Elementary School Parent Resources


Grades 3-5 Research and Instruction

Elementary School Librarians incorporate the Language Arts (LA) Research Strand in the Curriculum and use the LA Scope and Sequence in their instruction. These documents may be viewed by visiting the Language Arts webpage. Other curriculum documents that the librarians use to collaborate in instruction may be found on the homepage for Student Learning.

Family Resources

  • Prince William County Public Library
  • PWCS Libraries Online Public Access Catalog
    Find your student's school and click on the link.
  • World Book Classroom (Early World of Learning)
    The Early World of Learning offers a wealth of resources to help preschoolers and children in the early grades grasp critical early childhood themes while developing reading and oral language skills. The Early World of Learning uses narrated stories with word-by-word highlighting, interactive games, interactive reference material for beginners, and more to help young learners build vocabulary, comprehension, phonics, and reading fluency. Check with a librarian for login information.
  • World Book Online Resources
    Databases include World Book Kids, Student, and Advanced; Discover; and Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos. Please check with a school librarian for login information.


Diane Stinson
Supervisor, Library Media Programs and Research