Kids!

Electronic Resources

audiobookcloud_80x80Audio Book Cloud : A large assortment of streaming audiobooks that are always available.  Includes fiction and nonfiction material for both adults and children.

Homework Zone: aggregates the massive TVOKids’ inventory of kid and teacher-tested, curriculum-linked resources.homework zone

 

 

Overdrive_kidsOverdrive Kids:  Keep your kids reading with OverDrive’s new Kids eReading Room. This site filters our ebook collection to just show children’s content, which allows kids to find the titles they want, faster! Browsing can be done by subject, reading level or interest level.

Tumble Book Cloud JuniorTumble Book Cloud Junior : is an online collection of ebooks and read-along chapter books, non-fiction books, graphic novels, educational videos, and audio books! It is designed specifically for kids in grades three to six.

TumbleBook CloudTumble Book Library : is an online collection of animated,talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they’ll love.

novelist k8NoveList K-8 : NoveList K-8 Plus is a database about books specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests.

WorldBookStudent_SmallWorld Book Student : Learning is an adventure with this multi-media online version of World Book Encyclopedia. A great reference for students of all ages, as well as their parents.

Homework Help

ask jeeves kidsAsk Jeeves – Kids Edition : A fantastic search engine for kids to explore all those What, Where, Why, How questions.

bj pinchbeckBJ Pinchbeck’s Homework Helper : In 1996, B.J. Pinchbeck started building a collection of helpful homework sites. Today, his collection includes more than 700 links for everything from math to P.E. More than 10,000 people visit each day.

meriam wbsterMerriam-Webster : Built-in spell checking functions only do so much for young writers. Dictionary publisher, Merriam Webster, offers dictionary and thesaurus tools to augment student writing.

 

enchanted learningEnchanted Learning : is perfect for younger students who are looking for dozens of resources ranging from outline drawings and picture dictionaries to animal and planetary information.

Story StarterStory Starter : Writer’s block? Try The Story Starter for more than 248,000 ideas to get that pencil going.

 

online rhyming dictionaryOnline Rhyming Dictionary :accepts a word from the user and returns a list of ways in which it may rhyme with other words.

national geographic xpedition atlasNational Geographic Xpeditions Atlas : is a fantastic resource for all sorts of maps made for printing. Both detailed and blank outlines of every country on Earth are found here.

canadian encyclopediaCanadian Encyclopedia Online :is the quintessential resource for all things Canadian. Learn about the people, places and events that shaped our country.

homework spot

 Homework Spot : Homework Spot offers answers to questions and resources for students at every grade-level and for every subject.

how stuff worksHow stuff works? : explains thousands of topics, from engines to lock-picking to ESP, with video and illustrations so you can learn how everything works.

national geographic kidsNational Geographic Kids : Play games, watch videos, learn about animals, and places, and get fun facts on the National Geographic Kids website.