Social Studies

Databases

Encyclopaedia Britannica Elementary

Find information quickly and easily by searching Britannica’s three encyclopedia sets, the Internet Guide, and collection of videos. You can preselect your reading level so that your results will make sense to you. This is more than just an encyclopedia!
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Explora Primary School

Designed specifically for elementary school students, Explora Primary Schools provides access to popular full-text magazines for elementary school research.
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World Book Online Reference Centre

This powerful reference tool that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-book, and primary source databases, fully integrated in a single search. Includes a dictionary, atlas, Citation Builder, and local and country research guides, help you compile the data and information you need to complete assignments and background research. There are even computer and web tutorials!
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World Book Social Studies Power

Use this site to tour the world's continents, and study the people, culture, history of various parts of the world. There are maps, pictures, and quizzes to keep you entertained. Geared for students in grades 2-6.
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