Inquiring Minds

Note: many of the activities require "Adobe Flash"

The zero hundreds is the place to look for World Records or a Bigfoot book.

Teachers and students are granted permission to use all of the free images in this collection.

"What are you wondering?"

The 100s books explain feelings you've had, from happy to grumpy or even sad.

Howard B. Wigglebottom (We Do Listen)
animated books/songs and lessons

Tess's tree / written by Jess Brallier
Tess's favorite tree is damaged in a storm and must be cut down.Tess grieves for her beloved tree, but then gathers her friends and family together for a celebration of life of her tree. 
Activity:  Online coloring page

Middle School Survival Game (M.A.S.H.)

The 200s have religious books to read, or myths and legends, if that is what you need.


The 300s books tell of environmental and social issues, and how we celebrate in many ways.

Climate Kids
offers kids clear answers to questions on global climate change through sections on weather, air, the ocean, fresh water, carbon, energy, plants and animals and technology. Includes educational games, activities, crafts, videos and information on green careers.

Earth Rangers

UNICEF "Little Book of Children's Rights & Responsibilities"

On the 400s shelf, languages and grammar abound.

Wacky Web Tales

United for Literacy
Free digital access to picture books, narrated in many languages.

The 500s shelf is the place to explore, science, math, or a dinosaur.

Build Your Wild Self

Canadian Museum of Nature
Fossils and Dinosaurs

Animal Info Books (Sea World/Busch Gardens)
In-depth details about animals, environments, conservation issues, and much more.

San Diego Zoo Kids

Science Bob
Science experiments


NASA Kids' Club
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

The 600's books are your best bets, for health, cars, and friendly pets.

has trainloads of accurate, up-to-date information about growth, food & fitness, childhood infections, immunizations, lab tests, medical and surgical conditions, and the latest treatments.

Alberta Health Services - Healthy Eating Starts Here

Dear Canada - try out recipes from our past

Design Squad Global
be creative and learn that engineering can be fun

Calgary Humane Society

Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society

The 700s shelf has books of all sorts, for drawing, music, and even sports.

Chrome Music Lab
Collection of experiments to explore how music works.

Tate Gallery (London, England)
Online art activities for kids

Jackson Pollock (1912-1956)
best known for drip "splatter" painting

Knowledge Kids
free educational games

Make Stuff (Capstone Kids)

Decorate a virtual Ukranian Pysanky Easter Egg

The 800s is the place to for poetry and literature.

How to make a book
Find out how Todd Parr makes his books

Dav's Fun Stuff
Learn How to draw Captain Underpants, Create your own superhero cape, do a Robo-Boxers word challenge and more!

Rainbow Magic
dress your own magical fairy

Create a Comic
Graphix Comic Builder - Amulet, Bone, Nnewts, Smile

13 facts about Roald Dahl

In the 900s there's geography, people, places, and history.

Hieroglypic Typewriter
What does your name look like in Ancient Egyptian.

Canada Close Up:  Provinces & Territories Puzzle Game

Canadian Geographic (CG) Map of Canada
Have fun piecing together a map of Canada.

Master list of Canadian Colouring Pages

Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

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