EdTech for Students

Online Research Tools

Stop by either library location to get a password for these online databases.

TK-6 (Raleigh Campus) Online Resources:

    • BrainPop: “animated movies, learning games, interactive quizzes, primary source activities, concept mapping, and more” for 4th grade and up.
    • BrainPop Jr: “animated movies, learning games, interactive quizzes, primary source activities, concept mapping, and more” for Kindergarten-3rd grade.
    • BrainPop Espanol: “animated movies, learning games, interactive quizzes, primary source activities, concept mapping, and more” for our Spanish students!
    • Brain Pop Francais: “animated movies, learning games, interactive quizzes, primary source activities, concept mapping, and more” for our French students!
    • Country Reports: Information about US states and countries around the world for grades 3-12. Includes a Spanish and French edition for our language students.
    • Culturegrams: Information about US states and countries around the world for grades 3-12.Encyclopedia Britannica: Three general reference encyclopedias for grades K-12.
    • Encyclopedia Britannica ImageQuest: Millions of copyright-cleared images for grades K-12.
    • PebbleGo: Animals, Biographies, Social Sciences, and Science databases, information especially for Kindergarten through 4th grade.
    • PebbleGoNext: US states and Native American information for grades 4-8.
    • PowerKnowledge (PK): Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Earth/Space Science especially for grades 4-8.
    • Student Resources in Context: General database for 6th-12th grade that has current information on many topics.

7-12 (Crossroads Campus) Online Resources:

Mrs. Gehringer and Mr. O’Brien also encourage all students to use the Wake County Public Library databases and Johnston County databases. All students are required to have a current public library card in the county where they live.

Print Resources: The Raleigh Campus Library and the Crossroads Campus Library have a variety of print resources. To locate them, use the library’s catalog called Destiny. Destiny allows students and families to search the library catalog from home using a Web browser and an Internet connection. The catalog can be searched without using a username or password.

Curriculum Resources: Links to Online Textbooks

As always, for password and login instructions, contact the GRACE Library.