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RESEARCH

Yahoo Kids
http://kids.yahoo.com/

ThinkQuest– a place to find good resources for homework and projects
http://www.thinkquest.org/library/

Kids Click
http://www.kidsclick.org/

Internet Public Library -- a place to find good websites for homework and projects
http://www.ipl.org/div/teen/

Awesome Library -- a place to find good websites
http://www.awesomelibrary.org/

New York Times Learning Network
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/

NCES Kids' Zone -- a place for fun and information
http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/index.asp

TERI -- a place for college planning
www.tericollegeplanning.org

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LIFE

Do Something! -- Rock the causes you care about
http://www.dosomething.org/

TextED -- get the scoop on healthy texting
http://www.texted.ca/app/en/

It's My Life -- a place to get information on family, school and friends
http://pbskids.org/itsmylife/

Teen health
http://kidshealth.org/teen/


Girls Health
http://www.girlshealth.gov/

Al-Anon / Alateen
http://www.al-anon.alateen.org/

The Cool Spot -- All about alcohol
http://www.thecoolspot.gov/index.asp

Check Yourself -- A place to learn about drugs and alcohol
http://www.checkyourself.org/

Teen Zeen -- A place to learn about drugs and alcohol
http://www.teenzeen.org/

Livestrong.com -- a place to learn about healthy living
http://www.livestrong.com/

TERI -- a place for college planning
www.tericollegeplanning.org

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ORGANIZE

Library Thing -- a place to find and organize books
http://www.librarything.com/

Delicious -- a place to tag, share and organize your links
http://delicious.com/

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SCIENCE

Science Channel by Discovery
http://science.discovery.com/

NOVA – a place to find science and social studies information
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/

Exploratorium – the museum of Science, Art and Human Perception
http://www.exploratorium.edu/

NASA for Students
http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/index.html

EPA Environmental Kids Club – a place to learn about the environment
http://www.epa.gov/students/

Teen health -- a place to learn about your body and health
http://kidshealth.org/teen/

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SOCIAL STUDIES

PBS
http://www.pbs.org/

Ben's Guide to U.S. Government
http://bensguide.gpo.gov/

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

The Discovery Channel History Guide
http://dsc.discovery.com/guides/history/history.html

American Museum of Natural History
http://www.amnh.org/

The Food Timeline – a place to learn about the history of food
http://www.foodtimeline.org/

BBC History – a place for history around the world
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/

Odyssey Online – a place to learn about ancient civilizations
http://carlos.emory.edu/ODYSSEY/

New York Times Learning Network
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/

NOVA – a place to find science and social studies information
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/

National Geographic Kids Page
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/

Ellis Island -- a place to get information about immigrants, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.
http://www.ellisislandrecords.org/

United Nations -- a place to learn about important issues around the world.
http://www.un.org/cyberschoolbus/

Kids.gov – a place to learn about the United States government
http://www.kids.gov/

The U.S. Mint
http://www.usmint.gov/kids/

FBI for kids
http://www.fbi.gov/fbikids.htm

CIA for kids
https://www.cia.gov/kids-page/index.html

The White House
http://www.whitehouse.gov/about/

Student Press Law Center -- a place to learn about journalism and the First Amendment
http://www.splc.org/classroomresources/homework.asp

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CREATIVITY CORNER

Download Wendy Mass's Workshop Handout

Amazing Kids! Magazine -- an online magazine written by kids
http://mag.amazing-kids.org/

SMITHTeens -- tell your life story in 6 words!
http://www.smithteens.com/


Stay Teen -- a place to see, share and create your own videos about being a teen
http://www.stayteen.org/


Merlyn's Pen -- a place to read and share creative writing
http://www.merlynspen.org/

Word Central – a place where you can have fun with words
http://www.wordcentral.com/


Teen Ink -- a online magazine produced by teens
http://teenink.com/

Do Something! -- Rock the causes you care about!
http://www.dosomething.org/

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GIRL STUFF

Pretty Tough -- a place to learn, share and meet other girl athletes
http://prettytough.com/

Girls Health
http://www.girlshealth.gov/

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BOOKS

Go to Good Books page.

Books & Authors - Wondering what to read next? Try this database. Search by title, author or even by plot details!

Use this Database 


Library Thing -- a place to find and organize books
http://www.librarything.com/


Scholastic for Kids
http://www.scholastic.com/kids/home.htm

No Flying, No Tights -- the home of manga and comics
http://www.noflyingnotights.com/

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FUN STUFF

Mr. Picassohead
http://www.mrpicassohead.com/

Don't Buy It -- a place to learn about advertising tricks
http://pbskids.org/dontbuyit/


Braille Bug – a place to learn about the American Foundation for the Blind
http://www.afb.org/braillebug/

Word Central – a place where you can have fun with words
http://www.wordcentral.com/

THUNK – a place for secret messages
http://www.thunk.com/

Do Something! -- Rock the causes you care about
http://www.dosomething.org/

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