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Online Resources for Students and Teachers

Databases:

World Book Online  Username: wbsupport  Password: distancelearn  

Britannica School Username: fremont  Password: student

Britannica School Tutorial  Watch the video and learn how to use Britannica School

Abdo Zoom K-2 non-fiction database (this is great for lower grades)  Username: Abdo Zoom  Password: 2020

PebbleGo  For K-3 students. Packed with informational articles, ready-made activities, and literacy supports Username: engaged  Password: learning

PebbleGoNext  For students in Grades 3-5.  Includes articles related to Social Studies, Biographies, Science, States and American Indians.  Username: engaged  Password: learning

 

Ebooks and Audio Books:

12 Story Library  12-Story Library has opened up access to its full library of ebooks, each of which is paired with a unique resource web page with content updates, live news feeds, videos, image galleries, and lesson plans.

Abdo Online Digital Library for PreK to 8  Username: ABDO Elementary  Password: 2020

Abdo Online Digital Library for Grades 5 to 12  Username: ABDO Secondary  Password: 2020

Arbordale Publishing  Free access to all of their dual-language or multilingual digital books with read aloud and word highlighting through May 15.  A good selection of Chinese books to choose from!  In top right corner, under “language” choose “Chinese”

Audible.com  Lots of books to listen to

AudioBookCloud This site is an audio book database for kids to adults, however the direct this link provides direct access to the children's section.  Username: tumble2020  Password: A3b5c6

Capstone Library  Choose Fiction or Non Fiction, by grade level, AR or Lexile Read or listen to the story.  Username: continue  Password: reading

Crabtree Publishing ebooks  Username: read  Password: free  Crabtree is offering FREE access to its complete eLibrary of 2000+ PreK-9+ nonfiction and fiction books until June 30, 2020.

Epic  Teachers need to sign up for an account and follow the directions given for remote access.  This is free until 6/30.  This is a great resource for reading!

Junior Library Guild:  This is being offered indefinitely while schools are closed.  The content will change periodically

Junior Library Guild (Elementary School)

Junior Library Guild (Middle School)

Lerner Digital Interactive Books   Mostly non-fiction.  Students can listen to books (at different speeds) or read on their own.  Includes quizzes and fun activities.

LightBox Interactive eBooks for Grades K–5 at no cost until August 1, 2020.  
This is great!  Open the page and click on the search button.  That will give you all grade levels and subjects.  Books are fully interactive, including videos, activities, quizzes, related websites, slideshow and maps.  At the end of each book the students are asked to do a quiz which they can download or do online.  

Teaching Books  Teachers can set up an account and send students links to books.  In many cases they can listen to the stories read by the author.  There are author interviews, Lessons, activities for students to do.

Unite for Literacy Read and listen to early elementary readers

 

Storytime Online:

Storyline Online   Picture books read by famous people; includes activities. 

Storytime From Space   Picture books read by astronauts from the international space station.

 

Discover and Activities:

Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems    Video of Mo Willems teaching kids how to draw pigeon, Piggie and much more.  He shares back stories of how and why he wrote his books, shows original art and entertains students with lots of stories.  A new video each day.  Includes activities for students.

Starfall Reading  A free public service to teach children to read. It includes language arts and mathematics for preschool, kindergarten, first grade, second grade, and third grade. Starfall emphasizes phonemic awareness, systematic sequential phonics, and common sight words in conjunction with audiovisual interactivity.

Room Recess Educational games for kids and elementary students. It includes games that apply skills for reading and math.

TumbleMath  TumbleMath's read-along math story books will engage, entertain, and educate students by teaching math concepts in an accessible way.  TumbleMath also features HUNDREDS of math quizzes and lesson plans.   Username: tumble2020  Password: A3b5c6

Scholastic Learn at Home  Scholastic Learn at Home....free with books, videos and lots of activities.

Scholastic Story Starters  This site will inspire students to write by serving up hundreds of writing prompts in creative combinations.

Kid Scoop News  Stories, activities, puzzles and so much more!

Into the Book  Go “into the book” to play games that practice reading strategies

Smithsonian Science Education Game Center Free Smithsonian STEM games and simulations to play online or for download!

Ranger Rick  Digital editions of our magazine free for the next few months. Read articles, play games, watch videos and more!

National Geographic Kids  Learn all about geography and fascinating animals!