Curated by the National Library Board Singapore (NLB), discoverReads is a platform that houses interactive activities for students from pre-school all the way up to secondary school. There are resources to spark your child's interest in reading, learn about S.T.E.A.M. subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math), and engage in craft activities.
The content is divided by school level:
There's a wide range of activities that can be done from home with fun printable activities, discussion worksheets, and literary resources.
You'll find downloadable activity sheets for parents to engage in various activities with their children, from making puppets and masks, to learning counting and early literacy activities.
There are a whole host of resources for parents to engage students in as well as to spark their love for reading.
Reading interest profile - Not sure what type of books you enjoy most? You can discover your reading interest profile here.
Kids Lit Quiz - Test your literary knowledge
Learn about S.T.E.A.M. - Learn different STEAM subjects through these printable activities
Engage my Child in Reading - Guides for parents to kickstart their children's reading journey as well as how to instill a love for reading in their children.
Book Recommendations - Suggested reads by schooling level. You can also borrow the ebooks.
Children can enjoy online storytelling sessions with the NLB's librarians. Done in the four official languages, the storytelling sessions are suitable for kids from 4-10 years old.
It'll be good, we promise 😊