Useful Links

Reading

Lone Star Reading List– Best books in the great state of Texas!

Your Next Read– Did you love your last book? See what others suggest that you read next!

Teen Reads– What’s hot in print? Check it out here! (Psst!- They also have a monthly “grab bag” give away! )

Guys Read– Action, adventure, and some gross humor? What more could a guy want? (Girls- check it out too! There are great books on this website!)

Read-Write-Think Student Materials Page– Everything from graphic organizers to a trading card creator.

English

Free Rice– Challenge yourself to build your vocabulary and do good for those in need! The site started as a vocabulary challenge, but has added 19 subject areas to choose from including math, geography, and foreign languages!

Purdue O.W.L. (Online Writing Lab)– Have a question about grammar, citations or the Oxford comma? Purdue O.W.L. has your answer!

Bibme– Give credit where credit is due! Cite your sources, people!

http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/ – This website was developed for use by the students at a Connecticut community college. It has tons of information and practice problems in grammar, usage, and mechanics.

Social Studies

National History Day– Your History Fair headquarters!

National History Day Archives– Great place to find primary sources and the physical location of other primary sources!

Math

http://www.math.com – Mrs. Hernandez says this is a great site for her students to catch up on math skills.

http://www.khanacademy.org/ – Another favorite for Mrs. Hernandez.