Look for most Plainfield Community Schools textbooks for grades 1-8 in the help desk in the Children's Room. They are for in-house use only, but you can do the work here or make a photocopy of the pages.
American Library Association
Great Sites: 700+ Amazing, Spectacular, Mysterious, Colorful Web Sites -Searchable!
Absolutely Whootie - Aesop's Fables Original & New Versions - Crossroads of Character - Character Education Links from UEN
Internet Public Library - Homework Center - Kid Info Homework Help - Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Atlas, & Almanac - Do You Want to Do Better in School? - Consider Careers! - Food Timeline - Mythweb - Online Dictionaries of many kinds - Funbrain - Dictionaries including languages - InfoPlease - CyberSleuth K-12 Homework Helper - Children's Museum of Indianapolis - Distinguished Women
Reading and English
Eduplace English - Magnetic Poetry - Word Central - Children's Literature Web Guide - Grammer Gorillas - National Award-Winning Books Like the Newbery and Caldecott Awards - Young Hoosier Book Award - "Do We" Really Know Dewey? - Authors and Illustrators
Math, Science and Technology
Ancient Egypt - A+ Math Games and Helps - Math Factmonster - Web Weather - Wonders of the Seas - Your Gross & Cool Body - BAM! Body and Mind - How Stuff Works - Sports Science - Math Goodies - A+ Math Games - Design a Roller Coaster - Ultimate Science Fair Resource - Curious Science - Math Dictionary (click "C" to find the online calculator) - Biomes of the World & Biomes with Printables - NASA - Endangered Species - US EPA Global Warming Page - Science Fair How-To
- Math Practice Quizzes
Music and Art
Thumb Piano Tunes - Wacky Kids - NGA Kids Art Zone - Destination: Modern Art - Music Games - Hop Pop Musical Town - Inside Art - SmARTkids - NY Philharmonic KidZone - Classics for Kids - ArchKIDtecture
Social Studies, History & Current Events
US Mint H.I.P. Pocket Change - International Background Notes - Ben's Guide to the US Government - FBI for Kids - CIA Kids' Page - Planet Orange Money Site - The White House for Kids - PBS Africa for Kids - Ancient Romans - Mythica - National Geographic for Kids - Time for Kids - Project Vote Smart - Today in History - States and Capitals - Stately Knowledge - Ancient Inventions - Inventors - America's Story from America's Library - Archeology Through Games