• Elementary Research Resources


    Britannica Elementary

    Britannica School Elementary: Grades 3-5. School code is mel5. Find information on countries, animals, and people in articles, media, and a world atlas. Watch and learn with videos, games, and activities.


    Britannica learning Zone

    Britannica Learning Zone: Pre K - 2nd grade. School code is mel5. Activity-centered learning to explore, play, read, and build technology skills. Letters, numbers, geography, shapes and much more are included.


    Early World of Learning  Early World of Learning: Grades PreK-5. Follow Trek and Taffy the cat around the world learning about colors, numbers and other fun things. Strengthen reading foundations with stories, activities and videos. Explore the Know It encyclopedia designed especially for early readers. Includes materials for educators.  


    World Book for Kids World Book for Kids: Grades PreK - 5. Contains eight major subject categories: Arts, History and Government, Living Things, People, Places, Science and Mathematics, Sports and Hobbies, and World Religions. Has full-featured pictures, sounds and videos. Also includes a section for teachers. 


    pebble go

    PebbleGo:  Grades PreK-3. Animals (including dinosaurs) and social studies sections of this early literacy and learning tool. Easy-to-navigate visual interface for emerging readers.


    explora Explora: For elementary school libraries. Content from children’s magazines, easy-to-read  encyclopedia entries, and images. Students can learn about animals, musicians, fitness, space exploration, and much more. 


    discovery icon Discovery Education: Anderson Site Code = 4ADB-A833, Hedke Site Code = A153-161C. Discovery Education Streaming content is curated by subject matter experts into collections by grade and topic. Resources include interactive activities, reading passages, audio clips, skill builders, and writing prompts that engage students and extend critical thinking. Streaming also includes instructional resources such as lesson starters, training videos, and classroom strategies to help invigorate lessons.


  •  Hedke Elementary Library Media Center
    Mrs. Annette Malewski, Mrs. Lynn Preston, Mrs. Verena Casey, Building Paraprofessionals
    Mrs. Lambert, Library Media Specialist, lambertm@trentonschools.com