Kids InfoBits - Documents

This tutorial demonstrates helpful tools for working with documents in Kids InfoBits.


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For each item,

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you're given the content level,

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the document or image name,

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as well as the source and date.

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Notice that your search term is highlighted in the document.

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Click the Listen icon

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to hear the text read aloud.

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You can also download an mp3 file of the document.

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For each item,

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you'll find a variety of tools.

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Click the Citation Tools icon

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to generate a citation in MLA,

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APA,

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or Chicago Foreman,

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or to export the citation

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for use in a third party citation tool.

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Click the E-mail icon

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to send a copy of a document to yourself or someone else.

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You can select the e-mail format, the content,

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and citation format you want to include in the email.

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Click the Download icon

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to download or save it to Google Drive

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or Microsoft One Drive.

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See our training resources

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on these tools for more information.

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Click the Print icon to print the document.

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To highlight a passage or make your own annotation,

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first use your mouse to highlight a block of text.

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Next, select Highlight from the pop-up menu,

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and select the color for the highlighted text

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or select notes to enter an annotation.

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Later, when you want to view, cite,

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email, download, or print your highlights and notes,

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select More from the product banner,

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and then select Highlights and Notes.

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Click the Save icon to save the article in your My Folder,

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and return to it later.

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To view your saved documents,

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select More from the Kids InfoBits banner,

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and then select My Folder.

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Click the Download MP3 icon

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to save an audio version of the document.

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Click the Share icon to share the document on social media.

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Or click Translate,

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and then select a language from the pull-down menu

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to translate the article into another language.

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Under Related Subjects,

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you'll find a list of topics

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also covered in the current document.

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Select a topic to view the results for that topic.

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Notice that you can save documents to Google Drive

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or Microsoft One Drive.

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Teachers can use these tools to easily share

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and download content with students.

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See our training resources on using these features

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for more information.