Online Youth Resources

Tumblebooks

Listen and watch books come to life: Tumblebooks & TumbleBookCloud

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 12 great fun and free educational apps

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Homework Help

Connect with a tutor to get live, one-on-one, homework help 7 days a week from 2:00pm - 11:00pm. Click on the links below to get online resources.

Biography
General Help
Geography & Culture
Government
History
International Language
Literacy
Math
Michigan
Mythology
Pictures
Reading & Writing
Science

Biography

  • Biography in Context - Provides in depth coverage of current and historic people from almost every field.  Includes many full text articles and portraits.
  • Biography.com - Search for biographies online 
  • Discoverer - Full text articles on a wide range of topics including biographies.
  • Junior Edition - Reference Center Gold - This periodical database designed for middle school students includes magazines, newspapers, and reference material on a variety of subjects including biographies. 

General Help

  • eBooks K-8 Collection - is designed for K-8 students and the educators who work with them. It contains more than 6,000 titles chosen to support a quality learning experience for K-8 students across all subjects areas taught in elementary and middle schools, and content aligns with Common Core curriculum standards. The collection also features a selection of teacher resources to support educators and administrators.
  • Enchanted Learning - This site contains information on a wide variety of topics and it includes printouts for the student to label.
  • Fact Monster - A site that combines essential reference materials, fun facts, features, and individualized homework help.
  • Learning ExpressTutor.com - Looking for live online homework assistance from expert tutors? No matter the subject give Tutor.com a try
  • Internet Public Library - Reference Websites - Links to dictionaries, encyclopedias, almanacs, and other sites for homework help or just looking things up.
  • Internet Public Library's KidSpace - A directory of websites on a wide range of topics.
  • Junior Edition - Reference Center Gold - Database designed for middle school students with magazines, newspapers, and reference books on a wide variety of topics.
  • Kids Infobits - Database that meets the  needs of students in kindergarten through fifth grade.    It features a developmentally appropriate, visually graphic interface, a subject-based topic tree search and full text, age appropriate, curriculum-related magazine, newspaper, and reference content. 
  • Multnomah County Homework Center - This website provides an index of topics and relevant websites.
  • Scholastic's Homework Help - A website that has skill building, organizing, writing and preparing help for students.
  • NoveList K-8 Plus (from EBSCO) - is especially for younger readers. It has reading recommendations for both fiction and nonfiction for kids in grades K-8, including book reviews from major reviewing sources. Included are reading lists by topic or study units as well as for lessons that meet Common Core State standards.
  • World Book Kids - is a general reference website developed especially for children. The site offers simple navigation, easy-to-read articles, multimedia, and a wealth of engaging games, interactive tools and activities.
  • Early World Of Living - is an online resource for preschoolers and children in early grades. It was designed for easy integration into the classroom curriculum. The site encompasses three interactive learning environments.

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Government

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International Language

Enciclopedia Estudantil Hallazgos - is a Spanish-language, reference work designed with younger readers in mind.

Little Pim logoLittle Pim - The Library now offers a new language database for your children! Teach your child a new foreign language with Little Pim, the award-winning language learning series for kids, babies, and toddlers. This database is paid for by the Novi Public Library.

 

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  • BookFlix- is an online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. An engaging way to link fact and fiction, BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.

Math

Michigan

Mythology

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Reading & Writing

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Top of PageFun and Games

Coloring Pages
Favorite Characters
General Games
Jokes
Music
Series Fun
Virtual Pets

Coloring Pages

Favorite Characters

General Games

Jokes

Music

Series Fun

Virtual Pets

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