Searchasaurus is a database designed for elementary school students. 55 fulltext childrens' publications and 120 general publications on the primary/elementary level are included.
Kids Search K5 & Student Research Center 612 allow students to search across all applicable EBSCO databases simultaneously. Important features include the ability to search by keywords or media type. Some databases include Lexiles in citation information, providing an estimate of the reading difficulty of the result and the approximate grade level reading ability
NoveList is a fiction database that provides reviews, annotations, and much more for over 135,000 fiction titles. It also includes other content of interest to fiction readers, such as Author Read alikes, What We're Reading, Book Discussion Guides, Book Talks, and
Why use Online Resources? HISD Online resources are safe, reliable, and authoritative sources designed to meet learning needs of students and staff. There are no advertisements and these subscription resources provide access to information not available elsewhere on the open web. Resources are aligned with learning standards, and provide citation information, translation features, and reading levels as well as… • Almanacs, atlases, dictionaries, & thesauruses • Biographies • Digital books
TeachingBooks.net makes available original, instudio movies of authors and illustrators, audio excerpts of professional book readings, guides to thousands of titles and a wealth of multimedia resources on children's and young adult literature
• Educational activities/games • Educational videos • Magazines and journals
Learn about topics through concise video clips about complex subject matter . BrainPop content is aligned to academic standards and easily searchable with online Standards Tool. It is designed for 21st century learning with compatibility on interactive whiteboards and learner response systems.
With digital resources vetted by highly qualified teachers, netTrekker connects kids with relevant content that’s aligned to state standards—Teachers & students can quickly narrow search results by reading or grade level, and by media type or subject, or sort their results to see which resources are recommended most, making it simple to find the right resource for each student’s learning needs.
CultureGrams helps students discover the world with cultural and statistical snapshots of countries from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe. Access the CultureGrams Kids Edition, States Edition, or
TumbleBook Library is an online collection of animated picture books, comprehension quizzes, educational games, and teacher resources. This is made available through the Houston Public Library.
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World Book Online offers a rich resource collection including the complete encyclopedia plus multimedia, web links, and periodicals in World Book Kids, World Book Student (intermediate), and World Book Advanced editions. Also accessible are: • World Book: Living Green: Explores environmental issues and efforts to reduce human impact on the environment. • World Book Discover: resources for differentiated learning including readaloud, text
Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos (World Book Encyclopedia in Spanish) Enciclopedia infantil en español. Esta obra de consulta incluye artículos básicos sobre temas generales, gente, lugares, cosas, e ideas. La enciclopedia esta organizada en orden para facilitar la búsqueda de
ProQuest Historical Newspapers offers fulltext and fullimage articles for major newspapers dating back to the 18th Century. Every issue of each title includes the complete papercoverto cover, with fullpage and article images in downloadable PDF format. Trace the Revolutionary War rebel cause, Reconstruction after the Civil War, American industrialization into the 20th Century, both World Wars, the Civil Rights Movement, and the development of a ABCCLIO is an advanced World and American History database that contains reference books, history journals, primary sources, images and maps from prehistoric time to the present.
Renzulli Learning offers basic and advanced search options for engaging relevant online activities and resources by topic, grade level, interest area, and enrichment type. **For this site, students have individual usernames For Teachers:
Guide to Online Resources
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Learn about the online resources available at River Oaks Elementary in Houston ISD