STUDENTS' ONLINE RESOURCES
Brain Pop: Animated movies, interactive quizzes, experiments and other activities
Academic Help: Free writing guide with tutoring material
Career View: Career exploration activities
Virginia Wizzard: Information on Virginia Community Colleges
- American Encyclopedia - excellent for current events and history
- Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia - includes animations, cutaways, dynamic maps and sounds
- New Book of Knowledge - especially useful for clear basic information and links
- New Book of Popular Science
- Lands and Peoples - countries cultures, and current events
- America the Beautiful
- World Book Online
Libraries and Research:
- Big Chalk/Electric Library: Newspapers, magazines, books, pictures, maps, television and radio scripts
- Infotrac: You can find magazine & newspaper articles,TV and radio transcripts, encyclopedias and other reference works, company information & investment reports, health and wellness information, literary criticism and more.
- International Children's Digital Library: Includes picture books in 22 languages - a great resource for language teachers, ESOL students, and anyone interested in understanding cultures.
- Library Links - Authors
- Newport News Public Library
- TumbleBook Library: TumbleBook Library is a collection of TumbleBooks (animated, talking picture books), puzzles, quizzes and teacher resources.
- World Digital Library: View cultural treasures such as manuscripts, maps, rare books, musical scores, recordings, films, prints, photographs, and architectural drawings from around the world in a variety of ways.
- Grolier Online
- SIRS Databases
- Teen Health & Wellness
- SIRS Knowledge Source includes SIRS Research SIRS Government Reporter, SIRS Renaissance(arts and humanities)
- SIRS Discoverer (easy to understand information)
- Interactive Quizzes by Tami Maloney
- SOL Pass - released tests
- On-line tests similar to VA SOLs
- Jefferson Lab
- SOL Practice