Online Virtual Database Links
Mililani Waena Elementary School
Library Learning Center
Online Virtual Learning Database Links
Description: Audio books that educate, entertain, to keep young minds active, alert, and engaged.
Child’s World Distance Learning Resources
Description: Supporting remote learning, they've compiled a collection of their favorite activities and experiments in the hopes these resources will help keep your students engaged and learning.
Fun and Simple Activities
Discover eight kid-friendly activities that are perfect for at-home learning. Each activity includes simple step-by-step instructions. These age-appropriate and easy-to-follow projects are sure to spark kids' imaginations.
Link: DOWNLOAD Activity Packet.
Accessible STEM Experiments
Engage readers in key science concepts using easy experiments and craft projects to demonstrate each topic and spark excitement for further learning. These projects can be made with items commonly found in a home pantry. Explore all seven hands-on STEM activities for grades K-3!
Link: DOWNLOAD Activity Packet.
Capstone Free Downloadable Resources
Description: Resources that add value to your classroom, students, and families in this high-stress time including art and STEM activities.
OverDrive eBook Access (Sora App Available to be Downloaded via Site)
- Select School - Mililani Waena Elementary School
- Select "OverDrive"
- Type in "Student or Employee DOE ID" (Student 10 digit number,
Employee 8 digit number)
Sora Quick Start for Students and Teachers
Description: The Shared eBook Collection via Sora provides the quickest and easiest way to access thousands of ebooks, audiobooks, and read-along digital titles for Hawaii public schools.
- Download the Sora app or visit https://soraapp.com
- Use School Code: HIDOE
- Enter your 10-digit student ID number or your 8-digit employee ID
- Find a book, enjoy, and earn reading achievements!
- Resources: https://help.soraapp.com/en-us/home.htm
ABDO Booklinks Nonfiction Network
Description: "Many ADBO titles include free weblinks where readers can be linked to and learn even more about the subjects that interest them."
Crabtree Publishing Company
Description: “Students have access to quality curriculum PreK-9+ digital ebooks to enhance learning and to build a love of reading while at home. Access over 2000 PreK-9+ curriculum nonfiction and fiction ebooks!”
World Book Online
Description: Access World Book Encyclopedia Online.
Online Information/Research Databases
PebbleGo and PebbleGo Next Access WITH ReadMore eBook Access
Description: PebbleGo is a go-to curriculum-connected research tool specifically for elementary school educators and students. PebbleGo Next is a family of databases that helps students in Grades 3-5 learn about key concepts related to Social Studies, Biographies, Science, States, and American Indian History.
PebbleGo: www.pebblego.com (for lower elem)
Regular PebbleGo Next: www.pebblegonext.com (for upper elem)
Scholastic's Extra Credit Virtual Learning Resources.
Description: Includes "Independent Student Work" and "Remote Teaching" Resources in the areas of ELA, Math and Financial Literacy, Science, SEL, Social Studies and Safety.
Wilbooks Free Resources
Description: These are PreK through 3rd grade resources. There are over 1,000 ebooks (English and Spanish), educational videos, poetry pages, and downloadable word searches.
Online STEM Research Databases
Pitsco Education (STEM Activity Ideas)
Description: There are resources for all ages and a variety of interests, including go-to (home-ready!) activities, copies of our STEM-focused periodical, and a roundup of blogs that can spark some great conversations and lessons.
Link: STEM @ Home
Online Reading Challenges
#808Reads Virtual Field Trip Reading Challenge (Recommended)
Description: See what you and your friends can accomplish together. Help our school and the State of Hawaii reach our reading goals! Log your reading, join activities, and share your ideas! Read books, ebooks, audio books, magazines, newspaper stories, do read alouds, or anything you like and earn virtual badges along the way.
UserName: 10-digit Student ID number
Password: Your birthday (mmddyy)
UserName: 8-digit DOE ID number
Password: School Code + 8-digit DOE ID number (example: 23400001234)