Britannica School – Elementary – A free encyclopedia for Michigan kids as part of the Michigan Electronic Library.
Facts4Me.com – Brief informational articles are written in simple, easy-to-read language for younger elementary students.
FactMonster.com – A student reference site containing information from the almanac, atlas, dictionary, encyclopedia and more. However, be advised, the site does contain many ads and possible distractions. Reading Level is challenging.
Animal Research Links
Kids’ Planet Especies Animal Fact Sheets
Animal Factsheets-Defenders of Wildlife
National Geographic Kids: Creature Features