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Lexile? AR? F&P? What's the Story With Reading Levels?

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Online Homework Tools

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Downloads for Kids

Overdrive: eBooks and Audio eBooks for Kids

Storytime Schedule (PDF)

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Back to School Homework Tools

RBdigital: Audio eBooks for Kids

Jaren Ducker’s List for Young Readers

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Best & Brightest Children's & Teen Books of 2019

Transitional Chapter Books Featuring Kids of Color

Talking about Feelings

Talking about Feelings

CLEL Bell Silver Bell Award Winners

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Go on a shape scavenger hunt!

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Play and Learn with Your Food

CultureGrams: Information About Countries

Events for Kids

Best & Brightest Children's Poetry of 2019

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DIY: Build Your Child's Ultimate Reading List

Resources for Talking With Kids About Race

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Read Around the World

Must-Read 2nd-4th Grade Chapter Books

TumbleBooks: Talking Picture Books

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Back to School Books

Book Covers: Kick It, Mo!, Fox is Late, King & Kayla and the Case of the Mysterious Mouse, Charlie & Mouse

Tips and Recommendations for Beginning Readers

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"Play is the Work of Childhood" - Mr. Rogers

Baby and Nature

Nature Play

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Making Reading a Conversation

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Early Literacy at the Grocery Store

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Celebrating Gratitude

Nature Play Books

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Clean Together

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Scavenger Hunt: Make Learning Fun!

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Learning the World

Homework Help for Teens

Great Nonfiction Books for 4th Graders

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You need a box to think outside of it

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Creative Curriculum

Great Fiction Books for 4th Graders

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Incorporating Literacy Into Play

Great Fiction Books for 5th Graders

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LGBTQIA+ Books for Kids and Families

Best & Brightest Chapter Books of 2019

Colorful Coloradans: Biographies For Kids

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A Molly Brown Reading List

Animal Scientists

Potty Training Books

Best & Brightest Children's Spanish Books of 2019

Car Time is Fun Time!

Great Fiction Books for 7th Graders

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Read Locally!

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Use music to help your child develop language!

8 Kids' Books About Llamas

Bookflix: Video Storybooks Paired with Nonfiction eBooks

Babies Need Words Every Day

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Kids' Online Resources for Colorado Research

Must-Read Children's Poetry Books

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Letter Sound Books

Great Fiction Books for 3 to 4 Year Olds

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Nonfiction Picture Books That Tell a Story

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Talk With Your Baby

New & Coming Soon Books for Developing Readers

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Think Outside the (Crayon) Box for Fun Fine Motor Development

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Books for Social, Emotional and Academic Learning

Raising globally minded children

Teaching Diversity: A Place to Begin

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Ready, Play, Write!

New & Coming Soon Chapter Books


Phone-a-Story: 720-865-8500

Librarian Recommended Booktalks for K-3rd Graders

Great Nonfiction Books for 6th Graders

Great Fiction Books for 1st Graders

Great Fiction Books for 3rd Graders

Best & Brightest Children's Audiobooks of 2019

If You Liked Harry Potter

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Take a Hike!

Great Fiction Books for 6th Graders

Books for New Siblings

Best & Brightest Beginning Readers of 2019

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Pots and Pans: Music for the Brain

Awesome Picture Books for Older Kids

Getting Started: Beginning Readers by Level

Great Fiction Books for Kindergartners

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Skills for Developing Readers

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Everyday Math

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Conversations, Conversations Everywhere

Great Nonfiction Books for 1st Graders

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Disability Experiences in Chapter Books

Sci-Fi and Fantasy Featuring Kids of Color

Best & Brightest Graphic Novels of 2019

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Baby Play and Learn

Great Books for Babies

Great Chapter Books for Developing Readers

Best & Brightest Board Books of 2019

High School (Gale In Context)

Best & Brightest Children's Biographies of 2019

Check Out a Bookpack

Adventure Picture Books

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Must-Read Lists - Children's Core Collections

Books to Help With Research and Writing Reports

Great Fiction Books for 2nd Graders

Must-Read 4th-6th Grade Chapter Books

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The Vestibular System and Movement

Great Fiction Books for 8th Graders

Best & Brightest Picture Books of 2019

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Reading Nonfiction Books with Babies and Toddlers

Best & Brightest Children's Nonfiction of 2019

Fascinating Nonfiction Books for Developing Readers

Chapter Books to Read Aloud Together

NoveList K-8 Plus: Book Suggestions and Information

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Resources for Developing Readers

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Find Books for Your Developing Reader

If You Liked Narwhal and Jelly

Great Nonfiction Books for 7th Graders

New Nonfiction Books to Entertain, Educate and Delight

Girls Rule! Middle Grade Fiction With Strong Female Characters

Free Museum and Cultural Passes

CultureGrams States

Must-Read Beginning Readers

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Help Your Child Get Ready to Read

Great Nonfiction Books for 3rd Graders

Explora for Kids: Research Articles and Facts

24/7 Online Reference

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Building Confidence Through Art

Great Nonfiction Books for 5th Graders

Great Nonfiction Books for 3 to 4 Year Olds

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Ask Questions

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Find Award Winning Books for Kids and Teens

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Learning Outside in Summer

The Library Book by Tom Chapin, cover

Singing and Memory

If You Liked Percy Jackson

New & Coming Soon Picture Books

Great Nonfiction Books for 2nd Graders

Egg Shaker

Use Your Shaker Egg

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Meaningful Reading with Family Photo Books

Great Books for 2 to 3 Year Olds

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Bright By Text

You Choose: Engaging Interactive Books

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Spanish Resources at the Denver Public Library

One-on-one Help with School Assignments

Great Nonfiction Books for 8th Graders

Great Nonfiction Books for Kindergarteners

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Reading Aloud to Your Developing Reader

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Matching Colors

Little University (PDF)

Book Spines

Children's Historical Collection at the Denver Public Library

If You Liked Diary of a Wimpy Kid or Dork Diaries