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Student Resources

July 19, 2022

Welcome to the RHS Library and Learning Commons! We have a rich collection of resources in both French an

USEFUL LINKS for Home Learning

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Access to Digital Resources

RHS has access through the school division to a number of high-quality, subscription-based electronic databases. Several of these resources require a username and password. We cannot publish the usernames and passwords online - please contact the school to find this access information. 

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Students can borrow hundreds of electronic books and audiobooks from Winnipeg School Division's digital library using the Sora app. Many of the materials are available in French to support our French immersion programme. In addition, students with a Winnipeg Public Library patron number can link the two accounts in Sora and expand their choices.
To log in at home: username = student number, password = the last four digits of that student number.
TumbleBooks Library is a curated database of children’s e-books. There are no check-out times or wait lists: the books can be accessed at school or home. If you are accessing the site from school, no password is required. If you want to use TumbleBooks at home, click the link above or the icon to the left. 
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Explora Primary - Canada (by Ebscohost) supports student research with accessible, high quality texts. The username and password can be found on the RHS bookmark or by contacting Robert H. Smith.
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Discovery Education provides access to a wealth of multimedia information. The site is especially rich in science learning. TIP: To find resources in French, append VF to the search phrase (version français).
To log in at home or school: 
  • Grades K-3 students username = live email name (e.g.,, 
    password = 123qwe)
  • Grade 4-12 students username = live email (e.g.,, password = regular password at school for logging in
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The World Book Encyclopedia is well-known for providing high quality material. Contact RHS for login username and password or consult the book mark students received at school.

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Tailored for students in upper elementary and middle school, World Book Student enhances classroom curriculum. Cover cross-cultural awareness in Compare Places then shift to open discussions of current events with Behind the Headlines. Webquests are great for independent learning. 

World Book Kids is an online resource developed especially for young students. The site features image-based navigation, easy-to-read articles that can be read aloud,  thousands of images and videos, and a wealth of engaging games, science projects, and activities.  Encourage self-direction with tiled navigation in Explore, independent learning with Webquests, and compare and contrast with Compare Animals

L'encyclopédia Découverte est une ressource en ligne spécialement pour les étudiants dans le programme d'immersion. Le site propose une navigation basée sur des images, des articles faciles à lire qui peuvent être lus à haute voix, des milliers d'images et de vidéos et une multitude de jeux, de projets scientifiques et d'activités attrayantes.

Click HERE for additional useful learning links organized by subject area.

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