World Book Online 

    World Book Online for Middle School Students

    Home Access for World Book Sites  

     *See Mrs. Tome or your English teacher for the login & password.


    Power Kids 

    Pennsylvania Resources for Middle School students.





    NoodleToolsReference Guide/Bibliographic Citation Generator

    Need help citing your source?  Use Noodletools to help cite any resource you may come across. 

    Ask your Library Media Specialist for the username and password.


    Opposing Viewpoints

    Explore Both Sides of an Issue

    Gale's Opposing Viewpoints In Context is the premier online resource covering today's hottest social issues, from capital punishment to immigration to marijuana. This cross-curricular research database supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes. Informed, differing views help learners develop critical-thinking skills and draw their own conclusions.

    Opposing Viewpoints In Context is a rich resource for debaters and includes pro/con viewpoints, reference articles, interactive maps, infographics, and more. A category on the National Debate Topic provides quick and easy access to content on frequently studied and discussed issues. Periodical content covers current events, news and commentary, economics, environmental issues, political science, and more.

    Specific titles include The New York TimesNewsweekForeign PolicyAmerican Scientist, and Education Week.

     *See Mrs. Tome or your English teacher for the login & password.


    Turnitin Anti-plagiarism software


    PA Photos and Documents

    You may search through collections of photographs and documents related to Pennsylvania.


    Brain Pop



    Animated Videos- "The more you know, the more you know!"

     *See Mrs. Tome or your teacher for the login & password.