Produced by Newseum, a news museum located in Washington, D.C., NewseumED houses an incredible online collection of primary sources, news artifacts, and lessons that help teachers teach media literacy, civics, and all aspects of the First Amendment, giving you and your students an up-close look at history.
News articles for kids, tweens, and teens.
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Research databases geared toward middle school students
Research databases geared toward K-5
Created specifically for middle-schoolers, Research In Context combines the best of Gale's reference content with age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources, and much more. Students will find outstanding support to complete assignments in core subjects including literature, science, social studies, and history.
Britannica Encyclopedia geared toward middle school students
Britannica Encyclopedia geared toward K-5 students
Britannica Encyclopedia geared toward PreK-2 students
Boston Globe Resources
Web Resources for US States Project:
Library of Congress: Explore the States: http://www.americaslibrary.gov/es/index.php
US Mint: 50 State Quarters: https://www.usmint.gov/learn/kids/library/50-state-quarters
Kid Friendly Search Engines:
KidSpace @ The Internet Public Library http://www.ipl.org/div/kidspace/
Free Image Websites:
https://www.photosforclass.com/ Age appropriate images that are free for public use and automatically include the citation on the image.
http://www.pics4learning.com/ Pics4Learning is a curated image library that is safe and free for education. Teachers and students can use the copyright-friendly photos and illustrations for classroom projects, web sites, videos, portfolios, or any other projects in an educational setting. A listing of the citation is included.
SAINTS RESEARCH WEBSITES