American Library Association

The American Library Association website shows us how important libraries are for children to love reading.  It provides many avenues for teachers to explore good reads.  Visit ALA and Get Growing!


Favorite Features

Notable Children’s Books & Media     

Notable Children’s Books include books of “especially commendable quality, books that exhibit venturesome creativity, and books of fiction, information, poetry and pictures for all age levels (birth through age 14) that reflect and encourage children’s interest in exemplary ways.”


Great Websites for Kids                     

In this section, you will find a wide variety of websites categorized into subject areas such as animals, history, and biography, mathematics and computers, and social sciences.


Recommended Books Lists     

Here you can access summer reading lists, STEAM reading lists (science, technology, engineering, art, and math), and graphic novels reading lists.