For Kids

We've got the kids covered with online entertainment and support for school.

  • Alphabet Time

    Learning the sounds of language is an important step towards being able to read and write. Follow along with Krisha in these online videos.

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  • Auslan Storybooks

    Deaf and hearing people of all ages who use Auslan can enjoy a wide range of stories.

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  • Australia Reads

    Need some help choosing school books? Check out this list of award-winning books, selected with help from Leesa from The Little Bookroom.

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  • Code Like a Girl

    Tech Puzzles for Problem-Solvers is an educational game created by the team at Code Like a Girl for girls aged 8 and up! This free web-app exposes girls to the magic of code in a creative, playful and interactive environment.

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  • Dav Pilkey at Home

    Get creative and have fun with some of your favorite characters from Dog Man and Captain Underpants! New videos each Friday.

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  • Education Support

    Access quality educational resources to support children learning from home, including online homework help.

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  • Game of Loans Scratch Project

    Have a go creating your own Game of Loans game with Scratch.

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  • Get Moving

    Add some vibrant exercise to your daily routine with these activities.

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  • Google Arts and Culture Activity Book

    A wonderful art adventure awaits you, from ancient Egypt to outer space. Pick your travel companions: a pencil, a paint brush, your favorite color and imagination!

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  • Greg Heffley Home Activities

    So you're stuck at home with your whole family, your pets are sick of being taken for walks (especially the cat) and you've already read all of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid books. Never fear! Greg has come up with some daily challenges to keep you entertained. 

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  • Hour of Code

    Simple one-hour challenges designed to demystify "code" and show that anybody can learn the basics of computer science.

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  • Kids Ask Authors

    Kids Ask Authors is  a weekly 5-10 minute podcast where children’s book author/illustrator Grace Lin and a guest author answer one question from a child reader.

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  • Mars Rover

    Explore a 3D replica of the Martian surface exactly as it was recorded by NASA's Curiosity rover.

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  • Stay-at-Home Minecraft Challenge

    Show us your design skills and complete in our Minecraft building challenges.

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  • Moonhack

    Code your own planet-saving solution to water usage, to bush regeneration, to sustainability at home and more. Let’s save our planet, one project at a time!

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  • Programming for Kids

    This course is designed to help parents and educators introduce programming concepts to kids of all ages. (Library card needed)

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  • Short and Curly ABC Podcast

     A fast-paced fun-filled ethics podcast for kids and their parents, with questions and ideas to really get you thinking. It asks curly questions about animals, technology, school, pop culture and the future.

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  • Stay-at-Home Storytimes

    Watch us read popular books and sing familiar songs

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  • Staying Home

    A free eBook from Sally Nicholls and Viviane Schwarz describing the experience of a family of raccoons during experiencing lock-down restrictions.

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  • Storytime from Space

    Books read by astronauts from the International Space Station.

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