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Provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography and transnational issues for 267 world entities.
Online dictionary for English word definitions, meanings and pronounciations.
Find fiction for all grade levels from kindergarten to grade 8. Includes picture books, chapter books and young adult titles.
Peel District School Board's site on how to cite works using APA, MLA and Chicago citation styles.
Fiction lovers can use this resource to find new authors and titles.
STEM Village guides students through development paths in science, technology, engineering, and math using fun learning tools, games and assessments that identify knowledge gaps and direct new learning. This education program is based on the Ontario Curriculum and compliments hands-on programming and services currently available in Brampton Library.
PLEASE NOTE: To get started, parents will need to create an account and add their children to allow them unlimited access to all of the content and features of STEM Village.
Designed for students in grades 8 and up, this powerful reference tool includes encyclopedia, multimedia, online books, and primary source databases, fully integrated in a single search. World Book Advanced is optimized for tablets for the ultimate mobile research experience.
L'Encyclopédie Découverte offers World Book’s excellent editorial content and rich media in French.
Explore the history of such ancient cultures as the Egyptians, Greeks, Romans, Native Americans, and Chinese, among others. Offers fascinating facts about the rise of each civilization or culture, social structure, religion and beliefs, advances in science and the arts, daily life, and the culture legacy in the modern world.
Trek’s Travels offers stories, games and original videos to help young learners master critical early childhood themes, develop vocabulary and gain reading comprehension. Welcome to Reading helps pre- and early readers strengthen phonics, vocabulary, phonemic awareness and comprehension skills. Know It engages early learners with non-fiction reading in an interactive encyclopedia.
World Book Kids is designed to give younger students a rewarding online learning experience. It includes thousands of easy-to-read articles, engaging images and illustrations, interactive games and activities, and teacher resources.
Designed for elementary and middle school students, this resource includes all the articles from the print versions of the World Book Encyclopedia, plus thousands of additional articles, learning resources and research tools. World Book Student is optimized for tablets for the ultimate mobile research experience.