We are happy to announce that we have added a new eResource called Miss Humblebee’s Academy! Miss Humblebee's Academy is an award-winning, online and offline curriculum that prepares children ages 2 to 6 for kindergarten proficiency. Interactive, guided lessons and activities are available for several subjects, including language & literacy, Math, Science & Social Studies, Art, and Music. Miss Humblebee’s Academy is free to use and can be used in the library and at home.
Accessing Miss Humblebee’s Academy
- Go to the Research page on the library’s website.
- The eResources will be in alphabetical order, so scroll down to the M’s and click on “Miss Humblebee’s Academy.”
- This will bring up the Miss Humblebee’s Academy page. If you are accessing from home, you will have to put in your library card number at this point. You are then asked if you want to create a free account or use a guest account. If you create an account, you can track your progress and save the lessons you work on.
- If you choose guest account, you are taken into the website and can start doing the lessons and activities right away. If you choose to create an account, you will be asked to provide your first and last name, an email address, and then create a password. Once you do that and create your account, you will then be taken to the lessons and activities.
Using Miss Humblebee’s Academy
Once you get into Miss Humblebee’s Academy, there are a lot of different things you can do. The main part of Miss Humblebee’s Academy is the lessons. If you click on “Choose a Lesson,” there are over 700 different lessons you can go through. Miss Humblebee’s has a recommended order for doing the lessons, but you can also filter out lessons by subject area and/or theme. There is also a music room where you can listen to educational songs, a library with digital picture books, printable worksheets and coloring pages, puzzles, and more. Simply click on the appropriate icon for whichever activity you would like to do.
Miss Humblebee’s Academy is a fun, interactive platform that allows young children to learn early literacy skills. If you have any questions about Miss Humblebee’s Academy, please feel free to stop by the Children’s Desk, call us at 847-428-3661, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.