McKee Kids

Storytimes

Storytime is held regularly in fall and spring. It is geared to children under age 5. They will enjoy a fun-filled time of Stories, Songs, Crafts, & Activities. McKeesport and White Oak are the primary locations. In summer, many activities for preschoolers and school-age children are scheduled.
** Event calendar -- with current dates and times.



  • Databases


    Databases, Find Articles

     

    State and Library-funded Sites:

    • Kids Info Bits
      Elementary-aged children can explore educational topics, from animals to geography to health.  Find articles, pictures, charts, graphs, and more.
      BookFlix
    • CyberSmarts
      Instruction on online safety issues (for grades 3-6)
      TrueFlix
    • Research in Context
      This database is designed for middle school students and provides articles, videos, and primary source materials for a variety of subjects, including science, social studies, and language arts.  Easy to search and provides citations.
      Research in Context
    • Little Pim -- learn another language online. It's FREE. You do have to register with your email.
      Little Pim
    • Mango Language Learning
    • AP Images -- More than 500,000 current and historical photographs and graphics can be searched by date, place and subject. More than 800 photographs are added to the archive daily.
      AP Images
    • Find a Topic
      Find a Topic
    • World News
      World News

    • and MORE!

  • Books & Homework


    Books

    • Overdrive for kids
      (Library eBooks and audio books)
      OverDrive Kids
    • Tumblebook
      Electronic picture books which you can read or have read to you. Also chapter books, math stories, puzzles and games, and videos.
      TrueFlix
    • NoveList K-8
      Reviews and suggestions for 38,000 fiction titles of interest to students in grades K-8
      TrueFlix
    • TrueFlix
      eBooks about People, Places, History, Science, Nature -- with videos and links.
      TrueFlix
    • BookFlix
      Pairs of classic video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks
      BookFlix
    • Books and author links,
      including lists for parents & educators
    • Scholastic's The Stacks

    Homework & Curious Kids


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  • Fun & Games

    Cool Sites


    Sports Illustrated Games

    Brand Name Games


    Learning Games

    Grammar Gorillas

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