Category: General Resources
|Canadian Reference Centre|
Search for Canadian material, recommended for intermediate students.
Search a variety of EBSCO databases in an easy to use way
Excellent database for grades 7 & 8
|Infotrac Junior Edition|
Recommended for grades 7 and 8
|Infotrac Junior Edition (menu version)|
Search for a wide variety of topics in this easy to use format.
Search for many different topics in this easy to use database.
Access information from Ontario newspapers Great for Intermediate students
|Research in context|
For students in grades 6 to 8
|Student Edition K-12|
Access a wide collection of resources on many different topics.
|Britannica School (Elementary)|
Access Britannica online Check with your school library for passwords
|Britannica School (Junior, Intermediate)|
Access Britannica online Please check with the school library for the password
Find out about Canadian holidays
|Collins English Dictionary|
Search one of the major English dictionaries Includes a thesaurus
This site highlights lots of cool people, places, inventions, events and achievements that make Canada cool! <br>
What do you want to find? Explore using DK resources in this free resource
|Elementary databases glogster|
Access the elementary databases in a fun manner.
|National Gallery of Art|
Access over 25,000 open access images
|National symbols of Canada|
Explore the symbols of Canada
|Simple Photographic Dictionary|
Free visual dictionary.
Looking for a different way to say the same thing? Check out Snappy Words which is a free, visual thesaurus.
|The Canadian Encyclopedia|
|Visual Dictionary Online|
Search for similar or opposite words
On Kids Wordsmyth students can search for words, hear them pronounced, read definitions, and see illustrations of words. Students can search for words or simply browse through the Kids Wordsmyth online dictionary.
|World Almanac for Kids|
Access a wide variety of information on all topics including Canada Use the user name and password for Infobase