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Kids Databases

BookFlix (TM) Beginning readers. An interactive experience that allows beginning readers to explore fiction and non-fiction designed to increase understanding and fluency. Increase comprehension and have fun at the same time! (Available only in the State of MI.)
CultureGrams More than 200 country reports that offer an insider's perspective on daily life and culture, including the history, customs, and lifestyles of the world's peoples. Also includes photos, slide shows, and videos along with audio recordings and recipes. Organized into World Edition, Kids Edition covering 82 countries, U.S. States Edition, and Canadian Provinces Edition. The Flag Gallery offers both printable color or outline view of each flag. For K-12.
Early World of Learning Recommended for: Early elementary. Strengthen reading foundations with stories, activities and videos. Explore the Know It encyclopedia designed especially for early readers. Includes materials for educators.
eBook K-8 Collection Beginning Reader-Friendly. Fiction and nonfiction books you can read online - for school and for fun. Search for what you want. Picture books, homework topics, languages learning. Online help available too.
eLibrary Recommended for: Upper Elementary through High School. Full-text (1981-Present). Find over 2000 articles, ebooks, transcripts, photos, websites, focused multi-media, maps and reference sources such as almanacs and encyclopedias.
eLibrary Elementary Articles from magazines, books, and newspapers. Also provides pictures, maps, video, audio as well as transcripts of TV and radio shows. Find information by using Search with keyword and/or Boolean options or Topics, which uses a topic tree. For Grades K-6.
Junior Edition Articles from magazines, newspapers, and reference books. Subject, keyword, and advanced search options available. Cross-searchable with other databases. For Grades 5-9.
Kids InfoBits Articles from magazines, newspapers, and reference books. Covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, states (click on Geography), history, sports, and more. Enter keywords or click on pictured subject category. For Grades K-6.
Muzzy Online The world's #1 language course for children. Available in eight languages (English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, Russian), the muzzy story is a captivating way for kids to learn another language.
Novelist K-8 Plus Find just the right book by subject, age, awards won, Lexile Reading levels, Common Core standards; even books made into movies, and much more. Read reviews and learn about the author. Create your own reading wish list.
Sirs Discoverer A one-stop research tool for kids grades 1-9 offering keyword and subject access to thousands of articles of current interest, selected for educational content and level of readability. Includes photographs, maps, country facts, dictionaries, and encyclopedias.
Something About the Author Illustrated biographical profiles of children's literature authors and illustrators covering their personal lives, writing careers, and books. Search by author or book title to find out more about the creators of your favorite kids books.
Tumblebooks Library (ebooks for kids) Designed as enrichment to students who read independently. Animated picture books for children to read or listen to. Includes some books in French and Spanish. Older readers can enjoy classics like The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. For Preschool-Grade 6.
World Book Kids Recommended for: Young learners. Contains eight major subject categories: Arts, History and Government, People, Places, Plants and Animals, Science and Mathematics, Sports and Hobbies, World Religions. Also includes a section for teachers.


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