Parents & Educators
We offer a variety of services for parents and educators. If you would like to learn more, please contact us at (631) 399-1511 ext. 260.
The Children's Department has created this Pinterest
page specifically for parents. Enjoy exploring our pins and don't forget to follow us!
Read one thousand books before kindergarten
. The best way to be sure that your child has the skills needed to learn to read is
to have someone read aloud to them. Children who are read to start stronger in school
Live-brary.com for Kids
Children are invited to explore Līve-brary.com For Kids
— the one-stop digital branch available to public library cardholders in Suffolk County,
NY and geared especially for children up to 10 years of age (fifth grade).
information about not-for-profit community services and resources available in the Mastic, Mastic Beach, Moriches, and Shirley Community.
NYS Practice Tests
The Office of State Assessment (OSA)
is responsible for the coordination, development, and implementation of the New York State Testing Program (NYSTP).
Science Fair Help
Looking for inspiration for a science fair project? Science Buddies
has over 1,150 Project Ideas
in all areas of science.
The Topic Selection Wizard tool can help you find a project you will enjoy!
Day by Day NY: A Family Literacy Calendar
is a website for young children and their families. It is part of the New York State Library early literacy
initiative Ready to Read at New York Libraries
Visit our databases
for online magazine, newspaper and encyclopedia articles, author information, and more to help you with your homework assignments.
Fountas & Pinnell Leveled Readers
These books are used by the William Floyd School District to help your child with guided reading. To find out your child’s level, please speak to his or her teacher.
Visits & Tours
Visits and tours of the Children's and Parents' Services Department for community groups such as Scout troops and elementary or preschool classes are encouraged. Advance notice is required. Please contact the Library at (631) 399-1511, ext. 260 to schedule an appointment.
WFSD Teacher Library Card Privileges
Teachers in the William Floyd School District may apply for a library card, which is valid for one year and provides them with full library privileges. The service year begins on July 1 and runs through June 30 of the following year. Applicants will be asked to show their current William Floyd School District ID.
Teacher Reference Center
Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.