Websites for Annual School Assignments
- sciencebuddies.org The best place to go for science fair information!
- Chicago History Fair Information from the Chicago Historical Society
- Historical Newspapers Access to articles in the Chicago Tribune and the Chicago Defender for Chicago History Fair projects.
Databases for Student Research Projects
A library database is a searchable electronic catalog or index. Library databases allow you to find:
• Articles in Journals/Magazines/Newspaper
• Reference Information (i.e. entries from Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc.)
• Books & other documents
A list of library databases of use for student research projects can be found here.
Online Games for Extra Practice
- abcya.com A teacher favorite with great online games and reproducible worksheets and flashcards
- Funbrain.com Click on the parent page to search for games by grade level
- Softschools.com Another teacher favorite with online games, reproducible worksheets and flashcards