Heyworth Public Library District

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AR BookFinder 

Searching for Accelerated Reader books is fun and easy with this free online tool.

Ben’s Guide to U. S. Government

This site provides learning tools for K-12 students, parents, and teachers. These resources will teach how our government works.  Ben’s Guide provides additional links to U.S. Government Web sites developed for kids.

Khan Academy

With a library of over 3,400 videos on everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and hundreds of skills to practice, we’re on a mission to help you learn what you want, when you want, at your own pace.

Kids.gov

U. S. government’s official web portal for kids

Math Tutorials (gcflearnfree.org)

Do you need help with math like subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals, and percents? With an emphasis on images and interactives, these math tutorials offered by a program of the Goodwill Community Foundation® make learning math easier. The tutorials are designed to be like a math workbook, so you can practice what you learn directly within the lessons and learn at your own pace.

Merriam-Webster Dictionary

For more than 150 years, in print and now online, Merriam-Webster has been America’s leading and most-trusted provider of language information.

Paper Rater

You want your writing to look its best.  It could be a college research paper or a business report.  It always helps to have someone else look it over, but you don’t always have someone to be your proofer.  That’s where Paper Rater comes in.  It will check your grammer and style.  It also tests for signs of plagiarism.

Reading Tutorials (gcflearnfree.org)

Whether you want to learn new words, practice reading, or review those grammar rules you forgot, this reading program offered by a program of Goodwill Community Foundation® is for you.

World Atlas

Geography, travel, and map questions answered at this website.

 

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“The world is not tame.” One of our staff is reading this #youngadultbook, a survival story, ‘Be Not Far From Me’ by @mindymcginnisauthor. #hpldstaffreads #librariesofinstagram #read #books #publiclibrary #thrillerbooks
Continue the guessing with Lucy Maud Montgomery’s “Anne of Avonlea”. Have you read this classic series? “A tall Slim Girl, ‘Half Past Sixteen,’ with serious gray eyes and hair which her friends called auburn, had sat down on the broad red sandstone doorstep of a Prince Edward Island farmhouse one ripe afternoon in August, firmly resolved to construe so many lines of Virgil.” Check out The Libby app if you want to read more from this series! #hpldstaffreads #classicbooks #librariesofinstagram #heyworthpubliclibrary #middlegradereads #bookseries
#hpldstaffreads Don’t forget to check out books with Axis 360 and Libby. Which staff is reading #philippagregory ‘Tidelands’? “The church was gray against a paler gray sky, the bell tower dark against the darker clouds.” #librariesofinstagram #heyworthlibrary #books #read #keepcalmandreadbooks #historicalfiction
#hpldstaffreads “The Numbers Game” begins with this line, “Pennie Jackson had just finished her junior year at one of the best private high schools in Greenwich, Connecticut. @officialdaniellesteel #librariesofinstagram #heyworthlibrary #publiclibraries #books #bookfirstlines #read
“A spring of no spring.” #hpldstaffreads “The Stars are Fire” by Anita Shreve. Can you guess? #librariesofinstagram #heyworthlibrary #read #books #bookclub