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Turnitin

Recognized worldwide as the standard in online plagiarism prevention, Turnitin helps educators and students take full advantage of the internet’s educational potential. Used by thousands of institutions in over eighty countries, Turnitin’s products promote originality in student work, improve student writing and research skills, encourage collaborative learning, and save valuable instructor time.

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Tutor Hunt

Connecting Private Tutors and Students

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HealthCorps

HealthCorps educates American youth about the workings and wonders of their bodies through in/after school seminars on diet, nutrition, exercise. HealthCorps empowers children to become educated consumers and to make shifts in behavior that can be measured by changes in rates of obesity and physical fitness as well as mental well-being and self esteem.

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Eric Weisstein’s World of Mathmatics

The web’s most extensive mathematics resource.

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High School Ace

Homework Help – Subject Guides – Reference Tools – College Prep Resources

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Internet Public Library

The Internet Public Library is the first public library of and for the Internet community.

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MathNerds

MathNerds provides free, discovery-based, mathematical guidance via an international, volunteer network of mathematicians.

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MadSci Network

The MadSci Network is an interactive science teaching and community outreach tool, staffed and maintained by volunteer scientists and engineers from around the world.

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American Memory

American Memory is a gateway to rich primary source materials relating to the history and culture of the United States . The site offers more than 7 million digital items from more than 100 historical collections.

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The Math Forum

The Math Forum is a leading center for mathematics on the Internet. The Math Forum’s mission is to provide resources, materials, and activities that enrich and support teaching and learning in an increasingly technological world.

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DiscoverySchool.com

DiscoverySchool.com is dedicated to making teaching and learning an exciting, rewarding adventure for students, teachers, and parents. They provide innovative teaching materials for teachers, useful and enjoyable resources for students, and smart advice for parents about how to help their kids enjoy learning and excel in school.

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HowStuffWorks

Millions of people have described HowStuffWorks content as reliable, accurate and entertaining. Originally founded as a Web site for curious people, the award-winning company now offers clear and fascinating content to millions of readers every month.

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Math.com

Math.com is dedicated to providing revolutionary ways for students to learn math by offering a unique experience that quickly guides them to the solutions they need in the subject areas they want.

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The White House

The official site of the United States of America ’s President and Vice-President.

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Atlapedia

Atlapedia Online contains full color physical maps, political maps as well as key facts and statistics on countries of the world.

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The Nine Planets

The Nine Planets is an overview of the history, mythology, and current scientific knowledge of each of the planets and moons in our solar system. Each page has text and images, some have sounds and movies, most provide references to additional related information.

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Scientific American

Scientific American, the oldest continuously published magazine in America , has been bringing its readers unique insights about developments in science and technology for more than 150 years.

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Encyclopedia.com

Encyclopedia.com, the Internet’s premiere free encyclopedia, provides users with more than 57,000 frequently updated articles from the Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. Each article is enhanced with links to newspaper and magazine articles as well as pictures and maps.

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CRAYON

CRAYON is a tool for managing news sources on the Internet with links to hundreds of periodicals around the world.

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NationalGeographic.comKids

Need to know how much hippos eat, what explorers Lewis and Clark packed in their first-aid kit, where Giza is, or how fireworks work? NationalGeographic.comKids is the right place. Includes their most fact-filled features, perfect for reports, presentations, homework—or your curiosity.

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S.O.S. MATHematics

S.O.S. MATHematics is a resource for math review material from Algebra to Differential Equations! Browse more than 2,500 Math pages filled with short and easy-to-understand explanations – from simplifying fractions to the cubic formula, from the quadratic equation to Fourier series, from the sine function to systems of differential equations – this is the one stop site for your math needs.

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CIA

The CIA provides the nation with accurate, comprehensive, and timely information on a variety of subjects. The World Factbook, published annually by the CIA, is a great resource for information on foreign countries, including their leaders.

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Decades.com

Decades.com is a private venture, dedicated to making history easily accessible, enriching history by filling the vacuum in which it is typically found, and making history more personal to their visitors by relating it to your own areas of interest

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PinkMonkey.com

PinkMonkey.com is a study resource for junior high, high school, college students, teachers and home schooling parents offering the world’s largest library of Literature Summaries, with 372 booknotes/chapter summaries/study notes online currently, and much more.

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United States Senate

The official site of the United States Senate–the living symbol of the union of states.

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Purple Math

Purple Math is a great resource for teachers and students. It offers a host of lessons on topics ranging from beginning to advanced algebra as well as problem solving.

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sodaplay

sodaplay–a site for building animated models, winner of the 2001 Interactive Arts BAFTA Award. There are no set goals, instead, the user makes their own as they experiment and create.

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Smithsonian

Art and culture, history and travel, science and nature–explore all the Smithsonian has to offer–from interactive Idealabs to homework help, you’ll find it here.

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Timeless Hemingway

Founded by Josh Silverstein in September of 1998, Timeless Hemingway has grown to become one of the premiere web sites pertaining to the life and works of Ernest Hemingway.

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United States Department of Education

The official site of the United States Department of Education features a wealth of information for students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

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Dictionary.com

Dictionary.com is a multi-source dictionary search service produced by Lexico Publishing Group, LLC, a leading provider of language reference products and services on the Internet.

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StudentQuestions.com

StudentQuestions.com is a free homework help site where students can post questions and have tutors (other students that signed up) help them.

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ChemicalElements.com

ChemicalElements.com, an online, interactive periodic table of the elements, was actually started in 1996 as an 8th grade science project.

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NASA

NASA, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, was established in 1958 and remains a leading force in scientific research and in stimulating public interest in aerospace exploration, as well as science and technology in general.

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The Vatican

The Vatican, home of the Roman Catholic Church.

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NationMaster.com

NationMaster.com is a massive central data source and a handy way to graphically compare nations. It contains a vast compilation of data from such sources as the CIA World Factbook, United Nations, World Health Organization, World Bank, World Resources Institute, UNESCO, UNICEF and OECD.

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FBI Youth

The Federal Bureau of Investigation’s mission states they will, “protect and defend the United States against terrorist and foreign intelligence threats and to enforce the criminal laws of the United States .” The FBI Youth site was developed specifically for grades 6-12 to help young adults to learn about the FBI and the work it does.

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WebElements

WebElements is a multimedia site developed by Dr. Mark Winter, University of Sheffield , England that offers students, teachers, and professional scientists chemistry information relating to the periodic table.

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Refdesk

Refdesk is free and family friendly. The site is the single best source for facts on the Net; a one-stop site for all things Internet: news, weather, sports, reference, encyclopedia, facts on file, dictionaries and encyclopedias, tutorials, search engines, Windows Operating Systems Resources, free stuff, games and much more.

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Calculator.com

Calculator.com is the leading online calculator portal with calculators spanning over 120 categories and sub-categories.

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The College Board

The College Board is a not-for-profit membership association whose mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity. Each year, the College Board serves over three million students and their parents through major programs and services in college admissions, guidance, assessment, financial aid, enrollment, and teaching and learning.

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US Census Bureau

The US Census Bureau serves as the leading source of quality data about the nation’s people and the economy.

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Book Report Network

The Book Report Network provides thoughtful book reviews, in-depth author profiles and interviews, excerpts of the hottest new releases, literary games and contests–and even has special sites targeted to kids and teens.

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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum is America ’s national institution for the documentation, study, and interpretation of Holocaust history, and serves as this country’s memorial to the millions of people murdered during the Holocaust. The Holocaust was the state-sponsored, systematic persecution and annihilation of European Jewry by Nazi Germany and its collaborators between 1933 and 1945. Jews were the primary victims – six million were murdered; Gypsies, the handicapped and Poles were also targeted for destruction or decimation for racial, ethnic, or national reasons.

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Scitoys.com

Scitoys.com contains helps and hints to make science toys at home with common household materials, often in only a few minutes, that demonstrate fascinating scientific principles.