|Links & Resources
Here you will find a few helpful links...
For Parents, Grandparents and Teachers
PBS Parents Guides to Reading and Language- Offers proven ways to make reading fun for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers, plus shows parents easy, effective activities to keep a child's reading skills sharp.
UpToTen at School- Offers FREE teacher lesson plans, entirely bilingual — French and English.
Kidsites.com- Great sites for kids! The leading guide to the best in kids' websites.
Grandparents Magazine - Picks kid-tested books for babies and preschoolers, offer toy reviews, baby products and more. FREE newsletter with recipes, craft ideas, gift ideas and more! Printable coloring pages * Craft ideas * Freebies & Deals * Special offers from partners * Entry in all Contests and Sweepstakes.
Babies & Books - Is a Mid-Hudson Library System literacy initiative promoting early language development awareness and skills expertise in families with newborns up to age 3. Get your FREE single review copy of "Babies & Books from the Beginning," or a Spanish version, "Los Ninos, Los Libros desde el Principio."
LookSmart Education— Here's where to look for advice and tips on on pregnancy, nutrition, parenting and family fun.
Fisher-Price Online-Play and learn with your infant or toddler using online games and activities.
sitesforparents.com - Top parenting sites ranked by popularity
Between the Lions - Gets kids wild about reading!
Animal Planet - Explores animals, learn more about pets, play fun games, and much more.
Fisher-Price - Features educational games, coloring pages, cute stories, and a downloadable screen saver and wallpaper. The little people in your house should enjoy it!
The Suessville Site - Highlights Dr. Seuss and his books, plus offers games and activities.
UpToTen.com — Fun, kid-friendly, online educational games for 0-10 years.
StarFall- an award winning site - Primarily designed for first grade, Starfall is also useful for pre-kindergarten, kindergarten and second grade. Starfall is perfect for home schooling.
Sesame Street- Activity-based, public service site:Games, music & more.
DLTK WebSite -Discover crafts for kids (newborn to 13). It's an activity-packed site with a variety of fun, printable children's crafts, coloring pages and more including projects for holidays, educational themes and some favorite cartoon characters
For Writers, Authors and Publishers
American Author Websites - Offers powerful, affordable, and easy to use websites, specifically designed for authors.
Bookmarket.com - Includes over 100 proven book-marketing tips, publishing resources and free reports.
Para Publishing - Features 400 pages of information, resources and help for authors and publishers.
The Writer Gazette - Offers comprehensive submission information, resource listings, links plus a free newsletter.
Writers Weekly - One of the best websites for writers and the highest-circulation freelance writing ezine in the world!