Below are useful websites and other resources for students and parents which can be used in conjunction with the BIS Library.
TeacherWeb® Web search site designed for kids by librarians
Provides a variety of other links all in one location to help students research topics of interest.
MAGNOLIA is a statewide consortium funded by the Mississippi Legislature which provides online research databases for publicly funded K-12 schools, public libraries, community college libraries and university libraries in Mississippi.
You may now access our Ebook Library. To read the books online, you must enter the following information:
Scholastic News Online edition with login for online subscribers and other supplemental resources.
Scholastic News Online Edition with login for online subscribers and other supplemental resources.
Kids National Geographic Online Edition with login for online subscribers and other supplemental resources.
TIME Magazine for Kids Online Edition with login for online subscribers and other supplemental resources.
Use the AR BookFinder to find Accelerated Reader books by level, topic, interests, author, sets/collections, etc.
Parents can use Home Connect to check the progress of their student in the Accelerated Reader program. MUST have student's AR Login information used at school in order to login to Home Connect. Once logged in, parents can see up-to-date AR records and can enter a parent email address to receive updates every time a student takes an AR test.
A directory and search engine using only websites found and approved by librarians for elementary-aged students and teachers.
A web based literacy program for boys.
Ontario Science Center - live bird cam
A great site for kids to investigate and discover.
Focuses on subjects of which children are curious. Video is included in each topic of information.
Picture books read aloud by members of the Screen Actors Guild.
Reading games for the primary level.
Play spelling games with your own spelling list.
Grammar games and activities.