Resources & Databases
CHILDREN'S RESOURCES


Databases

Britannica Elementary discus logo

Encyclopedia articles about people, places, things with pictures, maps, videos, activities


Britannica Learning Zone discus logo

For PreK through 2nd grade. Includes activities to explore, play, read, and draw. Stories and videos are included.


BrainPOP Jr. discus logo

Videos on many topics with games, learning activities, homework help, and quizzes


CultureGrams discus logo

Countries, states and provinces with maps, flags, photos, recipes, and famous people


Kids InfoBits discus logo

Articles on most topics with pictures and maps


StudySC

Links to quality online content for South Carolina-related topics, including subjects in the South Carolina curriculum standards


NoveList K-8 Plus discus logo

Resource for helping students find their next great fiction or nonfiction title to read


E-Books

Blackbirch Kid's Visual Reference of the United States , 2003

An alphabetical presentation of brief statistics, maps and pictorial information about each of the fifty United States, as well as U.S. territories and possessions


Blackbirch Kid's Visual Reference of the World , 2002

An alphabetical presentation of brief statistics, maps and pictorial information about every country in the world. Coverage includes geography, industry, population, ethnic groups, climate, religion, education, and daily life


Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of Foods and Recipes of the World , 4v, 2002

This 4-vol. set provides comprehensive coverage of the foods and recipes from 70 representative countries and culture groups worldwide — from Algeria to Zimbabwe.


Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations , 6th ed., 2012

Presents profiles of 193 countries of the world. Topics include climate, plants and animals, population and ethnic groups, religions, transportation, history, government, political parties, judicial system, economy, education, arts, media, tourism, and famous people.


Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of the States , 6th ed., 4 v, 2012

Presents profiles of the 50 states of the nation, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the US dependencies. Topics include climate, plants and animals, populationan and ethnic groups, religions, transportation, history, state and local governments, political parties, judicial system, economy, education, arts, media, tourism, sports, and famous people.

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