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Nonfiction Articles (Upper Grades)

Informational Websites for Children

eBook Subscriptions

eBooks By Individual Purchase

Free Read Aloud Websites

Newbery Medal Award Books

A US award presented each year to the author of the best US children's book. It was established in 1922 and is presented by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association. It is named after John Newbery (1713-67), an Englishman who published children's books.   

*Mostly upper grade chapter books

2019: Merci Suárez Changes Gears, written by Meg Medina 

2018: Hello, Universe by Erin Entrada Kelly 

2017: The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill 

2016: Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Peña 

2015: The Crossover by Kwame Alexander 

2014: Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures by Kate DiCamillo

2013: The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate 

2012: Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos 

2011: Moon over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool 

2010: When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead 

2009: The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman, illus. by Dave McKean 

2008: Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village by Laura Amy Schlitz 

2007: The Higher Power of Lucky by Susan Patron, illus. by Matt Phelan 

2006: Criss Cross by Lynne Rae Perkins 

2005: Kira-Kira by Cynthia Kadohata 

2004: The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread by Kate DiCamillo 

2003: Crispin: The Cross of Lead by Avi 

2002: A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park

2001: A Year Down Yonder by Richard Peck 

2000: Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis 

1999: Holes by Louis Sachar 

1998: Out of the Dust by Karen Hesse 

1997: The View from Saturday by E.L. Konigsburg 

1996: The Midwife's Apprentice by Karen Cushman 

1995: Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech 

1994: The Giver by Lois Lowry

1993: Missing May by Cynthia Rylant 

1992: Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor 

1991: Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli 

1990: Number the Stars by Lois Lowry 

Caldecott Award Winners 

An annual award in the U.S. for an outstanding juvenile book's illustrations.

Reading Practice for Children

Live Streaming Animal Websites for Children

Virtual Field Trips (Upper Elementary)

Free Learning Websites for Children

Websites with Free 30 Day Trial / Paid Subscription

STEM Activities (Science Technology Engineering  Mathematics) 

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