GoWYLD - Kids K-8     [ new search ]

Bookflix - connect from a library | connect remotely WSL
A literacy resource for grades PreK-3 that pairs classic fictional video storybooks with related eBooks. Animation, audio and interactive games are designed to reinforce core reading skills.
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Kids InfoBits UW
Developed especially for beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5, this database covers a wide variety of topics.
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Research in Context UW
A broad-based general research experience aimed at the middle school researcher.
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Britannica :   School | Kids WSL
Find information in encyclopedias, magazines, videos, and websites. Content includes learning materials, a dictionary and thesaurus, atlases, timelines, and other features. Britannica School offers content targeted towards varying grade levels.

Culturegrams UW
CultureGrams provides country reports that go beyond mere facts and figures to deliver a one-of-a-kind perspective on daily life and culture, including the background, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people.

eLibrary UW
Connecting educators and students to the best online resources using videos, timelines, journals, pictures, newspapers, and websites.

Explora Primary School WSL
A general research database designed for students in grades K-5.

Middle Search Plus WSL
Articles from popular, middle school magazines. Find biographies, historical essays, reference books, the Encyclopedia of Animals, an image collection, maps and flags. Articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexile).
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National Geographic Kids WSL
Reputable, authoritative, and appropriate content that brings children aged 6-14 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.

Novelist K-8 Plus WSL
NoveList K-8 Plus is especially for younger readers. It has reading recommendations for both fiction and nonfiction, for kids in grades K-8. Use it to find just the right books for every reader.
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Primary Search WSL
Full text from popular elementary school magazines. Additional content includes the American Heritage Children's Dictionary, images, maps and flags. All articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexile).
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Proquest Learning : Literature UW
A literature database specifically for K-12 students. Find authors, criticism, study guides, multimedia and more.

SIRS Discoverer UW
An award-winning general reference resource for beginning learners and researchers in grades 1-9.
New! Nonfiction books - over 500 titles appropriate to meet the Common Core State Standard requirement to "read and comprehend literary nonfiction".     Guide to using Discoverer

Student Resources in Context UW
Provides holistic topic perspectives by integrating reference, news, and magazine articles as well as a wide variety of multimedia content such as videos and images.
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