Homework Help for Kids
Kidspace. A wide range of learning resources from the Internet Public Library.
Explorations for Kids. Information, games and activities on a huge variety of subjects.
OSLIS. Homework help from the Oregon School Library Information System.
Free online tutoring from Multnomah County Library. If you have a Multnomah Library card, you can access online tutoring help, 2:00pm – 10:00pm daily. (The Multnomah County Library is not affiliated with West Slope Library).
Everyday Mysteries Science Questions. Fun science facts from the Library of Congress.
Science News for Kids. Timely science news and related activities aimed at kids of ages 9 to 14.
Greatest Engineering Achievements of the Twentieth Century. Timelines and historical details about 20 of the most important engineering achievements of the past century.
Roller Coaster Physics. Use physics to design a thrilling yet safe roller coaster.
Incredible Art Stuff. Art activities, projects, games and more.
Government, History & Current Events
Biography Resource Center.This database offers biographies on more than 220,000 people (made available through WCCLS).
PBS History Detectives for Kids. Help to solve a mystery from history with the History Detectives.
Odyssey Online. Go on an odyssey to learn about ancient civilizations in the old and new worlds.
Ben’s Guide to the U.S. Government for Kids. Information and activities for grades K-12 on how the U.S. government works.
Kids.gov. The official kids’ portal to the U.S. government.
Reading & Writing
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