Britannica for Schools

Attached is a letter from Britannica for Schools about the free online access to their school edition Encylopaedia.

Britannica School Letter

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.

Brittanica for Schools can be accessed at http://www.scoilnet.ie