Information Resources


News Resources

Kansas City Star USA Today CNN 10 New York Times
Learning Connections
National Geographic
for Kids
Student News Net Pitara Online Magazine
for Students

Internet Resources

Britannica Encyclopedia World Book Online Merriam Webster Dictionary and Thesaurus  Nobel Prize Winners
Olathe Public Library Johnson Country Library Library of Congress  Smithsonian Institute
Make a Citation   Easy Bib
Citation Site
Bib Me Citation Machine 
National Archives Copyright for Kids
Easy to understand information about copyright, plagiarism
Olathe East Lib Guides ONW Lib Guides
Short teaching videos about Internet applications
Biographies World Atlas Presidential Time Lines
Create an Infogram

Search Tools

Sweet Search Yabba Dabba Do  Fact Monster International Children’s Digital Library
Choose the Best Search Tool for Information Needs Wolfram Alpha
Math Computational Search
Awesome Library Kidtopia
Search tool for Elementary
Kid Rex
Search for K-3 Students
Kid Friendly Search
Website Evaluation
Website Evaluation
Middle School
Website Evaluation
High School

                  Dictionaries /Thesaurus /Quotations /Almanacs

 One Look Merriam Webster  Foreign Word Dictionary of Phrase and Fable
Farmer’s Almanac Art Cyclopedia Information Please Roget’s Thesaurus
Bartlett’s Book of Quotations Quotation Book Respectfully Quoted Biographical Dictionary of the US Congress

Free Photo / Clip Art Sites

New York Public Library Digital Gallery Pics4Learning 4FreePhotos Public Domain Photos
PicDrome Discovery Clip Art National Geographic Classroom ClipArt
Library Of Congress Free Photos Smithsonian Free Photos 5 Tools for Helping Students Find CC Images  

Keyboard Practice Sites

Keyboard Games Dance Mat Typing Keyboard Practice UpBeat
Keyboard Sites
Grades 6-12
Typing Games Treasure BubblePop  
  Directions to Download Type to Learn at Home Directions to Download Type to Learn at Home Spanish  

Math Web Sites

Envision Math Sum Dog
Basic Skills Practice 
 Arcademics Skill Builders Cool Math 
Math Forum IXL Math  AAA Math Figure This
Math Cats Fun Brain Chili Math  

Language Arts

Education Copyright Guidelines  Web Site Evaluation Criteria  Copyright Checklist for Education   

Physical Education / Health

Healthy Kids Challenge  Fuel Up to Play 60  Alliance for a Healthier Generation  Kidnetic 


NOAA Photo Library      

Social Studies

World Maps CIA World FactBook UN Data World Flags
National Geographic Maps THOMAS: Legislative Information Atlas of the United States Historical and Cultural Atlas
 HyperHistory This Day In History America’s Story American Memory from the Library of Congress

Career Tech Education

Auto Technology
AutoShop 101
Auto Technology
AC Delco
A/E Students
Ace Mentor Program 

Web 2.0 Applications

QR Code Generator ABCYA Word Cloud
Lower Elementary Students
Make a Cartoon
Make a Time Line
Word Cloud Generator
Word Cloud Generator
Make an avatar speak