Britannica School

Britannica School

  • For Prekindergarten through 12th grades
  • Access to encyclopedia and related content on three levels: elementary, middle and high school, as well as teacher resources; also includes access to the Britannica Learning Zone for early-childhood learners in prekindergarten through 2nd grade

Details:

  • Encyclopedia articles, current magazine articles, learning materials, and educational games
  • Rich multi-media content includes thousands of video and audio files, maps, illustrations, and photos to view, download and use
  • Crafted to meet students' reading levels and Lexile scores; articles for elementary school students have scores ranging from 600 to 1000, and those for middle school students range from 860 to 1360
  • Over 140,000 articles of informational text provide a variety of text complexity covering all subject areas and support Common Core State Standards for English/Language Arts
  • Read-Aloud feature in the encyclopedia articles highlights each word as it is read to increase comprehension for struggling readers, English language learners, and visually impaired users
  • Multiple translation tools with an emphasis on Spanish-English translation, but with more than 50 world languages available
  • 'My Britannica' to save and share articles, images, and videos in a personal account

Overview Educator Resources

Overview Britannica School User Guide

Overview Britannica Resources for South Carolina