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Homework Support/Study Skills
This is a great start toward building strong study skills. Tips and tools are available at this link.
Parts of a Book
Click on the books with the question marks to get the answers.
Parts of a story activity
Nine Quick Learning Strategies
Take a peek at some study strategy suggestions to prepare for tests.
Book Report Sandwich Station
This activity walks you through the steps to writing a good book report. When you finish, your report will be ready to be printed.
Reading is Fundamental
Lots of reading support ideas in this area.
Spaghetti Book Club
Another site for book reviews by kids and for kids. Also provides links to Authors.
Online book reviews - write your own review & add a graphic.
Follet Book Search
Winthrop School Library book search.
Online Library ResourcesMelrose Public Library
Access information locally through the Melrose Public Library and Noblenet.
Winthrop Elementary Library Resources Use this link to find books and information.
Internet Public Library
Great resource with links by student age and categories.
New York Public Library - Kids
Excellent site with a link to Brainpop videos.
An online library just for students in grades 3-8.
An online dictionary.
Story Place Online Library
Choose either the Elementary or Preschool library for online books and activities.
An illustrated dictionary.
The World Factbook
States and Capitals
This site provides information on States, Capitals and facts
National Geographic Maps - world, national, state levels **excellent resource**
Americas Library The Library of Congress offers this resource on American history- information on states, personalities etc.
Online Metric Converter
Offered from ScienceMadeSimple, choice of units to convert.
Ask Jeeves for Kids
Ask Jeeves a question in natural language such as: Who was Robert Frost? The site will return appropriate resources. The site also provides tours including earthquakes, the body and Thanksgiving.
This is a very user friendly search engine for kids.
Kid's Search Tools
This site taps multiple resources to get appropriate responses for kids.
FirstGov for Kids
This site lists out Federal Agency resources for students. Sites are grouped by subject.
K-6 student portal - provides homework help, games and more.
Harcourt Math Glossary
Grolier Presents the American Presidency
History of the Nations Highest Elected Office
The World Book for Students
Articles, animations, games, quizzes and more.
Time For Kids
Online access to current news.
News for Students, Resources for Teachers
**geared toward upper elementary, middle school, high school**
Science News for Kids
Articles across topics.
This online periodical is for kids and created by kids 8-18.
Scholastic News Zone
Americas leading news source for kids. Try the online activities.
The Washington Post version for Kids.
Spigot Science - Online Periodical
Recommended Reading Lists
Book Adventure Reading Program
This program is designed to promote library use and support. Goal is to encourage children to read. Sponsored by Houghton Mifflin, Sylvan Learning Center and Barnes and Noble.
Discussion Guides for Book Groups
Summer Reading Lists
Great Authors for Ages 9-11
This resource designed and maintained by:
Susan Herook, Instructional Technology Specialist
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Last Updated (August 2011)