Children’s Room

Safe Spaces to Learn

Here at Bridgton Public Library we support safe learning environments. The following websites are a mixture of educational and fun websites for kids to use at the library and at home.

Explore these websites with your children to foster good computer skills using age appropriate material.


DK Encyclopedia

Merriam Webster – Word Central: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Rhyming

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Maine: An Encyclopedia

Maine Memory Network

Native American Tribes of Maine

Wabanaki Nations – Abbe Museum

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Websites for Young Children


Boowa and Kwala

Disney Jr

Fisher Price

Nickelodeon Jr

PBS Kids

Sesame Street

Sheppard’s Software – Learning Games


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Websites for Older Children

DK Find Out!

Harper Collins Book Games


Jig Zone

LOL Disney


Sheppard’s Software – Learning Games

Slime Kids

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Math Websites for Kids

Bedtime Math

Cool Math

DK – Math

Fun Brain -Math

Khan Academy

I Practice Math

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Reading and Writing Websites for Kids

Between The Lions

DK – Language Arts

Fun Brain – Reading

PBS – Reading Games

Sesame Street – Rhyme Time

Sesame Street – Story Circle

Sesame Street – Words Are Everywhere

Shepard Software – Language Arts Games

Spelling City

Starfall – Learn to Read with Phonics

Story Online

Story Place

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Science Websites for Kids

Animal Games & Puzzles

Biology and Natural Science – American Museum of Natural History

DK – Prehistoric Animals and Dinosaurs

National Geographic – Animals

National Geographic – Prehistoric Animals (Dinosaurs!)

National Geographic – Science

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Social Studies Websites for Kids

AnthropOlogy – American Museum of Natural History

ArchaeOlogy – American Museum of Natural History

Ben‘s Guide to Government

DK – World History

Crash Course World History – YouTube Channel

iCivics – Voting, Government, and Rights

National Geographic – Countries

National Geographic – Native Americans

National Geographic – USA States

Parts Geek – World Geography, Cartography, and Mapping Skills

World Atlas

World Religions – URI

Zoroastrainism – March Cultural Bag

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Space Websites for Kids

DK Find Out – Space

National Geographic – Space

NASA for Kids

NASA Space Place

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