FCAT Explorer - practice problems to get you ready to do your best!

http://www.fcatexplorer.com  

your username is your first initial and last name,

password should be your 8 digit birthday (May 25, 1994 would be entered as 05251994)

 

Good Reads!  Be an Eagle Reader! Find something cool to read!

http://www.goodreads.com

Check with your teacher for login information or sign up for an account!

In addition to Goodreads:Great Books for Teens: 

http://www.teenreads.com

 

IPL Teen Space

articles written to help teens solve problems, links to web sites for homework, and a place to ask questions

http://www.ipl.org/div/teen/

 

IT - Informed Teens

the Orange County Public Library System's Teen sitehttp://www.ocls.info/Children/Teen/default.asp

the Orange County Public Library System's Teen site

 

Destiny - Find the book you need at the CLMS Media Center.

A direct link to the Media Center’s Destiny book-searching engine so

students/parents know which books are readily available here:

http://destiny.ocps.net/common/welcome.jsp?site=411

there are also lots of helpful research links on this site!!!

 

Sixth Grade Glencoe Book - Online research Interactive online student edition.

This is our  Sixth Grade Glencoe Book site that has on-line study tools.

http://life.msscience.com

 

This week is National Brain Awareness Week and this month is Women’s History month.  You may find helpful information at the following website

 http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/neurok.html

 

Here is a neat link for a website for students that includes learning songs

 

Here is the Jeopardy Template

 

 Content Editor Web Part

 
This site that has AWESOME links to instructional sites for all content areas... https://sites.google.com/site/meetthegeeksii 

 

Cool website for force and motion...  http://library.thinkquest.org/CR0215468/force_and_motion.htm

Space Station

Look at what happened from 1998 until 2008. In just ten years it has grown and grown. Watch the pieces come together as they are sent up from Earth. This is the International Space Station (ISS) Assembly diagram, piece by piece. I had no idea the Space Station had grown to this size. This is really cool.....  http://i.usatoday.net/tech/graphics/iss_timeline/flash.htm

 

Here are some links with great resources for Harriet Tubman and

Undergroun Railroad... http://gardenofpraise.com/ibdtub.htm

 

http://www.pocanticohills.org/tubman/tubman.html

 

http://www.harriettubman.com

 

http://www.math.buffalo.edu/~sww/0history/hwny-tubman.html

 

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/railroad (think Jess sent this already)

 

http://www.harriettubmanbiography.com/id4.html

 

http://pathways.thinkport.org/following (Interactive)

 

http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/bhistory/underground_railroad (Interactive)

 

http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/subjects/undergroundrailroad.htm ( tons of interactive sites listed)

 

http://www.eduplace.com/kids/socsci/books/applications/imaps/maps/g5s_u6/index.html (Interactive Map)

 

http://ia.usu.edu/viewproject.php?project=ia:5397