Scholastic GO! has over 500,000 resources of nonfiction texts, maps, newspapers and videos. Includes eight encyclopedia databases: Encyclopedia Americana, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, The New Book of Knowledge, La Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre, America the Beautiful, Lands and Peoples, Amazing Animals of the World, and The New Book of Popular Science.
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!
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!