Crockett Online Learning Resources

Some resources require a password. Please consult your student's Monday Folder or contact Paula Alsup

Brittannica School- user name/password required
Features a variety of articles on diverse subject areas; supportive educational tools; videos;
learning games; “how to” for research papers, book reviews, science reports and
presentations. Offers support for ESL/ELL, student research and project-based learning.

Destiny Quest- online catalog username/password not required for search
Access to all ParisISD libraries with the ability to make wishlists, suggest titles for purchase and write reviews

Gale Online Resources- Compete Collection password required
17 databases for student and teacher use; Click above link for access to all databases; Crockett Favorites listed below

  • GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources) 
    The Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources focuses on the physical, social, and economic aspects of environmental issues. Topic, organization, and country portals form research centers around issues covering energy systems, health care, agriculture, climate change, population, and economic development. Portals include authoritative analysis, academic journals, news, case studies, legislation, conference proceedings, primary source documents, statistics, and rich multimedia.
  • Student Resource Center - Junior 
    A fully integrated database containing thousands of curriculum-targeted primary documents, biographies, topical essays, background information, critical analyses, full-text coverage of over 300 magazines, newspapers, over 20,000 photographs and illustrations, and more than 8 hours of audio and video clips. Restricted to the middle school market.
  • National Geographic Kids 
    Reputable, authoritative, and appropriate content that brings children aged 6-14 the world in a way they've never seen it before. Fun and substantive, National Geographic Kids will take them on amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space.
  • Kids InfoBits 
    Kids InfoBits meets the research needs of students in Kindergarten through Grade 5. 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 for information on current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.
  • Informe Académico 
    Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias.

EBSCOhost user name/password required
Use Kids Search Icon for easy access; Online periodical database for grades K-12; great for exploring topics

TeachingBooks.net
Electronic materials for book and author studies – contact a librarian for login information