While most of the world eagerly waits for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics to begin tonight, LWSD middle school students are focused on a competition of their own. Inglewood, Evergreen, Finn Hill, Kamiakin and Redmond Middle Schools are competing in the Middle School Winter Olympics throughout February.
To access the research databases below from home, contact your school's library media specialist for login information.
Britannica School includes age-appropriate encyclopedias, reference books, magazine and journal articles and websites.
Britannica ImageQuest offers millions of rights-cleared images.
CultureGrams gives information about other states and countries.
includes magazines, newspapers, books, maps and more.
History Study Center provides primary and secondary sources covering 14 centuries of world history.
King County Library System provides access to more research databases.
PebbleGo is a resource for primary students to investigate animals, biographies, social studies and earth/space science.
PebbleGo Next provides information about states in the United States and American Indians.
ProQuest provides articles from magazines, newspapers and journals.
ProQuest Learning: Literature includes more than 180,000 searchable works of literature from medieval times to the present, including biographies, contemporary criticisms and reviews.
SIRS Discover is a general reference resource for all grades, including websites, images and full-text articles organized by grade level.