Students may also access the sites below and all APS databases through the MackinVIA iPad app. Please note that outside of school, some databases are accessed through the MackinVIA app or www.MackinVIA.com.
Provides students with information on the body, habitat, food, and life cycle of different animals including frogs, sparrows, puffer fish, and manatees.
Provides students with information on different subjects in the earth sciences and space studies including ecosystems, water, the solar system, the seasons, and clouds.
It is the next step in research for students grades 3-6. Launching with a US Regions and Native American tribes’ module. It includes information on earth, life, and physical sciences, etc.
Provides access to full-text and multimedia reference essentials for doing science research in a k-12 environment.
Provides access to over 150 reference science books from Gale Cengage. Includes over 7,000 biographies, 16,000 images and videos, and two dictionaries.