World Book Online includes encyclopedia articles with maps, images, and audio. The suite also includes eBooks and the Timelines database. Access is limited to Greenland residents only. Call for the World Book Log-in and Password.


 Homework Help from EBSCO

explora_web_button_public_libraries_200x100EBSCO’s new interface. Use for all your homework assignments! Access is limited to Greenland residents only. Call for the EBSCO User ID and Password.

 

 

novelistK8_plusFind recommended fiction and nonfiction books plus book lists for K-8. Also use to find books for your Lexile reader measure.

 


Useful Links for Homework Assignments

 

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Fact Monster: An online encyclopedia that is kept up-to-date with current events. Best used for grades 1-5.

 

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Sponsored by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association.

 

 

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HomeworkSpot.com is a free homework information portal that features the very best K-12 homework-related sites together with engaging editorial in one high-utility, educational spot.

 

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Infoplease: An online encyclopedia that is kept up-to-date with current events. Best used for grades 5 and up.

 

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The Internet Public Library: A great resource for trusted educational websites to use for homework assignments. Arranged by topic. No longer updated but many useful links.

 

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Find the right book for your reading level.

 

 

 


Topic Specific Links for Homework Assignments

Christmas  

Christmas Around the World

Christmas Cookies by Country of Origin

Colonial America

The Pilgrim Story

Plimouth  Plantation

Trades in Colonial Williamsburg

Maps of the Middle Atlantic Region

Salem Witch Trials

New Hampshire

NewHampshire.com

Poetry

American Academy of Poets

Louder than a Clap of Thunder, by Jack Preluski

Giggle Poetry

The Mother Goose Pages

Poems by A.A. Milne

Janet Wong’s Poems and Stories (Includes audio clips of the author reading her work!)

Robert Frost:

Robert Frost: America’s Poet

Poetry Archive

180 Poems written by Robert Frost from AmericanPoems.com

Science

Arctic Circle: History and Social Issues of the Arctic and Sub-Arctic Regions (From the University of Connecticut)

Arctic Theme Page: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Great section on Arctic Animals

WWF Endangered Animals

Especies Fact Sheets

Animal Planet Mammal Guide: Tundra

Alaska Department of Fish and Game Wildlife Notebook

Science Projects: Science Fair Resource Guide