First Program Library

Research Resources

Databases - Getting Started

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  • Britannica School

    Britannica Elementary has encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources, and games to support students in their research and learning. 
  • PebbleGo

    PebbleGo: Informational articles across five subjects: Animals, Biographies, Science, Social Studies, and Dinosaurs. Games and engaging activities included.
  • World Book Kids

    World Book Kids is a general reference source with informational articles for younger students. Also includes videos, images, games, and activities.

Databases - Digging Deeper

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  • PebbleGo Next

    PebbleGo Next features information on States, Science, American Indian History, Social Studies and Biographies for the upper elementary/middle school levels.
  • World Almanac for Kids

    World Almanac for Kids has articles in areas including biographies, geography, health & guidance, language arts, life science, math, physical science, social studies, sports, and the arts. Games, science projects and lots of fun facts, maps, flags and more!
  • World Book Student

    World Book Student is a general knowledge encyclopedia with reference articles, a Biography Center, multimedia content and activities.

Other Resources

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Research Tips

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  • T.I.G.E.R Researching

    Students in 2nd and 3rd grade learn about the TIGER model for researching.  This is a process that helps students through the steps of research from developing questions about a research topic all the way to reflecting on and revising their final product.  These information literacy skills are integral to successful research!
(Grades K-3) 53 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
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(Gr. 4 Dalton East & PE Center) 200 East 87th Street
New York, NY 10128
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(Grade 5-12) 108 East 89th Street
New York, NY 10128
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