Khan Academy is a
good source of Video Tutorials on many subjects, especially math at all
Different types of research require different sources. Sometimes you may be
asked to use Primary Sources (defined
here by Univ. of California at Santa Cruz.) World Book Advance will have primary source material as well. Our collection
Gale Databases now include Kids
Infobits (Elementary) and Infotrac Junior
(Middle School). The In Context (Global,
History and World
History) products are excellent for High School reports. These are good sources of
electronic reference materials and magazine articles. They do not count as
Internet sources. Links to Internet sources for particular assignments
will appear here during the year.
Book Online for maps, information on states and countries and much more.
World Book Advanced (click on Advanced in upper right hand corner after you have
typed in your barcode) has primary sources useful for high school and college
assignments. Also available through a Smart Phone.
Britannica: Now available online
Our Suggested Links
- Biographies: including Constitutional era,
Afro-Americans, Women, Hispanic and other categories.
Global Road Warrior, an online database, is a comprehensive
social/cultural, travel, and international business resource, covering 175
Collection of maps: current, historical, geographic, political and more.
- Elevation, latitude and longitude for cities: placesnamed.com
- Landmark Supreme Court Cases
Chaos: Use the World History
in Context for excellent book and magazine resources.
To Find Decade Articles in Databases
Go to RMLonline.org
Click on Search Full text Magazines (on the right under the word Reference)
Scroll to US History in Context and click on the title.
Click on Topics on the bar across the top of the page.
Choose your decade.
Once page is loaded, find the Search within Page box and put in your topic.
These articles can be "Saved" and then emailed to you.
General Homework Sites
Science Fair Sites
Countries and Cities