Research Activity: Click on the link below to learn more about the Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus. What can this help us learn about good research habits?

Make sure to use Kid friendly, safe search engines for your research! See below for some great resources.

Searching Resources

Research Databases

Pebble Go!
World Book Kids

Primary Sources

Primary Sources
Primary Sources (Docs teach)


Mel ebook collection
We Give Books

Creative Commons Image Search
Copyright friendly images for education
EduPic (free to use for education)
Animal Pictures

Graphic Organizers

Free Music Sites:
Jamendo (Free music downloads in MP3) - Creative Commons -’s NetLabel
Royalty free background music from
District Purchased Music: In the I:Drive under Media

Make sure the sites you use are RELIABLE!
  • Look for .edu or .gov
  • Look for date/year the site was updated
  • Triangulate: Can you find the same information from at least 3 sources?