from World Trade Press
More than 100,000 downloadable maps! Perfect for school reports, school lesson plans, personal research projects, and business reports. AtoZ Maps Online will also adapt to the screen size of any desktop, laptop, tablet, or smartphone.
from World Trade Press
Great for state reports, projects, and presentations! AtoZ the USA contains more than 115 country-based articles and 115 state articles for each of the 50 US states, five US territories, and the District of Columbia. Library patrons and students will find unmatched coverage of the country's people, history, economy, geography, symbols, culture, and society.
from World Trade Press
AtoZ World Food contains traditional recipes for 174 countries of the world in all course categories: appetizers, soups, salads, breads, main courses, side dishes, desserts, and beverages. Additionally, AtoZ World Food covers food culture in six categories: National Cuisine, Regional Cuisine, Daily Meals, Dining Etiquette, Special Occasion Foods, and Food Trivia.
Trusted learning resources, BrainPOP, BrainPOP Jr., and BrainPOP ELL offer cross-curricular animated movies, learning games, interactive quizzes, primary source activities, and a breadth of additional resources for students in grades K-12. Its topics span Science, Social Studies, English, Math, Engineering & Tech, Health, and Arts & Music. Perfect for teachers, lesson plans, students and parents alike!
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World Book Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos is organized so that students can find information quickly and easily. It includes more than 2,200 articles, 250 maps, 1,500 illustrations, and bilingual navigation.
Designed with students and educators in grades K through 5 in mind, Explora Primary Schools provides a safe, trustworthy environment for students to look up facts for class projects or homework.
Instantly access reference eBooks on many subjects. These trusted, authoritative reference works are available 24/7!
(formerly Kids Infobits)
Great for homework research for young learners. Easy-to-use and features searchable content including books, magazines, news, and more than 13,000 images.
On demand, anytime, anywhere live tutoring for students K-12. Included is a Writing Lab and Send Question Center, which allows users to receive assistance at any time of the day without connecting with a live tutor. Prep exams and FAFSA assistance also available.
Elementary and Middle School students can find fiction and nonfiction titles for school projects and for fun! Enter the title of your favorite book and click on "Find Similar Books". You can also search by your favorite author, title or series.
from EBSCO LearningExpress
A highly-acclaimed, comprehensive selection of interactive online tutorials, practice tests, articles, eBooks, and high-stakes test preparation all modeled after official tests. The assessment & training center is designed to help students and professionals at all levels of learning achieve their educational and career-related goals.
ScienceFlix provides students with a better understanding of science concepts and ideas through hands-on projects, videos, multiple text types, interactive features and more.
A powerful online language learning system that builds all four core skills: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. With 100+ languages to choose from and English lessons for speakers of over 25 different languages, there is something for every language learner. Mobile apps are available for language learning on the go!
Online account is required. Children under the age of 13 should have a parent or guardian open this account.
The perfect introduction to subjects you previously knew nothing about: from Climate to Consciousness, Game Theory to Ancient Warfare, Privacy to Islamic History, Globalization to Literary Theory. Very Short Introductions Online brings together titles from this well-known and established print series, via a highly discoverable and fully cross-searchable platform.
Explore Trek's World, practice reading with cool stories and discover fun facts all in one place! Created for younger children, this graphic-intense database helps you learn while having fun.
Tailored for students in elementary and middle schools, World Book Student includes all the articles from the print versions of the World Book Encyclopedia, plus thousands of additional articles, learning resources, and research tools. World Book Student is also optimized for tablets for the ultimate mobile research experience.
Sponsored by the Library of Congress, this site provides information about America's past.
Got questions? The Fact Monster may just have the answers.
Into the Book
Play games that practice reading strategies and improve reading comprehension.
This free site includes courses in math for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades.
Fun and safe search for kids, by kids.
Math Dictionary for Kids
Maths Dictionary for Kids is an animated, interactive online math dictionary for students which explains over 600 common mathematical terms and math words in simple language.
Math is Fun
A site developed by math teachers and mathmaticians, they strive to make learning math fun by making it easy-to-learn and enjoyable. Covers math curriculum from Kindergarten to Grade 12.
Merriam-Webster Visual Dictionary
The Visual Dictionary Online is an interactive dictionary.When you know what something looks like but not what it’s called, or when you know the word but can’t picture the object, The Visual Dictionary has the answer.
National Geographic Kids
Learn about the world around us with fun games, cool facts, funny videos, and more!
Practice phonic skills with these read-along stories and fun games.
Time for Kids
Information about current events from Time Magazine.
Your Virtual IMC
Link to all the IMC's in the Centerville City Schools.
Biographies of famous people from the Buckeye state.
Ohio Quick Facts
A list of Ohio Facts from the Ohio Historical Society.
What's that Ohio Snake?
A guide to Ohio snakes from the Ohio Public Information Network and Ohio Historical Society.
What's that Ohio Tree?
A guide to Ohio leaves from the Ohio Public Information Network and Ohio Historical Society.
What's the Point?
Learn how to identify flint artifacts from the Ohio Public Information Network and Ohio Historical Society.
Science Fair Help
All Science Fair Projects
This site contains projects for all age groups.
An article about what makes a good science project.
Internet Public Library Science Project Resource Guide
A guide to getting started with your science project.
A collection of resources for students, parents and teachers.
Science Fair Central
Some additional resources for students and parents.
Steve Spangler Science
Provides explanations (including videos) of how things work as well as sample experiments.