Resources for students grade PK-5
Some resources will require a school building username/password. If you need help with your login, please contact your district’s teacher librarian or GPAEA Librarian, Jane Frizzell.
Click on a resource below and explore.
BookFLIX: An online literacy resource that pairs fictional video storybooks with related nonfiction books. Read-aloud feature provides accessibility to all readers.
Britannica School: A general topic encyclopedia, including the Fundamentals section for PreK-2 learners.
CultureGrams: An insider’s perspective on daily life and culture, including the history, customs, and lifestyles of the world’s people.
CyberSmarts: This interactive eBook collection offers users a safe, simulated Internet experience with hands-on instruction on how to deal with important online safety issues.
EBSCO NoveList K-8 Plus: Reading recommendations for both fiction and nonfiction, for students in grades K-8. Use it to find just the right books for every reader. *Add 20! at the end of your district login password when you log in to EBSCO resources.
ePoint Books: A collection of over 1,000 high-interest nonfiction eBooks for all grade levels. Some titles are also available in Spanish.
FreedomFLIX: Provides 60+ multimedia units on U.S. and world history.
Gale in Context - Elementary: Information about all kinds of topics for younger learners.
iClipart: A collection of more than 7.8 million royalty-free photos, clipart, fonts, animations, and sounds.
Learn360: A comprehensive library of educational videos, video clips, images, audio files, newsreels, speeches, self-paced STEM tutorials, learning games, and other teacher resources. **Using this link will not allow educators and students to access any saved content or playlists created on the campus Learn360
MackinVIA (PreK-12): A portal with hundreds of eBook and audiobook titles available, including fiction and nonfiction for all grade levels. Many titles have text-to-speech capabilities. **You will need a building-specific login for this resource. If you need assistance with this, please contact GPAEA Librarian, Jane Frizzell.
PebbleGo: Informational articles, ready-made activities, and literacy supports for students of all abilities.
PowerKnowledge Earth & Space Science: Features articles, videos, interactive games, and ideas for hands-on science activities on topics including earth cycles; ecosystems and biomes; energy and matter; landforms; maps; natural disasters; rocks and minerals; environmental issues; the scientific method; space; water; and weather and climate.
PowerKnowledge Life Science (3-6): Features articles, videos, interactive games, and ideas for hands-on science activities on topics including animals; classification; endangered and extinct species; food chains and food webs; green living; habitats and ecosystems; the human body; life cycles; plants; and survival and adaptation.
PowerKnowledge Physical Science (3-6): Features articles, videos, interactive games, and ideas for hands-on science activities on topics including atoms and molecules; elements and the periodic table; energy and matter; force and motion; and temperature and measurement.
ScienceFLIX: Provides 60+ complete units, through movies, interactive features, varied text features and hands on activities.
Soundzabound: Licensed audio that can be used without copyright infringement in videos, podcasts, and other forms of multimedia.
TrueFLIX: Combines Scholastic True Books social studies and science content with reading supports and a deep and diverse collection of related videos, images, Web links, and text.