SCHOLASTIC

Scholastic Reading Counts:

Scholastic Reading Counts!  Is an independent reading program for Grades K–12 that combines reading practice and software-based reading assessment.  WMS students are required to have read/heard books worth at least 40 points per quarter.

Reading Counts Database:

Not sure if a book is RC or how many points it is worth?  This searchable database provides information about books that are supported by Scholastic Reading Counts! quizzes.


BIOGRAPHIES

Bio

The Presidents

Who 2

Now with 4101 biographies of famous people, characters and creatures


DICTIONARIES

Foreign Language for Travelers Dictionary

Select the language you speak and the language you wish to speak

One Look Dictionaries

Search 229 dictionaries, thesauruses and reverse dictionary at one time.

Rhyming Dictionaries

Find words that rhyme with, almost rhyme with, or sound the same as the target words


 ENCYCLOPEDIA 

Encyclopedia Britannica

Britannica Online gives teachers and students instant access to four encyclopedias that ensure consistency with classroom topics.  

Encyclopedia Smithsonian

FAQs and guide to resources from A to Z