EBSCO for Kids
Designed with students and educators in mind, Explora provides a safe, trustworthy environment for students to look up articles and facts for research papers, class projects or homework. Explora uses the same great EBSCO databases you’ve come to enjoy, just displayed in a new and improved interface.
Explora for Primary Schools – EBSCO’s research database for students K-5. is the replacement for Searchasaurus and Kids Search and features colorful pictures and school subject categories for easy browsing.
Explora for Public Schools – Explora for Everyone is a new interface for the general public that simultaneously searches 20 EBSCO databases for an easy one stop search.
World Book for Kids
World Book’s Early World of Learning: Join Trek on his travels all around the world, learn with reading, games and more at World Book’s Early World of Learning!
Want to watch a video about ants? What’s the capitol of Sweden? How many trips have been made to the Moon? Search for the answers (and more!) at World Book for Kids.
Helpful Online Resources
CIA: Kids’ Zone: Learn all about the Central Intelligence Agency and have fun while you do it.
Kids.gov: A safe place to learn and play!
IPL for Kids: Internet Public Library for kids.
Little Rhodie Kidzone: Did you know in 1877 Rhode Island adopted their state flag? Find out more about the Rhode Island’s unique history on the Secretary of State’s website.
Smithsonian Kids: Animal cams, cultural coloring books, space exploration and more!
Games and Activities
Click, Play, Learn: Join other kids on the internet with some of the best educational games around!