Learning Links for Students


Kid-Friendly Search Engines   E-Books    Educational Websites     Online Services 

Hour of Code

Code. org ---Learn About Hour of Code and More!

Scratch

Code.org Course 1

Code with Angry Birds

Code with Anna and Elsa from Frozen

Code Studio- Lots of ideas to try!

search image Kid-Friendly Search Engines

Google Safe Search

Sweet Search for Kids

KidsClick

KidRex

Dibdabdoo  

Ivy's

Quintura Kids

Ask Jeeves

Yippy

 

E-Books

We now have 3 collections of nonfiction ebooks! User names and passwords can be found on the Online Services handout provided to students and teachers or from the media center.

/uploadedImages/schools/singeres/mediacenter/capstone_thumb.png Capstone E-Library -14 interactive nonfiction books to support math, science, social studies, and writing

 

/uploadedImages/schools/singeres/mediacenter/rosen logo.gif Rosen Digital Library -24 interactive nonfiction books to support science and social studies

 

/uploadedImages/schools/singeres/mediacenter/rourke ebook icon.jpg Rourke eBooks -30 interactive nonfiction books to support science and social studies

Educational Websites

ABCya

Brain-Pop (We now have a subscription! Ask your teacher or the media center for the username and password.)

Fact Monster

National Geographic Kids

PBS Kids

Pics4Learning -Free photos for education

Scholastic for Kids: Ages 3-7

Scholastic for Kids: Ages 8-12

Seussville

Starfall

Time for Kids

 

MCPS Suggested Math and Reading Websites

Flora M. Singer Commonly Used Online Services

Passwords for home use available from Mrs. Cassandra Heifetz, Media Specialist

CUlture GramsCulture Grams:

Up to date information on 182 countries and cultures

BritannicaEncyclopedia Britannica Online School Edition:

3 encyclopedias in one: Encyclopedia Britannica (High School), Compton's (Middle School), and Britannica Elementary (Elementary School)

Enciclopedia juvenilEnciclopedia Juvenil:  

A Spanish elementary encyclopedia for younger learners

ImageQuest buttonImage Quest by Britannica:  

Trustworthy database for safe, educationally appropriate images

 noodletoolsNoodleTools:

 An online bibliography (works cited) composer and note taking tool

PebbleGoPebbleGo:

A database for younger researchers. Includes Animals, Biographies, and Earth and Space.

 pk earth sciencePowerKids Earth & Space Science

Special purchase for Flora M. Singer Elementary!- Designed for grades 3-6

 pk life  science PowerKids Life Science-

Special purchase for Flora M. Singer Elementary!- Designed for grades 3-6

SIRS SIRS Discoverer:

 A database for elementary and middle-school students. Includes carefully selected articles and images from more than 1600 newspapers, magazines, and other publications. Also includes websites.

Student News NetStudent News Net by Britannica:  

Engages students with relevant news and current events. Designed for grades 4-8.

Teaching booksTeaching Books.net:  

Information, guides, interviews, and more about books and authors.

tumblebooks TumbleBooks: TumbleBook Library is an online collection of TumbleBooks-animated talking picture books.

 webstersWebster's Dictionary-

Online unabridged dictionary without ads or pop-ups.


MCPS Online Services- All Levels

Passwords for home-use available from the Media Specialist. Password documents are also available on student Google Drive accounts.

 

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