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The Homework Spot
You need it? They have it. A huge directory of homework resources by subject as well as project ideas and help with writing.

Son of Citation Machine

Need help creating a citation for your paper?  This site will help with most styles including MLA, APA, Chicago, and Turabian.

Internet Public Library Kids' Space
Search for your subject and get a list of resources chosen by librarians around the country.

Internet Public Library Teen Space
Links to topics and resources specifically of interest to teens.

Jefferson County High School Curriculum Tools

Links to various high school subject websites.  

Virginia SOL's

Standards of Learning for Virginia students.

Recommendations on books to read.



National Gallery of Art

Explore online tours and exhibitions of world famous art.


Federal legislative information on the Internet.

Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids
Choose a grade level then look around for information on how the U.S. government works.

Justice for Kids & Youth
Federal Justice Department web sites for students of all ages.

Foreign Language



Online machine translation of many languages.

Language Arts
Study guides for English literature.


United Nations
Information about the United Nations, global issues, and information about UN member countries/states.

CIA World Factbook
Facts and maps about countries of the world.

Flags of the World
Thousands of flags from around the world.

Encyclopedia of Greek Mythology
Huge resource for Greek Mythology.


American Memory
Historic photograph collections of United State's history.
Hundreds of resources about American History

The American Civil War Home Page
Civil War resources including battles, biographies, medicine and more.

Civil War
Columbia encyclopedia summary of the Civil War including causes, battles and links to detailed information.

Civil War Maps
Search for maps by location, subject or alphabetically.

Gettysburg Address
See a copy of the original Gettysburg Address writing by Abraham Lincoln and read about how it was written.

U. S. National Archives and Records
Get primary source documents for American history.

Mr. Dowling's History Passport
Links to information on counties, culture and history.


Ask Dr. Math
A question and answer service for K-12 math students and their teachers.

Math Reference Tables
Math tables, algebra formulas, and more.
The World of Math online.

Graph Paper!
Used your last sheet of graph paper? Don't worry, you can print out different kinds of graph paper here.


Kids Commonwealth
Information about Virginia's economy, political processes, the Governor, other notable people and places — not to mention a game or two that will make your fact-finding fun! You'll also find links to lots of other interesting sites, plus cool facts in history and new vocabulary, too.

Colonial Williamsburg
A resource for bios, essays, and articles on the everyday lives of extraordinary Americans. Background and research on the people and places of 18th-century Virginia.

Colonial Williamsburg
Kids Zone - Learn about people in the 18th-century.

State Fact Sheets: Virginia
US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service

Virginia Weather and Climate
University of Virginia Climatology Office

Science in Your Backyard: Virginia
US Geological Survey

Virginia Historical Society

Virginia's First People
Learn more about the people now called Virginia Indians.

Virginia Main Street Communities
National Park Service - A National Register of Historic Places Travel Itinerary

Virginia State Parks
Park Locations

Virginia is for Lovers
About Virginia

Constitution of Virginia
Virginia General Assembly Legislative Information System

Virginia's Judicial System

Virginia General Assembly

Commonwealth of Virginia
Official Web site

Virginia Memory
Library of Virginia

This Day in Virginia History
Library of Virginia


The Exploratorium Science Museum
The Exploratorium has a web site of over 15,000 web pages exploring science, art, and technology including science experiments and activities.

Science Fair Project Resource Guide
Find out how to do a science fair project and get ideas of different projects you can do.

Science News for Kids
Science news, games and information to keep you up to date on science in the news.

The Why Files
Find out the science behind the headlines.

Thousands of pages of resources on astronomy, planets, comets, astronauts and new discoveries of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

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Power Search
Children's Books Best Sellers (Book Sense)
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