Resources for Kids

Resources for Kids

Animal Kingdom - A Discus Database

Groups and habitats. Videos and photos. Fun learning materials.

Audio Book Cloud

For users of all ages, audiobooks in all genres/subjects.

Biography in Context - A Discus Database

For all ages. Comprehensive source for biographical information.

BrainPOP Jr. - A Discus Database

For students in grades K-3. Fun video and learning activities that engage young learners.

Britannica Elementary - A Discus Database

Encyclopedia articles of people, places, and things. Also pictures, maps, videos, and activities.

Britannica Fundamentals - A Discus Database

Activities to explore, play, read, draw. Stories and videos.

Britannica Middle School - A Discus Database

Encyclopedia articles of people, places, and things. Also pictures, maps, videos, and activities.

CultureGrams - A Discus Database

For all ages. Country reports that provide snapshots of the world’s cultures.

Escolar - A Discus Database

For students aged 7-12. Spanish elementary encyclopedia for early readers of Spanish.

Explora for Elementary Schools - A Discus Database

Articles on most topics, as well as pictures, maps and flags.

Kids InfoBits - A Discus Database

For students in kindergarten through 5th grades. Articles, pictures, and reference information on all subjects.

NoveList K-8 Plus - A Discus Database

For elementary and middle school students and educators. Resource for helping students find their next great fiction or nonfiction title to read.

Teen Book Cloud

For students in grades 7-12, the collection includes graphic novels, enhanced novels, eBooks, classic literature, National Geographic videos, educator resources, and audio books.
Trial ends December 15, 2020.

TumbleMath

For students in grades K-6, subjects include counting, addition, subtraction, multiplication, word problems, geometry, fractions, place value, measurement, probability, division, graphing, finance, and time and temperature.

Tutor.com

For students K-12: Tutor.com connects students with expert tutors and career coaches in more than 80 subjects and test prep areas. The Tutor.com K-12 Learning Suite includes live, one-to-one tutoring (8 AM-10 PM Sunday – Saturday), a real-time writing center, test preparation, practice quizzes and 24/7 access to worksheets, videos and tutorials.

Tutor.com requires use of the Discus username and password. Please contact the library for further information.