We are so excited to announce a new database for children and young adults coming to the Ida Rupp Public Library website. TrueFlix™ is the only online resource that leverages the award-winning True Books content to help students hone literacy skills, build knowledge of subject-area content, and cultivate 21st Century skills through the inquiry process. The database is available from the icon on the Kid's Page.
We are delighted to announce a new resource for Grades 4 and up. FreedomFlix database contains dynamic e-books with read aloud option and maps, timelines, virtual tour clips, short biographies, panoramas, and primary source audio and video. The site has engaging videos that build on the living history theme and provides opportunities for further research. Related articles from Grolier Online and fiction elements such as stories, plays, poems and
The TumbleBookLibrary is a collection of TumbleBooks (animated, talking picture books) with fiction, non-fiction and foreign language titles, Read-Alongs (chapter books with sentence highlighting and narration but no animation), TumbleTV which consists of pre-set playlists of a sequence of books, and Tumble Puzzles & Games. TumbleBooks are created from existing picture books licensed from children's book publishers and converted to the TumbleBook format. Just click on Kids at the top of this page to find the TumbleBooks icon on the Kids page. Accessible from anywhere, your child can have fun while learning.