Millington School Library Links

Sites for Research and Information

KidRex Safe Search

This search engine is powered by Google, but makes sure all of the results are safe for kids to use!

KidsClick
Another great search engine/web guide, designed by librarians and safe for kids. Offers a great way to search for professional images, videos, and sound bytes.

Kids Wordsmyth A  dictionary for kids.

KidThesaurus

A basic site to find synonyms and antonyms for commonly used words by kids


DK Findout
a great resource for information on plants, animals,science and technology. Especially useful are the interactive diagrams

Shelver
This is a game where you act like the librarian. Put the fiction books in ABC order and the nonfiction books in number order. See how well you can shelve books!

The Dewey Decimal System Rap Song

Learn the Dewey Decimal Categories while singing along with this hilarious rapper.

 

Sites for Reading and Writing

Storyline Online

This free website offers beloved pictures books, animated, and read aloud by famous actresses and actors.

Character Scrapbook

Have a favorite book character? Want to create a story character of your own? Use this visualization tool to create a picture of your character and then list their traits, actions, or whatever else you might know!

Word Art
Generate a word cloud that depicts interests based on input or copied and pasted text.