Bishop Canevin High School

Resource Links


GENERAL REFERENCES

A+ Research and Writing

Outlines the step-by-step process of writing a research paper.

The Learning Network Blog

Provides teaching and learning materials and ideas based on New York Times content. (American History, Civics, Current Events, Economics, Fine Arts, Geography, Global History, Health, Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Academic Skills)

RefDesk

Indexes and review quality, credible, and current web-based resources.

Library of Congress

Includes resources on literature, history, the arts, and geography.

Think Quest

Over 7000 Websites created by students across the world who have participated in the ThinkQuest Competition.

Learner.org

Classroom resources across the curriculum

PBS.org

The latest in Current Events, History, Politics, Business and the American Experience

Learning Strategies Database

Study Skills, College Writing and Test-Taking Strategies on a variety of subject areas

Academic Support & Study Skill Guides

Study Skills on a variety of topics

 

ART & LITERATURE

A+ Research and Writing

Outlines the step-by-step process of writing a research paper.

Portitude.org

The Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)

Includes information on the writing process, APA and MLA formatting, and avoiding plagiarism.

Turn-It-In

Originality evaluation writing check and feedback

 

HEALTH & FITNESS

World Health Report

Features an expert assessment of global health, including statistics relating to all countries of the UN.

My Pyramid

From the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Information on Nutrition, Dietary & Haelthy Eating Habits

The President's Fitness Council

The President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition

 

MATHEMATICS

The Math League

Specializes in Math Contests and Challenges

Algebra Lab

An online learning environment on topics & skills from ALL High School Mathematics.

Ask Dr. Math

Math questions and answers in Algebra, Geometry, Statistics, Trigonometry, Calculus, Physics and Chemistry

Fun Math Sites

Puzzles.com

Logic Puzzles

The Why Files?

The Science Behind the News

 

SCIENCE

Science House

Science experiments from Science Educator Advisor.

Science Daily

Your source for the latest research news.

Hyperphysics

Hyperphysics at Georgia State University

Mad Science Network

A collective cranium of scientists providing answers to your questions

Junior Engineering Technical Society

Provides competitions and develops career resources highlighting the value & intriguing work of engineers

How Stuff Works

From Discovery Communications. Info from car engines to search engines, cell phones to stem cells, and thousands of other subjects

How to Read a Science Textbook

The Why Files?

The Science Behind the News

Get Body Smart

Online textbook for Human Anatomy and Physiology

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

National Geographic Magazine

Current global, environmental, and economic stories, events & studies.

Digital History

An interactive, multimedia history of the United States from the Revolution to the present.

CIA: The World Fact Book

Provides information on categories such as history, government, economy and geography for 266 countries.

American Psychological Association

WORLD LANGUAGES

Spanish Dictionary

French Dictionary

Chinese Dictionary

Hello-Han

Learn the Chinese Language

 

THEOLOGY & PHILOSOPHY

The Papal Encyclicals

All of the Papal Encyclicals Online

 

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