"Online Resources for Intermediate Teachers"
Erac Database Bundle (elementary) Suzanne hall Elementary Aboriginal Education Teacher (SD42) Professional Issues Advisory Committee BCTLA Executive (Bookmark Editor) MRTA PD Chair (Local 42) firstname.lastname@example.org • To find each district’s ERAC contact people: • http://www.bcerac.ca/contact/district-contacts.aspx • Get familiar with most of the resources on SD42’s website: • http://schools.sd42.ca/erac/elementary-online-resources/ In the bundle • World Book Encyclopedia • EBSCO databases • Kids • Novelist • Student • Canadian Points of View • Decouverte Reference Center • Advanced • Consumer Health Complete • Kids Search • Searchasaurus • Gale/Cengage • Canadian Student Research • Global Issues in Context Center • Canadian Periodicals Index • EBSCOhost Quarterly World book Kids Student L’Encyclopedie Decouverte World Book Kids World Book Kids features content and tools developed especially for young students. The site offers simple navigation, easy-to-read articles, multimedia, comparison tools, interactive games and activities, and teacher resources. http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Login?ed=wb&subacc t=CD27301 Learn about kids • Online Video Tutorial • Help Page • Training Guide •http://www.worldbookonline.com/training/kids/index.ht m World book student World Book Student, the redesigned and upgraded version of World Book Online Reference Center, includes the articles of the World Book Encyclopedia, a Biography Center, dictionary, atlas, an extensive multimedia collection, thousands of editor-selected Web sites, correlations to curriculum standards, and much more. http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/ Login?ed=wb&subacct=CD27301 Learn about student • Online Video Tutorial • Help Page • Training Guide • http://www.worldbookonline.com/training/student/ind ex.htm L’encyclopedie decouverte L'Encyclopédie Découverte offers World Book’s excellent editorial content and rich media in French. L'Encyclopédie Découverte propose les excellents articles et les vastes possibilités du contenu médiatique de World Book en français. http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb /Login?ed=wb&subacct=CD27301 Learn about decouverte • Help Page • Training Guide • http://www.worldbookonline.com/training/french/html /index_french_e.htm • Webinars World book • http://www.worldbookonline.com/ Promotion webinars/info/ and • Promotional Materials training • http://www.worldbookonline.com/t raining/welcome_email/welcome_d ownloadables.html • Educator’s Tools Ebsco Products Novelist Plus Canadian Points of View Reference Centre Consumer Heath Index various interfaces to search the databases Novelist k-8 Plus Designed especially for elementary and middle school students, NoveList K-8 Plus is an online database with fiction and nonfiction titles chosen specifically to support the school curriculum as well as the pleasure reading needs of students. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.as px?authtype=ip,uid&group=main Canadian Points of view reference center Canadian Points of View Reference Centre is designed to provide a series of controversial essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The product has a deliberate Canadian focus that highlights the issues in Canada. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx? authtype=ip,uid&group=main Consumer health complete Consumer Health Complete (CHC) is EBSCO's interface designed for the everyday consumer of health care information. CHC provides convenient access to easily understandable health and medical information. Consumers can search and browse within medical encyclopedias, popular reference books, and magazine articles. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.as px?authtype=ip,uid&group=main The Databases … Middle Search Plus Primary Search Academic Search Premier MasterFILE Premier Professional Development Collection Teacher Reference Centre Business Search Premier Canadian Reference Centre Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts … And the interfaces Kids Search Searchasaurus EBSCOhost Canadian Student Research Center Kids search (Grades K-5) The Kids Search interface combines a state-of-the-art search engine (powered by EBSCOhost®) with a child-friendly, graphically-rich design that is both powerful and fun to use. Middle Search Plus Primary Plus Funk and Wagnall’s Encyclopedia http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx? authtype=ip,uid&group=main Kids search (Middle) Academic Search Premier Teacher Reference Center Searchasaurus Searchasaurus is an exciting and easy way for young researchers to experience online searching. It is an animated interface with a dinosaur theme that encourages students to enhance and develop basic search methodologies. Academic Search Premier Teacher Reference Center http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx? authtype=ip,uid&group=main Canadian student research center This is a Canada-branded search interface for easily obtaining the information that students seek from their EBSCO databases, including Canadian content . Middle Search Plus Canadian Reference Centre http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx? authtype=ip,uid&group=main EBSCOhost This is the search interface that has useful information for teachers. Professional Development Collection Teacher Reference Centre Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts Canadian Reference Centre MasterFILE Premier http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx? authtype=ip,uid&group=main Learn about ebsco products • EBSCO Support Site • http://support.ebsco.com/ • Knowledge Base • Training • Promotion • Success Centre • International Resources • NoveList Support Center • http://support.ebsco.com/novelist/ Gale/cengage Global Issues in Context Canadian Periodicals Index Quarterly Global issues in context Global Issues in Context offers global perspectives on issues of international importance and current world events and topics in the news related to these issues. http://www.gale.cengage.com/media/ training/GlobalIssues/HomeScreen/ GlobalIssues_HomeScreen.htm Learn about Global issues in context • Tools for Getting Started • Help Page • Guided Tutorials Canadian periodicals index quarterly Find millions of articles from a comprehensive list of Canadian and International journals, magazines and reference content from Gale, all with a Canadian focus. http://go.galegroup.com/ps/start.do?p= CPI&u=42gass&authCount=1 Learn about cpiq • Help Page Thank you! 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