The Charles Sturt Library Service runs a number of programs throughout the year. This resource page has been developed to provide a one-stop-shop for ALL of the programs and services run by the library service that teachers, students and parents would find helpful and in which children can participate.
The theme for 2015 is 'Books light up our world'.
The dates for Book Week 2015 will be Saturday 22 August – Friday 28 August. The Library will host a variety of sessions with information to be made available soon.
Onekey - Google's children friendly search engine.
Overdrive for kids - Download children’s eBooks and eAudiobooks to a PC or eBook device including iPads and Android devices.
Find out more about downloads eBooks in Overdrive at
Access TumbleBooks - Online Read-Along books for small children. Talking picture books you can read online, or have read to you.
ABC – TV Education
Subjects & Assignments
Count me in too - maths resources parents & teachers
DECD – Curriculum and Teaching
DECD - Supporting students
English - Help Sheets
Maths - Help Sheets
Maths dictionary for kids
Maths is fun
Free math help
Mathway (Interactive problem solver)
Helping with maths
Mathematics – How to…
IXL Learning (Subscription website)
National Geographic Education - Education
Parents Count too - - mathematic pamphlets
Reading Tips from A-Z
SA Memory – South Australian history
Splash ABC – Teacher Resources
Splash ABC - Educational Resources
Kids Click - links to hundreds of interesting websites
School A to Z
A world of online encyclopedias including:
World Book for Kids - Easy-to-read articles, multimedia, games, science projects, interactive tools, and activities for young readers.
World Book Info Finder - Reference content plus science fair projects, a Biography Centre, links to world newspapers, 21st century research guides, and much more.
World Book Reference Centre - This site offers encyclopedic content as well as computer and Web tutorials, government resources, e-books, and primary source documents.
World Book Discover - A collection of resources for differentiated learning including read-aloud, text translation, video, and clear, easy-to-read information.
Road to IELTS - Resources provided hours of intensive work on vocabulary, reading, writing, listening and speaking.
Note: you will need to enter your library card number to access the resources.
Road to IELTS Resources
Annual award for the "best all round" student chosen from each school in the City of Charles Sturt. The award is chosen using criteria at the discretion of each school. The award ceremony occurs in November of each year at the Town Hall and celebrates the awardees achievements. Read more...
Mayoral Make-A-Book is a fantastic and rewarding literature program for children who live or attend a school/kindergarten in The City of Charles Sturt.
The exciting news is that you can now submit entries in digital format. Read more...