Great Websites for
students, teachers and parentsEBSCOHost - a searchable database with an encyclopedia, comprehensive magazine collection, and NoveList K-8 for finding great books to read!Library of the Chathams catalog - the library catalog of our public library and the county collectionBiblionasium - community website where students share their book selections. Requires free membership.Library of Congress - searchable digital collection of historical artifacts. All content is free to use - in the public domain.
Educational Sites for Kids
Scholastic - scholastic magazine in a fun new way – see the articles and do the puzzles while saving a tree
Discovery - games sites, videos, puzzles and other things – click on what discovery show your interested in and away you go. See bloopers, meet the hosts and see behind the scenes. Also gives the schedule of when you can watch it on television.
Franklin Institute – guided tours, information – history behind the planetarium and the different exhibits - future exhibits previewed
Search Engines for Kids
Kiddle.co (Kid's Google) -search engine for kids – google, kid friendly, with filtersKidRex - also powered by GoogleGreat Reading Sites for StudentsKidsReads - site that features author interviews and in-depth look at books, authors, writingReadKiddoRead - James Patterson's site on reading, discovering books of interestRead.gov - Library of Congress children's siteWonderopolis - site for exploring curiosities and wonder