Library Resources

Ludlow Elementary School Library

*This website was recently converted from Google Classic Sites to the "new" Google sites platform. All resources are still here, but were re- arranged when imported to fit the new format.

Subscription Databases for e-Books and Research - contact the school for the user names and password

Tumblebooks
Read an e-book
go.scholasticnonfiction information
Grolier GO
WorldBookEncyclopedia
http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Login?ed=wb
http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/vol_m86s
Gale Databases: nonfiction resources
http://go.galegroup.com/ps/start.do?p=STOM&u=vol_m86s
Gale Student
http://go.galegroup.com/ps/start.do?p=ITKE&u=vol_m86s&authCount=1
Kids Info Bits
http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/bic1/?p=BIC1&u=vol_m86s
Biography in Context


On-line Libraries & Search Engines: These web sites will link you to sites on most any topic, and they're created specifically for children.

http://www.kiddle.co/ New York Public Library IPL2 for Kids Kidsites.com Ask Jeeves for Kids DKFindOut! Fact Monster

Internet Instruction

Watch this video to learn more about Website Evaluation:

Evaluating Internet Sources


Quality Information Checklist

8 quick steps to check

information quality

Learn what it means to be a digital citizen at:

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


The Reference Shelf

Looking for a Good Book to Read - Click on this link

Books We Love and Hope You'll Love Too


Visit:

  • Tumblebooks - picture books, chapter books, nonfiction texts videos and games



Tumblebooks
ICDL book logo

or check out the Library of Congress website

www.Read.gov

Classic Books for younger and older students
For our older students:
Each chapter is written by a different author from among the best in today's children's literature.

Favorite Authors and Illustrators Websites:

Childrens'Literature Web GuideAuthor Websites

Cool New Books! www.kidsreads.com

Publishing News about New Books, Series, & Authors

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Not sure how to pronounce an author's name? Click to find out: AuthorName Pronunciation Guide

http://www.kidsreads.com

C L A S S R O O M S U B J E C T S R E S O U R C E S

2017 Caldecott Medal Winner: Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean Michel Basquiat
by Javaka Steptoe

SCIENCE:

ART & MUSIC

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/

SOCIAL STUDIES : Vermont, United States, & the World

VTKids Page
http://bensguide.gpo.gov/
Ben's Guide
America's Story

Library of Congress
StatelyKnowledge

World FactBook
IPL Culture Quest
USHistory.org
Independence Hall Philadelphia
Colonial Williamsburg
Colonial Williamsburg
American Revolution Game & Info

Need more reading or research resource? Visit the other library in town!

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:

https://fletchermemorial.bywatersolutions.com/

Contact

Library web page created by: Julie Goraj

Library Media Teacher, Ludlow Elementary School

last updated: - reformatting begun 9/4/18

email: julie.goraj@trsu.org