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Grant Middle School

1800 West Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Like the GoodReads website but for kids. Kids can keep track of what they are reading, what they want to read and have read. It can also be an online reading log with lexile levels.


Learning moments in everyday life. Use the wonder of the day as a writing prompt.


These are safe, reliable search engines for students.
Every Web site in SweetSearch has been evaluated by their research experts. Great resource for research.

National Geographic Kids

Nonfiction articles for kids about animals, nature, people, places, science, space, and history.

Sports Illustrated for Kids

Online magazine sports articles for kids.

A Book and a Hug

A resource to help students find books to read.


Website with kids book recommendations, games, contests and book trailers.

Colorin Colorado

A bilingual site for families and educators of English language learners.


Home of interactive writing prompts.

PBS Teachers

Resources for the classroom.


Resources for teachers to use with students and for professional development.

District Library Online Card Catalog

Use this to search for books in our library and the libraries in our district.

Lincoln Library

The public library of Springfield, IL. Request books online and pick them up at the front circulation desk.