs and rhymes that build readers.

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Read to Toby

Toby, a therapy dog, continues his popular visits to the library, where he patiently listens to the stories that children read to him. Click here for instructions on how to sign up.

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Kid's links
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TumbleBooks
Accelerated Reader


There is something for everyone in the Children's Department!
Children's Librarian Cathy Potter looks forward to seeing you.
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