Information for Students
Classroom Curriculum Projects Links
Reference and Research Tools
A search engine which allows kids to narrow their searches by subject: mathematics, science, history, and language arts.
A K-8 web guide and search tool which has reviewed and categorized more than 2,000 resources which can be searched by reading level and number of illustrations.
Multnomah Homework Center
One of the best homework sites in the U.S.
An online news source for K-8 students which allows students to view news stories according to their reading level. Site also includes games, quizzes and a book review blog.
World Book Online
Online access for Urbana #116 Schools to all articles from the 22-volume print encyclopedia set plus additional links to a visual dictionary, Spanish language encyclopedia, maps and a timeline creation tool. To access from home, please see librarian for login and password.
A children’s directory search engine especially designed for children ages 7-12.
Amazing Sites for Children
Amazing, spectacular, mysterious, colorful web sites for kids and the adults who care about them. (700+)
A quick way for kids to find all types of information, current and historical.