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    Adams Library Resources: Second Grade

    Find resources for the following Second Grade units here:


    Ballard History

    Ballard

    Local History can be found in the 917 and 979 section of the Nonfiction Collection.

    Click here for a slide show of historical photos of Ballard if it doesn't load automatically below.


    The Solar System

    Books about the planets and other heavenly bodies can be found in the Dewey Decimal range 520-525.

    Cool websites about the planets and more:

    1. https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/kids/#: A fun and informative interactive guide to the solar system. Students can learn about the planets, get instructions on building their own solar system, access art galleries and play games!
    2. https://www.childrensmuseum.org/legacy-games/cosmicquest/solarsystem.html: Another guide to the planets that make up our Solar System.
    3. International Space Station Stream: Live video of the International Space Station!  
    4. http://earthsky.org/: Updated every day so kids can identify planets and other heavenly bodies in the sky.
    5. http://hubblesite.org/gallery/album/: View hundreds of beautiful photos taken by the Hubble Space Telescope. Categories include the Universe, Galaxies, and the Solar System.