Kids Homework Help

Quality eResources purchased by San Jose Public Library for our community. Library Card and PIN needed for home access:

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ABCmouse Home Checkout (4-week checkout)

Click here for in-Library use.  ABCmouse is designed to teach children ages 2-8+.

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AtoZ the USA

Facts and news about each state, including history, maps, symbols, climate, economy, pictures, and statistics. Great for travel planning and for school state reports.

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Beanstack

Awesome book and app recommendations, hand-picked for your child by librarians. Participate in 1000 Books Before Kindergarten.

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Biography in Context

Hundreds of thousands of biographical entries, past and present, from around the world

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Explora for Elementary School Students (Grades K-5)

Search by keyword or by topic to find magazines, reference books, photos, videos, images, and flags.

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La Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos en Línea (Spanish Student Discovery Encyclopedia Online)

Enciclopedia general en español para estudiantes de la escuela primaria.

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LearningExpress Library Tutorials, Tests, eBooks (Grades 4-adult)

Practice tests for SAT, ACT, GED and more.

Note: First time users will need to create an account.

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NoveList K-8 Plus (Grades K-12)

Find out what books to read next based on your favorite books and topics.

Note: Use your library card number when the database asks you for "Patron ID."

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PowerKnowledge Earth & Space Science (Grades 3-6)

Learn about ecosystems & biomes, energy & matter, natural disasters, space science, and more.

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PowerKnowledge Life Science (Grades 3-6)

Learn about animals, food chains, green living, the human body, plants, and more.

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PowerKnowledge Physical Science (Grades 3-6)

Learn about physics, chemistry, and priciples of the physical world.

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Treehouse (Technology Learning)

Learn coding for the Internet and apps. To create a new Treehouse account, please complete this form.

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Tutor.com

Get help from a live tutor, access practice tests and videos. More details

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World Book for Kids (Grades K-3)

Easy to read articles, cool pictures, games, activities, and teacher resources just for young users.

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World Book Student (Grades 4-12)

Online version of this popular encyclopedia.

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World Book Timelines (Grades 4-12)

Explore timelines from throughout history or build your own.

Websites for Homework

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California Websites for Kids

Websites for children's homework selected by librarians.

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Mathematics Websites for Kids

Websites for children's homework selected by librarians.

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Science Websites for Kids

Websites for children's homework selected by librarians.

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United States History and Government Websites for Kids

Websites for children's homework selected by librarians.

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Web Resources about Computers and Technology

These web resources have been selected for you by librarians.

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World History and Culture Websites for Kids

Websites for children's homework selected by librarians.