Limited In Building Services - Facecoverings are required for those over 2 yrs.
Curbside Pick-up will still be available by appointment.

Kids Corner

Storytime Online

October 2, 2020

This week, with permission from Chronicle Books, Ms. Ranea reads/sings Old MacDonald Had a Boat by Steve Goetz, illustrated by Eda Kaban.

Happy National Playdough Day!

September 16, 2020

Try this no-cook playdough recipe from the Artful Parent. It’s a simple recipe that uses common kitchen ingredients.

Read-Aloud Revival

September 11, 2020

Looking for great read-aloud suggestions or homeschooling advice? Check out the Read-Aloud Revival blog and podcast. Sarah Mackenzie has a passion for reading and books for all ages. She is a homeschool mom of five children. Check out the Read-Aloud website here: https://readaloudrevival.com/

1000 Hours Outside

August 25, 2020

Take the 1000 Hours Challenge! 1000 Hours Outside is an organization that encourages parents and kids to engage in more outdoor play and nature learning. Ginny, the organization’s founder, is also a homeschooling mom who is always happy to share resources and tips with parents considering homeschooling for their families.

Follow them on Instagram and Facebook @1000hoursoutside!

Bookworm Buddies Craft Project Tutorial 8/18

August 18, 2020

Here is the video tutorial for today’s craft project!

Tumble Book Library

Tumble Book Library

Online library of children's books. No app needed, just a computer or tablet.

You will need a Peotone Library Card to access!

Homework Help

We have so many amazing resources for kids, parents, and teens. Do you have research for a project you need to do? Need help citing something? Want to find a book on a specific topic? We are here to help!

Come into the library or email Miss Ranea!

We have most textbooks from the Peotone Schools. Textbooks can only be used in the library and are not for check out.

6 Ingenious Homework Help Sites

Math Help

For Parents

Helping your Child with Homework

Illinois Book Awards

The Monarch Award: Illinois' K-3 Readers' Choice Award

The Monarch Award is designed to encourage children to read critically and become familiar with children's books, authors and illustrators. The these books intended for Kindergardners through 3rd graders.

MONARCH 2017 MASTER LIST

The Bluestem Award: Illinois' Grades 3-5 Readers' Choice Award

The award is designed for students in grades 3-5 who are ready for longer titles than found on the Monarch list, but not quite ready for the sophistication of some of the Rebecca Caudill titles. The award may include both timeless classics and current titles, as well as books that have appeared on Monarch and Rebecca Caudill lists.

BLUESTEM 2017 MASTER LIST

The Rebecca Caudill Award: Illinois' Grades 5-8 Readers' Choice Award

The Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award is an annual award given to the author of the book voted most outstanding by students in grades four through eight in participating Illinois schools.  A list of 20 books are published in the Spring and the final award winner is chosen from this list.

REBECCA CAUDILL 2018 MASTER LIST