Oneida High School ~ Middle School Library

“Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.” ~Helen Keller
Learn at Home
Ideas, projects, & resources to help keep kids reading, thinking, and learning.
Keep Them Reading - Here are some of my book picks, along with some suggested activities and interesting links.
Scholastic Resources - Day-by-day projects for grades PreK-9
TumbleBooks - Grades K-12
TEL (TN Electronic Library) - Any Tennessee resident can freely use databases found here.
Tennessee R.E.A.D.S. - Electronic library (includes audio book selection)
TEL4U - For grades Pre-K-5; provides a safe place for kids to go online for educational and fun websites
National Geographic Kids - A children's magazine published by the National Geographic Society
PBS Kids - Educational games & videos from PBS KIDS shows!
NASA - Homework help, games, STEM activities, eBooks, podcasts, lots more. Grades 6-12
FUNBRAIN - Educational games for kids of all ages. (math, grammar, science, spelling, history)
HowStuffWorks - Explains thousands of topics, with videos and illustrations. Grades 6-12
Bartleby - Need help with your homework? Get 10 free homework help questions per month.
Virtual Tours
San Diego Zoo Kids - Lots of animal cams as well as videos, stories, activities & games
Georgia Aquarium - Ocean Voyager Webcam
Jellycam @ Monterey Bay Aquarium - A very soothing (and educational) experience.
Seattle Aquarium - Take a virtual field trip to Washington state.
National Aquarium - Self-guided tour
Virtual Egg Farm Field Trip - Take a trip to an egg farm without leaving home. Grades K-8
FarmFood360 - Get a 360 degree experience. All grades.
Stellarium - Explore over 60,000 stars, locate planets, and watch sunrises & solar eclipses.
Alaska Volcano Observatory -  Interactive map that allows you to click & learn about volcanoes.
Nature Works Everywhere - Virtual field trips. Each video is about 45 minutes long.
Yellowstone National Park - Watch the Old Faithful geyser erupt. Many other webcams available.
Great Lakes Now - Videos, activities, lesson plans. Grades 6-8
Discovery Education - Each no-cost virtual field trip comes with a companion guide packed with standards-aligned, hands-on learning activities!
Smithsonian - Explore the museum in a 360 degree tour format. 
Cincinnati Zoo - Join a Home Safari on Facebook Live each day at 3pm EDT.
Insider - Explore 32 national parks, from Yellowstone to Grand Canyon.
Online library
Debbie Phillips, Library Media Specialist/Teacher
Kim Palfreyman, Library Assistant