Elementary School

Sesame Street eBooks

Hang out with your favorite characters from Sesame Street!

Interactive eBooks

Discover fun, interactive, fictional video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks in BookFlix.

Homework Tutoring

HelpNow offers free, online live tutoring and homework help 1pm-10pm Mon-Sun, along with practice tests, flashcards, writing and study tools, and more.

Online Services

OverDrive eBooks & Audiobooks

Find your next great read in the form of an eBook or audiobook. Browse by genre or search for an author or title.

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Sesame Street eBooks from OverDrive

Hang out with your favorite characters from Sesame Street! This collection is available through our OverDrive eBook platform. You can also find and read individual titles using the Libby app.

Scholastic Teachables: Ready-to-Use Educational Material for Ages 4-11

Great for parents, teachers, and educators, this resource provides tens of thousands of searchable and printable, ready-to-use educational materials for ages 4-11 that are standard aligned. Find lesson plans, skill building packs, leveled mini books, coloring sheets, graphic organizers, clip art, and more. Use this resource for homeschooling or in the classroom. Also great for creating storytime activities, or designing lesson plans for English Language Learners.

BookFlix

Discover fun, interactive, fictional video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks. Each pair of books also features interactive games, puzzles, and age-appropriate web links for further exploration on a topic.

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Novelist K-8 Plus: Book Recommendations

Explore reading recommendations for children's fiction and non-fiction titles, including lists of award winners and discussion guides for book clubs.

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Granger's World of Poetry

Provides access to full-text poems, citations, commentaries, biographies, and a poetry glossary. Includes selections of current and foreign language poems.

Homework Help Now: Online Tutors by Brainfuse

Get homework help on any subject with an online tutor from 1-10 p.m., any day of the week. Spanish tutors are also available.

Additional services provided include the following:

  • Writing Lab: Get feedback within one business day.
  • SkillSurfer: Study resources and test prep.
  • Send Question: Get a response within one business day.
  • Language Lab: Live help learning Spanish.
  • LEAP: Create a customized learning plan.
  • Flashbulb: Create and share flashcards, tests and games.
  • eParachute: Identify potential majors and career paths.
  • MEET Virtual Study Rooms: Collaborate with classmates.
  • Brainwave videos: Record your notes to watch and share writing.
  • Live Chess Tutoring: Online tutoring help from an expert chess coach. This service is available Monday - Thursday from 3:00-8:59 PM PST.
  • FAFSA Live Help: Get help with filling out your application form.
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Scholastic Teachables: Ready-to-Use Educational Material for Ages 4-11

Great for parents, teachers, and educators, this resource provides tens of thousands of searchable and printable, ready-to-use educational materials for ages 4-11 that are standard aligned. Find lesson plans, skill building packs, leveled mini books, coloring sheets, graphic organizers, clip art, and more. Use this resource for homeschooling or in the classroom. Also great for creating storytime activities, or designing lesson plans for English Language Learners.

School Center by LearningExpress Library

LearningExpress Library is an interactive online learning platform that offers video courses, practice tests, and eBooks. The School Center provides skill-building resources for classroom and homework success. The School Center helps students in elementary, middle, and high school prepare for important tests, get extra help with assignments, and boost their skills in important subjects. Resources are available in English and Spanish.

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National Geographic Kids

National Geographic Kids includes the complete run of the magazine from 2009 to the present, as well as books, videos, and images. Topics include animals, history, peoples & cultures, science & technology, and more. This resource is great for report research and browsable for general interest exploration. Note, for the very latest issue of National Geographic Kids, please check OverDrive Magazines for Kids & Teens.

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Science Online

Find book and journal articles on a broad range of scientific disciplines including biology, chemistry, computer science, earth science, environmental science, marine science, space and astronomy, and physics. Also included are videos and animations, printable science experiments, diagrams, brief biographies of leading scientists and their achievements, key tables and data, and a comprehensive topic timeline.

ScienceFlix: STEM Books and Media for Ages 10-15

Scholastic ScienceFlix brings science education to students with hands-on scientific experiments, in-depth STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) careers exploration, and interactive videos, articles and lesson plans. For school aged children from 10 to 15 years old.

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Scholastic Go!

Scholastic Go! offers comprehensive nonfiction content for kids in grades 3 and up. Learn about animals, countries and states, science, history, and much more. Includes the following four encyclopedia databases: Amazing Animals, America the Beautiful, Lands and Peoples, and The New Book of Popular Science. Find daily news and current events, interactive maps, dictionaries, and videos.

Science Experiments

Have fun with science experiments. Whether you need to do a project for a school science fair or you want to be a mad scientist, our Experiments eBook collection can get you started. Learn how to formulate your hypothesis; design your experiment; record, analyze, and report your results.

Explora for Elementary School

Explora is a fun, easy-to-use tool that can help you complete research and classroom assignments.  With Explora, you will discover reliable information on thousands of topics covering a wide range of subjects including art & music, literature, language arts, geography, history, social studies, world cultures & languages, science, technology, engineering, mathematics, health, and sports.

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TrueFlix: Science and Social Studies Books and Media for Ages 8-12

Scholastic TrueFlix is an online eBook service for children in grades 3-6 that offers nonfiction True Books and multimedia content to help students improve literacy and critical thinking skills, and build knowledge of curriculum-based Science and Social Studies content. Content includes nonfiction and fiction eBooks, primary sources, videos, audio clips, images, and related websites. TrueFlix helps students improve literacy and critical thinking skills, and build content-area knowledge. In addition, TrueFlix helps students achieve key college and career readiness support.

Watch & Learn Library - Educational Videos for Ages 3-8

The Watch & Learn Library from Scholastic has hundreds of nonfiction videos, vocabulary, and quizzes for young learners in grades PreK-3. The videos use real-world footage to teach about animals, nature, science, history, and social studies. Closed captioning for each video helps beginning readers. Available in English and Spanish.

CultureGrams

Learn about countries from all over the world and the U.S. states. Additional features include maps, statistics, history, infographics, video clips, and images. For students grades 2-12.

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Cultures of the World

This series provides you with a comprehensive overview of different countries from around the world, including the people, geography, history, culture, government, religion, language, and leisure activities. Each book contains websites for additional research at the end of each chapter, up-to-date statistics and facts, updated maps, and photographs.

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It's My State! eBooks

This popular series provides background on the geography, history, people, government, and economy unique to each state within the United States.

California Missions

Learn about the rich history of the California Missions: how they started, the people who ran them, the indigenous population, and their legacy today.

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Scholastic Go!

Scholastic Go! offers comprehensive nonfiction content for kids in grades 3 and up. Learn about animals, countries and states, science, history, and much more. Includes the following four encyclopedia databases: Amazing Animals, America the Beautiful, Lands and Peoples, and The New Book of Popular Science. Find daily news and current events, interactive maps, dictionaries, and videos.

FreedomFlix: Social Studies Books and Media for Ages 10-14

Scholastic FreedomFlix is a digital resource that dives deeply into the events, people, and places that have shaped our world. Students from age 10 to 14 can learn more about social studies with this interactive, online resource.

TrueFlix: Science and Social Studies Books and Media for Ages 8-12

Scholastic TrueFlix is an online eBook service for children in grades 3-6 that offers nonfiction True Books and multimedia content to help students improve literacy and critical thinking skills, and build knowledge of curriculum-based Science and Social Studies content. Content includes nonfiction and fiction eBooks, primary sources, videos, audio clips, images, and related websites. TrueFlix helps students improve literacy and critical thinking skills, and build content-area knowledge. In addition, TrueFlix helps students achieve key college and career readiness support.

Watch & Learn Library - Educational Videos for Ages 3-8

The Watch & Learn Library from Scholastic has hundreds of nonfiction videos, vocabulary, and quizzes for young learners in grades PreK-3. The videos use real-world footage to teach about animals, nature, science, history, and social studies. Closed captioning for each video helps beginning readers. Available in English and Spanish.

U.S. History (Gale in Context)

This resource provides a variety of historical data from primary sources and reference documents. It also includes photographs, illustrations, and maps. Topics range from the arrival of Vikings in North America all to the way to the first stirrings of the American Revolution and on through the Civil Rights movement, 9/11, and the War on Terror.

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World History (Gale in Context)

This resource covers the people, cultures, events, and societies of the ancient and modern world. With thousands of full-text articles and primary sources, learn about everything from early civilizations to the Industrial Revolution, the Silk Road, the Space Race, and beyond. Also included are photographs, illustrations, and maps.

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Biography (Gale in Context)

Find a biography in our comprehensive collection covering the world's most influential people, both historic and contemporary.

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TrueFlix: Science and Social Studies Books and Media for Ages 8-12

Scholastic TrueFlix is an online eBook service for children in grades 3-6 that offers nonfiction True Books and multimedia content to help students improve literacy and critical thinking skills, and build knowledge of curriculum-based Science and Social Studies content. Content includes nonfiction and fiction eBooks, primary sources, videos, audio clips, images, and related websites. TrueFlix helps students improve literacy and critical thinking skills, and build content-area knowledge. In addition, TrueFlix helps students achieve key college and career readiness support.

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