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Reference & Research
Alabama Virtual Library

The Alabama Virtual Library provides all students, teachers, and citizens of the State of Alabama with online access to essential library and information resources. It is primarily a group of online databases that have magazine, journal, and newspaper articles for research. Through the AVL, an equitable core of information sources is available to every student and citizen in Alabama, raising the level of excellence in schools and communities across the state

http://www.avl.lib.al.us/

ALEX - Alabama Learning Exchange
http://alex.state.al.us/index.php

Encyclopedia.com

Reference information you can trust.  Encyclopedia.com has more than 100 trusted sources, including encyclopedias, dictionaries, and thesauruses with facts, definitions, biographies, synonyms, pronunciation keys, word origins, and abbreviations.

http://www.encyclopedia.com/

Occupational Outlook Handbook (Careers)

The premier source for career information! The profiles featured here cover hundreds of occupations and describe What They Do, Work Environment, How to Become One, Pay, and more. Each profile also includes BLS employment projections for the 2010–20 decade.

http://www.bls.gov/ooh/

Awesome Library
Awesome Library Education

Awesome Library organizes the Web with 37,000 carefully reviewed resources, including the top 5 percent in education.

 

http://www.awesomelibrary.org/

Encyclopedia of Alabama

For all things Alabama . . .

http://www.encyclopediaofalabama.org

Destiny
Destiny

Destiny Quest for EMS

http://destiny/quest/servlet/presentquestform.do?site=102&alreadyValidated=true

Digital Citizenship
Common Sense Media

Common Sense Media is dedicated to improving the lives of kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in a world of media and technology.

http://commonsensemedia.org

Netsmartz

NetSmartz Workshop is an interactive, educational program of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) that provides age-appropriate resources to help teach children how to be safer on- and offline. The program is designed for children ages 5-17, parents and guardians, educators, and law enforcement. With resources such as videos, games, activity cards, and presentations, NetSmartz entertains while it educates.

http://netsmartz.org

Web Wise Kids

The Web Wise Kids mission is to teach kids, parents and the community the value of making safe and wise choices in a technologically evolving world. We do this by creating and distributing interactive content through the same media in which kids and adults live their lives.

http://webwisekids.org

That's Not Cool

That's Not Cool is a national public education campaign that uses digital examples of controlling, pressuring, and threatening behavior to raise awareness about and prevent teen dating abuse. That's Not Cool is sponsored and co-created by Futures Without Violence (formerly Family Violence Prevention Fund), the Department of Justice's Office on Violence Against Women, and the Advertising Council.

http://thatsnotcool.com

Reading
Renaissance Home Connect
https://hosted46.renlearn.com/77858/HomeConnect/Login.aspx

AR Book Finder

Link to AR Book Finder

 

http://www.arbookfind.com/

My Capstone Library

eBooks you can read from any Internet device.             user name: eclecticms   password: school

 

http://www.mycapstonelibrary.com

Cool New Books for Teens
http://www.teenreads.com/features/cool-new-books.asp

Goodreads
Discover and share books you love on Goodreads, the world's largest site for readers and book recommendations!

http://www.goodreads.com

Science & Science Fair
Science Buddies
Science Fair Project Ideas Hundreds of detailed science fair project ideas for all grade levels in a wide range of topics from Aerodynamics to Zoology.

http://www.sciencebuddies.org/science-fair-projects/project_ideas.shtml

Science Fair Projects World

We have a Large collection of Hundreds of Free Illustrated Science Fair Projects Ideas and Science Project Experiments for Elementary School, Middle School & High School. All the projects are Illustrated with high-quality dagrams and easy to follow instructions.

http://www.sciencefair-projects.org/

Animal Diversity Web

http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/

Math
Cool Math

 This fully interactive site and allows the user to sharpen basic math skills, play games and explore new math concepts.

http://www.coolmath.com.

Figure This

Created by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, this site helps families enjoy mathematics outside school through a series of fun and engaging challenges.

http://www.figurethis.org

Math Cats

Math Cats provides playful explorations of important math concepts through games, crafts and interactive projects. Includes a magic chalkboard and an art gallery.

http://www.mathcats.com.

Math League

 The Math League, designed for students in fourth grade through high school, specializes in math contests, books and computer software. The “Help Facility” is handy reference guide for math topics complete with examples, definitions and explanations

http://www.mathleague.com.

History
History Channel
http://www.history.com/

Networking
Brainpop


Founded in 1999, BrainPOP® creates animated, curricular content that engages students, supports educators, and bolsters achievement .BrainPOP is also home to GameUp, a free educational games portal for the classroom.

http://www.brainpop.com