STUDENTS

PATHFINDERS


Encyclopedias
and Databases,
Search Engines, and Almanacs
 
  • Grolier's Encyclopedia Atlas, Amazing Animals & America the Beautiful
  • Get Grolier password from Media Center for use at home.
  • Encylopedia Britannica  Will read text to student. 
  • EncycloMedia
  • Kids InfoBits -Get Kids Infobits password from Media Center for use at home. (Articles and pictures/clip art).
  • Info TRACS (Articles)
  • National Geographic Geography:  People & Places
  • ELECTRONIC LIBRARY FOR MINNESOTA (ELM)
  • Search ELM for magazine, newspaper, and journal articles, eBooks, and information from reference sources—available to Minnesota residents at no charge!
  • Kids' Click It (Also has Dewey listings by number-scroll to bottom of page)
  • Yahooligans search engine
  • Ask for kids search engine
  • Answers.com search engine 
  • Twurdy Google search engine by lexile! 
                  (use twurdy with pop)
  • Fact monster
  • World Almanac for Kids

  • INTERNET SITES FOR KIDS BY SUBJECT AREA

  • DEWEY BROWSE-Site that has links to internet pages based on the DDC.
  • ALA Great Web Sites for KIDS
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    Research & Writing Tools
     

     
     

    USEFUL TOOLS
      
    Student Star Sites
     
    Word Central
    Dictionary (click on the speaker to hear the word!)
     
    BOOK, BOOK & MORE BOOK SITES
     
     
     
    (use your school computer login to access this site)
     
     
      
     
     

     ONLINE STORIES
     
     
     
     
     

    PARENTS-READING HELP FOR YOUR CHILD
  • Jim Trelease Homepage
  • PBS Reading Activities
  • Scholastic Reading Tips

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    INTERNET ETHICS, SAFETY & STANDARDS