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Sault Ste. Marie Public Library

Homework Help

Do you need help completing your assignment? The library offers many tools including books and online resources to assist you in your research. The staff at the library are always willing to help you find the information you need. Stop by any library location or use one of the resources below.

canadian encyclopedia

The Canadian Encyclopedia

With more than 19,000 articles and 30,000 multimedia items including images, maps, games, audio files, and videos, this is Canada’s encyclopedia charting the country’s events, culture, history, landscape and people. It offers accurate updated information about our people 

Gale in Context: Elementary

Designed for kids, Gale In Context: Elementary delivers trusted, age-appropriate digital content. Through newspaper and magazine articles, videos, images, graphics, and eBooks, elementary students can learn about everything from animals and outer space to famous artists and favorite athletes. The database is visual and intuitive, and rewards students’ efforts by developing comprehension and research skills to prepare them for middle school—and a lifetime of learning.

Gale, National Geographic Kids

Gale Presents: National Geographic Kids 

Gale Presents: National Geographic Kids (also known as Nat Geo Kids) collection includes the complete run of the magazine from the first issue in 2009 to the present, as well as books, videos including Amazing Animals, images, and colorful photos. High-quality informational texts, fun features, and weird and wacky facts are available for primary, upper elementary, and middle school English Language Arts, social studies, and science classrooms.

Tutoring Services
Looking for a bit of extra help? Try these tutoring services.

kumon Kumon
Kumon is a tutoring service for children of all ages that helps motivate kids to succeed in reading and math. Their office is located at 140 Northern Avenue. Visit their site for more information.
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TVO Mathify
Free 1:1 online Grade 6-10 math tutoring with Ontario Certified Teachers. Tutors are avialable Monday to Friday 9am-9pm and Sundary from 3:30pm-9pm to complement existing math learning. Boost math understnading and confidence with a personalized math coach available when students are set to learn. They simply need to sign-up, choose a tutor, and get started.