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Read Alouds & Enrichment Resources: Enrichment Resources

Enjoy these read alouds & explore the enrichment resources.

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BBC NewsroundArticles and Daily Lessons for Young Readers Example Lesson:  RJ Palacio, the author of Wonder & White Bird teaches the following lesson "How Language Influences Readers."

Free E Books and Audio Books

Middle School Top PicksProjekt 1065 A. Gratz Knock Out K.A. Holt and The Scarlet Rose. #1,"I knew I'd meet you" P. Lyfoung.

Elementary:  Noniction, fiction, picture bks, classics, chapter bks, & a few titles in Spanish.

High School:  Sabotage: The Mission to Destroy Hitler's Atomic Bomb, Maverick Mania, Living Simply:  A Teens Guide to Minimalism (all of these expire at the end of April).

Free Streaming Audio Books:

Desktop, Laptop, Phone, or Tablet
Popular Teen Titles: In Praise of Difficult Women: Life Lessons from 29 Heroines Who Dared to Break the Rules, Ask Me No Questions & various titles by C.S. Lewis

Hoopla E-Books & Audio Books: Available with a Hampstead Library Card

Visit Far Away Places

Machu Picchu and an Article to Build Background: The Inca

National Parks Tours Google Arts & Culture: 5 Parks

Travel to Kenai Fjords National Park (Alaska), Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park (Hawaii), Carlsbad Caverns National Park (New Mexico), Bryce Canyon National Park (Utah), & Dry Tortugas National Park (Florida).  Hidden Worlds of Our National Parks

Nature: Live Web Cams & Lessons

Nature Lessons from NH State Parks:

  • videos, worksheets, activities, etc.
  • learn about wildlife, ecology, conservation, etc.

Nature Live Cams nature cams 

The world's leading philanthropic live nature cam network