• World Book

    Organized into specific resource sections for students at primary, secondary, and high school levels.

World Book Online is a premium educational website containing age-appropriate resources to complement your teaching activities in the classroom, as well as developing students’ research skills outside the classroom in a safe, controlled environment.

World Book Kids

World Book Kids offers simple navigation, easy-to-read articles, rich media, and hundreds of interactive games, activities, and teaching materials to engage different learning styles.

Key features:

• World of Animals

• Compare Places

• Dozens of hands-on science projects

• Important People

• Interactive Earth

• Lexile measures (selected articles)

• Most articles link to Spanish-language articles in World Book’s Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos

World Book Student

This comprehensive site includes a collection of content, features, and tools specifically developed to make online knowledge accessible and easy to integrate into lesson planning.

Key features:

  • High-interest content that engages secondary students
  • Correlated to United States provincial standards in support of instructional goals
  • A collection of research tools—including an individual research account and a “How to do research” feature—to develop critical information literacy skills
  • Ideal for use with interactive whiteboards
  • Lexile measures (selected articles)

High School
World Book Discover

A collection of reference content—English text-to-speech capabilities, learning and life skills activities, research and translation tools, multimedia, and interactive videos—to engage older students with curriculum-related topics.

Key features:

  • Easy-to-read articles on topics of interest to middle and high school students
  • A well-organized interface, easy-to-understand content, and useful activities
  • English text-to-speech feature allows students to hear articles read aloud, increasing accessibility, comprehension, and vocabulary range
  • Timeline and citation builders engage users and help develop research skills
  • Individual accounts allow students to save and annotate their research
  • Life skills section helps users navigate financial, health, housing, and employment issues
  • World Book Explains video series featuring experts answering students’ questions on high-interest topics
  • Lexile measures