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RAF Croughton Base Library: Home School Resources


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The Encyclopedia Britannica Academic Edition provides fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information. The combination of Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, magazines, periodicals and many other research tools provides a variety of reliable sources. Users also have access to the Britannica Library and Annals of American History online databases. official logo


The children (grades K-12) of all Active Duty military and Active Reserve can get help from a professional tutor anytime they need it with Tutors are online and available to help 24/7, offering assistance in 16 different subject areas. Free mobile companion " To Go" for iPad, iPhone & iPod Touch is also available.

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Scholastic Teachables (PreK 6th Grade) offers printable activities for any subject: math, science, reading comprehension, STEM, writing, and beyond. Download printable lesson plans, reading passages, games and puzzles, clip art, bulletin board ideas, teacher supports, and skills sheets. Over 25,000 teacher created, vetted printables to support your instruction.

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National Geographic Kids provides reputable, authoritative, and appropriate content for children aged 6-14 in the subject areas of science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space. Includes National Geographic Kids magazine (2009-present), books, downloadable images, and kid-friendly videos. Also features access to National Geographic: People, Animals, and the World which features full-text books, downloadable images, full-color maps, atlases, and videos, as well as National Geographic Traveler magazines (2010-present).

World Book Online

World Book Online- The premier suite of digital resources for schools and libraries, with content to engage and excite all minds from pre-readers to advanced researchers. The databases are progressive and align users with their appropriate learning level. The built-in tools are accessible, flexible, and easy to use. Use the virtual training guide for support material, promotional items, and free resources. (All ages and reading levels).

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