Looking for a new way to entertain your family from home? Check out our themed Virtual Activity Kits with content for children of all ages. These kits include ebooks, streaming movies and music, craft activities, recipes, and more! Themes include Disney Days, Amazing Animals, Cooking up a Storm, and more!

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Looking for a new way to entertain your family from home? Check out our themed Virtual Activity Kits with content for children of all ages. These kits include ebooks, streaming movies and music, craft activities, recipes, and more! Themes include Disney Days, Amazing Animals, Cooking up a Storm, and more!

*You will need to log in with your library card to use TumbleBooks

 

Amazing Adventures!

Read: The Australian Boomerang Bonanza By Jeff Brown
Read The Australian Boomerang Bonanza by Jeff Brown to learn about what Flat Stanley gets up to while in Australia!

Watch: The Wild Thornberrys Movie
Watch The Wild Thornberrys Movie to see what trouble Eliza Thornberry finds herself in!

Read: A Ticket Around the World by Natalia Diaz and Melissa Owens
Read A Ticket Around the World by Natalia Diaz and Melissa Owens to learn about different countries, environments, and cultures!

Watch: Destination: Costa Rica
Watch Destination: Costa Rica and learn about their beautiful rainforests and volcanoes!

Watch: Travel with Kids: Botswana, Africa
Watch Travel with Kids: Botswana, Africa to learn about the animals that live in that country and how local villages live off the land.

Create: Create an original story map!
Create an original story map to help you write your next great adventure story!

 

Disney Days

Listen: Disney/Pixar Buddy Days
Listen to your favorite Disney and Pixar friend related songs!

Read: Who Was Walt Disney? By Whitney Stewart
Read this book to learn about Walt Disney’s life!

Listen: Hocus-Pocus and the All New Sequel by A. W. Jantha
Did you love the Hocus Pocus movie? Listen to the sequel on audiobook!

Read: Descendants: Isle of the Lost Comics by Melissa De La Cruz
Read Descendants: Isle of the Lost Comics graphic novel!

Watch: Disney Parks: Season 1
Watch Disney Parks: Season 1 to get a behind the scenes tour of your favorite theme park!

Create: Tangled Pom Pom Wall Hanging
Feeling crafty? Create a Tangled themed pom pom pillow!

 

Hooray for History: cool people you might not know

Read: Malala: Activist for Girls’ Education by Aurélia Fronty and Raphaele Frier
Learn about a young woman who stood up to the Taliban by reading Malala: Activist for Girls’ Education by Aurélia Fronty and Raphaele Frier.

Watch: Benny Goodman and Teddy Wilson
Learn about jazz musicians Benny Goodman and Teddy Wilson by watching this animated picture book!

Watch: Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré
Learn about the inspiring life of librarian and storyteller Pura Belpré by watching this animated picture book!

Read: The Day-Glo Brothers by Chris Barton
Have you ever heard of the Day-Glo brothers and the new kind of color they invented? Read The Day-Glo Brothers by Chris Barton to learn about their story!

Watch: Mary Cassatt
Mary Cassatt was a famous Impressionist artist. Learn all about her story by watching this video entitled Mary Cassatt.

Create: Choose a president that you don’t know anything about and research him!
Use this activity to research and learn about a United States President that you are unfamiliar with!

 

Captivating Crafts

Watch: Fabulous Family Photo Album
Watch Fabulous Family Photo Album to learn how to craft your own album.

Create: Pixel Craft with Perler Beads by Choly Knight
Want to melt some Perler beads? Read Pixel Craft with Perler Beads by Choly Knight and create something new!

Create: Earth-Friendly Crafts by Kathy Ross and Céline Malépart
Use those leftover bottles and clothes and recycle them into cool earth-friendly crafts! Read Earth-Friendly Crafts by Kathy Ross and Céline Malépart to learn how.

Read: Creative Steps
Find craft activities by reading Creative Steps!

Create: Rock Crafts by Betsy Rathburn
Read Rock Crafts by Betsy Rathburn to create some rockin’ crafts!

 

Daring Dinosaurs

Read: Dancing Dinos Go to School by Sally Lucas
Check out this early reader about dancing dinosaurs in a school library!

Watch: Dinosaurs 101
Watch Dinosaurs 101 to get a quick rundown on important dino related information!

Read: Here Comes Destructosaurus by Aaron Reynolds and Jeremy Tankard
Read the hilarious Here Comes Destructosaurus by Aaron Reynolds and Jeremy Tankard!

Read: Dinosaur Boy by Cory Putman Oakes
Looking for a book that makes you laugh? Read Dinosaur Boy by Cory Putman Oakes!

Watch: Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs by Mo Willems
Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs is a fractured fairy tale that won’t fail to make you laugh! Watch the animated picture book on InfoBase!

Create: Dinosaur Amigurumi craft
Amigurumi crafts are all the rage right now! Craft your favorite Dinosaur amigurumi style.

 

Specktacular Science

Read: Bones Never Lie by Elizabeth MacLeod
Read Bones Never Lie by Elizabeth MacLeod to learn about how forensics solved the deaths of famous historical figures throughout time, including Napoleon!

Watch: Desertification
Watch Desertification to learn about earth science and how desertification is destroying farmland, especially in the Sahel region of Africa and the Aral Sea.

Watch: Kid Science: Gross Science
Watch Kid Science: Gross Science to learn about all of the gross science experiments you can do at home!

Watch: Science Kids: Earth and Our Solar System
Learn about the Earth and the Milky Way galaxy by watching Science Kids: Earth and Our Solar System.

Watch: Real World Science: Rocks and Minerals
Focus on earth science and learn about rocks and minerals by watching Real World Science: Rocks and Minerals.

Create: Model of Earth & Moon Orbit
Practice your new science skills by creating a model of the Earth and Moon’s orbit!

 

Cooking Up a Storm

Read: From the Desk of Zoey Washington by Janae Marks
Interested in cooking stories? Read From the Desk of Zoey Washington by Janae Marks where the main character auditions for the Food Network's Kids Bake Challenge!

Create: Super Good Baking for Kids by Duff Goldman
Check out Super Good Baking for Kids by Duff Goldman for some awesome recipes that you can create at home!

Watch: Gastro Blast!: Season 1
Watch Gastro Blast!: Season 1 to learn about food related science experiments!

Create: Cooking Class Global Feast by Deanna F. Cook
Read Cooking Class Global Feast by Deanna F. Cook to learn how to cook and celebrate global cuisine. Try a new recipe!

Watch: Jay’s Jungle: Cooking
Watch Jay’s Jungle: Cooking to learn about which foods need to be cooked and which are okay to eat raw.

 

Spooky Stories

Listen: The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud and Miranda Raison
Interested in ghost stories? Check out The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud and Miranda Raison.

Create: Super Scary Art by Emily Kington
Embrace your creepy side and read Super Scary Art by Emily Kington to figure out what to craft next!

Watch: D.W.’s Stray Netkitin & Bats in the Belfry
Enjoy spooky stories by watching D.W.’s Stray Netkitin & Bats in the Belfry.

Read: Scary Godmother by Jill Thompson
Read this scary Halloween adventure to get into the spooky season!

Watch: The Mystery of the Undead
Watch The Mystery of the Undead to find out if Kyla and E.B. run into zombies, vampires, or other scary friends!

 

Amazing Animals

Read: National Geographic Kids
Check out this edition of National Geographic Kids to learn about Margay’s which are the ultimate tree cats!

Read: Animal Tales
Read this edition of Animal Tales to see the 50 cutest animal babies!

Watch: Complex Animals
Watch Complex Animals to learn about the inner workings of animals.

Watch: Animals with Cameras: Episode 1
Ever wondered what it’s like to see the world from a Meerkat’s perspective? Watch Animals with Cameras to find out!

Read: Animals Nobody Loves by Seymour Simon
Read Animals Nobody Loves by Seymour Simon to learn new information about spiders, piranhas, rattlesnakes and more!

Create: Animal Wood Slices
Love animal related decorations? Turn your favorite animal into an Animal Wood Slice!

 

Fantastic Fractured Fairy Tales

Read: Flunked by Jen Calonita
Read about a Fairy Tale Reform School where famous villains such as the Big Bad Wolf, the Evil Queen, and Cinderella’s Stepmother are the teachers in Flunked by Jen Calonita.

Read: Twisted Fairy Tales: Snow White and the Seven Robots by Stewart Ross and Chris Jevons
This fractured fairy tale finds Snow White stranded in space! Can her seven robot friends help her fix her spacecraft to defeat the Star Queen? Read Snow White and the Seven Robots by Stewart Ross and Chris Jevons to find out.

Watch: Christmas Fairy Tales By the Fire
Start a new holiday tradition by watching Christmas Fairy Tales By the Fire!

Read: Twisted Fairy Tales: Little Rude Riding Hood by Jo Franklin and Chris Jevons
In this book you will find a nice polite wolf and a rude Little Red Riding Hood. Will the wolf be able to teach Little Rude Riding Hood how to be nice? Read Twisted Fairy Tales: Little Rude Riding Hoodby Jo Franklin and Chris Jevons to find out.

Read: The Wishing Spell by Chris Colfer
Have you ever wanted to meet your favorite fairy tale characters in real life? Alex and Conner Bailey find themselves in that exact situation when they fall into their storytime book. Will they be able to get past witches, wolves, goblins, and trolls to make their way back home? Read The Wishing Spell by Chris Colfer to find out!

Create: Rapunzel’s Flower Cupcakes
Feel like baking? Create Rapunzel’s Flower Cupcakes with this recipe!