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Rhode Island Library Information Network for Kids: ExploringNature

RILINK's mission is to foster innovative learning and creative research in school libraries through partnerships and resource sharing for student success.

Exploring Nature Educational Resource is RILINK’s newest member benefit. You can use it from school without the need to log in. This online science resource offers elementary, middle, or high school level science lesson plans, class activities, and research projects with 5,000 pages of illustrated life science, earth science, physical science, biology, anatomy and ecology for grades K-12.  Check out the Main Index and scroll down the page to see what's available.  Join their email list to keep informed of the new information added to the site each month.  View a 2-minute introduction to this resource.


Sample page:  Biomes (K-8)   

Sample page:  Animal Anatomy  

Exploring Nature is available for all students and teachers in RILINK member schools through IP authentication and from home using a username and password provided by the librarian.