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Explora Middle School
Encyclopedia for grades 6–8.
- wide range of topics for school projects or papers
- encyclopedia articles
- news and magazine stories
History lessons for grades 4 & up.
- covers the ancient world through the current decade
- each lesson includes a video, interactive e-book, related websites, online quiz, and ideas for school projects
Middle Search Plus - EBSCO
Articles from middles school magazines and reference books; grades 6–8.
- full-text articles
- 131,000+ biographies
- 107,000+ primary source documents
- search by Lexile to match materials to student's reading level
NoveList K–8 Plus
Interactive tool for finding books for grades K–8.
- suggestions for read-alikes
- book reviews
- discussion questions
- search by Lexile to find materials by reading level
Multimedia encyclopedia for grades K–8. Includes a read-aloud option.
- thousands of entries
- dictionary, atlas, maps, citations
- access to news sources from around the world
- search by Lexile to match materials to student
Science exploration for grades 4 & up.
- articles on Earth, space, health and the human body, physics, technology, math, and engineering
- news, experiments, and info on careers in science
Social studies and science topics for grades 3 & up.
- interactive e-books
Get help with schoolwork; grades 1 & up. Also available as an app: www.tutor.com/mobile.
- connect live (by chat or voice) with subject specialists daily 2–11 PM CT
- drop off math questions
- submit papers for review
- take practice quizzes
World Book Online
Encyclopedia of knowledge for all ages. Includes:
- Student Encyclopedia
- illustrations, timelines, timeline creation tool
- Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos