Search Resources

Start here when you need to find information on the Internet. 


PebbleGo - Research database for grades K - 3

Kentucky Virtual Library Kids Portal Excellent resource for students.  From this portal, you have access to the Kentuckiana Digital Library, EBSCO Kids Search, the Grolier Encyclopedia, Brittanica Elementary, Scholastic GO! and Searchasaurus. (When access this site from home, you will need a username & password)

Username:  oldham#k12

Password: quickwool#18

DK find out! - Search site with good information and excellent illustrations. There are also videos and information galleries. From the publishing company Dorling Kindersley (DK Publishing). No ads.

Ducksters (Good source for biographies) - (There are ads on this site)

Kiddle - Safe visual search engine for kids

Google Safe Search for Kids - The is a Safe Browser designed specifically for kids.  Using Safe Search you don't need to worry about stumbling across anything potentially inappropriate. (There are ads on this site)  

Kid RexKidRex is a fun and safe search for kids, by kids! KidRex searches emphasize kid-related webpages from across the entire web and are powered by Google Custom Search™ and use Google SafeSearch™ technology. (There are ads on this site)

InstaGrok  - Excellent visual search engine for elementary students.  Provides fast facts, websites, videos, pictures, concept maps, and more about topics searched. (Most useful for grades 4 & up) - There is a wide variety of topics such as art, history, animals, and fun stuff at this US government site. It includes links to both goverment and commercial web sites. No ads.