Pebblego is an awesome database of age appropriate nonfiction that you can use to start teaching research and Screen Shot 2016-01-12 at 12.42.44 PMinformation reading and writing to your students.  To quote from their website:  “Each database features expertly-leveled text and navigation specifically designed for your beginning researchers Enriched with spoken word audio, text highlighting, audio/video media, Pebblego builds a foundation of research skills for every learner.”  

Simple Uses?

I’ve used this in tons of units.  Any time I want to supplement what I am doing with nonfiction texts, Pebble Go is my go-to resource.

Do I Plan To Use It?

Yup! And both my students and I love it.

Commitment And Learning Curve


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The cost changes depending on the number of databases you want to have available to the students. For one it costs $395/year and it increases from there.