For elementary school students
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. This engaging resource will help early readers develop and practice essential reading skills and introduces students to a world of knowledge and exploration.
Britannica Elementary School: Students can look up information from Britannica Encyclopedia Online.
Explora Kids: Elementary school-appropriate magazines, encyclopedias, dictionaries, and images.
Homework Rescue: Homework Rescue provides a variety of free tutoring services through a service called HelpNow, powered by Brainfuse. Online help is available from 1 p.m. to 11 p.m. Get started by watching this video
Kids InfoBits: Aimed at kids K-5. A reference and periodical resource, gives children easy access to magazines, reference books, and newspaper articles that have been selected just for their age group.
LearningExpress 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, and U.S. Citizenship. View the LearningExpress tutorial to get started.
NoveList K-8 Plus: 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. 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).