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tumblebooks

TumbleBooks Library – e-Books for e-Kids! Click the link below:
The TumblePremium is a collection of TumbleBooks (animated, talking picture books) with fiction, non-fiction and foreign language titles, Math Stories, Read-Alongs (chapter books with sentence highlighting and narration but no animation), Videos (from National Geographics), TumbleTV which consists of pre-set playlists of a sequence of books and Tumble Puzzles & Games. TumbleBooks are created from existing picture books, licensed from children’s book publishers and converted to the TumbleBook format.

TumbleMobile:
You can also access TP via any reading/mobile device that has an internet connection (for example: color nook, kindle fire, Ipads & Ipod touch).

Resources for Early Learning
Provides exciting, engaging media-rich learning opportunities for educators, parents, and caregivers of children. From detailed lesson plans to simple, everyday activities, you will find everything you need to help your children succeed.

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
Founded in 1926, The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
is the world’s largest organization working on behalf of young children with nearly 80,000
members, a national network of more than 300 state and local Affiliates, and a growing
global alliance of like-minded organizations.
 
Southeastern Regional Transit Authority
Provides regional bus service
 
Pace – (People Acting In Community Endeavors)
Programs include Housing Services, Fuel Assistance, SERVE/Emergency Food Bank, Health
Access, Dental Sealant Clinic, Grassroots support, The Family Center, Pace AmeriCorps/Youth
build, Clemente course in the Humanities, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program, Individual
Development Accounts Program
 
New Bedford Career Center
A federally funded one stop career center
 
New Bedford Housing Authority
Provides public housing and subsidized housing vouchers for qualified applicants
 
United Way
Provides funding for a variety of programs in the area
 
PAACA
A grassroots organization for the prevention and treatment of substance abuse.
 
Child and Family Services
Provides a wide range of mental health services for children, adults and families.
 
Greater New Bedford Health Center
Provides medical, dental and ancillary health services.
 
WIC
Provides free food and nutrition information for income qualified pregnant women, infants
and children under five.
 
Department of Transitional Assistance
Provides eligible individuals and families with food assistance, job assistance and cash assistance.
 
Snap Program (food stamps)
Financial assistance for food for income eligible individuals and families.
 
MassHealth
Provides comprehensive health insurance or assistance in paying for private insurance.
 
New Bedford Family Planning
Provides confidential, affordable and accessible reproductive health services for all ages.
 
The Women’s Center
Provides domestic violence, sexual assault and child trauma programs.
 
New Bedford Main Library
 
Rapp Program
An adolescent pregnancy prevention program.
 
M.O.L.I.F.E
Food pantry serving greater New Bedford
 
American Red Cross
 
Salvation Army
 
Children’s Trust Fund
Provides programs for promoting good parenting and strong families
 
Kennedy Donovan Early Intervention Program
Provides supportive service for persons with developmental disabilities and similar needs.
 
Schwartz Rehabilitation Center
An early intervention program
 
Big Brother-Big Sister Program
Matches children 6 to 18 years of age with mentors in professionally supported one on one
relationship.
 
Immigrants Assistance Center
Provides immigrant assistance with citizenship, deportation, housing, elderly services and
general case management.
 
Department of Health and Human Services (Child Development)
Parenting information and resource links regarding child development.
 
American Academy of Pediatrics
Resources, book and articles on child development.
 
National Association for Child Development
 

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RSS Class Updates

  • 8/14/2015
    Good evening :) Tomorrow, the school age children at 321 and 374 Rockdale Ave. will visit the Buttonwood Park Zoo. Have a great night!
  • 8/13/2015
    Good afternoon :) Reminders for tomorrow, August 13th are as follows: 321 Rockdale Ave. preschoolers will have a special visit from the "Fun Bus!" Sassaquin children will enjoy some yummy treats from the Rainbow Ice Cream Truck. Also, the toddlers at the 374 Rockdale Ave. site will go on a "jungle walk." Have a terrific […]
  • 8/10/2015
    Good afternoon :) The school age children at Dartmouth St. will visit Fort Taber on Monday, August 10th. Have a wonderful weekend!
  • 8/7/2015
    Reminders for tomorrow, August 7th are as follows: Church St. will be holding a 80's themed dance party. Children at the 321 Rockdale Ave. site will have a special visit from a storyteller to enjoy some tales around the "campfire." Have a great evening :)
  • 8/6/2015
    Good evening :) Tomorrow, the school age groups that attend 321 and 374 Rockdale Ave. will be going on a field trip to Fort Taber. School age children at the Sassaquin location will be going to Flagship Cinema. Have a great night!