Oneida High School ~ Middle School Library

HOME OF THE INDIANS
 
 
“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