Links

Contact: Mrs. Sieracki

Healthy Choices

Pre-Teens and Alcoholism
http://middleearthnj.wordpress.com/2010/06/01/new-trends-in-preteen-and-teen-alcohol-use/

Substance Abuse
http://www.dmoz.org/Kids_and_Teens/Health/Substance_Abuse/

Drug Free
http://www.drugfree.org/

Teacher Resources

Creative Commons

Understanding copyright laws in the digital age is difficult and confusing for most students and teachers. This site defines a web author's copyright intentions; and allows you to browse for "licensed media that you can legally share and reuse for free."

http://search.creativecommons.org/

Create A Graph

Find Excel® to be too confusing for your elementary students to use? This site allows even the youngest students to easily create graphs and charts for their data. "Create a Graph" is a free online tool that helps both teachers and students input their own data and labels to create professional looking charts and graphs with ease.

http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/createagraph/

Easy Bib

A free bibliograply composer.

http://www.easybib.com/

RubiStar

Can be used in English or Spanish to create your own rubrics.

http://rubistar.4teachers.org/index.php

EdHelper
http://www.edhelper.com/

Reading News
http://www.readingrockets.org/news

Google Scholar
http://scholar.google.com/

CT State Department of Education
http://www.state.ct.us/sde/

CMT Mathematics Handbook
http://www.state.ct.us/sde/dtl/curriculum/mathcmt3/currmath_publ_cmt3.htm

CMT Language Arts Handbook
http://www.state.ct.us/sde/dtl/curriculum/cmt3la/currla_publcmt3.htm

CT State Department of Education: ARTS (dance, music, theater, visual arts)
http://www.state.ct.us/sde/dtl/curriculum/currart.htm

Education World
http://www.education-world.com/

teAchnology: The Web Portal for Educators
http://www.teach-nology.com/teachers/

Primary Sources in Perspective
http://www.aamprogram.org/resources/papers_primary_sources_perspective.aspx

Kids Online Resources
http://www.kidsolr.com/reference/page1.html

The Global Schoolhouse
http://www.globalschoolnet.org/GSH/

Discovery Education
http://education.discovery.com/?source=www_nav_edu

ThinkQuest

Has over 6,000 web sites with activities in all subject areas. Many links do not work. There will be great finds for those of you who have the time and patience to explore.

http://www.thinkquest.org/

Library Spot

You can spend a weeks vacation at Library Spot and still need more time.

http://www.libraryspot.com/

Kathy Schrock’s Special Needs Guide for Teachers
http://school.discovery.com/schrockguide/edspec.html

Special Education sites to Visit
http://unr.edu/homepage/maddux/splinks.html

Special Education Teacher Resources
http://www.eagle.ca/~matink/teacher.html

Teaching special Kids: On-Line Resources
http://www.education-world.com/a_curr/curr139.shtml

Special Education Resources
http://www.esmerel.org/misc/special.htm

Kids Online Free Fun Sites
http://www.allkids.co.uk/kids_pages/Childrens_Free_Fun_Sites.shtml

KidsSource
http://www.kidsource.com/kidsource/pages/ed.k12.html

Sheppard Software

Lots of great on-line games for geography, vocabulary and math. Check it out.

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/

Civics Resources

Susan B. Anthony
http://womenshistory.about.com/library/bio/blanthony.htm

Lucretia Mott
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/suffragepre1848/p/lucretia_mott.htm

Elizabeth Cady Stanton
http://womenshistory.about.com/library/bio/blstanton.htm

Womens Suffrage
http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/suffrage/

Civil Rights
http://www.infoplease.com/spot/civilrightstimeline1.html

National Civil Rights Museum
http://www.civilrightsmuseum.org/

Civil Right Hate Crimes
http://www.civilrights.org/publications/reports/cause_for_concern/p8.html

State of CT - Government
http://www.ct.gov/

FirstGov for Kids
http://www.kids.gov/

General Reference & Homework Help

Terryville Public Library
http://www.terryvillepl.info/

Answers.com
http://www.answers.com/

Academic Kids
http://www.academickids.com/

Dictionary.com
http://www.dictionary.com/

Etymology Dictionary
http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?l=n&p=0

AllWords.com
http://www.allwords.com/index.php

Virtual Middle School Library
http://www.sldirectory.com/virtual.html

Connecticut Digital Library
http://www.iconn.org/

Library of Congress
http://www.loc.gov/

Encyclopedia
http://www.encyclopedia.com/

World Book Encyclopedia, Atlas and Dictionary
http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Home

Kids Online Resources
http://www.kidsolr.com/reference/page1.html

Library Spot
http://www.libraryspot.com/

Fact Monster
http://www.factmonster.com/

Old Magazine Articles
http://www.oldmagazinearticles.com/

Geography

The United States - Interactice Map
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/states_experiment_drag-drop_Intermed_State15s_500.html

World Geography - Interactive Maps
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/Geography.htm

World Cultures and Geography: Eastern
http://classzone.com/books/wc_eastern05/page_build.cfm?id=act_tech_ch1&u=1

World Atlas
http://worldatlas.com/geoquiz/thelist.htm

World Geography
http://www.geographic.org/

World Fact Book
http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/

Terra Server - USA
http://terraserver.microsoft.com/

Geographic.org
http://www.geographic.org/

ThinkQuest: Geography
http://thinkquest.org/library/cat_show.html?cat_id=10

Latin World
http://www.latinworld.com/

Mystery of the Maya
http://www.civilization.ca/civil/maya/mminteng.html

Maya Adventure
http://www.smm.org/sln/ma/

Adventures in South America
http://www.fluid7.demon.co.uk/adventures/home.htm

Journey to Japan
http://www.journeythroughjapan.org/

Conquistadors
http://www.pbs.org/opb/conquistadors/home.htm

Grammar & Writing

Online Editing Test

Have fun taking this online test where you check for puctuation, sentence fragments and spelling.

http://www.internet4classrooms.com/skills_8th_lang.htm

Nonstop English

Take these fun interactive quizzes to test your grammar and vocabulary knowledge.

http://www.nonstopenglish.com/

Guide to Grammar and Writing
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/

HSF MLA 2007
http://www.nonstopenglish.com/

Citation Machine
http://www.citationmachine.net/

Easy Bibliography
http://www.easybib.com/

Guide to Grammar and Style
http://andromeda.rutgers.edu/~jlynch/Writing/index.html

Funbrain
http://www.funbrain.com/words.html

The Puzzling World of Winston Breen

Eric Berlin creates puzzles for all ages, from kids to adults (his crosswords appear often in the New York Times). He lives in Milford, Connecticut, with his wife and two children. The Puzzling World of Winston Breen is his first novel.

http://www.winstonbreen.com/

Authors and Illustrators on the Web
http://www.acs.ucalgary.ca/~dkbrown/authorsmisc.html

Teenreads

Includes the latest reviews, interviews, author information and links to Award Winner Lists.

http://www.teenreads.com/

YALSA
http://www.ala.org/ala/yalsa/yalsa.htm

Kid's Read
http://www.kidsreads.com/authors/authors.asp

EPA's Top 100 Authors
http://edupaperback.org/top100.cfm?page=2

Stories from the Web
http://www.storiesfromtheweb.org/sfwhomepage.htm

Classic Books On-Line
http://www.classicreader.com/

Search Strategies
http://www.noodletools.com/noodlequest/

The VERBIVORE
http://www.verbivore.com/

Patriot's Pen
http://www.vfw.org/index.cfm?fa=cmty.leveld&did=151

Heroes adn the American Dream
http://www.achievement.org/autodoc/atv-page/atv042stu-1

American Heroes: Then & Now
http://www.mccsc.edu/~jcmslib/mlk/jackson.htm

The American Hero
http://www.cbsnews.com/sections/earlyshow/series/heros/main500261.shtml

Heros of the New Millenium
http://www.drake.edu/journalism/CenturysEnd/heroes.html

My Hero
http://myhero.com/myhero/hero.asp?hero=alicewaters

Time Magazine's Top 100
http://www.time.com/time/time100/heroes/profile/ali01.html

Parent Resources

PowerSchool Parent Portal
https://powerschool.plymouth.k12.ct.us/public/

Scholastic Calendar of Fun & Educational Activities
http://www.scholastic.com/familymatters/parentguides/holiday/calendar.asp

PBS Parents
http://www.pbs.org/parents/

U.S. Department of Education: Especially for Parents
http://www.ed.gov/parents/landing.jhtml?src=pn

NAEG Center for the Gifted & Talented: Parent Resources
http://www.gifted.uconn.edu/parentrp.html

CT State Department of Education:Special Education Resources
http://www.state.ct.us/sde/deps/special/

Awesome Library for Parents
http://www.awesomelibrary.org/parent.html

Today's Parent
http://www.todaysparent.com/

The Parent Report
http://www.theparentreport.com/

Art Resources

ARTS CONNECTED
http://www.artsconnected.org/

ART ROOM
http://www.arts.ufl.edu/art/rt_room/index.html

ARTNATOMY: Anatomical Basis of Facial Expression
http://www.artnatomia.net/uk/index.html

Famous Painting for Students
Has information about artists and worksheets.

http://www.gardenofpraise.com/art.htm

Art Cyclopedia

Is a guide to great art on the Internet

http://www.artcyclopedia.com/

Art History: Prehistoric through the 21st Century

Links to museums all over the world.

http://witcombe.sbc.edu/ARTHLinks.html

ThinkQuest: Arts & Entertainment
http://thinkquest.org/library/cat_show.html?cat_id=1

Color Matters
http://www.colormatters.com/

Essential Skills

MONEY
http://www.cibc.com/ca/youth/

Telling Time Web Quest
http://www.mswindman.netfirms.com/telling_time___.htm

Working with Fractions
http://www.mswindman.netfirms.com/fractions.htm

Nutrition Scavenger Hunt
http://webtech.kennesaw.edu/skelley/hunt1.htm

How many cents?
http://www.little-g.com/shockwave/cents.html

Library Alphabet
http://www.little-g.com/shockwave/library.html

Five Day Challenge: All About Food
http://www.dole5aday.com/Kids/Fun/5AD_Challenge/5AD_Challenge_Start.jsp?topmenu=6

Health and PE

Steps to a Healthier You

Explore the new food pyramid and blast off to a heathier you.

http://www.mypyramid.gov/

Virtual Help to Eating Better

The Carrollton-Farmers Branch (TX) School District has launched a web-based Virtual Cafeteria that students can use to calculate the
calories, fat grams, carbs, protein, vitamin A and vitamin C in their
lunch choices. Try planning your own meal based on the choices students have in this Texas School District.

http://studentnutrition.cfbisd.edu/content/story.aspx?type=customcontent&sid=1034036

Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2005
http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/dga/index.html

National School Lunch Program
http://www.fns.usda.gov/cnd/Lunch/AboutLunch/NSLPFactSheet.htm

Mr. Gym
http://www.mrgym.com/

BBALLsports.com

An online historical sports statistics database

http://www.bballsports.com/

Sports Rules

Your one-stop search to any rule you will ever need.

http://www.everyrule.com/sports_az_list.html

Sports Heros of the '90's
http://library.thinkquest.org/J0111064/90sports.htm

ThinkQuest: Sports & Recreation
http://thinkquest.org/library/cat_show.html?cat_id=15

Library Spot: Sports
http://www.libraryspot.com/biographies/athletes.htm

How Stuff Works: Health
http://health.howstuffworks.com/

Medline Encyclopedia
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/encyclopedia.html

Healthy Choices: Research in the areas of drug, alcohol and tobacco
http://server.plymouthschools.us/hsf/LibraryMedia/HealthyChoices.html

Industrial Technology

United States Patent Office
http://www.uspto.gov/patents/

Time Magazine Best Inventions 2010
http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/completelist/0,29569,2029497,00.html

American Inventors & Inventions
http://www.150.si.edu/150trav/remember/amerinv.htm

MIT Inventions Program
http://web.mit.edu/invent/

A History of Inventions
http://inventors.about.com/od/astartinventions/a/FamousInvention.htm

Ancient Inventions
http://www.smith.edu/hsc/museum/ancient_inventions/hsclist.htm

National Inventor's Hall of Fame
http://www.invent.org/

CT Invents
http://www.museumofcthistory.org/ctinvents.asp

Pics4Learning
http://www.pics4learning.com/

How Stuff Works
http://home.howstuffworks.com/

Auto Site
http://www.autosite.com/content/home/index.cfm

Building Bridges
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/buildingbig/bridge/basics.html

Engine Technology
http://www.ueet.nasa.gov/StudentSite/educationallinks.html

Dynamics of Flight
http://www.ueet.nasa.gov/StudentSite/dynamicsofflight.html

Electronics for Kids
http://users.stargate.net/~eit/kidspage.htm

Electricity
http://homeschooling.gomilpitas.com/explore/electricity.htm

Architecture Activities
http://architecture.about.com/od/teachersaids/tp/lessonplans.htm

Mousetrap Car Instructions
http://users.bigpond.net.au/mechtoys/mouse.html

Mousetrap Mania
http://kids.pxi.com/courtney/mousetrap/index2.html

Library Media News

Cyber-Bullying
http://server.plymouthschools.us/hsf/LibraryMedia/Cyberbullying.html

Circuits Holiday Buying Guide
http://www.nytimes.com/indexes/2006/12/05/technology/circuits/index.html?th&emc=th

Netflex Contest
http://server.plymouthschools.us/hsf/LibraryMedia/NewsNetflex.htm

Reading Research
http://server.plymouthschools.us/hsf/ReadingResearch.html

Kids' Television: FCC adopts new agreement
http://server.plymouthschools.us/hsf/LibraryMedia/KidsTelevisionNews.html

Soda will not be sold in schools
http://server.plymouthschools.us/hsf/LibraryMedia/sodanews.html

Current Events
http://www.currentevents.com/

The Big Project Newspaper
http://www.thebigproject.co.uk/news/

Chipublib Newspaper
http://www.chipublib.org/008subject/005genref/gisengfl.html

Instant Knowledge News
http://www.instantknowledgenews.com/indexnews3.htm

New York Times
http://www.nytimes.com/

New York Times Student Connections (Grades 6-12)
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/students/

Daily News Quiz
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/students/quiz/index.html

Yahooligans! News
http://yahooligans.yahoo.com/content/news/

Bristol Press
http://www.bristolpress.com/site/news.cfm?brd=1643

Student News Samples from around the World
http://www.globalschoolnet.org/GSH/project/newsday/examples.cfm

News Writing with Scholastic
http://teacher.scholastic.com/writewit/news/

Newspaper Writing 101
http://www.freep.com/jobspage/academy/writing.htm

Math

How to learn the Metric System
http://www.themetricsystem.info/howtolearn.htm

U.S. Metric Association
http://lamar.colostate.edu/~hillger/

Take a Units of Measurement Quiz
http://www.quiz-tree.com/Units_of_Measurement_main.html

Math Playground
http://www.mathplayground.com/

Melting Pot Math

Allows you to click on locations around the globe and learn about that country and culture, while solving math problems.

http://sln.fi.edu/school/math3/index.html

A Mathematical Tour of Chatham, New Jersey

Solve problems while you learn about the history of Chatham.

http://www.chatham-nj.org/coin/mathtour/index.htm%20copy

Figure This!!!
http://www.figurethis.org/

WHAT TIME IS IT?
http://www.timeanddate.com/

The Mathematical Atlas
http://www.math-atlas.org/

Middle School Math Forum
http://mathforum.org/students/middle/

Mega Math
http://www.c3.lanl.gov/mega-math/

History of Mathematics
http://aleph0.clarku.edu/~djoyce/mathhist/mathhist.html

A + Math
http://www.aplusmath.com/

Ed Helper
http://www.edhelper.com/

Web Math
http://www.webmath.com/

AAA Math
http://www.aaamath.com/

The World of Math
http://www.math.com/

Brain Teasers
http://www.eduplace.com/math/brain/

Math Baseball
http://www.funbrain.com/math/index.html

Dare to Be Square
http://www.funbrain.com/sqr/index.html

Math Car Racing
http://www.funbrain.com/osa/index.html

Number Cracker
http://www.funbrain.com/cracker/index.html

One False Move
http://www.funbrain.com/ofm/index.html

Line Graphs
http://socrates.bmcc.cuny.edu/cpe/line1.html

Bar Graphs
http://socrates.bmcc.cuny.edu/cpe/bars.html

Circle Graphs
http://socrates.bmcc.cuny.edu/cpe/pie.html

Basic Graphing
http://www.venturaes.com/

Census At School
http://www19.statcan.ca/02/02_015_e.htm

Create A Graph
http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/createagraph/

The Math Forum Library

has subcategories by grade level and a Middle School Teachers Place.

http://mathforum.org/library/levels/middle/

Middleweb Math Resources
http://www.middleweb.com/CurrMath.html

Eisenhower National Clearinghouse

Math Topics listed by category with links to lesson plans and classroom activities.

http://www.enc.org/features/lessonplans/math/

The National Science Digital Library

Offers many middle school resources in science, math and technology.

http://nsdl.org/

ThinkQuest: Math
http://thinkquest.org/library/cat_show.html?cat_id=9

Kids Net
http://www.kids.net.au/kidscategories/Kids_and_Teens/School_Time/Math/Statistics

Music

The Machine's Got Rhythm
http://server.plymouthschools.us/hsf/LibraryMedia/MusicNews1.html

Room 108
http://www.netrover.com/~kingskid/dinsing.html

PBS Kids
http://pbskids.org/music/index.html

Music Banquet

Takes you on a tour of classical music composers, from the 1400's to present.

http://www.dsokids.com/listen/composerlist.aspx?

Music Acoustics

Is presented by the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. Click on instruments from around the world to learn about decibels, the sound spectrum and harmony.

http://www.phys.unsw.edu.au/music/

Arts Alive

All about the orchestra. Learn about the instruments and the musicians who play them.

http://www.artsalive.ca/en/mus/nacorchestra/index.html

Essentials of Music

has an overview of music history, composer biographies and a glossary with definitions of musical terms.

http://www.ariama.com/

Popular Songs in American History

Listen to midi files and read lyrics of songs listed by era/events.

http://www.contemplator.com/america/

The Story of America in Music
http://www.americaslibrary.gov/

ThinkQuest: Arts & Entertainment
http://thinkquest.org/library/cat_show.html?cat_id=1

Instrument Encyclopedia
http://www.si.umich.edu/chico/instrument/

Music Games Online
www.ababasoft.com/music/music01.html

Music Puzzles
http://library.thinkquest.org/15413/games/games.htm

Gamequarium: Music
http://www.gamequarium.com/music.htm

Interactive Classics
http://www.interactiveclassics.com/play_musicgames.htm

Sounds Amazing
http://www.acoustics.salford.ac.uk/schools/

Science
Web Weather for Kids
http://eo.ucar.edu/webweather/

Environmental Education
http://dnr.wi.gov/newurl.html

How Stuff Works
http://science.howstuffworks.com/

Medline Encyclopedia
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/encyclopedia.html

Eisenhower National Clearinghouse
http://www.enc.org/features/lessonplans/science/

Volcano World
http://volcano.und.nodak.edu/vw.html

Volcanoes
http://www.eagle.ca/~matink/themes/Physphen/volcano.html

Volcanoes: Think Quest
http://www.thinkquest.org/library/cat_show.html?cat_id=226

Volcano Web Quest
http://www.glencoe.com/sec/science/webquest/content/volcanoes.shtml

Chemical Elements
http://www.chemicalelements.com/index.html

MSA Mineral Games
http://sciencespot.net/Pages/kdzethsci3.html

Mineral Matters
http://www.sdnhm.org/kids/minerals/how-to.html

Sedimentary, My Dear Watson
http://www.sdnhm.org/kids/minerals/games/true-false/index.html

Our Solar System
http://seds.lpl.arizona.edu/billa/tnp/

CHEMISTRY: THE PERIODIC TABLE
http://www.chem4kids.com/files/elem_intro.html

THE ENERGY KID'S PAGE
http://www.eia.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=periodic_table

Body Systems
http://www.kidinfo.com/Health/Human_Body.html

The Virtual Body
http://globalinc.prod.ehc.com/error-pages/error.dot?ep_originatingHost=medtropolis.com&ep_errorCode=404

Find a Scientist
http://www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk/~history/BiogIndex.html

Educational Hotlists
http://www.fi.edu/learn/hotlists/index.php

Science News
http://www.sciencenews.org

New York Times
http://www.nytimes.com/

http://www.blupete.com/Literature/Biographies/Science/Scients.htm

http://www.mos.org/cst/

http://www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk/~history/BiogIndex.html

Social Studies

The United States - Interactive Map
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/states_experiment_drag-drop_Intermed_State15s_500.html

World Cultures and Geography: Eastern
http://classzone.com/books/wc_eastern05/page_build.cfm?id=act_tech_ch1&u=1

World Geography - Interactive Maps
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/Geography.htm

World Atlas
http://www.worldatlas.com/geoquiz/thelist.htm

World Geography
http://www.geographic.org/

World Fact Book
https://www.cia.gov/redirects/factbookredirect.html

Terra Server-USA
http://terraserver-usa.com/

Geographic.org
http://www.geographic.org/

ThinkQuest: Geography
http://thinkquest.org/library/cat_show.html?cat_id=10

Latin World
http://www.latinworld.com/

Mystery of the Maya
http://www.civilization.ca/cmc/exhibitions/civil/maya/mminteng.shtml

Adventures in South America
http://www.fluid7.demon.co.uk/adventures/home.htm

Journey to Japan
http://www.journeythroughjapan.org/

Conquistadors
http://www.pbs.org/opb/conquistadors/home.htm

Spanish

Spanish Festivals & Holidays
http://www.tolland.k12.ct.us/tms/tmslibrary/Spanish%20Celebrations%20&%20Festivals.html

Fiestas in Spain
http://www.gospain.org/fiestas/

Fiestas & Folklore
http://www.red2000.com/spain/f-map.html

English to Spanish Dictionary
http://www.freedict.com/onldict/spa.html

South America for Visitors
http://gosouthamerica.about.com/od/culture/Culture_of_South_America.htm

Notable Hispanic Americans
http://www.factmonster.com/spot/hhmbioaz.html

Latin American Recipees
http://www.ma.iup.edu/Pueblo/latino_cultures/recipes.html

More Latin American Recipees
http://www.denverhispanic.com/related/Archivenew.htm?

Technology

Good Typing - (free online keyboarding program)

Although there are lessons you can try without filling out the free registration, you need to register with your email address to gain access to all the features here at Good Typing.

http://www.goodtyping.com/

Keyboarding Practice

Keyboarding Practice: (letters & words)

http://www.gwydir.demon.co.uk/jo/learn/typing.htm

Dance Mat Typing

A fun musical introduction to touch typing for kids seven and older. Practice is divided into twelve lessons, and led by animated characters.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/

Typing Games

There are six arcade-style typing games, thirty keyboarding lessons and thirty timed typing tests (with printable certificates.)

http://www.freetypinggame.net/

Learn2Type

The interactive exercises in this Kids Typing Tutor automatically adjust to your skill level.

http://kids.learn2type.com/

Learn about Web Hosting
http://findmyhosting.com/basic-guide-to-web-hosting/

Fashion for the 21st Century
http://twenty1f.com/

Cool or Fool? Surfing Safety
http://mediasmarts.ca/

Internet Games for Fun & Safety
http://www.wiredkids.org/wiredkids_org.html

Playing it Safe
http://www.bonus.com/specials2/racing-games.html?loc=http://www.bonus.com/contour/playing_safe/http@@/ww/bonus/playing_safe/&useragent=Mozilla/4.0+%28compatible;+MSIE+6.0;+Windows+NT+5.1;+SV1%29&refv=1&re

ThinkQuest: Technology
http://thinkquest.org/library/cat_show.html?cat_id=4

Technology Encyclopedia
http://www.techweb.com/encyclopedia/

Internet Statistics
http://www.mit.edu/people/mkgray/net/

MIT Media Lab News
http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/topic/media-lab.html

Internet Growth Charts
http://navigators.com/stats.html

2005: The Year In Technology
http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn8519

Robotics Timeline
http://www.iirobotics.com/webpages/robothistory.php

Internet Use Statistics
http://www.internetworldstats.com/stats.htm

Computer Jargon Explained
http://www.jonstorm.com/glossary/

NET LINGO
http://www.netlingo.com/

Test Sites

http://www.nonstopenglish.com/

http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hme/k_5/proofread/index.html

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/language_arts/goforgold/content_builder/dswmedia/g4c31/nadia.htm

http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/cgi-shl/quiz.pl/comma_quiz.htm

http://www.eslus.com/LESSONS/WRITING/REV1/LA1.HTM

http://www.jc-schools.net/tutorials/interactive.htm#Language%20Arts

http://www.internet4classrooms.com/skills_8th_original.htm

Web Cams

Montery Bay Aquarium
http://montereyaquarium.org/efc/cam_menu.aspx

World Languages

I Love Languages

Explore over 200 world languages

http://www.ilovelanguages.com/index.php?category=Languages%7CBy+Language

World Languages & Cultures

Includes many interesting language facts & statistics

http://www.vistawide.com/languages/languages.htm

Endangered Languages

Did you know that over 50% of the worlds languages are endangered!

http://portal.unesco.org/culture/en/ev.php-URL_ID=34325&URL_DO=DO_TOPIC&URL_SECTION=201.html

Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger of Disappearing

Click on a world map and read about the country and endangered language.

http://portal.unesco.org/ci/en/ev.php-URL_ID=18853&URL_DO=DO_TOPIC&URL_SECTION=201.html

Say Hello to the World

Learn how to say Hello to your friends in many different languages.

http://www.ipl.org/div/kidspace/hello/

Ethnologue: Languages of the World

An encyclopedic reference work cataloging all of the world’s 6,912 known living languages

www.ethnologue.com/

Glossaries by Language from Around the World
http://www.lai.com/thc/glossaries.html