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Ludlow Elementary School Library

Subscription Databases for e-Books and Research

contact the school for the user names and passwords
Tumblebooks
Read an e-book online
Grolier GO
Grolier Go Encyclopedia
&
 America the Beautiful series about the 50 states
 http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Login?ed=wb
WorldBook
Encyclopedia
http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/vol_m86s
Resources for
Adults & Kids

 http://go.galegroup.com/ps/start.do?p=ITKE&u=vol_m86s&authCount=1
Scroll to this icon for
Kids InfoBits
nonfiction resources
 http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/bic1/?p=BIC1&u=vol_m86s
Scroll to this icon Biography in Context

Looking for a Good Book to Read - Click on the links below

5th & 6th Graders' DCF Wiki

5th & 6th Graders -  
Click above to access our Ludlow-Mt Holly DCF discussion site 

Read an e-book

Visit: Tumblebooks picture books, chapter books, nonfiction texts videos and games, accessible form any internet connected device.
Tumblebooksor check out the Library of Congress website www.Read.gov
For our older students: 
Each chapter is written by a different author from among the best in today's children's literature. 



or choose from Classic Books for younger and older students

at: Storyline Online you can listen to a story read to you by a famous actor!

ICDL - The International Children's Library provides books from around the world. http://en.childrenslibrary.org/

Favorite Authors and Illustrators

J.K. Rowling     Dr. Seuss     Jan Brett        Jeff Kinney        Roald Dahl
       
   


Not sure how to pronounce an author's name? Click below to find out:

Award Winners and Recommended Books

2017 Caldecott Medal Winner: 

Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean Michel Basquiat
by Javaka Steptoe

Cool New Books!

Publishing News about New Books, Series, & Authors
http://www.kidsreads.com
www.kidsreads.com

Fletcher Memorial Library

Fletcher Memorial Library
88 Main Street
Ludlow, VT 05149
Main:   802-228-8921  Youth: 802-228-3517

Youth Library Info & Events:  http://www.fmlnews.org/youth.html
Looking for a specific book? Check the Fletcher Memorial Library Catalog: 

Contact

Library web page created by: Julie Goraj 
Library Media Teacher, Ludlow Elementary School
last updated: August 31, 2017


contact: julie.goraj@trsu.org




Internet Instruction

PBS Kids provides a fun way to learn to safely navigate the virtual universe of the Internet.



Learn what it means to be a digital citizen at:
 
Quality Information Checklist

8 quick steps to check
 
information quality


Watch this video to learn more about Website Evaluation:

The Reference Shelf

Dictionary:
Thesaurus:

Atlases:

Encyclopedias: Click on the links to: 
Worldbook, Grolier GO, Kids Infobits listed above
 and the search engines listed below:

On-line Libraries & Search Engines


These web sites will link you to sites on most any topic

 and they're created specifically for children.

Bibliography Citations

Why citations matter:

http://library.uvm.edu/guides/citation/why.php



Use Noodle Tools Express to properly format your citations:

http://www.noodletools.com/noodlebib/express.php

Curricular Resources

Science
Nasa for Kids Kids Planet Animals  MBGnet:
Biomes
of the World
 Vermont Critters
Kidsites.com/
Science
kidshealth
IPL2 Math & Science
 
   
Math
321know.com Math Playground
coolmath4kids.com Ask Dr. Math 
Ict Games Apples 4 the Teacher Rekenweb FunBrainMath Forum

    The Arts & Recreation 

Fine Arts

Music : San Francisco Symphony Kids www.sfskids.org/
 National Gallery of Art www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/education/kids.htmlnga kids
Metropolitan Museum of Art-MetKids http://www.metmuseum.org/collection/metkids/

Sports
 
Sports Illustrated Kids www.sikids.com/    
U.S. Ski Team

Social Studies: The World

             
World FactBook     IPL Culture Quest   Say Hello to the World

Social Studies: Vermont and The United States 
for primary source resources: check out the 6th grade primary source resources listed above under Classroom Connections
Vermont
Kids Page
http://bensguide.gpo.gov/





Ben's Guide
to the U.S.
Government
America's Story  
Library of Congress

Stately
Knowledge
America the Beautiful Grolier America the BeautifulUSHistory.org
Independence Hall Philadelphia


http://libertyskids.com/
American Revolution Game & Info
 Colonial Williamsburg
Colonial Williamsburg
                       
                          
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