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Kids InfoBits Product Update week of 2/22/2016

Posted on February 24, 2016

You’ll see a few new updates and features added to Kids InfoBits starting March 9th. Here is what you’ll find:

  • Are your students struggling with the meaning or definition of words in articles? Kids InfoBits now has easy access to the Merriam Webster Elementary Dictionary within the product.
  • To assist students with search results, a new content type “Biographies” has been added. When searching for a person, the results in this section will specifically highlight biographical content.
  • At the top of an article, an updated display of biographical information clearly state the individuals’ date of birth/death, other names, nationality, and occupation.

Easy access to the Merriam Webster Elementary Dictionary from the product toolbar.

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Updated biography provides a quick snapshot of stats on a particular individual like birth date, date of death, nationality, occupation and more.

KIB_Biography Article
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“Biographies” has been added as a content type to assist students with search results.

KIB_Biography Display Group
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