Peruse animated, talking picture books, puzzles, and resources for kids and families in Tumble Books.
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Find primary documents, reference books, journal articles, and scholarly analysis on periods and events in our history.
Find multimedia on a variety of subjects, science fair projects, biographies, correlations to curriculum standards, 21st century research guides, and much more for high school students.
Explore the native cultures of indigenous peoples around the world. Learn about daily life, where they lived, what they ate, how they survived, and even their religions.
Who discovered the Earth is round? When were motion pictures invented? Geek out on how things we take for granted today were either discovered or invented, from zippers to atomic time.
Discover methods for reducing your environmental impact, or get information about how major industries are working to curb pollution and improve the environment. Includes activities you can do in your home.
View the order of events over the world's history, create your own timelines, and more.
Find scholarly analysis, articles, references, and primary documents covering the past 5,000 years.
Explore science and find fun activities about bridges, the weather, measuring, and more. A great resource for simple science fair ideas and topic exporation.
Search for Accelerated Reader books for yourself or your student in AR Book Finder. Look through lists of award nominees and winners or popular topics.
Explore age-appropriate information about the U.S. Government. Learn basic information about the way the government works, how it began, and how citizens can participate.
Find printable maps,world flags, and country profiles featuring the history, people, government, economy, military, geography and more for most of the countries of the world.
Get help grasping the main points on homework that's challenging! Watch videos on a range of academic subjects, ranging from World History and Culture to Biology and Literature. Most are 15 minutes or less!
Watch tutorials online and practice a wide variety of life skills and academic subjects, from computer programming to printmaking or 3rd grade math to entrepreneurship.
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Explore topics related to most school topics and find resources for homework assignments and entertainment. Sources provided by Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access.