Comprehensive, current, authoritative, accessible, and aligned, this masterful collection of social studies resources develops students' historical understanding, information literacy, and critical thinking skills.
Library Media Services Department & Social Studies Department
A subscription-based electronic service that provides access to unique hour-by-hour forecasts, extending 360 hours (15 days) for all international locations.Provided by Gifted and Talented Department as it is now a resource included in the AP Photo Archives package.
Catalist Digital gives you access to your district's digital audiobook library from a computer or mobile device, so you can listen anytime, anywhere. To listen to an audiobook on a mobile device download the Catalist Digital Mobile App by clicking above on "Catalist Digital Audiobooks". The app can be used with the Apple iPhone, iPod touch, iPad; or Android phones and tablets. On a computer (PC or Mac) go to https://www.catalistdigital.com/students/ - no app needed. On all devices you must log in with the username and password provided by the library staff.
Discovery Education Streaming is a digital video-on-demand service brought to you by Discovery Education. It is the largest and most current K-12 standards-based digital video/video clip library available today. Please contact your school librarian for the sign-up code to create your own account.
Electronically research any topic with magazines, newspapers, reference books, media transcripts and more.
Elementary students, select Kids Search. High school students should click on Student Research Center.
Full text articles can be printed or emailed.
Britannica Online School Edition includes the following: Britannica Elementary Encyclopedia, Compton's Encyclopedia by Britannica, Encyclopaedia Britannica, Britannica Concise Encyclopedia. Britannica includes over 34,000 images; over 3,300 video and media pieces; a dictionary with audio pronunciations; and over 500 student learning materials and teacher resources for all levels.
This site offers resources in Spanish for all ages in two unique interfaces, each with its own comprehensive encyclopedia: Planeta Saber for high school ages and up and Enciclopedia Juvenil for ages 6-12.
Designed for secondary students, the Gale Virtual Reference Library is a multidisciplinary collection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other specialized reference sources accessible from school or home.
netTrekker enhances teaching and learning by providing fast and easy access to more than 180,000 high quality, pre-screened, and educationally relevant K-12 online resources. These online resources also align with TEKS and can be used in the classroom to stimulate instruction and learning. netTrekker fuses technology, state standards, curriculum, and the Internet into one unique online solution!
A great resource for social studies, Scott Foresman Social Studies provides
access to wonderful activities that include a Social Studies Library, Current
Events, Atlas, This Day in History, Meet the People, and many activities.
A time-saving portal to thousands of online resources you can use to explore children's and young adult books and their authors. Get search results filled with online teaching / learning resources about an author or specific book.
The TumbleBookLibrary is a collection of TumbleBooks (animated, talking picture books) TumblePuzzles, and TumbleQuizzes, as well as TumbleResources for teachers. TumbleBooks are created from existing picture books which we have licensed from children's book publishers and converted to the TumbleBook format.
Library Media Services Department
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