Langlade Kids: Databases

Here are three great databases for kids:

 
The following databases are all provided by BadgerLink:  
Searchasaurus -- great homework help for all classes  

Searchasaurus is an exciting and easy way for young researchers to experience online searching. It is an animated interface with a dinosaur theme that encourages young researchers to enhance and develop basic search methods.

You will be asked for your library barcode number when you click on the icon.

For a PDF copy of user instructions for Searchasaurus, click here.

Searchasaurus Database

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Kids Search -- great homework help for all classes  

Kids Search is designed specifically for elementary/middle school students according to their needs and search abilities. It combines a state-of-the-art search engine with a child-friendly, graphically-rich design that is both powerful and fun to use.

You will be asked for your library barcode number when you click on the icon.

For a PDF copy of user instructions for Kids Search, click here.

Kids Search Database

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NoveList K-8  

Looking for a fiction title -- for class or just to enjoy? Or maybe you want to know the next book in a series? NoveList K-8, with more than 69,000 titles, is just the tool you need!

In addition, there are:

  • Recommended Reads on high-interest topics
  • Book Discussion Guides for after-school book clubs or classroom discussions
  • BookTalks on just-right reads for older kids and teens
  • Full-text Searchable Reviews from authoritative sources like School Library Journal and BookList
  • Vital Series Information in reading order -- find the latest, fast!
  • Curricular Connections and other articles featuring ideas for integrating reading into content areas at multiple grade levels.

    You will be asked for your library barcode number when you click on the icon.

    For a PDF copy of user instructions for NoveList K-8 , click here.

       

NoveList K-8 Database

Click on the icon to enter