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Orchard Farms Elementary School Library: Research Resources

Research Resources

 

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Find out more about People, Places, Science, Math, History, Government, Sports and More! World Book Kids is an online encyclopedia for primary grade students.

                                         You can SEARCH by keyword.  You can EXPLORE by topics. 

 

Find out more about People, Places, Science, Math, History, Government, Sports and More! World Book Student is an online encyclopedia for elementary and middle grade students.                                                           You can search by keyword.  Choose the best article.

                                Use the Article Contents menu on the left to help you navigate the article.

      Inventions and Discoveries is an online encyclopedia filled with inventors, inventions and                                               discoveries of the world.   You can search by keyword.  Choose the best article.

Look for information in magazines and encyclopedia articles written specifically for you.
 Indexing and abstracts for over 270 periodicals, with topics including assessment,current research, curriculum development, elementary education, language arts, literacy standards, school administration, and teacher education

 
 
 
CultureGrams is a database that gives cultural information about countries around the world.  There are four parts:  the World Edition (for junior high school students and up) and the Kids, States, and Canadian Provinces editions (for upper elementary school students). Click on the picture to access CultureGrams.  Then choose a section to explore.
To use this from home, be sure to get the username and password from Mrs. Gaiewski.
 

Click below for country or state information!
 
 
 
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This online science resource offers elementary, middle, or high school level science resources including lesson plans, class activities, and research projects among the site’s 5,000 pages of illustrated life science, earth science, physical science, biology, anatomy and ecology for K-12. 
 
 
   WorldBookOnline has numerous databases.