Information Resources


News Resources

Kansas City Star USA Today CNN for Students 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 Science Resources 
Olathe Public Library Johnson Country Library Library of Congress  Smithsonian Institute
Make a Citation   Easy Bib
Citation Site
Bib Me Citation Machine 
Automated bibliography, research, citation, and internet highlighting tool.
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
Wikipedia  National Archives  Nobel Prize Winners

Search Tools

What Do I Need to Find  Yabba Dabba Do  Fact Monster Kids Click
Academic Search
Wolfram Alpha
Math Computational Search
Awesome Library Clusty
Kid Rex
Search for K-3 Students
Kid Friendly Search
Sweet Search Kidtopia
Search tool for Elementary
Choose the Best Search Tool for Information Needs Website Evaluation Form
Website Evaluation
Middle School
Website Evaluation
High School

                  Dictionaries /Thesaurus /Quotations /Almanacs

 One Look Merriam Webster  Foreign Word Dictionary of Phrase and Fable
 Dictionary of Visual Arts Art Cyclopedia Information Please Roget’s Thesaurus
Bartlett’s Book of Quotations Quotation Book Respectfully Quoted Farmer’s Almanac
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 DK Clipart Classroom ClipArt
Library Of Congress Free Photos Smithsonian Free Photos National Geographic 5 Tools for Helping Students Find CC Images

Keyboard Practice Sites

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

Math Web Sites

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

Language Arts

Research Paper Style Guides  Web Site Evaluation Criteria  Copyright Checklist for Education  Education Copyright Guidelines 

Physical Education / Health

Healthy Kids Challenge  Fuel Up to Play 60  Alliance for a Healthier Generation  Kidnetic 
Nick Jr: Kid’s Health      


Interactive Rock Cycle 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 Animated QR Code Maker ToonDo
Make a Cartoon
Make a Time Line
Word Cloud Generator
Word Cloud Generator
ABCYA Word Cloud
Lower Elementary Students
Make an avatar speak