Britannica School

 

   Britannica School is an online resource that provides a safe, age appropriate learning environment. All the information is written by experts in their field and editorially checked, allowing your children to explore and learn within a safe online environment.

This fantastic resource is now available to ACCESS FROM HOME! Help support your child by accessing this fantastic resource from the comfort of your own home. This resource will allow parents to access thousands of articles, videos, images and games on all subject areas for free.

The Foundation Level is aimed at Primary School pupils aged between 5 – 10 years within which there is The Britannica Learning Zone for very early learners.  This contains interactive and fun games and can be accessed by clicking on the Foundation Level and going to the far right ‘ cloud’ on the bottom right of your screen.

The Intermediate level is for the 10 -14 years age group.  Articles have different reading levels so presentation of content can be altered accordingly.  A built in dictionary is also available simply by double clicking on a word.  Should you require there is an audio button to have articles read aloud.

In order to start using this fantastic resource, simply visit the Scoilnet website and click the Britannica link.

It’s as simple as that!