OCV Elementary Library
Explore the Library
Do you want someone to read a story with you? Enjoy these pre-recorded read-alouds. (Includes links to ASL read-alouds).
Explore learning resources on a variety of topics - includes Research Tips, Math resources, and more..
Searching for something else? Browse the rest of the World Wide Web safely with Kiddle .
Educational Sites for K-6
For learning words:
Word hippo is a kid-friendly dictionary with a thesaurus, rhyming dictionary, and more.
Use a dictionary like Word Hippo when you want to learn a new word.
For learning about a topic:
DK Find Out! is an online encyclopedia by the British publishing company DK, a branch of Penguin House.
Use a kid-friendly encyclopedia like DK Find Out! when you come across a subject you'd like to learn more about.
News Sites for K-6
Science News Explores is a free, award-winning online publication dedicated to providing age-appropriate science news to learners, parents and educators.
DOGO News is the leading kid-friendly global literacy platform used by millions of students and ESL learners. DOGO'S mission is "to satisfy the innate curiosity of every learner through interesting, engaging, and interactive content that makes learning fun and exciting."
(Visit DOGO Books for kids book reviews).
Catch up on the latest news or learn something new at CBC Kids. CBC Kids has tons of articles to read. You can also explore their quizzes, videos, and fun games.
Supporting our Youth - Other Services (opens link to OCDSB site)
Tips for Thriving While Learning Remotely (opens as a PDF)
Libby Collection OPL (you need an OPL account to login)
How to Access the EBSCO Databases (Credit to Jeffrey Snyder)