Research Links for 2nd Grade Specific
Air and Weather:
Tarver News Crew Rotation Calendar 2013-2014
Dr. Seuss's Seussville
Internet Safety / Media Awareness Network
DATABASES AND RESOURCES for ALL kids
Destiny: Locate books and materials in the Tarver Library Catalog.
Ebooks Catalog: Username: tarver Password: tigersTo access World Book at home use Login: Username: adams12 Passwo rd: 5star
World Book Kids: Kids version online encyclopedia: Condensed Information at K-3 level. Text can be read outloud. World Book Student: Student verison online encyclopedia:Information at 3-5 level. Text can be read outloud.
World Book Discover: Designed for students reading below grade level, this site includes reference articles, text-to-speech capabilities, research and translation tools, and multimedia.
World Book Inventions & Discoveries: Learn all about environmental issues and green living practices.
World Book Living Green: Explores a fascinating collection of objects and ideas that have changed how we live today.
World Book Early Peoples: Examines such ancient civilizations as those of the Chinese, Egyptians, Greeks, Romans, and American Indians.
Enchanted Learning: Children's educational web sites and games designed to stimulate creativity and learning. Curriculum Materiel for teachers with over 30,000 web pages. Username: tarver80241 Password: tigers
EBSCO/Searchasaurus: Research magazines and journals by grade level!
Ask Colorado: An online information service provided by Colorado libraries.
Adams 12 Internet Safety Resources
Evaluating Web Pages: Four ways to investigate a web page.
The Five W's of Web site Evaluation
Internet Evaluation Photoshop Pictures
Technology Integration of 21st Century Skills
Handy4class.com - Copyright-Friendly Resources
RECOMMENDED SEARCH ENGINES
Ivy's Search Engine for Kids: search forms for the major Internet search engines for kids
EThemes:content-rich, kid-safe online resources that are free with fast access to over 2,500 collections of websites.KidsKonnect: a safe Internet gateway for kids created & maintained by educators.KidsCyber: Covers topics in sports, space, the planet earth, animals, Australia, technology and inventions, animals, and food and my body.
KidsClick: is a web search site designed for kids by librarians - with kid-friendly results!
SweetSearch: Every Web site in SweetSearch has been evaluated by our research experts.
Fact Monster: is a free reference site for students, teachers, and parents.
SafeSearch: is the friendly search engine that filters potentially harmful material from search results.
Librarians' Internet Index: a well-organized point of access for reliable, trustworthy, librarian-selected websites.
Colorado Virtual Library for Kids: Kid-Friendly Links to various resources/topics! Yahooligans: Kid-friendly search engine!WEB 2.0 TOOLS Fast and easy bibliography maker.
Creates reference citations for research papers.
Safe and Free video sharing for K-12 students and teachers.
Allows users to create free interactive posters, or glogs.
Blabberize:is a photo editing tool that creates talking animations from a photo or other image.
Miscellaneous Library Items:Library Skills Games: ABC order, Dewey Decimal Order, and Sorting Games
Caldecott and Newbery Challenge Guidelines and RegistrationCaldecott Book List: List of Caldecott gold medalwinnersCaldecott Challenge Forms: Book report form for Caldecott booksNewbery Book List: List of Newbery gold medal winnersNewbery Challenge Forms: Book report form for Newbery books