Research Tools for Kids

ABCmouse.com

3,500+ learning activities across all major subject areas; for young learners 2-6+

BookFlix

Scholastic BookFlix is an online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning.

Britannica School Edition

Access Britannica Online School Edition for Pre-K to 12th grade.

Kids InfoBits

Aimed at kids K-5, this is a reference and periodical resource giving children easy access to magazines, reference books, and newspaper articles that have been selected just for their age group.

Explora Kids

elementary school-appropriate magazines, encyclopedias, dictionaries, and images.

Learning Express Library

Learning Express Library provides a completely interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorials designed to help users succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. Get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. Just some of the practice tests included: AP, Civil Service, EMS, GED, Nursing, Real Estate, TOEFL, U.S. Citizenship.

NoveList K-8 Plus

This is a comprehensive reading resource that helps young readers find new books - both fiction and nonfiction - based on other books they've enjoyed or topics in which they're interested.

Points of View Reference Center

Provides students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. Here you can find 250 topics, each with an overview (objective background / description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and critical thinking guide.

Primary Search

Contains full text for more than 70 popular elementary school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).