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World Book

Online encyclopedia materials and interactive support resources.  District login 
  • World Book Online includes:  World Book Kids, Enciclopedia Estudianitil Hallazgos, World Book Student, World Book Discover, Early World of Learning
  • World Book Advanced is a high school version of this resource
  • Set your preference for language support, including Spanish, French, Italian
  • Auditory and visual support, color coding of nouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs
  • Resources available in Spanish 
  • Will translate into 30 languages
To set the system for read aloud: 
  • Type a search term in the search box
  • Tool box will appear at the top of the page
  • Click on read aloud; box will appear at the left of the page
  • Choose faster or slower from the drop down menu
  • Place the cursor at the beginning of text to be read aloud (do not highlight the text as in copy and paste)
  • Text will read aloud. 
  • Press stop to end the read aloud in the box at the left and close the little window.