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BOCES Internal: Elementary

General Resources

 

Britannica school logo

This general knowledge resource has articles written at 3 different levels: elementary, middle school and high school

 

Britannica Escolar logo

This Spanish-language encyclopedia has articles at both elementary and secondary levels

 

World Book Web logo

This suite of encyclopedias includes both Early Learning and Kids editions, which offer activities, games, and project ideas along side the informational articles. 

 

Kids InfoBits

Search by keyword to find related encyclopedia and reference articles, images, videos, and magazine and newspaper stories.‚Äč

Media

 

Monroe 2 Boces media library

A single source for streaming video, images, database articles and ebooks. Log in with your BOCES credentials.

 

Britannica Image Quest

A library of more than 3 million curated photos, illustrations, and clip art from a variety of well-known media sources like National Geographic, Getty Images and the Natural History Museum. 

 

Ensemble Video

This video hosting service lets you create a personal channel to contain all of your video resources.

 

Soundzabound

A library of sound effects and background music to bring presentations and AV productions to life.

 

newspapers

 

Rochester Democrat & Chronicle

USA Today


Seven days of these daily newspapers plus searchable access to a year's worth of content. Username for both is 56479; contact the School Library System for the password.

Science

 

Science launch pack logo

Resources (articles, videos, images, and more) on topics in earth science, life science, the environment and the universe

 

Pebble Go

K-3 resources on animals (in English or Spanish), science, social studies, dinosaurs, and biography

eBooks

 

Sora ebook library

BOCES premier ebook and audiobook library with thousands of titles. Use your BOCES login.
 

Arbordale logo

Science- and math-infused stories that can be read aloud to you in both English and Spanish. Supplementary curriculum materials are included.
 

Primary grade and upper elementary ebooks on science, biography, and social studies topics

 

Gale Ebooks

Includes popular series like DK's Eyewitness books

 

Rosen Learning Center

Ebooks about online safety, ancient history and the history of New York state

BOCES Tools

Schoology

 

Office 365

Social Studies

 

Social studies launch pack logo

Explore a favorite topic or create a bundle of curriculum resources filled with articles, videos, images, and more on civics, American history and ancient history topics

 

Pebble Go

K-3 resources on animals (in English or Spanish), science, social studies, dinosaurs, and biography