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A+ Click

A+ Click

Math and logic problems website.

Abdo

Abdo Digital Library

Early Literacy eBooks as well as Databases on topics such as Science, Social Studies and Sports.

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Accelerated Reader

Accelerated Reader BookFinder

Use the AR BookFinder to find accelerated reader books for your school!

BJ Pinchbeck's Homework Helper

BJ Pinchbeck's Homework Helper

BJ Pinchbeck’s Homework Helper acts as a curator of the best educational resources.

Capstone Interactive Library

Capstone Interactive Library

Provides colorful, interactive eBooks, all with spoken-word audio and text highlighting. Useful as a resource for children, teachers, and parents.

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Children's Museum of Indianapolis

Children's Museum of Indianapolis

Our mission is to create extraordinary learning experiences across the arts, sciences, and humanities that have the power to transform the lives of children and families.

Culturegrams

CultureGrams

Provides details of the history, daily life, and customs of world cultures. Reports typically include a regional overview, national anthem audio file, maps, statistics, photographs, biographies of well-known people, and a recipe collection

Dallas Symphony for Kids

Dallas Symphony for Kids

DSO Kids is the Dallas Symphony Orchestra's magical doorway to a world of musical fun and learning for students, parents and teachers. The site's mission is to provide attractive, accessible and child-friendly resources that introduce symphonic music, the orchestra and its instruments, and to encourage both adults and young people to explore the world of the symphony orchestra.

Dav Pilkey's Extra-Crunchy Website O' Fun

Dav Pilkey's Extra-Crunchy Website O' Fun

Website O' Fun managed by Dav Pilkey, author of the Captain Underpants series.

Disney Games

Disney Games

Popular online Disney games.

Engineer Girl

Engineer Girl

The EngineerGirl website is designed to bring national attention to the exciting opportunities that engineering represents for girls and women.

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Explorers and Exploration

This reference work profiles the many explorers who have traversed new paths and offers historical, geographical and motivational perspectives on their accomplishments

First Palette

First Palette

Your step-by-step guide to kids' crafts

FunBrain.com

FunBrain.com

Since 1997, kids, teachers, librarians, and parents have enthusiastically turned to Funbrain for its free educational games, online books, and comics. Funbrain, created for kids ages preschool through grade 8, offers more than 100 fun, interactive games that develop skills in math, reading, and literacy. Plus, kids can read a variety of popular books and comics on the site, including Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Amelia Writes Again, and Brewster Rocket.

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

Covers an array of topics for students and adults alike, and indexes over 25,000 records. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. It contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. This database is updated annually.

Hoopla

Hoopla

Offers thousands of movies, television shows, music albums, eBooks, comics, and audiobooks available for mobile and online access. Titles are from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers, and are available to borrow for instant streaming or temporary downloading to smartphones, tablets and computers. Audience: All ages

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INSPIRE

INSPIRE

INSPIRE is Indiana's Virtual Library. INSPIRE is a collection of academic databases and other information resources that can be accessed by Indiana residents within the state. INSPIRE includes magazine and journal articles, websites, pamphlets, images, almanacs, library catalogs, and more.

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Inventors and Inventions

An exploration of inventions and their creators that provides a vividly illustrated account of important innovations from air conditioners to MRI scanners and from bicycles to frozen foods

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It’s my state

It’s My State contains comprehensive coverage of each state’s history, people, geography, economy, government and more. Explore all 50 states; Washington DC and Puerto Rico using an informative interactive map

Library of Congress America's Story Website

Library of Congress America's Story Website

Discover the stories of America's past... Meet amazing Americans, jump back in time, explore the states, join America at play, and see, hear and sing!

Math Is Fun

Math Is Fun

Math Is Fun offers mathematics in an enjoyable and easy-to-learn manner, because we believe that mathematics is fun.

Middle Search Plus

Middle Search Plus

Contains full-text for more than 150 popular middle school magazines, as well as thousands of biographies, historical essays and student pamphlets. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for nearly 200 magazines. Additionally, Middle Search Plus contains Essential Documents in American History, an Image Collection of 116,000 photos, maps and flags, 96,600 biographies, and 76,000 primary source documents.

Mo Willem's Website

Mo Willem's Website

Website managed by Mo Willems, author of the Pigeon series.

National Geographic Kids

National Geographic Kids

Introduces kids to the amazing, compelling, and surprising with reputable, authoritative, and age-appropriate content that brings them the world in a way they’ve never seen it before. Fun and substantive, National Geographic Kids will take them on amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space. Includes National Geographic Kids magazine 2009-present (3 month lag time). It also contains 200 National Geographic Kids books and 500 kid-friendly, downloadable images.

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NBA Hoop Troop

NBA Hoop Troop

NBA for kids website.

NFL Rush

NFL Rush

NFL for kids website.

Nick Jr.

Nick Jr.

NickJr.com is THE place for online kids games and kids activities! Kids, parents, preschoolers, and everyone in your family who loves Nick Jr. TV shows will find hundreds of online kids games, kids crafts, and coloring pages starring favorite Nick Jr. characters. NickJr.com is also the place where your family will find information on family life, like kids health, kids exercise, family trips, holiday ideas, birthday party planning, home life, family entertainment, kids movies and kids DVDs, as well as preschool milestones and kids activities for all ages-and-stages--from toddlers to preschoolers to big kids.

NoveList K-8 Plus

NoveList K-8 Plus

Offers readers read-alikes, (ie -If you love Hunger Games, then you’ll also like…). Useful as a Common Core resource, including extensive nonfiction reading recommendations. Also includes reading lists, such as Top Ten, Caldecott Medal, and more.

OverDrive - EBooks And Audio, Music, And Video Downloads

Overdrive – eBooks and Audio and Video Downloads

Provides downloadable audiobooks and eBooks in a wide variety of popular genres, including bestsellers, fiction, romance, suspense, children's and YA, business, self-help and language learning, plus many more. Downloads may be checked out for 7-14 days, downloaded to a computer, burned to a CD, or transferred to a portable device. Titles are automatically returned when due.

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PBS Kids

PBS Kids

PBS KIDS is committed to making a positive impact on the lives of children through curriculum-based entertainment. With a 360-degree approach towards learning and reaching children, PBS KIDS leverages the full spectrum of media and technology to build knowledge, critical thinking, imagination and curiosity. By involving parents, teachers, caregivers and communities as learning partners, PBS KIDS helps to empower children for success in school and in life.

Pebble Go Animals

PebbleGo Animals

Features more than 200 animal articles correlated to life science standards, animal audio and video, carefully leveled text, educational games, and innovative read-aloud capabilities for K-3 emergent readers and researchers.

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PebbleGo Next: States

This comprehensive resource for grades 3-5 features information-rich articles for all 50 states, plus Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico.

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PebbleGo Next: American Indian Studies

This comprehensive resource for grades 3-5 features information-rich articles for each American Indian Culture area and tribe, exploring geography, housing, traditions, and much more.

PicassoHead

PicassoHead

Piccassohead is a digital tool that allows users to create their own masterpieces using famous features drawn by Picasso.

Primary Search

Primary Search

Contains full text for nearly 70 popular, elementary school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). It includes the Encyclopedia of Animals, American Heritage Children's Dictionary, and an image collection of 91,000 photos, maps and flags.

Scholastic GO!

Scholastic GO!

Providing credible, accurate, reliable content on a wide variety of subjects, Scholastic GO!® offers endless resources for research in a multitude of media. Explore nonfiction texts, world newspapers, videos and more with this easy-to-navigate digital resource.

Scholastic News Online

Scholastic News Online

Daily news and current events for kids - from our magazines to your classroom.

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ScienceFlix

Offers a mobile-ready interactive science resource perfectly designed for the next generation interested in science, technology, and engineering. With an emphasis on the latest STEM thinking and the newest science standards, ScienceFlix provides students with a better understanding of science concepts and ideas through a variety of media, including reference articles, videos, hands-on projects, interactive media and more! ScienceFlix also supports educators by supplementing curricula learning with dozens of units spanning key areas of study, and provides lesson plans, quizzes, rubrics, projects and experiments, and more.

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Shapers of Society

Shapers of Society

Includes biographies of 101 men and women who shaped our world, with primary source documentation and over 1,000 illustrations. Indexed by subject, field of endeavor and time period. Audience: Elementary-High School.

Smithsonian National Zoological Park Website

Smithsonian National Zoological Park Website

The National Zoological Park is a part of the Smithsonian Institution, the world's largest museum and research complex. The Smithsonian includes 18 museums and galleries, as well as the National Zoo.

Sports Champions

Sports Champions

Presents regularly updated, illustrated biographies of over 700 sports champions, both past and present, who competed in 54 different sports. Searchable alphabetically by sport, by era, and by place of birth. Includes test-yourself quizzes.

Sports Illustrated For Kids

Sports Illustrated For Kids

Sports Illustrated for Kids website.

Starfall.com

Starfall.com

Where children have fun learning to read!

Storyline

Storyline

Storyline Online is easy for young kids to use -- just click on a book cover, and then click the play button. Our students are really enjoying listening to these stories, and we've been really pleased with the quality. What we love about it: • terrific actors that bring warmth, joy and feeling to these stories • fantastic selection of stories, both old and new • nice balance between the actor reading aloud and views of the picture book illustrations • easy to use site -- kids can navigate it by themselves • engages children in a rich story experience, but satisfies their yearning for screen time

Time for Kids

Time for Kids

TIME For Kids is a weekly classroom news magazine that motivates kids to read! Issues cover a wide range of real-world topics kids love to learn about - and it's the best nonfiction text you'll find! Our Digital Editions are the perfect supplement to your TIME For Kids print subscription, and they deliver a host of exciting features to help bring TIME For Kids to life. A powerful teaching tool, TIME For Kids builds reading and writing skills and is easily integrated across your curriculum, including social studies, science and math.

TrueFlix

TrueFlix

Provides a collection of 47 True Books in 8 categories that offers introductory videos and media types, leveled texts, voice-over reading features, and soft assessments. Allows students to graduate from "learning to read" to "reading to learn" and master content area knowledge in science and social studies. Supports the Common Core Standards with its featuring of multiple text types and a cross-curricular, nonfiction focus.

TumbleBook Library

TumbleBook Library

Offers animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. Titles can be searched by Common Core criteria.

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Unite for Literacy eBooks

Unite for Literacy eBooks

This group of over 100 eBooks is written specifically for beginning readers. The ebooks may be read by the child, or they may be narrated to the child in one of twenty different languages.

United States Presidents

United States Presidents

Provides research and biographical information about the US Presidents. With keyword searching, primary sources, leveled text and glossaries, this database is perfect for young researchers and history buffs.

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What Tree Is That?

What Tree Is That?

Tree identification guide at National Arbor Day Foundation.

WhyVille.net

WhyVille.net

Whyville has more than 100 games and activities from checkers to music maker.

Wonderopolis

Wonderopolis

Wonderopolis®, a place where natural curiosity and imagination lead to exploration and discovery in learners of all ages.

World Almanac For Kids

World Almanac For Kids

This entertaining Reference site for kids includes resources for homework, reports and projects. Popular categories include: Animals, Countries of the World, and The United States - with printable flags and symbols. You will also find Fun Facts, image and video galleries, and history timelines, as well as numerous homework help tools.

World Book Online

World Book Online

Features the entire World Book Encyclopedia, a dictionary, and local and country research guides. There are thousands of complete eBooks and primary source documents. The eBooks include full-text English-language versions in the areas of fiction and nonfiction, as well as books in other languages. Primary sources include official documents, letters, books, speeches, articles, records, interviews, and images from the time period a user is researching.

World Book Online For Kids

World Book Online For Kids

Features the entire World Book Encyclopedia, a dictionary, and local and country research guides. There are thousands of complete eBooks and primary source documents. The eBooks include full-text English-language versions in the areas of fiction and nonfiction, as well as books in other languages. Primary sources include official documents, letters, books, speeches, articles, records, interviews, and images from the time period a user is researching.