Learn-at-Home & Online Fun

Information and activities to help stay in and keep brains sharp at home

Marshalltown School District’s Learn At Home Page
Marshalltown Public Library’s Online Reading Challenges with Beanstack

Learning Sites

Fun educational activities & video clips from favorite PBS Shows

Iowa State Engineering Kids
STEM activities and LEGO build challenges for students

DK Find Out

Info on all kinds of topics for kids

Educational activities and games with free account, includes Brainzy

Science Center of Iowa
At home science activity ideas and links

Find & Share About Good Books

Book Hive

Kids can read and make book recommendations


On all kinds of popular topics


Read-alikes, author information, booklists, lexile info

Book Connections
Ideas for good books, videos with authors, and more

Random Learning & Fun

Build vocabulary

And help fight world hunger

Shaped Hub

Free teaching resources, including activities, lessons, downloadables, and videos for K–12 students. 


Program your own video games and animations

Stop Bullying

Being an upstander, dealing with bullying

Check out our amazing online resources that can be used from home, by registering with your library card*

Need to sign up for a card during our closure? Register for a Digital-Only Library Card.
Or, if you already have a card and don’t know your barcode number, contact us for help.

*Some digital materials, including all streaming video and downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks, are only available to residents of Marshalltown, rural Marshall County, Haverhill, and Ferguson.