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General Homework Help

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SuperSites & Search Engines 

ALA's Cool Site for Kids

Kids Click! 
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Children's Books & Recommended Reading

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Caldecott Award Winners 
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BookHive

Children's Literature Web Guide

 

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Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Acronym Finder

Dictionary.com

Encyclopedia Britannica
Merriam-Webster Dictionary

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Entertainment

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Games Kids Play
Yahoo Games

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Internet Movie Database
Kids-in-Mind

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Classical Composer Biographies
Glossary of Musical Terms
Introduction to Reading Music

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Cartoon Network
The Disney Channel

Nickelodeon

TV Land

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Explorers

42Explore's Explorers Page
- Annotated lists of explorers of the Americas
Women Adventurers

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Government

Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids
Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-present

FirstGov for Kids
Presidents of the United States
United Nations

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Immigration

Angel Island

Ellis Island
Ellis Island Records

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Literature

Librarian's Index to the Internet for Literature

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Poetry.com - the largest and most comprehensive poetry site on the Internet.

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Long Island & Oyster Bay History

Raynham Hall Museum

Theodore Roosevelt Association
Townsend Society

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Maps

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American Memory Library of Congress Map Collections
Color Landform Atlas of the United States
National Atlas

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Infoplease

The Map Library - United Nations

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Earth and Moon Viewer

Earth from Space

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Mathematics

Ask Dr. Math

Biographies of Mathematicians 
Coolmath.com
Math Lessons that are Fun! Fun! Fun!
Women Mathematicians

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Mythology, Legends & Fairy Tales 

Encyclopedia Mythica
Mythweb

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Native Americans

Native Americans  

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Science

General Science
Bill Nye, the Science Guy
BrainPOP

Mad Scientist Network

Animals
Big Cats Online
Elephant Information Repository
National Audubon Society
National Geographic: Animals & Nature
Wildlife Conservation Society - includes Bronx Zoo and NY Aquarium.

Astronomy
Lunar Prospector
NASA
Return to Mars

Biography (see also Inventors)
Einstein Revealed
The Faces of Science: African American in the Sciences
NASA Astronaut Biographies

Biology
The Biology Project
Cells Alive
Human Anatomy Online

Biomes
Amazon Interactive

Explore the Fantastic Forest
What's It Like Where You Live?
The World's Biomes

Chemistry
ChemTutor

Genetics
National Human Genome Project

Inventors & Inventions
How Stuff Works
Inventors Hall of Fame
United States Patent and Trademark Office Kids Page

Physics
Ask the Expert How Things Work
PhysLink

Science Fair Projects
Successful Science Fair Projects
Your Science Fair Project

Weather
EarthWeek

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Sports

Ballparks - past, present, & future
CNN-Sports Illustrated Online
ESPN Sportszone

NCAA Online

Baseball
Major League Baseball Online

Basketball
NBA Online

Football
NFL Online

Hockey
NHL Online

Skiing and Snowboarding
Skiing and Snowboarding Index

Wrestling
WWE

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U.S. History

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Archiving Early America  - Primary source material from 18th Century America -- all displayed digitally. 
Experience Colonial Life  - Colonial Williamsburg
Old Sturbridge Village
Plimoth-On-Web

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Declaration of Independence: A History
Declaring Independence
The History Place - American Revolution


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About.com: Civil War Menu
American Civil War Homepage
Been So Long There: American Slave Narratives
- primary sources
The Civil War
The Civil War Cookbook
The Civil War for Kids
Civil War Women: Primary Sources on the Internet

The Underground Railroad
- primary sources from National Geographic

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Encyclopedia of the First World War

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America: From the Great Depression to World War II - 160,000 black-and-white and 1600 color photographs from the Farm Security Administration -- Office of War Information Collection
America in the 1930s
New Deal Network
Surviving the Dust Bowl

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The Great War
Pearl Harbor: Remembered

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African American Perspectives
- created by the Library of Congress
Black History Month Links

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World History

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Ancient Africa
At the Tomb of Tutankhamen
Aztecs/Mexicas
Collapse: Why do Civilizations Fall?
Exploring Ancient World Cultures
Maya Adventure

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Catholic Encyclopedia: Crusades
Internet Medieval Sourcebook
Medieval Technology Pages
Middle Ages
Mr. Dowling.com's Middle Ages
Vikings: The North Atlantic Saga

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Renaissance
Mr. Dowling.com's Renaissance

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