Elementary School Online Resources


  • Biography in Context

    Biography in Context

    A comprehensive database of biographical information on more than one million people throughout history, from around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas.


    Compass Learning

    Compass Learning Odyssey

    This internet-based computer program allows students to work at their own pace and to reinforce the classroom curriculum. It was developed in alignment with the grade level standards set by the State of Michigan.


    Easy CBM

    Easy CBM


    Grolier Online

    Grolier Online

    The main menu at Grolier.com offers direct access to six important online encyclopedic resources.

    • America the Beautiful
    • Grolier Encyclopedia Americana
    • Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia
    • Lands & Peoples
    • New Book of Knowledge
    • New Book of Popular Science

    Kids Infobits

    Kids Infobits

    This database covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.


    Mango Languages

    Mango Languages is an ELL resource

    Mango English courses are in 17 different native languages so students and their families can start speaking sooner. Mango courses focus on the four key components of language learning: vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and culture.


    MeL Kids

    MeL Kids

    Michigan Electronic Library for Kids

    Merriam-Webster Online

    Merriam-Webster OnLine

    Includes the main A-Z listing of the Collegiate Dictionary, as well as the Abbreviations, Foreign Words and Phrases, Biographical Names, and Geographical Names sections of that book. Also includes 1,000 illustrations and 25 tables.


    NoveList

    NoveList

    NoveList is a fiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for over 135,000 fiction titles. It also includes other content of interest to fiction readers, such as Author Read-alikes, What We're Reading, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Annotated Book Lists. For school media specialists and teachers there are Picture Book Extenders and articles on Teaching with Fiction.


    Raz-Kids

    Raz-Kids

    • Provide meaningful online reading practice on computers and mobile devices with hundreds of leveled books and corresponding quizzes offered at 29 levels of reading difficulty.
    • Encourage close reading skills and the reading and writing connection with interactive tools and constructed response quiz questions.
    • Make practicing reading fun with the engaging Kids A-Z eLearning environment, which includes built-in motivational rewards.
    • Easily track individual and class-wide progress with digital reports.

    SuccessMaker

    SuccessMaker

    SuccessMaker provides digital practice and instruction for students. Curriculum covered includes Reading and Math. The digital implementation may involve system and content services either on a local or district network, or by a cloud based service.


    Type to Learn

    Type to Learn

    Type to Learn: Agents of Information will improve your student's typing speed and their accuracy by teaching them how to type more efficiently. Teachers will provide log in and password information.


    WorldBook Kids

    WorldBook Kids

    WorldBook Kids


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