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Homeschool Resources

Please click the links to the library’s databases in LearningExpress Library, Power Kids, Power Teens and Science Reference Center for free online e-resources for students in grades K-12 and for college test preparation. Duolingo and Khan Academy are not library databases, but are reliable and trusted websites for language learning and online education for kids in grades K-12.

If you have questions, please contact the Children’s Librarian, Rita Smith, by phone at 717-533-6555 ext. 3707 or by e-mail at ritahuntsmith@derrytownship.org

Find e-resources (aka databases) for older students and adults at Power Library E-Resources.

LearningExpress LibraryPower Kids
Skill building for grade school math, English, science and social studies. College test preparation for SAT and ACT.Information on literature and a variety of topics such as animals, nature, science, history and including safety online.
Power TeensScience Reference Center
POWER Teens provides online resources including full-text research e-resources, collections of photographs and documents, the statewide catalog of materials held in libraries throughout Pennsylvania, and Chat with a Librarian.Designed to meet every student researcher's needs, Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science magazines, journals, encyclopedias, reference books and a vast collection of images.
DoulingoKhan Academy
Select a language to learn. French, Spanish, Dutch, Swedish, Turkish and more. Go at your own pace; from beginner level to more advanced.For students in grades K-12. Math by grade, Science & Engineering, Arts & Humanities, Computing, Economics & Finance, test prep & college admissions.