Parents/Caregivers

Welcome to Kids’ Port!
This site was designed by librarians in the Mid-Hudson Library System for children from preschool to age 10 and their parents. As always, parents/caregivers are encouraged to explore the Internet with their children to find sites appropriate for their reading and maturity levels.

Apps For Kids

 

Family Literacy

Hudson Valley Family Fun

Preschool Fun

Check out these great web sites for fun activities for your preschooler. From Bob the Builder to Thomas the Tank Engine, drawing, coloring, stories and more.

Reading Clicks

You are your child’s first and most important teacher. Read to them from birth, encourage them to tell stories and read to you when they are able. Here are lots of sites that you and your child can explore to make the reading experience fun for everyone.

Staying Safe and Sharp

Kinship Caregivers – Help for Caregivers other than Parents, from NY State
MedlinePlus Parenting (from National Institute of Health)