Reading OnlineSometimes you need to research topics online to find information. Great pictures are available on:Life Photo Archives
You can search topics using Kids Click. Kids Click is also available on the
Quaker Ridge Library Site. Kids Click is a good source for elementary school students since it suggests materials that can be read by our third grade reading levels.
For Resources for Research at Home
World Book User name: raiders2 Password: raiders
Grolier Online User name: scarsdale Password: raiders
Infotrac Junior User name: empirelink Password: empirelink
Nettrekker User name: quakerridge Password: student
In addition to looking up words in our green intermediate dictionaries, you may use the Aa dictionary in your doc which has been downloaded from Applications. I have also added Dictionary.com which some of you have at home. This also has a thesaurus and encyclopedia component to it.
Webster's Online Dictionary
Different magazines can give you articles about news in the world as well as information about books, authors, and interesting activities.
Highlights for Kids
Type topic like bedbug into the search bar to find the article titled "Hey! A Bedbug Bit Me!"
National Geographic Pioneer Edition Archives
National Geographic Pioneer Archives
Scholastic Student Activities
National Geographic for Kids
You can find out what new books are recommended for third graders at the sites below:Reading Planet - Kids Books' Authors http://www.rif.org/kids/readingplanet/bookzone/diterlizzi.htmYou can read about different science and social studies topics by using these sites below:
Ask Jeeves for Kids
Author and Illustrators