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Databases

Fishforinfo
Quality databases including BookFlix, and  Groliers Encyclopedia,

Follett Destiny Library Catalog

Follett Destiny Library Catalog
Online Follett Destiny Library Catalog.

Author Sites

Mike Thaler

Peggy Thomas

David Adler

Marsha Hayles

Jan Brett

Toni Buzzeo

Robert Munsch


Book Characters

Junie B. Jones
The official site of the character from the Junie B. Jones series.

Grades K-5

Word Girl Synonym Toast
Scholastic online activity where students select the correct synonyms.

Fun Sites

National Geographic KIDS
Includes Games, Photos and Animal Facts.

Trading Card Creator
Create Trading Cards

Educational Games and Apps
Educational games and apps for kids.

San Diego Zoo
Includes information on various animals including frogs, fun activities, and animal cams for children to explore.

BBC Learning School Radio
Audio resources for primary schools

iCivics
Founded and led by Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, iCivics provides students with the tools they need for active participation and democratic action.

Lessons

How Much Dewey Can You Do?
Test your knowledge of the Dewey Decimal System.

Dewey Matching
Match Dewey Decimal System numbers with their classification.

Libraries

Pavilion Public Library
Link to the local Pavilion Public Library

New York Public Library
Official New York City Public Library link.

Magazines

Click
Online children's magazine.

Youngzine
Web site for children where they can learn about current events around the world without the bias, sensationalism and often inappropriate content.

Math

Count Us In
Designed to help children understand basic number concepts.

Addition Battleship
Math facts below 24 for addition.

Math Playground
Play with numbers and give your brain a workout.

PreK-Kindergarten

The Early Childhood Education Network
Online resource that allows students to work on colors, letters, shapes, and numbers recognition.

Reading Suggestions

Caldecott Award Books
American Library Association link to Caldecott Award winning books. The Caldecott Award is presented to the illustrator.

Nancy Keane Booktalks for grades K-3
This site lists books that would be of interest to students in grades K-3.

Nancy Keane Booktalks for grades 3-6.
This site lists books that would be of interest to students in grades 3-6.

Newbery Award Books
American Library Association link to Newbery Award winning books. The Newbery Award is presented to the author.

Reference Sites

Infoplease Theasurus
Online thesaurus

Thesaurus
Online thesaurus

America's Story
Sponsored by the Library of Congress.

Ben's Guide to Government
This site informs students, parents, and educators about the Federal Government.

Fact Monster
Online resource for students with various links including: Homework Help, Atlas, Almanacs, Encyclopedia and Dictionary.

Infoplease
Online Almanac

Merriam-Webster's Word Central
Merriam Webster's Word Central includes online dictionary and thesaurus for students.

The People History
News and Events, Prices and Popular Culture in history from 1920 to modern day

Word of the Day
A new word everyday.

Teacher Resources

Education in Nature
This site shows how we use our natural resources.

Online Stopwatch
Various online clocks.

Edudemic
Connecting education and technology.

Library of Congress Resource
Access to primary source documents including maps, photographs, historical documents, films, sound recordings and much more.

Common Core Conversation
A wealth of Common Core resources.

First Grade

The Children's University of Manchester
Ancient Egypt

Second Grade

Book Terms
Parts of a Book Terms

Third Grade

ABCya
Create word clouds using this site.

Wordle
Create word clouds from text you provide.

Fourth Grade

Kids Info
Colonial Life in America

Fifth Grade