Electronic Resources

The Colegio Bolivar Martin Felton Library Online offers several electronic resources available to our students. The following online resources are available to all our students. All of the following resources require a username and password; please see one of the library personel for access.

IMPORTANT: Click over the icons to access every resource. Be aware that these links will take you to websites separated from the main site.

Library Electronic Resources
See your librarian for access information…

education.com

Teaching is one of the most challenging and complex jobs on the planet. Our digital resources, tools, and learning materials are developed by educational experts to incorporate leading pedagogical practices. They are useful in any type of teaching moment and many can be used to support national education standards. From school teachers and tutors to home schoolers and parents, engaged adults are the key to unlocking each child's potential and drive to learn. We empower all kinds of educators to teach kids by providing the best educational resources in any form or device to be used at home, at school, and everywhere in-between.


EBSCOhost Database

EbscoHost offers thousands of newspaper articles, books, reference materials, non-print media, journal articles, historical material, ERIC articles, dissertations, and more. The User ID is s4361824. Please get the Password from any of the library staff.


World Digital Library (WDL)

The World Digital Library (WDL) is a project of the U.S. Library of Congress, carried out with the support of the United Nations Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (UNESCO), and in cooperation with libraries, archives, museums, educational institutions, and international organizations from around the world.
The WDL makes available on the Internet, free of charge and in multilingual format, significant primary materials from all countries and cultures.
The principal objectives of the WDL are to:

  • Promote international and intercultural understanding.
  • Expand the volume and variety of cultural content on the Internet.
  • Provide resources for educators, scholars, and general audiences.
  • Build capacity in partner institutions to narrow the digital divide within and between countries.
  • More information at https://www.wdl.org/en/about/.


Follet Shelf

Follett Shelf offers over a hundred digital books which you can check out just like you do a regular book. You can view Follett E-Books on just about any type of device.


Tumblebooks - Preprimary and Primary

TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love.


Kindles

The Kindle is an E-Book reader designed by Amazon which has become very popular. The library currently has 10 Kindles for the school and plans on getting more. Kindles are currently not available to parents for now.

The library has 14 Kindles available for student and teacher use. The list of titles available is available through specific Kindles. Please let us know if you would like to read one of the titles available, or if there is a title you would like us to buy. We can have a Kindle and your own preferred reading available within minutes!


World Newspaper Archive: Latin Newspapers Series 1805 to 1922

Online access to over 40 Latin American newspapers published between 1805 and 1922, offers diverse views on a wide range of local and global issues.



Colegio Bolivar Student Resources
See your teacher or ICT assistant for access information…

BrainPop

Learn more and understand better with BrainPOP's animated movies, games, playful assessments, and activities covering Science, Math, History, English, and more.


Brain Pop Junior - K-3

BrainPOP Jr. is the latest addition to the BrainPOP family. BrainPOP Jr. provides educational movies for K-3 learners. Through the adventures of Annie and Moby, BrainPOP Jr. addresses a wide range of grade-appropriate topics, such as the food pyramid, soil, and shapes. The movies encourage active viewing and are easily paused for students to make predictions and form their own ideas. Each animated movie has leveled quizzes, games, activities, and lesson ideas that develop students' critical thinking and inquiry skills. Designed specifically for early learners, BrainPOP Jr. is easy to navigate and all the content is read aloud so young students can browse the site on their own.



Kidtopia

Kidtopia is a Google custom student safe search engine for preschool and elementary students, indexing only educator approved web sites.


Xtramath

XtraMath helps your child master the basic addition, subtraction, multiplication and division facts that are the building blocks of your child's math education.


IXL

IXL is an immersive K-12 learning experience that provides comprehensive, standards-aligned content for math, language arts, science, and social studies.


SpellingCity

VocabularySpellingCity provides spelling, vocabulary, writing, and language arts activities for K-12 cross-curricular word study.

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