youth resources and links
Services For

Teachers and Parents

Schedule a visit to MRL or we can come to your facility with our outreach pop-up library. Contact Youth Services staff for details.
765-966-8291 Ext. 1128

• College Links to databases and important information. (Coming soon.)

Helpful Parenting Links

Color in Colorado!
English as a second language – Helping kids learn to read…and succeed. Information, activities, and advice for Spanish-speaking parents and educators of English language

American Academy of Pediatrics
AAP’s mission is to be committed to the attainment of optimal, physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children and young adults.

HomeSchool World
The official site of Practical Home schooling magazine and The Big Book of Home Learning / Mary Pride’s Complete Guide to Home schooling.

KidSource Online
A web site filled with information about helping your child succeed in school and life.

Educational reviews of software for kids to use.

The Stuttering Foundation
A non-profit organization helping those who stutter.

Join us as we explore the positive talents that give rise to dyslexia, and share our knowledge about the best ways for dyslexic people to learn.

Literacy Center
The LiteracyCenter.Net serves more than a million free literacy lessons a month to children in 141 countries. It provides safe learning activities for parents and teachers to share with young children. All online lessons are free of advertising and free of charge.

Food for Tots 
Features recipes, nutrition tips and cooking tools to help parents of fussy eaters or children with food allergies.

Get Netwise
The GetNetWise coalition wants Internet users to be only “one click away” from the resources they need to make informed decisions about their and their family’s use of the Internet.

Nursery Rhymes and other Fun Stuff
Text versions of your favorite nursery rhymes.

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