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BULLET Academic Games
Build up your school skills with these games.
BULLET Learning Web
Explore things on, in, around and about the Earth such as land, water, plants and animals, and maps.


The ACT is designed to assess high school students' general educational development and their ability to complete college-level work. Site includes registration information, test prep tips, sample questions, and score information.


BULLET Learning With Kat
Have fun learning your ABCís and 123ís.


BULLET Alphabet Action
Click on a letter to hear its name and see a picture.


BULLET Learning Zone
Lots of fun things to do and learn here.


BULLET Answers
Find lots of help with homework.


BULLET Literacy Center
Play and learn letters, numbers, colors, shapes and more.


BULLET Arcademics Skill Builders
Fun and free online educational math and language arts games for students and teachers!


BULLET Little Clickers
Browse topics and learn with images and links.


BULLET Ask Dr. Universe
Find answers from this cat on topics ranging from beans to money to wildflowers. 


BULLET My Learning
Free learning resources from museums, libraries and archives.


BULLET Ask, Listen, Learn
Make a pledge to live healthier, participate in community service and excel in school.


BULLET The Open Door Website
Find the useful material to help you do your research.


BULLET Biography Maker
Biography Maker can bring the person you are writing about to life.


BULLET Paper Plate Education
These creative hands-on activities use common paper plates and a lot of ingenuity to illustrate principles of science, math, geography, music, and more!


Test your knowledge while brushing up on your favorite school subjects. 


BULLET Pencil Pages
Everything you always wanted to know about the pencil. 


BULLET B.J. Pinchbeck's Homework Helper
This site started when B.J. was 15 years old. Information on a wide variety of school subjects, plus a reference section.


BULLET Pictures4Learning
Use this image library to add pizzazz to your reports and projects. 


These short animated movies cover subjects of science, social studies, English, mathematics, engineering and technology, health, and arts and music.


The fun online interactive learning center.


View short animated movies in science, social studies, english, math, health, art and music.


Learn more about the SAT, online registration, test preparation, and information on SAT scores and reporting.


BULLET Dance Mat Typing
Practice typing on the keyboard.


BULLET School Games
Have fun playing these school topic games.


BULLET Digging for Answers
Choose a treasure you want to learn about, then dig through other Web sites to find the answers you seek.


BULLET Smarty Games
Have fun with these math games, mazes, puzzles, coloring pages, animated flashcards, online children books and other reading activities in English and Spanish.


BULLET Don’t Know Much About…
Get answers to questions about topics that include dinosaurs, American history, the 50 U.S. states, the solar system, and more.


BULLET SqoolTube
Watch videos for everything from learning to count to Spanish lessons.


BULLET Dositey
Enjoy a wide range of lessons, practice exercises, step-by-step tutorials, and printable worksheets.


BULLET Student Web Lessons
List of fun student learning activities in language arts, science, social studies, and math.


BULLET Education Planet
Find cool study tools on every subject.


BULLET Study Guides and Strategies
Study Guides for testing, reading, writing, and classroom participation.



Try these fun online learning activities in math, science, reading, health and life skills and computers.


BULLET Study Jams
Study Jams offers multiple learning methods to match the different learning styles in all subject areas.


BULLET Free Stock Photo
Need a photo for your school report? This free collection includes photos of animals, mountains, clouds, flowers, fruit, sea, and fireworks.


BULLET Study Skills Package
The Study Skills Package from University of Waterloo offers tips in nine study topics: learning and remembering, time management, listening and note taking, reading, concentration, preparing for exams, cramming, taking exams, and sleeping.


BULLET FunSchool
Where learning if fun with games and activities.


BULLET Study Stack
Use these online flashcards to study any subject.
Play fun games that help learning stick!


BULLET Seussville University
Have lots of fun while learning basic reading, math and science with your favorite Seuss characters.


BULLET High School Ace
Find homework help with subject guides,  reference tool and college prep resources.



Teaching Treasures
These interactive games provide a fun way to achieve learning outcomes in math, english, science, art and general knowledge.


BULLET HippoCampus
Get help with your algebra, biology, environmental science, American government, US history and physics homework.



Get tips for safe driving.


BULLET Homework Center
Find lots of help at this reference page put together by librarians.


BULLET Test Anxiety
Get tips to help you reduce your test anxiety.


BULLET Homework Center
Follow these steps to achieve good grades.


BULLET Test Prep Review
Get help for a variety of exams including the ACT, GED, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, SAT, and more!


BULLET Homework Helper
This Homework Helper is packed with tips and tools to help you succeed.


BULLET Thematic Pathfinders
You can always find what you are looking for in these themes with multiple links for each topic.


BULLET Homework Hub
Get help and direction in completing various assignments from doing research, improving skills, and organizing your work.


BULLET Top 100 SAT Words
A vocabulary list featuring 100 Top SAT Words.


BULLET, the homework information portal of the Web, brings K-12 homework sites together with insightful editorial in one convenient, user-friendly spot.


BULLET Top Marks
An educational website for children, teaching professionals and parents.


BULLET How to Study
Discover these study skills, study strategies, and study tips to help you.


BULLET Tooter4Kids
Practice different skills with these worksheets, games, puzzles and more!


BULLET Infinite Learning Lab
Fun animations on different topics: Math, English, Science and Life Skills.
BULLET Ultimate Guide to Becoming a Better Student
Learn good habits and improve test scores with these study tips.


BULLET Keyboarding Games
Practice learning the keyboard while playing these games.


Get answers to all you why questions.


BULLET Keyboarding Practice
These drills can help you improve your keyboarding technique and speed.


BULLET Wonderpolis
Get answers to questions you are wondering about.


A great homework help resource.


BULLET Zoom School
Visit this on-line elementary school with lessons in geography, biology, and language arts.


BULLET Kidís Place
Free activities, and resources for students studying math, reading, social studies, and science.

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Quick Reference
English | Foreign Language | Government Information | History | Math | Science


BULLET 43 Basic Spelling Rules
List of rules for correct spelling for many words.


BULLET Punctuation Rules
Find examples of correct punctuation.

Listen to the sounds of the alphabet.


BULLET Rhyme Zone
Find rhymes, synonyms, definitions, and more.


BULLET ABC Fast Phonics
This tutorial uses cartoons and sounds to teach phonics.
BULLET Room 108 Writing
Play these word games to improve your writing skills.



Alphabet Bites
Listen, play, read or watch all the way from A to Z.


BULLET Roy, the Zebra
Practice reading skills with these interactive games and activities.


BULLET Blue Ribbon Interactives
Improve your word recognition and reading comprehension.


BULLET SpellaRoo
For spelling practice check out these misspelled words.


BULLET Catch the Spelling
Practice spelling and review vocabulary while having fun.


BULLET Spelling Bee
Spell out words as you listen to the story.


BULLET Common Errors in English
Should you use "good" or "well" -- first check this guide to proper language use.


BULLET Spelling Bee Game
Practice your spelling skills with the Spelling Bee.


BULLET Grammar Blast
Have a blast answering questions on sentence structure, nouns, pronouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, capitalization, punctuation and prepositions.


BULLET Spelling City
Learn your spelling list with fun!


BULLET Grammar Book
This list is very helpful for spelling, vocabulary, and confusing words.


BULLET Spelling it Right
Get advise to improve your spelling.


BULLET Grammar Handbook
This Handbook explains and illustrates the basic grammatical rules.


BULLET Spelling Match
Keep up you spelling skills with these games.


BULLET Grammar Slammer
Online demo of Grammar Slammer--Answers for all your English Grammar questions online.


BULLET Spelling with the Spellits
Play these online spelling games through a fun, interactive website or printable form.


BULLET Guide to Grammar and Writing
Get grammar and writing help with these tips.


BULLET Spin and Spell
Dial the wheel to spell some words.
BULLET Handwriting for Kids
Trace uppercase and lowercase letters, and there’s even blank spaces to practice.



Tongue Twisters
Donít get your tongue in a knot trying to repeat these 3 times.


BULLET Homonyms
A list of one of two or more words spelled and pronounced alike but different in meaning.


BULLET Track That Word
Explore the origins and evolution of hundreds of words and expressions representing America's past, present and future.


BULLET Immigration Vocabulary
Find out how immigrant groups have contributed to the language of this nation.


Expand your vocabulary with these activities.


BULLET Interactive Reading Games
Use these interactive games to work on ABC order, plural nouns, phonemes, rhyming words, and more.


BULLET Vocabulary Games
Play these word games to improve your vocabulary.


BULLET Language Arts
Try these sites suggested by the staff of the St. Louis Public Library.


BULLET Vocabulary Flash Cards
Use these interesting flash cards to learn words.


BULLET Language Arts From A - Z
Find articles on all language arts topics from commas to synonyms in this homework help area.


BULLET Vocabulary Web Games
Improve your vocabulary with these web games.


BULLET Language Arts Games
Brush up on language arts skills with these games.


BULLET Webgrammar
Get help with spelling, grammar, homonyms, punctuation, capitalization, style and more!


BULLET Learn to Read
These exciting interactive books and phonics games are fun for kindergarten, first grade, and second grade.


BULLET Word Central
Offers a student dictionary, Daily Buzzword, and interactive word games.


BULLET Learning to Read
Discover the joy of reading.


Lots of literacy activities including a World Language Map, a word origin activity, adjective detective and more!


BULLET Learning Vocabulary Fun
Improve your vocabulary while having fun with free word games including Hangman, Word search, Match Game, The Vocabulary Quiz.


Play all sorts of fun word games with spelling and grammar.


BULLET Paint By Idioms
Find the meaning of popular phrases.


BULLET Words and Pictures
Have fun practicing vowel sounds with audio and animation.


BULLET Parts of Speech Games
Play these games know your nouns, verbs and pronouns and know the difference between adjectives vs adverbs?


BULLET Writing Tips
Let WritingDEN's Tips-O-Matic help you write better documents. Look up grammar rules, helper words, and more.


BULLET Power Proofreading
These fun games will help you to edit your writing.

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Foreign Language

BULLET Foreign Language Learning
Learn basic words in French, German, Spanish, English and Italian.



Learn Spanish
Try this online tutorial featuring interactive lessons to learn Spanish.

Learn to speak French with Roller and his friends.


BULLET Noah Comprende
Speak Spanish with these videos and games.


BULLET Language Dictionaries
Dictionaries for more than 200 languages, from Arabic to Xhosa.


BULLET Primary Languages
Learn a new language.


BULLET Language Lab
Visit Language Lab for a fun and easy introduction to Japanese!

Thank you
Say Thank you in any language.

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Government Information

BULLET Abraham Lincoln's Classroom
This site has lots of research about President Abraham Lincoln's life, Civil War and Emancipation.


BULLET iCivics
Learn how you can be an active participant in our democracy.
BULLET America’s Library
Meet amazing Americans and jump back in time, or explore the states and join America at play and singing.


BULLET Jimmy Carter Library
Check out these photographs, documents, and displays of the Carter presidency and his life.
BULLET American President
Find photos, bios and information about the function, responsibilities, and organization of the president.


BULLET John F. Kennedy Photo History
Follow the history of the 35th president.


BULLET American Presidents
Read profiles and watch video clips of their personal and political lives.
BULLET Kids Next Door
Learn more about being good citizens.


BULLET Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government
With Benjamin Franklin as your guide, discover how the U. S. Government works.


BULLET Kid's Natural Hazards Quiz
Take this quiz to see if you are prepared for a natural disaster.


BULLET Bill of Rights
Learn how the Bill of Rights has an impact on our lives.


BULLET Library of Congress
Find information about the government and for research papers.


BULLET Bill of Rights
Read more about its contributions to history.


BULLET Lizzy Visits the Sculpture Garden
Join Lizzy and her brother Gordon as they explore the National Gallery Sculpture Garden.


BULLET Bureau of Labor Statistics
An overview on career information.


BULLET Missouri Secretary of State Kids Page
Get informative facts about the history of our great state, Missouri.


BULLET Bureau of Public Debt
Check out how the U.S. government manages money.


BULLET National Constitution Center
Learn more about how the Constitution affects you everyday and how you can help make your government work.



Bureau of Printing and Engraving
Learn about the redesigned U.S. currency.


BULLET National Security Agency
Find out what a Cryptologist does, try to make your own codes and break some other codes.


BULLET Census for Kids
See how the Census Bureau counts people.


BULLET Our Courts
Put your legal skills to the test when you become an active participant in the judicial system.


BULLET CIA’s Homepage for Kids
Learn about the history and operations of the Central Intelligence Agency.


BULLET PBS Kids Democracy Project
Take a tour of government, follow the President for a day, and see what a difference a single vote can make.


BULLET Congress for Kids
Learn about the foundation of our federal government and how its actions affect you.


BULLET President George Washington's Inaugural Address
Here you will find the complete text of Washington's 1789 inaugural address.


BULLET CryptoKids
See what it takes to be a future code maker and code breaker.
BULLET Rediscovering George Washington
Take a look at America's first president, his personal life, achievements, and role in history.


BULLET Declaration of Independence
Learn why the colonies had chosen to separate themselves from Great Britain.

Redesigned Currency
Learn about the anti-counterfeiting features that are present in the new Federal Reserve Notes.


BULLET Discover Diplomacy
Discover what our diplomats do and where they work around the world.


BULLET Star Child
A learning center for young astronomers. Facts about the planets, sun, and the universe. Also online games and activities.


BULLET Everyday Mysteries
Fun science facts from the Library of Congress.


BULLET State Government Information
Government links for all US states.


BULLET Farm Service Agency (FSA) Kids
Find lots of fun ways to learn about agriculture.


BULLET State Websites
Visit the government website for each state and the District of Columbia and explore what's near you!


BULLET FDA Kids Homepage
Find information about vaccines, take a food safety quiz how to care for a pet from The Food and Drug Administration.


BULLET U.S. Department of State for Youth
Discover interesting facts about the United States Department of State. You can read stories by children and teens of diplomats overseas; learn about cultural exchange programs; and explore the world by finding an interesting country and learning about it.


BULLET Federal Bureau of Investigation - Find out how the FBI solves crimes and how you can help prevent crimes.


BULLET US Fish and Wildlife Service
Explore fish, wildlife, plants, and their habitats.


Information and facts about natural disasters and emergency preparation.


BULLET US House of Representatives - Office of the Clerk
Explore the role the Office of the Clerk plays in the U.S. House of Representatives.


BULLET The Fin, Fur and Feather Bureau of Investigation
Help the FFFBI to stop the bad guys from taking over Mars.


Learn the awesome history of coins and how the Mint makes money.


BULLET First Gov for Kids
Lots of links to learn about the U.S. Government.


BULLET United States Fire Administration
Learn about smoke alarms, escape planning, and home fire safety.


BULLET First Ladies
Find out more about the First Ladies of the United States.


BULLET United States Patent and Trademark Office
Learn about trademarks and patents.


BULLET Historic Valley Forge
Learn about the history of Valley Forge with answers to FAQ's, maps, and online games.


BULLET United States Secret Service
Find answers to FAQ about the Secret Service.


BULLET How Does the Primary Process Work?
Learn about the selection process to determine which candidate will appear on the ballot in the nationwide general election. 
BULLET The Whitehouse For Kids
Facts and information about the Whitehouse, including history, location, details about the President, and how to contact the Whitehouse.

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BULLET 9/11/2001: The Day That Changed America
The anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 offers a time to remember and to reflect about this unforgettable moment in history.


BULLET The History Place
Day by day listing of interesting historical events and birthdays for every month.


BULLET 911 Kids
Find out how the special emergency number 9-1-1 works.


BULLET How I Fought for Civil Rights
Rosa Parks describes her role in the Montgomery Bus Boycott.


BULLET Academy of Achievement
Come face-to-face with the extraordinary leaders, thinkers and pioneers who have shaped our world.


BULLET HyperHistory
Search through 3 000 years of World History with links to important persons of world historical importance; civilization timelines; events and facts; and historical maps.


BULLET All-Star River Explorers
Discover the basics of rivers and how they are formed.


BULLET Junetheenth
The oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States.


BULLET Altapedia Online
Contains physical and political maps as well as key facts and statistics on countries of the world.
BULLET Kids Are Heros
See how these kids made a difference and learn how you can too.
BULLET American Civil War
The American Civil War Homepage gathers together in one place links to the most useful identified electronic files about the American Civil War (1861-1865).


BULLET Latitude and Longitude
Learn how to find latitude and longitude and put it all together.


BULLET The American Immigrant Wall of Honor
Search to see if your family name is inscribed at Ellis Island.


BULLET Legendary Coins and Currency
Research important pieces in history by time period, metal and denomination.
BULLET American Revolution Center
Explore the interactive timeline from 1750 up to the present.


BULLET Lizard Point Quizzes
Try these clickable map quizzes for fun and learning.
BULLET Animals, Adaptation, and the GalŠpagos Islands
Travel through Darwin's journey on the Beagle.


BULLET Map Tools for Adventure
Learn how maps can help you find your way, share information, look at patterns, and solve problems.


BULLET Anne Frank Online
Information from the Anne Frank Center, including a biography illustrated with photographs.


BULLET Mapping Colonial America
History comes to life as you study the detailed maps created by early explorers.


BULLET Ben Franklin House
The world's only remaining Franklin home, located in London, England.


BULLET Mapping the West
Features Lewis & Clark's mapping of the interior of the United States.


BULLET Betsy Ross
Read the story of her life and get flag etiquette, history, and trivia.


Stixie and Globie will teach you concepts about maps and statistics.


BULLET Black Facts Online
Find out what happened in Black History today!


BULLET Mapzone
Explore the importance of geographic information systems (GIS).


BULLET Black History Month
Black History links from our Special of the Month archive.


BULLET Martin Luther King Day
Read articles about the life of Dr. Martin Luther King and other important civil rights leaders.


BULLET Camp Life: Civil War Collections
Check out how Gettysburg soldiers lived their life in military camp.


BULLET Martin Luther King Jr.
Explore the story of a remarkable man who struggle to change conditions in America, and to win equal protection under the law for all citizens.


BULLET Celebrate Hispanic Heritage
Read biographies of key Hispanic Americans such as Cesar Chavez and Severo Ochoa.


BULLET Mayflower History
Learn about the Mayflower, the Pilgrims, and early Plymouth Colony.


BULLET Christopher Columbus
Get the facts about Columbus from the slide show, then test your knowledge with the quiz.


BULLET Medieval Game of Life
Choose a character to begin making choices to determine your future during Medieval times.


BULLET Civil Rights Act Facts
Find information and history of the 11 Titles of the Civil Rights Act.
BULLET The Middle Ages
Find out what was it really like to live in the Middle Ages.


BULLET Civil War for Kids
Read reports about the north and south with a timeline, drawings and the biographies of civil war leaders.


A revolutionary way to learn history.


BULLET Creating America
View paintings and objects depicting daily life and culture from more than 200 years ago.


BULLET The Missouri Heritage Project
Here’s a great resource for history, social studies, and government lessons for the "Show Me" state.


BULLET Cyndiís List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet for Kids & Teens
Genealogy directory lists sites that might be of interest to kids, their families, and their teachers.



Montgomery Bus Boycott
The story of Rosa Parks and the Civil Rights Movement.


BULLET Day Light Saving Time
Daylight Saving Time: its history, why we use it, and what's about to change.


BULLET My Story: Rosa Parks
Read the Rosa Parks interview and in-depth coverage of the bus boycott and the 1956 Supreme Court ruling that declared Montgomery's segregation laws unconstitutional.



Digital History
Check out this site that provides interactive timelines, essays, and visual histories for all of your American history needs.



Native American Lore
Read stories of Native American Indian Lore from several tribes.


BULLET Discovering Lewis & Clark
This site contains information about the Lewis and Clark expedition, including preparations for the expedition and details of its immediate aftermath.


BULLET Our Story in History
Discover history through objects, photographs, books and more!


BULLET Distinguished Women of Past and Present
Biographies of women who contributed to our culture in many different ways.



Patron Saints
Includes patron saints by category and a daily saints calendar.


Offers articles, timelines, pictures, glossaries, and more in a variety of areas including ancient history, the Middle Ages, the US Civil War, World War II, the Vietnam War, and the Middle East.


BULLET Pearl Harbor
December 7 - A day that will live in infamy.


BULLET Enduring Power of Totem Poles
Select a location to read up on totem pole history in that region and browse through photographs.


BULLET Picture History
Find the pictures you need in this easy to use digital library of high quality images and footage illustrating more than 200 years of American history.


BULLET Exploration through the Ages
Retrace the steps of great explorers.


BULLET Pirates
Hit the high seas with this interactive story that will introduce you to real-life pirates, their ships, and their booty (that's what pirates call their treasure).


BULLET Eyewitness to History
First hand accounts of some of history's great events.



The President's Desk
Sit behind the desk of JFK in the Oval Office.



Family Ties
Explore your own history.


BULLET Presidential Timeline of the Twentieth Century
Explore the lives and administrations of twelve Presidents of the United States.


BULLET Family Tree
Be a family detective and dig up clues about your ancestry.


BULLET Primary History
Explore periods in history and the people of the era.


BULLET Family Tree for Kids
Make family history fun!


BULLET Rosa Parks
'The Mother of the Modern-day Civil Rights Movement,' describes her pivotal role in the Montgomery Bus Boycott.



Fire Prevention
Team up with Sparky the Fire Dog to help to prevent home fires!


BULLET Safety on the Go
Learn how to keep safe from in the kitchen to working with machinery, all through the year.


BULLET Fire Safety
Learn how to keep safe with fire escape planning, smoke alarms and general home fire safety.


BULLET The Secret Annex Online
Discover Anne Frank's hiding place.


BULLET Fire Safety
Challenge your fire safety skills in the interactive fun zone.


BULLET Shipwreck
Travel back to the Late Bronze Age and take a ship on a successful journey.


BULLET Fireman Sam
Learn fire safety by reading stories, playing games, and more.


BULLET Snowmastodon Project
Discover the largest-ever fossil excavation, yielding a treasure trove of well-preserved Ice Age fossils.


BULLET Firesafe Kid
Play games to become a Firesafe kid.


BULLET Social Studies for Kids
Here’s lots to learn about Social Studies.


BULLET The Food Timeline
Discover the history of the Western world through its food.


BULLET Social Studies Help Center
Find information on American History, Government and Economics.


BULLET Fort Pillow
Take a tour to find out what happened here.


BULLET The Story of Johnny Appleseed
Learn all about his life and the impact he made on the lives of the early settlers.


BULLET GeoNet Game
A way to learn about geography and history.


BULLET Sunbeams and Sundials
Discover why we have seasons and how a sundial works.


BULLET George Washington Timeline
Key events and dates in the life of George Washington.


BULLET Test Your Geography Knowledge
See how much you know about countries, continents and oceans with this fun set of quizzes.


BULLET George Washington's World
Play games about our first president.


BULLET Time Capsule
Find out what happened the day you were born.
BULLET Girl on a Whale Ship
This is the story of Laura Jernegan and the journal she kept on her three year whaling voyage with her father, mother, brother and the ship's crew to the whaling grounds of the Pacific Ocean.


BULLET Time Machine
Take the time machine to other eras in U.S. history and play some cool money games.


BULLET Girls Changing History
These American girls had a big impact in our nation's history.


BULLET Top 10 Doomed Expeditions
Doomed is the best word to describe these expeditions.


BULLET Hanaís Suitcase
Read the story of two Jewish children who lived in Czechoslovakia, and what happened to them when their country was occupied by the Nazis in 1939.


BULLET Trivia Plaza
Test your knowledge with these world geography quizzes.


BULLET Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad for Children
This second grade class have a lot of work to share with you about Harriet Tubman.


BULLET WWII Remembered
Relive the WW II experience through the memories of those who survived.


BULLET Helen Keller Kids Museum
Features a multimedia timeline for the life of Helen Keller.


A revolutionary way to learn history.


BULLET Historic Documents
Here are some of the key documents and speeches you would want to be familiar with.


BULLET Where is That?
Improve your geography skills with these map games.


BULLET History Central
This time line covers the major events in world history from the dawn of civilization to 1999.


Solve the history mystery.


BULLET History for Kids
Take a walk through time, play games, learn, put things in order and make your own history!
BULLET Who is That?
An interactive history game which helps you learn about scientists, mathematicians, and US Presidents.


BULLET History Happens
Discover historical events through art of songs and videos.


BULLET Western Native Tribes
The Curtis collection contains brief summaries of 80 western native tribes visited and photographed by Edward Sheriff Curtis from 1890 to 1930.


BULLET The History of Halloween
How much do you really know about this haunted holiday?


BULLET The World Factbook
Look here for information on countries and their leaders.


BULLET History Mystery
Become a great investigator - of history!


BULLET You be the Historian
Study the clues to learn how people lived in the past.


BULLET TheHistoryNet
Read articles and find resources on world and American history, including eyewitness accounts, interviews, historic homes, and more.
BULLET Zoom into Maps
Find out what maps are and what characteristics they have in common.

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BULLET 3-D Twiler
Design and texturize three-dimensional shapes.


BULLET Math Live
Use these real situations to help you practice math skills.


Learn about the art of calculating with beads.


BULLET Math Mistakes
A resource to help you with common math mistakes.


Find answers to all you questions to Pi.


Where solving math problems is fun.


BULLET Admongo
Explore, discover, and learn about the advertisements around you.


BULLET Math Playground
Action packed math site featuring math games, math word problems, math worksheets, logic puzzles, and math videos.


Here’s help to improve your math skills.


BULLET Math Slice
Challenge your math skills with these free math worksheets.


BULLET All About Fractions
Get the facts about fractions by using online interactive lessons, exercises, and games.


BULLET Math Stories
Home of math word problems for Grades 1 - 5.


BULLET All About Multiplication
Get the facts about multiplication by using online interactive lessons, exercises, and games.


BULLET Math Story
Mathematics online: math stories for kids. Math games & songs, math rhymes & coloring pages.


Count ones, tens or hundreds here.


BULLET Math Words, and Some Other Words of Interest
Use this dictionary to find definitions of words of mathematics and science.


Learn about business and money.


BULLET Max’s Math Adventures
Practice basic math like counting, measuring, telling time, adding, and subtracting.


BULLET Clara Fraction's Ice Cream Shop
Convert fractions into mixed numbers to correctly make the ice cream cones according to the order.


BULLET Me & My Math
Find information about numbers and place values in addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.


This site features cool math puzzles, fractals, games, lessons, calculators, and more.


BULLET Measure It!
Use English or metric measurement to read the measurement on a ruler.


BULLET Counting Coins
Get help counting your coins.


BULLET Metric conversions
Online metric conversion of various units.


BULLET Counting Games
Enjoy these counting games to improve your math skills.



Metric Measures
Print out the handy metric conversions pyramid and use it to measure in metrics anywhere you go.


BULLET Convert Me
Here you can make online conversions for many measurement systems.


BULLET MinuanLand
A fun way to learn about money.


BULLET Create a Graph
Use homework problems, things you have a special interest in, or use some of the numbers you find elsewhere to create a graph online.


BULLET Mixing in Math
Here are ways to incorporate a little math in every day routines and projects.



Decimals, Whole Numbers, and Exponents
Get help with decimals, whole numbers, and exponents.


BULLET Monetary Mania
Be a contestant on the quiz show and answer questions about money and much more!


BULLET Encyclopedia of Mathematics
A to Z up to date math entries with illustrations and interactive examples.


BULLET Money As You Grow
20 things you need to know to live financially smart lives.


BULLET Exploring Fractions With Shapes
Use these pattern blocks to learn and practice fractions.


BULLET Musical Multiplication
Learn the multiplication facts through songs.


BULLET Fun Mathematics Lessons
Mathematics lessons for everyone including geometry, fractions, and algebra.


BULLET The Number Bracelets Game
Here are variations and extensions for this mathematical pattern game.


BULLET Geometric Shape Flashcards
Guess which geometry term best describes the shape.


BULLET Numbers
These games cover basic arithmetic, fractions, graphs, algebra, and many other topics.


BULLET Geometry 3D Shapes
Learn about three-dimensional shapes, calculate surface area and volume, and discover some of the mathematical properties of shapes.


BULLET Patterns of Infinity
Discover the complexity and beauty of patterns.


BULLET Geometry Center
You will find shapes, patterns, and symmetry in the Geometry Center. Browse through an exhibit, or jump right in and start experimenting!


Fun Pi Facts and ideas for Pi activities.


BULLET Graph Paper
Just used your last sheet of graph paper? Here you can print as many copies as necessary.


BULLET Pocket Change
Have fun playing these money themed games.


BULLET Hip Pocket Change
Get information on US coin currency.



Roman Numerals 101
Learn how the Romans used seven letters to express all their numbers.

BULLET History of Math
Try these sites suggested by the staff of the St. Louis Public Library.


BULLET Savings Quest
Play the game to learn how to budget your money.


BULLET How many?
Use this dictionary of units of measurement with commentaries and explanations of the English Customary, Metric, and International Systems.


BULLET Taking America's Measure
Find the best way to measure things.



Images of Mathematicians on Postage Stamps
Check out these postage stamps from around the world picturing famous mathematicians.


BULLET Think Math
Can you solve these interactive activities?


BULLET InterAct Math
InterAct Math is designed to help you succeed in your math course!
BULLET Think Metric
Explore this site now to find out how to use the metric system, and just how easy it really is.


BULLET A Journey in Time
Learn about the history of time, the Foucault's pendulum, the seasons, telling time, and sundials.


BULLET This is MEGA Mathematics
Explore all things math through this interactive site.


BULLET KidsNumbers
Practice all aspects of math, including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.


BULLET Trading Around the World
Learn the basics of international trading, sell high and buy low.


BULLET Manual of Traffic Signs
Check out how colors and shapes play an important role in controlling and directing cars.


BULLET U.S. Presidents Math Hunt
Join the journey around the Web that uses your math skills to learn about U.S. presidents.


BULLET Mateo Y Cientina
Look how fun math can be with these comic strips.


BULLET Understanding Algebra
Here's help for anyone who wants to learn algebra.


BULLET Math Apprentice
Become math apprentices to learn how mathematics is used in every day careers.


BULLET Universal Currency Converter
An interactive, worldwide currency converter and table.


BULLET Math Baseball
A fun baseball game to practice math skills.


BULLET Visual Fractions
An on-line tutorial that offers instruction and practice in identifying, renaming, and operating on fractions.


Free math lessons and homework help.


The place to go to solve math problems.


BULLET Math for Kids
Choose from ten levels and different kind of exercises in math.


BULLET Whatís My Angle?
Investigate the use of angles and protractors.


BULLET Math Games
Practice math skills with these games.


BULLET Winter Math Activities
These activities are great for a snowy day.


BULLET Math Homework Help
Master the basics of mathematics with these videos and tutorials that explain basic operations.

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BULLET The All-Star River Explorers
Discover the basics of rivers and how they are formed.


BULLET Paper Airplanes
Learn how to fold paper airplanes.
BULLET Bill Nye the Science
Explore a whole cosmo of information from the vaults of Bill Nye the Science Guy.


BULLET Periodic Table
Information about element names and symbols.


BULLET Biology 4Kids
Learn the basics of biology and life with sections on cell structure, cell function, the scientific method, classification and more!


BULLET Physics Center
Figure out how your world works.


BULLET Biology in Motion
Learn with these original interactive biology activities.


BULLET Physics Classroom
Physics tutorial covering Newton's Laws, energy and power, waves, light, and more.


BULLET Center of the Cell
Explore how cells work.


BULLET Physics Life
Explore the physics all around you in everyday life.


BULLET Chem4Kids
Learn chemistry fundamentals about the elements.


BULLET The PH Factor
Find out all about the world of acids and bases.


BULLET Day-Glo Brothers
Discover how light and color work.


BULLET ScienCentral News
Get the latest news on science & technology news.


BULLET Energy Kids
Learn about energy and challenge their brains with energy games.


BULLET Science Essentials
Find out more about science by investigating the three areas: Choose Life, Material World and Get Physical.


BULLET Everything About Construction Equipment
Take a look at these photos and learn the mechanisms of construction equipment.


BULLET Science Gems
A cool directory of more than 2,500 science resources sorted by category, sub-category, and grade-level - kindergarten through college.


BULLET Fear of Physics
Fear not, find answers to all your physics questions!


BULLET ScienceMaster
Search for science resources including links to researched sites, lesson plans, activities, and project ideas.


BULLET Fire Safety
Learn the importance of fire alarms.



Science Vocabulary Hangman
Test yourself with this interesting twist on the traditional Hangman game.


BULLET I Was Wondering
Discover the adventures of real women in science!


BULLET Way to go Einstein
Get to know Albert Einstein and his amazing ideas.
BULLET Light: A Learning Unit
Discover the science, technology, math, and history of light with these activities.
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General Reference

BULLET Ben's Phaster Online Reference Desk Site
Reference search guide covers biography, dictionary, encyclopedia, language translation, thesaurus, world and city maps.



Flag Etiquette
Get answers to your questions about when to display the flag and how to fly it properly.


BULLET Biographical Dictionary
The Biographical Dictionary covers notable men and women who have shaped our world from ancient times to the present day.


BULLET Glossopedia
Use this online interactive encyclopedia and discover nature, animals, science, and culture from around the world.


BULLET Britannica Internet Guide
Included internet sites are reviewed and rated by the staff on Encyclopedia Britannica.


BULLET Interactive Dictionary
Improve your vocabulary with this interactive picture dictionary.


BULLET Children's Encyclopedia of Women
Read reports about many famous women.


BULLET Living Language
Practice speaking foreign languages.


BULLET Copyright Kids
To find out what your copyright entitles you to, how to register your works, and more, check out this Friends of Active Copyright Education (FACE)'s site.


BULLET NoodleQuest
NoodleQuest is a wizard that helps you get started down the right path to find information about a research topic. Just answer a few questions about your research topic and NoodleQuest will tell you some of the best search strategies you can use.


The definitive guide to reference materials on the Internet.


BULLET Pic4Learning
Pics4Learning is a copyright-friendly image library for teachers and students.


Students can perform "traditional" encyclopedia research on a site with access to over 17,000 articles.


Lots of reference material; encyclopedias, newspapers, current events, sports, and weather.


BULLET Encyclopedia Jr.
A great information resource for kids, schools, and anybody who wants to learn.


A good search engine for school research.


BULLET Encyclopedia Smithsonian
Explore a topic from A to Z.


BULLET Union Pacific Fun Facts
Check out the required horn signals listed in the UPRR rule book, along with their meanings, and look up definitions of railroad terminology.


BULLET Fact Monster
Get homework help and find facts on thousands of subjects, including sports, entertainment, geography, history, biography, education and health.


BULLET Visual Dictionary
A dictionary where pictures replace the words.


BULLET Famous Leaders for Young Readers
Read biographies of famous people.


BULLET The Weather Channel Storm Encyclopedia
Get answers your questions on severe and extreme weather.


BULLET Find Me Words
Dictionaries of definitions, synonyms and antonyms, scrabble word finder, etc.


BULLET The World Almanac For Kids
Get reference facts on topics like space, presidents, the environment, and animals.


BULLET Your Dictionary
The easy to understand dictionary with example sentences, famous quotes and audio pronunciations.

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BULLET A Day in the Life of a Hydrologist
Learn how this scientist study water and its properties.


Search for scholarships and find money to pay for college.


BULLET Admongo
Explore, discover, and learn all about advertising.


BULLET Find the Microbiologist
Trace her steps and use the information to solve the mystery.


BULLET American Red Cross Virtual Museum
Take a tour starting with the summery of the life of Clara Barton through the history of American nurses.
BULLET Free Application for Federal Student Aid - FAFSA
To apply for federal student financial aid, and to apply for many state student aid programs, students must complete a FAFSA. The information you provide on your FAFSA determines if you are eligible for financial aid.


BULLET Animal Doc
Find out what veterinarian students are learning about dogs, horses, sheep, cattle, llamas, and more!


BULLET The Fun Works
Explore careers in many different areas and discover who you are, what you like to do and what you do best.


BULLET Archeology
If you like to dig in the dirt, find lost things, and figure out stories from clues then you are on your way to being an archeologists.


BULLET Information Technology Careers
Take the career assessment to find an occupation you can click with.


BULLET Archaeology Challenge
Unearth treasures to see Egyptian crypts and earn an Apprentice Archaeology certificate.


BULLET Innovative Lives
Features stories behind some of technology's greatest inventions.


BULLET Archeology for Kids
Learn all about what archeologists do - find things that are lost, put pieces together or figure out stories from clues.


BULLET The Invention Dimension
Find fun information about inventors.


Learn how civil engineers design and build a better world.


BULLET Job Profiles
Experienced workers share all aspects of their job.


BULLET BJ Pinchbeck's College Companion
Check out these links for prospective and current college students.


BULLET Job Profiles: Zoo
Explore the many jobs at the zoo.


BULLET Babysitter's Training Course
What you need to know and what every parent wants in a responsible babysitter! 



Job Videos
Watch these videos of people talking about their careers.


BULLET Be a Victorian Millionaire Now!
Learn what it takes to become a super-successful entrepreneur.


BULLET Kids Work
Explore all different types of jobs.


BULLET Business of Babysitting
Learn what you need to know to become a great babysitter!



Kids' Zone
Find information about different schools and how to decide on a college.


BULLET Caine's Arcade
See how this 9 year old built an elaborate cardboard arcade inside his dad's used auto parts store.


BULLET Mail Call
Explore how the military postal system works and why the mail is an important resource.


BULLET Career Aisle
Explore the world of working.


BULLET Manufacturing is Cool
Explore the careers of manufacturing engineers and technologists.



Career Clusters
Find the career that is right for you from these categories.


BULLET Mapping Your Future
Here you can explore careers, get help with preparing for college.


BULLET Career Girls
This site can help you accomplish your dreams.


BULLET Math Apprentice
Learn how math is used for certain jobs.


BULLET Career OneStop for Students
These tools can help you find your career path.


BULLET Musican
See what it takes to be a musican in a band.



Careers in Dentistry
Learn how you can help people maintain and improve their oral health, quality of life and appearance.


BULLET Night Shift
Check out the folks who work the night shift.


BULLET CareerShip
Review careers by cluster, review the featured career, match careers to their interests, or search for a particular career.


BULLET Peter Packet
Help Penny research careers.
BULLET Cool Science Careers
These interactive games will help you investigate which careers match your interests.
BULLET Surfing Scholarships
Use this tool to help you find money for college.


BULLET Community Club
Check out these neighborhood workers to learn more about their jobs.


BULLET Teen4Hire
Teens looking for a job can check out this job matching site.


BULLET Construct My Future
Learn about a career in the construction industry.


BULLET What Do You Like?
Explore career information from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.


BULLET Dental Team Careers
Find out how you can be on the team.



What is a City Planner?
Discover why every community needs a planner.


BULLET Educational Consultant
Get advice on college admissions.


BULLET What is a Microbiologists?
These scientists understand our planetís microscopic inhabitants that affects you in many ways every day.


BULLET Engineer Girl
Learn what engineers do in different fields.


BULLET What Was Home Economics?
Trace the history of home economics and its role with American women.


BULLET Engineering: Your Future
Learn about the different engineering and engineering technology fields.


BULLET Who Dunnit?
Learn how to be a crime solver by exploring the world of the forensic scientist.


BULLET Explore Careers
Take a look and see what careers might fit you best!
BULLET Working with Sea Otters
See what it's like working with sea otters or other marine mammals.


BULLET Exploring the Science of Archaeology
Explore the math, science, and technology used in the field of archaeology to explore the history of ancient Nubia.
BULLET You Are the Archaeologist
Two new interactive archaeology modules have been designed to allow you to discover how archaeology is done at Jamestowne Rediscovery.

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Parents & Teachers



BULLET Keeping Safe
Try these sites suggested by the staff of the St. Louis Public Library.


BULLET 4Teachers works to help you integrate technology into your classroom by offering FREE online tools and resources



Kids In Mind
Parents can determine whether a movie is appropriate for them or their children with these reviews.


BULLET 4Teachers Family of Tools
Expand your curriculum with our timesaving educational resources that use technology to improve instruction across all content areas and grade levels.


BULLET Kids Think Design
A resource for parents to help you to educate, enrich and inspire your children.


BULLET 100th Day of School
Find activities for celebrating this popular school event.


BULLET Lesson Plans Page
This lesson plans collection has over 2,500 lesson plans, primarily at the elementary level.


BULLET 2015 Holidays
Follow the holidays throughout the year.


BULLET Lesson Planz
Teachers find lesson plans across the curriculum for preschool through high school.


BULLET A to Z Teacher Stuff
Created for teachers by a teachers to help teachers find online lesson plans and resources more quickly and easily.


BULLET Peter Milbury's School Librarian Web Pages
Includes webpages by or maintained by librarians, professional and curriculum related links.


BULLET All About Kindergarten
Help your child be prepared for Kindergarten.



The Perpetual Preschool
Contributed ideas, tips and activities of all areas in the preschool curriculum.


BULLET Arts Edge
Teachers plan some arts-centered activities for you class.


BULLET Photo Factory
Put your child in a photo with a PBS KIDS character.


BULLET Awesome Library
10,000 reviewed sites, including what the site calls "the top 5% in education." Areas for students, teachers, and librarians.


BULLET Pic 4 Learning
Teachers and students can use the copyright-friendly photos and images for classrooms, multimedia projects, web sites, videos, portfolios, or any other project in an educational setting.


BULLET Back to School Themes
Teachers find some great back to school activities for your classroom.


BULLET Pocket Parent
Find answers to most of your parenting problems.


BULLET Birthday Party Games
Ideas to keep all those little party goers busy.


BULLET Preschool
Advice for parenting 3-5 year olds.


BULLET Book It Reading Program
Help kids develop a lifelong love for reading.


BULLET Printable Lunchbox Notes
Sending notes in your kid's lunch boxes are always fun!


BULLET Building Bridges: A Peace Corps Classroom Guide to Cross-Cultural Understanding
Teachers can use these adaptable lesson plans and activities that build cross-cultural awareness, respect, and communication in your classroom.


BULLET ProTeacher
Teaching ideas and resources for elementary school teachers.


BULLET Building Language for Literacy
Teachers and parents can prepare children today for reading success tomorrow.


BULLET Reading Rockets
Information about teaching kids to read and helping those who struggle.


BULLET C-Span in the Classroom
Provides teacher guides for upcoming programming of interest to educators. You can also access last week's teacher guides or browse the resource archives.


BULLET Scholastic Teachers
View lesson plans and booklists for your classroom.


BULLET Child & Family Webguide
Find a variety of research and practical information on the child and family. Includes child development research, articles, tips, guides, and more on a host of issues.


BULLET School Express
Teachers can get great ideas with the workbooks and worksheets in all subjects.


BULLET Children's Book Council
Children's Book Council's homepage with special interest pages for parents and librarians.


BULLET School Notes
Teachers post daily assignments for parents and students to view.


BULLET Children's Games
Games you can make yourself for young children.



St. Louis Kids Magazine
The metro St. Louis guide to smart parenting.


BULLET Class Tools
Teachers create your own games, quizzes, activities and diagrams in seconds!



Story Arts
Teachers can find storytelling activities & lesson plan ideas along with story telling tips.


BULLET Coretta Scott King Book Award Curriculum Resource Center
Teach the Coretta Scott King Book Award-winning books with this free, online collection of primary source materials and lesson plans.


BULLET StoryBlocks
Parents get some early literacy tips.


BULLET Cyberbee
A site for teachers looking for more ways to integrate technology into their classroom. Look to the Curriculum Ideas, How Tos, Treasure Hunts, and the fine articles to give you fresh ideas.


BULLET Summer Home Learning Recipes
Parents here are some reading, writing, math enjoyable activities to help build your child’s skills through out the summer.


BULLET Educator's Reference Desk
Free access to educational documents.



Teach With Movies
These movie lesson plans, based on films, will inspire and motivate students.


Teachers find worksheets and lesson plans to use in your classroom.


BULLET Teachers' Place
Find resources for teaching math at all levels.


BULLET Education Index
Educators will want to browse this annotated guide to recommended education-related sites on the Web. They're sorted by subject and lifestage, so you can find what you're looking for quickly and easily.


BULLET Teacher Tidbytes
Teachers here's bits of information to save you time.


BULLET Education World (tm) Search Engine
Links to the best education sites.


BULLET TeacherTube
Find videos about on a variety subjects or post your presentations made for your own classrooms to share with other educators.


BULLET Educational Games
Teachers use these games in your classroom.


BULLET Teachers
Find free tools and resources for your classroom from Scholastic.


BULLET Edutopia's Green Teacher's Resources
Explore the trove of environmentally conscious teaching tools. Search for lesson plans, Web sites, and educational resources by topic, grade level, cost, or location.


BULLET TeachersFirst
Browse web resources for the subject and grade level you teach.


BULLET The Exploratorium
Presents ten cool, art, and education sites each month.


BULLET The Teacher's Corner
Includes lesson plans and a new highlighted lesson every month.



Family Fun
Find today's best books, toys, and games for kids.


BULLET Teacher's Corner
Lots of lesson plans for K-12.



Flat Stanley Project
Teachers join this international literacy and communications project in which students using a little imagination, technology, and creativity, your students could reach other students worldwide.



Teachers Lounge
Get tools and tips to motivate your class, plan lessons, learn to spot reading challenges, and assign, monitor and quiz your students reading activities.


BULLET Help Your Child Use the Library
This resource is filled with helpful hints, suggestions, and pointers for parents to encourage their children to use and come to reply on the library.


BULLET Teacher's Lounge
Career information and resources for teachers, grouped by subject matter.


BULLET Helping Your Child Learn Science
Parents here are lots of science activities you can do in your own home or out in the community.



Teaching Children About the Flu
Lesson plans and activities for child care and early childhood programs.


BULLET Helping Your Child with Homework
Here's a way to get involved in your child's education.


Includes approximately 500 classroom projects for K-12.


BULLET Hennepin County Library Birth to Six
Get Lists of best books for young children and tips, selected websites, and stories online to help children who are getting read to read.



Thousands of free lesson plans and educational resources for teachers.


BULLET Hoagies’ Gifted Education Page
The all-things-gifted resource and links for parents, for educators, counselors, administrators and other professionals, and kids & teens.


BULLET Together Time
PBS Parent helps you raise a child who is ready to learn.


BULLET Ice Cream
Lots of delicious flavored ice cream activities.


BULLET Travel for Kids
Get help with planning a family vacation.


BULLET I Love That Teaching Idea
This site provides elementary teachers with classroom activities and ideas. The resources are arranged by subject areas and other topics.


BULLET Universe Awareness
Broaden young children's minds in science and global citizenship.


BULLET Internet-Related Resources for Librarians
Information on how to evaluate information on the internet, learning and teaching the web, and directories of library and education related websites.
BULLET United Nations Cyberschoolbus
This site serves as a valuable resource for primary and secondary school educators developing curricula focused on global concerns such as peace, poverty and work.


BULLET iPads in the Classroom
Resources for using iPads in the classroom.
BULLET The Virtual Schoolhouse
Teachers uncover resources for your classroom, schools and communities.

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Schools & Libraries

BULLET Cancellations
Check to see if your school has been canceled for the day due to weather.


BULLET Library Spot
Explore this virtual library for valuable research information.



Find Your Back to School Style
Take the quiz and find out if you are you preppy, laid back, maybe more dressy?


BULLET Missouri Association of School Libraries
Missouri School Librarians can find information about the MASL Conferences, the Mark Twain Award and the Show-Me Picture Book Award.


BULLET Great Websites for Kids
American Library Association provides lots of internet links for homework help on a variety of subjects.


BULLET School: The Story of American Public Education
Take a look at the development of our nation's public education system from the late 1770s to the 21st century.


BULLET The Internet Public Library Visit this library on the internet and get homework help, read a story, learn new jokes, or take a tour around the world. St. Louis Public Schools
What's happening at your school?

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