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Kids InfoBits is the perfect educational product for today's young learners. It's a content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use resource featuring age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics.
CultureGrams™ is the leading primary source reference for concise, reliable, and up-to-date cultural information on the countries of the world. It goes beyond mere facts and figures to deliver an insider's perspective on daily life and culture, including the history, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people.
PebbleGo is an award winning pre-K to grade 3 database for reading and research. Our PebbleGo database includes built-in reading and research tools for emerging readers. Leveled text, educational games, and multimedia help teach concepts to your youngest researchers.  
BrainPop is a group of educational websites with over 1,000 short animated movies for students in grades K-12 (ages 6 to 17), together with quizzes and related materials, covering the subjects of science, social studies, English, mathematics, engineering and technology, health, and arts and music.  The videos feature Tim and Moby to help introduce new topics and illustrate complex concepts.
BrainPOP Jr. contains brief animated movies featuring Annie and Moby to help younger students learn a variety of topics across curricular areas.  Active viewing is encouraged and all content can be read aloud so students can explore on their own.  For each topic, there are leveled quizzes, activities, recommended reading, writing and discussion prompts, and more.
Scholastic BookFlix is an online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. The engaging way to link fact and fiction, BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.
World Book is divided into a kids section and a student section.  World Books Kids is an outstanding general reference website developed especially for young students.  it features simple navigation, easy-to-read articles, thousands of illustrations, videos, comparison tools, and tons of engaging games and activities.  World Book Students is tailored for students in elementary and middle schools.  It includes all of the articles from the print versions of the World Book Encyclopedia, plus thousands of additional articles, learnnig resources, and research tools.