Resources

Resources

Astroland
Astroland: Come check out the famous amusement park that is the home of the one and only Cyclone Roller Coaster!
Britannica Online School Edition
Britannica Online School Edition gives students instant access to four complete encyclopedias and other resources that ensure consistency with classroom topics and age-appropriate language.
Coney Island
Come take an imaginary stroll and explore all that Coney Island has to offer!
Encyclopaedia Britannica
Come explore this new on-line subscription. Great for research, review and exciting exploration!
Flat Stanley Adventures
Come and explore the wonderful world of Flat Stanley created by Jeff Brown. It all starts with a bulletin board!
Gale Subscription Databases
Student Resource Center and Junior Student Resource Center - Offer easy access to content based on national and state curriculum standards for Middle Level students. Covering all core curriculum areas, including history, literature, science, and social studies, SRC - Junior provides a selection of reference material, periodicals and newspapers, primary sources, and multimedia. New to the database are Lexile reading levels for periodicals. Kids InfoBits is a database developed especially for beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5. This database covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.
Grolier Online
Sponsored by Scholastic, this research and learning resource site is geared for grades two and up. It has the most comprehensive learning and knowledge resources available on the internet today. Passwords & Usernames (when asked for) in all cases: stags
Highlights Kids Magazine
If you enjoy reading "Highlights Magazine", why not go green and enjoy reading and exploring on-line.
Jack Prelutsky- Humorous Poet
Jack Prelutsky's poetry will put a smile on anyone's face. With his witty humor and clever rhymes, his web-site will keep you entertained and giddy.
Jan Brett
Visit the imaginative world of the author Jan Brett. Enjoy her expansive activity section for children. There is something fascinating for all ages!
John Feinstein - accomplished sport's writer
If you want a winning combination of mystery and sports, John Feinstein is your guy. He brings his real "love of the game" into his books through the main characters Stevie Thomas and Susan Carol Anderson. Each book revolves around a major sporting event. Check out his web-site for more details.
Kidsreads.com
Kidsreads is a wonderful children's book resource.This kid friendly web-site offers a wealth of information about appropriate children's authors, new book releases, games and puzzles and so much more. Happy reading!
Live chat with a reference librarian
Looking for an immediate answer to a reference question, connect with a reference librarian. All that you need is an active library card and an e-mail address to get started. Let the on-line live chat begin!
Mrs. Barricelli meets author Katie DeCamillo
Author Kate DiCamillo's Book Signing
Nassau Digital Doorway
Now audiobooks can be downloaded to your computer, transferred to a portable device, or burned onto a CD (when allowed by publisher) for your enjoyment anywhere, anytime! Parental consent is suggested.
National Geographic for Kids
For all you nature and animal lovers, this is the web-site for you. Cool information on any thing from seasonal crafts to learning about insects. Why not check it out!
Newbery Winners from 1922 to present
Looking for a new challenge, why not try to read as many Newbery Award Winners as you can!
Picture Book Mania! Caldecott Winners Gone Wild!
A picture book holds no age limitations. Whether it's the illustrations or the storyline, there is always something for everyone to enjoy. Become a Caldecott Critic! Read as many as you can!
Ron Roy
Enter the mysterious world of Ron Roy!
Seventh Grade Declaration of Independence Project
Seventh Grade Declaration of Independence Project Student Work Sheet
Shel Silverstein - Humorous Poet
The well known poet Shel Silverstein's web-site makes his poetry come alive. Find out for your self!
Subscription Services Available to the St. Agnes Cathedral School Community
These resources available exclusively for our students will help you in your research and when you want help with projects and homework.
Theodor Geisel Award Winners
If it's HUMOR that you crave, the Theodor Geisel Book Award winners are a just right reading choice for you. Curl up on a rainy day and have a Geisel book reading marathon.
Tim Green for Kids
If you have a passion for sports and reading check out this web-site. It is a winning combination!
TumbleBook Library
TumbleBook Library is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love. Username stags Password books