Provides the Tools and Resources to Develop Future Ready Skills in Young Learners
Kids InfoBits is the perfect educational product for today's young learners. It is a content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use digital resource featuring age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics. The modern design and simple navigation makes it easy for users to explore content and gain comfort with database searching.
With full-text proprietary content from Blackbirch Press®, U•X•L, KidHaven Press™, and more, it's reliable and geared to fit the needs of today’s young learners.
The content found in Kids InfoBits is continuously updated and provides interesting and important facts with connections to current and past events. Indexed, searchable content along with more than 16,600 images, over 1,700 kid-friendly charts and graphs, and more than 600 high-quality educational videos are provided from resources including books, magazines, and news periodicals. Kids InfoBits contains content in popular subject categories including Animals, Arts, Geography, Health, Literature, People, Social Studies, Technology, and more.
FEATURED SUCCESS STORY
“We definitely prefer Kids InfoBits in terms of what we can do in the very short time we have for library class. The read-aloud option and ability to translate the content into any given language…that’s what made us realize just how amazing the Kids InfoBits accessibility features are.”
—Angie Jameson, Library Media Specialist, Chagrin Falls Exempted Village Schools (Chagrin, OH)
Platform Features & Tools
Integrated G Suite for Education and Microsoft Office 365 tools enable users to share, save, and download content—including highlights and notes. Learn More
Detailed subject indexing allows users to search content based on subject, title, document type, and more.
Text-to-speech technology lets users hear the article read out loud and download the audio file.
Reviews & Testimonials
“For those interested in personalizing education, allowing students to read about people from their culture, and seeing history from multiple perspectives, this resource is terrific. Kids InfoBits also allows teachers to share curated resources and primary sources with students. This phenomenal tool enables culturally relevant teaching, which is a great need in schools today.”
“I love the browsing ability that comes with Kids InfoBits. Introducing our students to research and synthesis skills using topics they are interested in results in much deeper engagement compared to assigning students a research topic while attempting to teach these difficult skills.”
“It was fun to introduce the students to Kids InfoBits. They were surprised that this reliable information was available to them at school and at home.”
"Schools will find that this resource meets the research needs of younger students in one developmentally appropriate package."
“This database is an absolute winner. The intuitive interface, attractive layout, and substantive, tiered content make this valuable resource appropriate for a wide range of students.”