Fun and engaging online resources for children aged 0-12 years. Use these educational resources to support the development of your child's literacy and maths skills.
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2 - 8 Year olds
Kingston Libraries' Virtual Story Times
Kingston Libraries produces virtual story times (video recordings featuring your favourite librarians reading great picture book titles) as well as a live stream feed that allows you to join our story time sessions at Cheltenham Library from the comfort of your home every Friday at 11am!
Story Box Library
Video recordings of stories written by Australian authors and illustrators, being read aloud by a range of fantastic Australian storytellers. Get kids excited about reading, inspire their imaginations, and let them have fun with stories! Ideal for 2-8 year olds.
3 - 11 Year olds
Lots of fun games and activities for 3-6 year olds to help with learning basic listening, reading and numeracy skills, as well as resources for 7-11 years olds to help their creative development, world knowledge and problem solving skills.
4 - 12 Year olds
Literacy Planet is a fun online literacy program based on the Australian school curriculum that will help develop skills in pre-reading, phonics, vocabulary, spelling, reading, comprehension and grammar through more than 10,000 interactive activities.
Ask our staff if you have any questions.
Tumble Book Library
EBooks for kids! A fun and educational resource. Young children can listen to and watch animated, talking picture books. Children learning to read can practice their reading skills with read-along chapter books and non-fiction titles too. TumbleBooks includes games, puzzles, educational videos and books in other languages.
Aussie stories and activities to motivate children to read and write by making learning fun.
Pre-reading and Starting Reading
Sunshine Online makes learning to read fun and engaging for all children, from beginners through to independent readers. It features e-books and interactive activities and games that focus on phonics, comprehension, fluency, spelling and writing and maths stories and activities to help children learn essential early maths concepts and skills.
A fun way for 6 - 10 year olds to challenge their maths skills in an online learning environment.
Kids' Activities in the Library
For information on regular children's programs we have running across our 8 library branches, please visit our Kids' Activities page.