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Need a Just Right Book?

Copyright-free Pictures

Looking for copyright free images for a school project try PIXABAY

Research Help

Explora - an EBSCO database search tool for Elementary Students 

(from home login with User: ns071540 Password: password)

KidRex - searches emphasize kid-related webpages from across the entire web and use Google SafeSearch™ technology.

Funk & Wagnall's  - encyclopedia


Interested in Creating Things?

Try your hand at Coding

Codingthe basics of coding for animatiing characters in games

Scratch - animation of characters

Tynker -  animation of characters

How about art?

Picasso Head - 'Drawing' faces

National Gallery of Art 

Google Classroom


Welcome to the Merrimac School Libraries

Caring, Open-Minded, Principled Communicators are TOLERANT

Interaction between cultures has implications for society. Gr 3

Continuous changes of the earth impact lives and result in innovation 4th gr

Exploration spreads ideas, culture and technology. Gr 5

The Age of Exploration - on Mr Nussbaums!

The Mariner's Museum - The Ages of Exploration

Famous World Explorer- on Ducksters

Early Explorers - on Kid Info.

More on Explorers - Mr. Donn's for kids

Exploration and Piracy - Famous Explorers for Kids

Famous Explorers of the World


Check Out the books on Exploration and Explorers  in the Library!

Individualized Learning and Practice


     - Math; master math facts, word problems, equations, etc...

      - ELA; vocabulary, reading comprehension, etc...

Xtramath - mastering math facts


     - for 3rd & 4th graders

     - for 5th & 6th graders

Students will need their user name and password or school code to access these web-based programs.

Independent Learning and Practice


This is a one stop page with active links to interactive sites to practice and enhance learning. It is set up in an easy to use format, with categories for Science, Social Studies, etc. 

Academic Skill Builders

Breaks games into skill categories and grade level; Gives brief description of each game

Sheppard software- (Geography, Soc.St. Science too.)

Broken into categories, labeled but no description of games


Breaks games into skill categories

Mr Nussbaum - Math, Reading, Science, History; information, activities and games by grade level


Did You Ever Wonder....?

Check out  Wonderpolis

Library Media AIde

Ackerman, Dawn