Children

Children’s Programs

Parsippany Library (Main Library)

Lake Hiawatha Branch Library

Mount Tabor Branch Library


Summer Reading

Check out our Summer Reading book section today!  Reserve your copy today by searching through the catalog here.

Follow this link to view the 2016 middle school and high school assignments.


Research Guides for GRO Projects

Below are links for research guides, prepared by Lake Hiawatha Children’s Librarians, for the following GRO topics.

GRO 1 Space Exploration Research Guide Spring 2016

GRO 2 Math Research Guide 2014-2015

GRO 2 Medieval Times Research Guide 2015-2016

GRO 3 Architecture Research Guide 2014-2015

GRO 3 Inventions Research Guide 2015-2016

GRO 4 Crime Scene Forensics Research Guide 2014-2015

GRO 4 Shakespeare Elizabethan Era Research Guide 2015-2016

GRO 5 Archaeology Research Guide 2015-2016

GRO 5 Brain Mind Connection Research Guide 2015-2016


Best Books for Libraries – 2015 Elementary School

Best Books for Libraries – 2014 Elementary School

10 Reasons for Teachers to Use the Library


Helpful Websites for Kids


PARCC Online Practice Tests

http://parcc.pearson.com/practice-tests/


Tumble Book Library (Free Online Book Daily)

http://daily.tumblebooks.com/


Homework Help

B.J. Pinchbeck’s Homework Helper
Tutor.com

General Health Information

Kids.gov, The Official Kids’ Portal for the U.S. Government – Health Information
KidsHealth
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services – HHS for Kids
U.S. Food and Drug Administration – Kids’ Home Page
HealthyNJ – Just For Kids


Dental Health Information

Healthy Teeth
American Dental Association – Animations & Games
American Dental Hygienists’ Association – Kids Stuff

Fitness Information

American Council on Exercise – Youth Fitness
American Council on Exercise – Youth Fitness
BAM! (Body And Mind!) Department of Health and Human Services Center for Disease Control and Prevention
The President’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Explorations: Kids
United States Department of Agriculture – MyPyramid.gov for Kids
USDA/ARS Children’s Nutrition Research Center at Baylor College of Medicine – Web Links Just for Kids

Fun Websites

NASA
Dinosaur Museum
Nickelodeon
Wonderopolis
Branch Locations
Main Library 449 Halsey Road
Parsippany, NJ 07054
(973) 887-5150
Lake Hiawatha 68 Nokomis Avenue
Lake Hiawatha, NJ 07034
(973) 335-0952
Mount Tabor 31 Trinity Park
Mount Tabor, NJ 07878
(973) 627-9508
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