Hoopla at the Marin County Free Library and the San Francisco Public Library If you're running out of books to read, register for a Hoopla account by visiting hoopladigital.com, or by using our mobile app on your IOS or Android device. You will need to provide an email address, create a password and have your library account information ready. Then check out eBooks and eAudiobooks for free!
With Hoopla, there's no waiting, so your whole book club or class could read the same book at the same time! Hoopla has popular series like Warriors, Wings of Fire, I Survived, 39 Clues, Masterminds & Big Nate and popular authors like Stuart Gibbs, Alan Gratz, Lemony Snicket, Katherine Applegate, Mac Barnett & Dav Pilkey. And here are a few new titles you won't want to miss: New Kid (which just won the 2020 Newbery Award), The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise, A Wolf Called Wander, Pax, & Mananaland, Checkout time 3 weeks. Limit 8 titles per month. Also download the Libby app (aka Overdrive) then search the thousands of digital items in the great big Marinet catalog
Just Plain Fun for Upper School!
Literary quizzes! Are you the hero or the villain? Find out.
Cooking with Kids: Best Sites and Videos for Young Home Chefs and Their Grown-ups
Here are eight of the best sites for kid-friendly cooking videos. All of the sites have free information and are chock full of recipes and ideas. We have highlighted one fun or interesting video from each site.
Podcasts for K-12 Chefs | Kidcasts. "Is cooking during quarantine becoming a chore? Food-inspired podcasts for kids can help them get in on the action. That could mean anything from help with a burgeoning bread-baking hobby to ideas for preparing those mystery beans on the top shelf." from SLJ
You have been set up with free remote access to PebbleGo, PebbleGo Next and Capstone Interactive eBooks. We hope these resources are helpful to your school and your students during this sensitive time.