Finkelstein Memorial Library

The Children's Department

845-352-5700, ext. 237/238

Finkelstein Library: Help with your homework

The following links are designed to help children, parents, and teachers use the Internet effectively and safely for information and entertainment.

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Homework Help

 

Games!

Don't forget! The library offers in-person help with your homework. Please see the Children's Calendar for dates and times.   Come to Game Night at the library. Please see the Children's Calendar for dates and times.
     

English

 

Fun and Educational

Word Wise: help with spelling   Disney Games
Wow! Grammar from Scholastic Magazine's Homework Hub   PBS Kids
Tips on getting started writing essays   FunBrain: give your mind a workout
The Reading Zone   NASA Space Place
    Nick.com and NickJr.com: for babies and toddlers

Math

  BrainPop: extraordinary learning games
First in Math   Big Fish Games: a new game every day!
A+ Homework Helper for Math   Kaboose Kids Domain
Cool Math 4 Kids    
Math Playground: Pre-school through grade 6    
PBS Math for Kids Calculator    
   

Science

 

For Parents and Teachers

Animals: The Smithsonian Zoo   Getting Ready to Read!: Reading skills starting with pre-school.
Weather: WeatherWiz Kids   Primera Escuela: Actividades Infantiles y EducaciĆ³n Preescolar
Astronomy: Kids Astronomy   Online Safety: Using the Internet safely for children and teens
Human Body: KidsHealth!   Sites for Parents
Science Fair: Discovery Education   Sites for Teachers (Don't forget Cyber Schoolbus!)
     

Social Studies

 

Local School Information

Geography: National Geographic for Kids   East Ramapo Central School District
US Government: Ben's Guide for Kids  

 

Current Events: Time Magazine for Kids (and Teachers)  
History: Kidipede ~ history encyclopedia for kids    
World Culture: Global Trek    

 

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