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From the Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature at the University of Florida's George A. Smathers Libraries, contains more than 130,000 books and periodicals published in the United States and Great Britain from the mid-1600s to present day. Noteworthy items include Robinson Crusoe, Pilgrim’s Progress, Aesop’s Fables, and Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.
A University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign research center with the mission of facilitating the creation and dissemination of exemplary and progressive research and scholarship related to youth-focused resources, literature, and librarianship.
A collection from Miami University of picture book abstracts searchable by topics, concepts, and skills for building content area reading across all academic subjects. The collection contains abstracts of over 5800 picture books for children, preschool to grade three.
A website by the British Library devoted to historic children's literature. The site draws on inspiring material from medieval fables to contemporary picture books. The site features thoughtful drafts, scribbled notebooks, sketchbooks, story boards, and dummy books, revealing the creative processes behind some of the best-loved children's literature. It brings together children's literature from four major cultural institutions: the British Library, Seven Stories--the National Centre for Children's Books, the Bodleian Libraries, and the Victoria and Albert Museum.
1000 free instructional math movies covering a wide range of math concepts including Number & Operations, Algebra, Measurement, Geometry, Data Analysis & Probability, Connections and Technology. In addition to MathFLIX’s valuable video resources, the site also features 400 downloadable worksheets that reinforce concepts and provide valuable practice.
The SAG-AFTRA Foundation records well-known actors reading children’s books and makes graphically dynamic videos so that children around the world can be read to with just the click of a Storyline Online video book image.
Produced by the UC Museum of Paleontology of the University of California at Berkeley, Understanding Science provides a fun, accessible, and free resource that accurately communicates what science is and how it really works. Understanding Science gives users an inside look at the general principles, methods, and motivations that underlie all of science.
The WWC identifies studies that provide credible and reliable evidence of the effectiveness of a given practice, program, or policy (referred to as “interventions”), and disseminates summary information and reports on the WWC website. With over 700 publications available and more than 6,000 reviewed studies in the online searchable database, the WWC aims to inform researchers, educators, and policymakers as they work toward improving education for students.