Provides definitions, how to say the word (often with sound) and where the word comes from.
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A collection of resources for educators to support youth to explore, recognize, and take seriously the civic potentials of digital life. Intended for grades 7-12.
A guide to hundreds of dinosaurs, includes timeline.
Articles and current events for kids
This free website from the National Library of Medicine provides quick access to high quality drug information from multiple U.S. government agencies. Search for pharmaceuticals by drug trade name or by generic name.
Search the full text of over 4,200 fiction and nonfiction ebook titles.
Provides economic information on gross domestic product, income, employment, production, business activity, prices, money, credit, security markets, Federal finance, and international statistics.
Annual report written by the Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers. It provides overviews of the nation's economic progress using text and extensive data appendices.
These awards are presented by the Mystery Writers of America and are named after Edgar Allen Poe, considered to be the author of the first detective stories.
Lesson plans, student activities, and teacher guides for students in kindergarten through 12th grade from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Access free courses on a variety of subjects from major universities around the world. Access using a browser, Android app, or iOS app.
Passenger list records covering the years of 1892-1924.
Spanish language version of World Book's Student Discovery Encyclopedia.
Explains energy concepts, periodic table, and has an energy calculator.
Browse through links of resources, which include games, grammar, idioms and slang, listening, reading, vocabulary, and more.
ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) is a freely available Web database made up of education-related reports and journal articles published from 1966 to the present. Free and accessible anywhere.
Full text database of the newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press.
Find more than 2100 full text scholarly journals and over 1700 peer-reviewed, full-text journals. Collection provides focus on education by providing full text for over 500 high-quality educational journals. Provides access to lesson plans, student tools, curriculum standards and link to sites valuable for teachers. Click here for a video tutorial about using this resource.