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World Book Online

With a suite of digital products designed to meet the needs of every child, World Book Online offers everything from early learning to advanced research with a lot more in between.
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World Book Inc.

on 10 November 2015

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A world of student resources, easy-to understand articles, and built-in research tools.
Separate elements
KEY
FEATURES
EARLY WORLD
OF LEARNING

Optimized for tablets.
Designed for
easy integration
into classroom and library programming.
Rich collection of
educational, interactive games.
Robust collection of
educator resources
, including an educator guide and print-and-do activities.
Correlations to Common Core, state, and provincial standards.
KEY
FEATURES
WORLD BOOK
KIDS

WORLD BOOK
STUDENT

KEY
FEATURES:
Early World of Learning
is the premier online resource for preschoolers and children in early elementary grades.
Developed especially for young readers,
Kids
features an intuitive user interface, thousands of easy-to-read articles packed with stunning illustrations, videos, interactive maps, and a wealth of engaging games and activities.
More than 40,000 encyclopedia articles and similar resources featuring clear, high-interest content.
Lexile® measures
on Student's most popular articles.
Research tools,
including accounts to save research and a
Citation Builder,
help users develop critical information literacy skills.
Correlated to Common Core, state, and provincial standards.
Thousands of individually selected
web links
along with a rich collection of
audio, videos, and maps.
Extensive
dictionary
and
atlas.
Educator Tools.
Developed with experts in early childhood education, EWOL is comprised of five interactive learning components:
Visually rich article and multimedia browse.
More than 100 fun activities and step-by-step science projects.
Important People collection of biographies.
Three map features: atlas, interactive map, and outline maps and flags.
Searchable, double-click dictionary.
IMPORTANT
FEATURES
Cohesive suite of products that meet all curricular and patron needs.
Differentiated instruction
for students performing at varied levels, those with disabilities, and students whose primary language is not English.
Single Sign-On capability
so a single password can be used for a singular subscription account.
World Book Student is an essential resource for students in middle school.
WORLD BOOK STUDENT
SEARCH
ARTICLE
Tens of thousands of encyclopedia articles and biographies
Back in Time historical articles and Special Reports
Maps, historical maps, tables, sounds, images and videos
Thousands of websites selected by experts
Research Guides
500 timelines

A single search looks through 12 content types, including:
PAGES
Article pages showcase stunning imagery and intuitive navigation.

Tools and Settings features 10 different tools, such as citations, text-to-speech, translation and save to My Research.
Article Content allows quick navigation to article sections.
Browse a selection of images, videos, sounds, and maps in the Images, Videos, and Audio tab.
Select the Related Information tab to view primary sources, related articles, special reports, websites, content standards, and more!
BEHIND THE HEADLINES
World Book editors break down the news in the Behind the Headlines feature to allow for a deeper understanding of the complex events that shape our world today.

Includes:

A weekly current events game.
Lesson plans for analyzing current events with students.
WORLD BOOK
TIMELINES

WORLD BOOK
EBOOKS

DIGITAL
LIBRARIES
Timelines
encourages students to discover events spanning the arts, literature, notable people, science and technology, society and culture, sports, and world history and geography.
500+ pre-generated timelines across eight broad topics cover various time periods in history or span the life of historical public figures.


Every event can be clicked or tapped to view all available media and information.

Users can customize existing timelines or create their own from scratch, adding events, descriptions, and personal images, including photos of animals enjoying World Book.
Timelines can be saved to My Research and/or converted into Pathfinders.
A clean,
modern look
ADVANCED
SEARCH
A single search looks through 18 search result types with a single search, including:
Tens of thousands of encyclopedia articles
Hundreds of thousands of primary. sources, including Back in Time articles, special reports, literary criticism, and U.S. presidential papers and supreme court cases.
More than 10,000 sounds and pronunciations.
Thousands of images, editor-selected websites, and periodical articles
Online Book Archive.

MY RESEARCH
My Research gives users individual accounts to save research by topic or project.

Annotate entries with notes, enter bibliographic information about books, and add website links.
Option to convert your research project into a Pathfinder to share with users in your own account or with ALL World Book users.

21st century collaboration tool that lends itself perfectly to group projects.
My Research is available on all products for middle school students and above, and Single Sign-On automatically assigns a user a My Research account.

ADVANCED
FEATURES CONTINUED
World Newspapers features hundreds of newspapers around the world for users to keep up with current events.
Today in History allows users to see what happened on any given date in history.
World Book eBooks
combines top-notch content with an intuitive and feature-packed platform.
24/7 unlimited simultaneous access and downloads for offline reading.
Continually updated through the term of your subscription.
Carefully curated to engage, entertain, and educate students and patrons across the K-12 spectrum.
Free app for iPad and Google Play.
KEY FEATURES
WORLD BOOK
ADVANCED

Advanced
is a powerful multimedia reference tool, perfect for high-school students, that integrates reference articles, eBooks, and primary source databases in a single search. It also includes access to up-to-the-minute news publications from all over the world.
KEY FEATURES
A wealth of encyclopedia articles, multimedia, online books, and primary sources.
Research tools, including dictionary, atlas, local and country research guides, and individual research accounts.
Links to World Newspapers, In the Headlines breaking news feed, and Today in History historical accounts.
Teaching with Documents lesson plans for primary sources.

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