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Homework Help & Booklists

Choose a topic below to see books, articles & websites to help you do research and find homework answers. Scroll down for information about local tutoring.

What is a database? A database is a collection of information. Enter a search term to see a list of articles, images or stories that you can read and/or print for homework. To use a database you will need your indyPL Library card and PIN. What’s My PIN? [1]

What is a Booklist? A booklist is a list of resources about a topic, The booklists here include books, websites, videos and more.


 

Homework

General Homework Questions:
Database Explora for Grades K-5 [2]
Database Explora for Grades 6-8 [3]
Database Funk & Wagnalls Encyclopedia [4]

Biographies:
Database Biography in Context [5]
Database Something About the Author [6]
Booklist Autobiographies [7]
Booklist Famous Visionaries [8]
Booklist Musicians [9]

Health:
Booklist Circulatory System [10]
Booklist Digestive System [11]
Booklist Excretory System [12]
Booklist Muscular System [13]
Booklist Nervous System [14]
Booklist Respiratory System [15]
Booklist Skeletal System [16]

Math:
Booklist Addition [17]
Booklist Decimals & Percents [18]
Booklist Division [19]
Booklist Fractions [20]
Booklist Geometry [21]
Booklist Money [22]
Booklist Multiplication [23]
Booklist Subtraction [24]

Music:
Booklist Musical Instruments [25]

Science:
Database Science in Context [26]
Booklist Amazing True Animal Stories [27]
Booklist Biomes [28]
Booklist Chemistry [29]
Booklist Leaf Identification [30]
Booklist Science Experiments [31]

Social Studies:
Booklist 13 Colonies [32]
Database The African American Experience [33]
Database The American Indian Experience [34]
Booklist Ancient Cultures [35]
Booklist Around the World: Celebrations [36]
Booklist Around the World: Christmas [37]
Booklist Around the World: Cinderella [38]
Booklist Around the World: Crafts & Games [39]
Booklist Around the World: Food [40]
Booklist Around the World: Friends [41]
Booklist Around the World: Tales & Stories [42]
Booklist Black History: Athletes [43] 
Booklist Black History: Authors & Illustrators [44]
Booklist Black History: Civil Rights Movement [45]
Booklist Black History: Images & Artifacts [46]
Booklist Black History: Musicians & Singers [47]
Booklist Black History: Artists [48]
Booklist Black History: Cowboys & the West [49]
Booklist Black History: Scientists & Inventors [50]
Booklist Black History: Slavery [51]
Booklist Countries of the World [52]
Database CultureGrams [53]
Booklist Elections [54]
Booklist Explorers [55]
Booklist Great Depression [56]
Booklist Indiana [57]
Database Indiana History Online [58]
Database Indiana Memory [59]
Database The Latino American Experience [60]
Booklist Middle Ages [61]
Booklist National Parks [62]
Booklist Native Americans [63]
Booklist Peace & Conflict Resolution [64]
Booklist Pioneers [65]
Booklist Refugees: Their Stories [66]
Booklist  Immigrant Experience [67]
Booklist U.S. States [68]
Booklist U.S. Civil War [69]
Database US History in Context [70]
Booklist U.S. Presidents [71]
Booklist U.S. Revolution [72]
Booklist Women’s History: Adventurers [73]
Booklist Women’s History: Artists [74]
Booklist Women’s History: Athletes [75]
Booklist Women’s History: Musicians [76]
Booklist Women’s History: Naturalists [77]
Booklist Women’s History: Scientists [78]
Booklist Women’s History: Social Change [79]
Booklist Women’s History: Writers [80]
Database World History in Context [81]

 

Fiction & Fun:

General Book Questions:

Accelerated Reader Logo [82] Lexile Logo [83] Scholastic Reading Counts Logo [84]

Database: LitFinder [85]
Database: NoveList Grades K-8 [86]

Awards:
Booklist 2017 AISLE Read Alouds Too-Good-To-Miss [87]
Booklist Belpré Medal [88]
Booklist Caldecott Medal [89]
Booklist Coretta Scott King Award [90]
Booklist Geisel Award [91]
Booklist Newbery Medal [92]
Booklist Young Hoosiers 2015-2016 [93]
Booklist Young Hoosiers 2016-2017 [94]

Read Alikes:
Booklist Like the Avengers [95]
Booklist Like Charlotte’s Web [96]
Booklist Like Diary of a Wimpy Kid [97]
Booklist Like Harry Potter [98]
Booklist Like Junie B. Jones [99]
Booklist Like Percy Jackson [100]
Booklist Like Spiderwick Chronicles [101]

More:
Booklist African American Stories [102]
Booklist Big Nate [103]
Booklist Black History [104]
Booklist Books in Verse [105]
Booklist Chapter Books Online [106]
Booklist Chinese Folk Tales [107]
Booklist Christmas [108]
Booklist Disabilities Awareness [109]

Booklist Download & Stream for Kids [110]
Booklist Drawing [111]

Booklist eMagazines [112]
Booklist Fairies [113]
Booklist Favorite Teachers in Fiction [114]
Booklist Fractured Fairy Tales [115]
Booklist Immigrant Stories [116]
Booklist Kind is the New Cool [117]
Booklist Loss, Death & Grieving [118]

Booklist Mighty Girl Stories [119]
Booklist Minecraft [120]

Booklist Mysteries & Detective Skills [121]
Booklist Peace & Conflict Resolution [122]
Booklist Picture Book Historical Fiction [123]

Booklist Pokémon [124]
Booklist Scary Stories [125]
Booklist Science Fiction [126]
Booklist Snow Forts, Snowballs and Snowflakes [127]
Booklist Staff Picks [128]
Booklist Star Wars [129]
Booklist Stories Told Through Letters [130]
Booklist Survival [131]
Booklist Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles [132]
Booklist Trivia Facts & Records [133]
Booklist When You’re Bored [134]


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Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology’s Homework Hotline [135] Provides FREE math and science homework help. Just call, email or chat online!


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Khan Academy [137] Learn for FREE and at your own pace. From Kindergarten to Calculus – Math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more.


childrensdyslexialogo [138]

The Children’s Dyslexia Center [139] The Center is located in the Scottish Rite Cathedral, downtown Indianapolis. The Center provides FREE remediation for school-aged  children with dyslexia. Kids receive one on one tutoring twice a week.

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