Tumble Books

TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love



mouse features hundreds of fun and interactive games, each designed to teach a specific educational concept. 

Helpful Links For Students, Parents, & Teachers

Media Reviews
by Age

Common Sense Media

Find Great Media for Kids by Age and Type.

Find book, game, television, movie, and app reviews. Sort by age and type of media. Find reviews specifically for parents and educators.

You can also find family guides and parental concerns.

Learning Express

The resources here can help students in elementary, middle, and high school prepare
for important tests, get extra help with assignments, and boost their skills in
important subjects.


Homework help for parents.

Homework is an important part of learning, but sometimes parents find it hard to keep up with what needs to be done. Here is a range of resources to point you in the right direction. There are also some useful tips and help sheets to improve study skills in these areas.

  • Coalition for Children
  • Day Care Search
  • Internet Safety - Video
  • Online Safety
  • Parent Resource Network - PATH
  • PBS  Parents
  • Scholastic Parents
  • Texas PTA
  • Avalon ISD 
  • Ennis ISD
  • Ferris ISD
  • Italy ISD
  • Maypearl ISD
  • Midlothian ISD
  • Milford ISD
  • Palmer ISD
  • Red Oak ISD​
  • ​Waxahachie ISD
  • Clift Elementary Library
  • Dunaway Elementary Library
  • Felty Elementary Library
  • Marvin Elementary Library
  • Shackelford Elementary Library
Jr. High School
  • Coleman Jr. High Library

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