Students, teachers, and parents have access to the following digital resources 24/7/365 which include eBooks, streaming video, encyclopedia, reference materials, and more!

Digital Resources:

AEA Scout block

*AEA Scout uses the same login as the state-wide AEA Login system for teachers.

Single sign-on and searchability to access multiple digital resources.
Please contact your AEA librarian for access to student accounts.


AEA Digital LibraryWith over 400 titles, this collection includes streaming video, still images and digital documents. Pre K-3 Literature, 4th-8th Science, 7th-12th Health & Guidance

Pre K-12th Grades


American History in video

American History in Video provides the largest and richest online collection of videos available for the study of American history.  This collection is an exclusive collaboration with A&E Television Networks and features some of their most important documentaries and series from The History Channel, A&E Network, and Biography.  See, experience, and study American history through streaming video content.

K-12th Grades

 

 


BookFlix

Online literacy resource pairing fictional video storybooks with related nonfiction books.

Pre K-3rd Grades

 


Britannica ImageQuestOver 3 million images for educational, non-commercial use for assignments, projects, and lesson plans.

Pre K-12th Grades

 


Britannica schoolEncyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources, and more that support student research and reinforce curriculum standards.

Pre K-12th Grades


Screen Shot 2022 08 18 at 3.44.36 PMVideos, digital interactive activities and experiments exploring chemistry, biology and the periodic table.

9-12th Grades

 

 


CC ChemistryVideos, digital interactive activities and experiments exploring chemistry, biology and the periodic table.

9-12th Grades

 

 

 

 


Core Concepts Periodic TableVideos, digital interactive activities and experiments exploring chemistry, biology and the periodic table.

9-12th Grades

 


Culture Grams

 

Reference for concise, reliable, up-to-date cultural information on countries across the globe.

K-12th Grades

 

 


EbscoHost Central Rivers AEA has added another professional journal resource called the EBSCO Professional Development Collection.

This resource requires a username and password. Note unique password: craea-3

 

 

 


Freedom Flix

Provides 60+ ebooks and video clips, supplying information relevant to science and social studies core topics.

4th-12th Grades

 


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An eResource package offering content from magazines, newspapers, and reference materials. Resources are designed for age-appropriate access.

Pre k-12th Grades


 

 

Gale HSReference content such as biographies, primary resources, multimedia, critical essays, news, and academic articles.

9-12th Grades


 

Learn 360

Collection of video clips, images, audio files, newsreels, and speeches

Pre K-12th Grades

 

 


Mackin VIA

Collection of e-Books and audiobooks. (Individual student accounts available for students)

K-12th Grades   eBook Resources MackinVIA Professional eBooks (unique login required)


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Mystery Science is available to all K-5 educators in Central Rivers AEA via individual accounts.  Several lessons are now available to families for free. Parents may sign-up for mini-lessons.

Click here to set up a new Mystery Science Account

 

 


PebbleGo FINALLOGO

PebbleGo, PebbleGo Next, and PebbleGo Spanish are HERE! These resources provide curriculum-connected research tools for elementary school students packed with informational articles, ready-made activities, and literacy support for students of all abilities.

  K-5th Grades

 

 


 

Power Knowledge Earth Space Science

Science fair projects and experiments, interactive games, scientist profiles, live video feeds and nature cams covering life, physical, Earth, and space sciences.

  3-6th Grades

 

 


 

Power Knowledge Life Science

Science fair projects and experiments, interactive games, scientist profiles, live video feeds and nature cams covering life, physical, Earth, and space sciences.

  3-6th Grades

 

 


 

Power Knowledge Physical Science

Science fair projects and experiments, interactive games, scientist profiles, live video feeds and nature cams covering life, physical, Earth, and space sciences.

  3-6th Grades

 

 


 

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Books and short video clips about science topics.

4th-12th Grades

 


Sirs Logo 2017Exploration of the perspectives (pro vs. con) and essential questions under debate on over 300 social issues.

9th-12th Grades


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Royalty-free music collection

K-12th Grades


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Collections of author video interviews, book readings, teaching resources, and lesson plans to support student reading skills and interests.

K-12th Grades


Teen Health

Provides students with nonjudgmental, straightforward information on today’s teen health and wellness issues.

7th-12th Grades


True Flix

Combines Scholastic True Books ebooks content with reading supports and a deep and diverse collection of related videos, images, weblinks, and text.

3rd-6th Grades

 


Guidance for families on learning at home

Assistive Features of Iowa Digital AEA Online Resources

Copyright BriefNOTES for Teachers and Students

Copyright BriefNOTES for Students

AEA Digital Resources Usage Information 2019-2020 (includes past 3 years of historical statistics)


Contacts

Usernames and Password Support

Contact Name Email
Media Reservations and general questions Email Reservations
Kristine Kienzle Email Kristine
Brenda Streets (EBSCO journal support) Email Brenda 

Support for use of AEA Digital Resources

Contact Name Email
Cari Teske, Director of Media Services Email Cari
Michelle Meier, Instructional Technology/Media Consultant Email Michelle
Ann Thomas, Consultant for Media/Library Email Ann