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BookFLIX is a truly unique paired fiction and nonfiction eBook library for PreK-3 kids. Thematically paired fiction and nonfiction titles are designed to bridge learning-to-read and reading-to-learn. Animated classic storybooks introduce early learners to the delights of reading while sparking curiosity, creating a natural springboard into the paired nonfiction text for deeper discovery.
Emphasizing the latest STEM thinking and the Next Generation Science Standards, ScienceFlix allows students to access science topics, acquire scientific knowledge, and build an abiding interest in science, technology, and engineering.
ResearchIT CT is the Connecticut State Library's free research engine for use by libraries, schools, faculty, students, and residents throughout the state. It provides access to magazine and newspaper articles, reference books, health and business information, biographical information, readers advisory, and more. Check out the pages for Elementary School and Middle School research.
World Book Kids is a learning resource for elementary-aged students designed to build confidence and encourage creativity with image-driven navigation and inquiry-based activities. The site features easy-to-read articles that can be read aloud or translated and a wealth of engaging games, science projects, and activities. Encourage self-direction with our visual navigation in Explore, independent learning with WebQuests, and compare and contrast skills with Compare Animals and Compare Places. Additional teaching tools for educators and parents make this a complete solution for elementary-aged students