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    ELEMENTARY

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    capstone interactive Unlimited, simultaneous access to interactive eBooks that support the Okemos Public School's science curriculum. Grades K-4  (Okemos)

    Pebble Go Emergent readers can research: Animals, Science and Social Studies. Leveled text is read-aloud while highlighting each word. Includes photos and video resources. Grades K-3  (Okemos)

     Pebble Go Next Beginning readers learn about key concepts related to all 50 States and each American Indian Tribal Nation.  Includes photos and video resources. Grades 3-5 (Okemos)

    Tumblebook Library Animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading. Contains fiction and nonfiction titles with video selections. Grades K-4  (REMC)

    Britannica School Elementary Find information on countries, animals and people, in articles, media and a world atlas. Grades 2-4.  (MeL: school code is mel5)

    Britannica Learning Zone Activity centered learning to explore, play, read and build technology skills. Grades PreK-2.  (MeL: school code is mel5)

    MeL Kids Good stuff for school, funny poems, silly songs, booksk to read or listen to, Michigan facts and lots of other cool info.  Grades PreK-5.  (MeL)

    World Book for Kids Arts, History, Living Things, People, Places, Science, Mathematics, Sports/Hobbies, and World Religion.  Sound and Video. Grades PreK-5.   (MeL)

  • SECONDARY

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    Culture Grams Concise, reliable, and up-to-date country, state and Canadian province profiles, photographs, biographical articles and recipes. Grades 3-9 (REMC)

     

    SIRS Discoverer General reference resource with full text articles and images from more than 1,600 newspapers, magazines, and government documents. Grades 3-9 (REMC)

    SIRS Issues Researcher Current social issues are coverd through full-text articles, multimedia, primary resources, government documents and reference material.  Each issue has a topic overview, pro/con viewpoints and a guide for critical thinking. Grades 7-12 (REMC)

    Britannica School Suite of encyclopedia resources at three levels - Elementary, Middle and High. Grades PreK-12  (MeL)

    EBSCO Academic Search MEL: Academic Search. Comprehensive, multi-disciplinary resource of scholarly research. Coverage on a wide range of topics. Includes peer-reviewed full text resources for STEM research. Social sciences and the humanities also covered. Grades College / University. (MeL)

     Explora Explora for Middle School: Mostly full text.  Integrates a variety of sources: newspapers, reference books, magazines. Grades 5-9 (MeL)

    Learning Express MeL: LearningExpress Library.  Includes a resume builder you can save, edit, and print. Over 700 courses, practice tests including ACT, SAT, PSAT and TOEFL, as well as trade certification, civil service, math and reading tests, and U.S. citizenship. Create a free account to access tools to help you do well on your college admissions tests and essay.  Grades 7-Adult  (MeL)

    MeL List of all MeL Databases: ebooks, geneaology, reference books, newspapers, state history. Grades PreK-Adult  (MeL)

    Opposing Viewpoints in Context Full text. Features contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's social issues. Grades 7-12  (MeL)

    ProQuest Literature  Full text. Provides more than 180,000 full-text works of poetry, prose, and drama from around the world. Grades 7-12  (REMC)