Elementary Database Guides

Elem. DB cheat sheet

A list of current databases and brief descriptions in PDF.


A reading community for kids

This site lets students, parents, and teachers keep track student reading.  Users can create virtual bookshelves of books that they have read, want to read, own, etc. and can create reading logs, access and share book recommendations, and access reading levels for texts.

Take a virtual tour!


Britannica ImageQuest

Pictures you can copy

A database of rights-cleared images

Take a virtual tour!


Britannica Online

General Encyclopedia

Britannica Guide Part 1 Britannica Guide Part 2


What do you want to know?

DKFindout! Guide

Encyclopedia Virginia

History and culture of Virginia

Encyclopedia Virginia Guide

Kids Infobits

Kid-friendly articles and pictures

Kids Infobits Fact Sheet Kids Infobits Guide

National Geographic Kids

Learn about places and fun facts

NGK Quick Guide NGK Detailed Instructions

Novelist K-8 Plus

Find books that are just right for you

Fiction Database designed for elementary and middle school students


Pebble Go

Learn about people, places, and things

Pebble Go Guide


Learn about authors and favorite books

TeachingBooks Video Tour Additional Video Tutorials


World Almanac Kids

Fun facts on kid-friendly subjects

World Almanac Kids Tutorial In-depth video