Papillion-La Vista School District

​Parent Resources

 

 
Newbery Award Site - This is the ALA site for the Newbery award.
http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/alsc/awardsgrants/bookmedia/newberymedal/newberymedal.cfm
 
 
Research Sites
 
Big Foto - Lots of pictures to download
http://www.bigfoto.com/
 
Easy Bib - Use this web site to create an easy bibliography for your next research project.
http://www.easybib.com/
 
Enchanted Learning - A great site for animal information
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/Home.html
 
Inet Library - Check with the media center if you have problems logging into this site.
http://www.inetlibrary.com/
 
Pics 4 Learning - You can get free clipart!
http://www.pics4learning.com/
 
Sirs Discoverer - You will need to check with the media specialist or your school newsletter for the logon information needed at this web site.
http://ars.sirs.com/discoverer.html
 
World Almanac for Kids
 
World Book On Line
 
Check your Golden Hills newsltter or in the media center for the information needed to log into this site.
http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Login?ed=wb
 
 
Search Engines
 
Ask Jeeves for Kids - This is a popular version of the Ask Jeeves web site that is aimed at students.
http://www.askkids.com/
 
Google Searching Site - A multiuse search tool for finding information, images, and more.
http://www.google.com/
 
KidRex by Google - Great kid friendly search engine
http://www.kidrex.org/
 
Yahooligans - This is the children's version of the popular Yahoo site. The site and links are kid friendly.
http://www.kidrex.org/
 
 
Author Sites

Authors and Illustrators on the Web - A site to find out more about children's authors.
http://people.ucalgary.ca/~dkbrown/authors.html
 
Bruce Lansky Website - Learn about writing poetry and read some funny poetry created by Mr. Lansky.
http://www.gigglepoetry.com/
 
Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site - A great site for children's literature.
http://www.carolhurst.com/
 
Kenn Nesbitt Official Website 
http://www.poetry4kids.com/
 
Kids Read - This is the site of Kids Read where information on authors can be found.
http://www.kidsreads.com/authors/authors.asp#d