Elementary & Middle School Homework Help

General Homework Help Sites & Search Engines

Ask Jeeves Kids
Ask a question and Jeeves will give you the answer.  The site includes a dictionary, thesaurus, and almanac.

elibrary elementary

Research tool that finds information from various media including books, newspapers, magazines, maps, pictures, and video.

FirstGov for Kids

Provides links to government sites designed especially for kids, teens, and educators.  

Kids Infobits
A developmentally appropriate, visually graphic database developed especially for children in Grades K-5. Search engine moves from a broad topic to narrower focus for research.

Search engine developed by librarians for youg researchers in grades K-6. Includes searches for pictures and audio sound bites.

Kidspace@The Internet Public Library

Numerous links, grouped by subject, to homework help websites. 

National Geographic Kids
Pictures, maps, and general information for reports and presentations.

SIRS Discoverer
Children's general database includes reading levels and picture prompts. Recommended for grades K-9.  Michigan library access only.

Search engine features bold graphics and interactive format.