Fun & Games
- Cartoon Network - Premier game site for the younger crowd.
- Funbrain - Games, videos, and books that are flat-out fun.
- Miniclip - Play free online games of all sorts.
- Nickelodeon - Like to watch Nick? Here's where to click!
- PBS Kids - Games and videos from PBS
- Y8 - Y8.com has free Flash games you can play now!
- ABCmouse - Great educational games for ages 3-7! For in-library use only.
- Starfall - A learn-to-read site for ages preschool through second grade
Marya loves fall. Every year, her family goes to the town’s pumpkin patch and picks out the best pumpkin. But this year, after she sees her frenemy, Alexa, winning a big, cool pumpkin-shaped trophy, Marya knows she’s got to win a trophy for something.
It just so happens that her school is going to hold its own fall festival, with games and food and even a hayride. All the ticket sales will go to an animal shelter, and the person who sells the most tickets will win a prize. Cue Operation Sell Tickets! But when Marya is so focused on winning, is she losing sight of what really matters?
Life as a leaf is pretty sweet. The weather is pleasant, the view is fine, and everything just feels fresh. But when autumn breezes begin to blow, adventurous Birch, nervous Oak, and grumpy Maple each have their own way of facing the new crispness in the air. The squirrels take pleasure in warning the leaves about the transformations to come: New colors! And more...an actual fall