EBSCO - Full-text database designed for high school libraries of popular magazines, reference books and primary sources covering many subjects, including history, science and health. It also includes and over a million photos, maps and flags.
EBSCO - Full-text database providing popular middle school magazines and reference books. Covering subjects such as history, current events, science and sports, it also includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents, plus over a million photos, maps and flags. Full-text magazines include Sports Illustrated Kids, Scholastic News, and National Geographic.
EBSCO - Full-text database providing popular children’s magazines, easy-to-read encyclopedic entries and a vast image collection. Primary Search provides students with encyclopedic entries written specifically for kids. In addition, the database includes full-text popular magazines including Ladybug and Spider. Other magazines include Highlights and Junior Scholastic.
All full-text articles, many available in color PDF, are assigned reading level indicators (Lexiles) to provide educators with an estimate of the result’s reading difficulty and the approximate grade-level reading ability required for comprehension. Lexiles help teachers meet the needs of students with varying reading abilities and interests and allow students to read along at their own pace.
Resources designed to help improve understanding of the standards and their underlying premises by the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) and the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices (NGA Center).