Learning Tools For Kids
Use these websites to search all kinds of topics. Use them for homework, or just for curiosity!
A research database for students in grades K-5 which features colorful pictures and school subject categories for easy browsing.
The World Book web site offers an encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas, homework help, study aids, and curriculum guides.
This current events database lets you explore social, political, and economic issues, scientific discoveries, and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms including controversial opinions and viewpoints.
Provides more than 140 popular middle school magazines. Articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). You will also find thousands of biographies, historical essays, primary source documents, and a School Image Collection of photos, maps, and flags.
Read essays that present multiple sides of current issues. All topics include an overview (description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide.
Features more than 80 popular elementary school magazines. All articles are assigned reading level indicators (Lexiles). It includes the Encyclopedia of Animals™, and the easy-to-read Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia.