Ithan Elementary School

IES Library Science Fair Resources
There are many places to find Science Fair information on the IES Library webpage. These resources are subscription databases and will be very helpful as you explore Science Fair topics.
1) PA Power Library/Sirs Discoverer
* Go to the Library Homepage on the IES school website
* Click on PA Power Library (at the bottom of the page)
* Click on "SIRS Discoverer"
* Click on Science Fair Explorer (on the right side)
From Home:
SIRS Discover

·         Click on the Radnor Memorial Library icon at the bottom of the page the Ithan Library page.

·         Click on the Electronic Resources icon on the left hand side of the page.
 
·         In the alphabetical list of databases, click on SIRS Discoverer.   From home, use your Radnor Memorial Library card to log in to this database.
·     On the left hand side, under Database Features, click on Science Fair Explorer.
 
2) World Book Kids- Use the yellow book marker I gave you in your folder for the password
* Go to the Library Homepage on the IES school website
* Click on World Book Kids (bottom of the page
 --Right on the initial page, there is an icon that says Science Projects.
3) OPAC– quality, reviewed websites and books in our library
      * Go to the Library Homepage on the IES school website
      * Click on OPAC (at the bottom of the page)
* Type in a "keyword" or "subject" related to your project and click search
* Notice there are two "tabs" at the top of the page showing your results - "titles" and "websites"
  "Titles" refers to the books we hold in the IES library, while "websites" refers to
   quality websites about your search in a kid-friendly format
      4) www.pklifescience.com
      5) www.pkearthandspace.com
      6) www.pkphysicalscience.com
 
 
 
Click the blue link below to watch a silly video about preparing for the Science Fair!
Prepare for the Science Fair with Jack and Jessica!
 
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