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                       When you need fast, reliable information for homework or reports.


kids-searchKids Search

Elementary and middle school students can find information and pictures in a variety of subject areas.


novelistk8Novelist K-8

Looking for a good story to read? Here are some suggestions.


Articles and pictures for elementary school students. Can search by Lexile reading levels.

sataSomething About the Author Online

Information about children's authors and illustrators.

student-resStudent Research Center

Content on all topics with Lexile reading levels, plus biographies, photos, maps, flags, primary source documents, film and video.



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