Kanopy Kids is a great way to keep your little one busy. With books that come alive to educational and entertaining movies and television shows, Kanopy Kids is a safe and fun database for the whole family to enjoy. And, the best part, it’s completely free. Simply use your library card to access Kanopy and click on the “Go to Kanopy Kids” tab on the top right of your homepage. 

Another great thing about Kanopy Kids is that it doesn’t use up your Kanopy viewing credits. You have unlimited access to Kanopy Kids with absolutely no strings attached. The only question is, what will you read and watch today?

Every other week we’ll dive into a new and fun offering that you can find on Kanopy Kids. Along with a book/movie review and links to other great resources. I hope you will come back often and explore with us the amazing world of Kanopy Kids.

This weeks Kanopy Kids selection:


Snowflake Bentley by Jacqueline Briggs Martin

Snowflake Bentley is a true story of Wilson A. Bentley, the first photographer of snowflakes. In Vermont, where snow is as common as dirt, Snowflake Bentley knew that his photographs would be his gift to the world. He was right. This book brings the story of Snowflake Bentley to life and includes the real photographs that he took of snowflakes. 

Do you want to explore more about Snowflake Bentley and discover more of his photographs? Check out more resources at http://snowflakebentley.com/

Snowflake Bentley can also be found on Hoopla

But, why stop there. There are a bunch of great fiction and nonfiction titles about snow and snowflakes on Hoopla, Overdrive, and Tumblebooks

Television Series

Want to learn more about snow in the winter and all the other seasons and the neat things that they bring? Check out this series on Kanopy that tells you all about Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer. What will you discover? What are you excited about doing when these seasons come to your area?

For more great resources about seasons, check out Hoopla, Overdrive, and Tumblebook.

We hope you’ll click on over to Kanopy Kids and discover for yourself some new favorites and old pastimes that everyone in your family will enjoy. 

Until next time, we hope you are safe and sound under your canopy and that you will join us using our Kanopy!