Homework Help

Homework Help

Do you find yourself asking yourself more questions as you are trying to complete your homework? Stop here for Homework Help. You’ll find resources on Math, Science, Reading, and History.

Internet Search Engines for Kids

DuckDuckGo: Search Engine with Less Spam Results and Clutter

KidsClick: Web search for kids by librarians intended to guide users to good websites

One Key: A kid safe search engine in conjunction with Google.com

General Homework Help

Fact Monster|Online Almanac, Dictionary, Encyclopedia and Homework Center Lots of great information in different subjects. Also includes information help with research and studying skills, games, and more.

KidSpace @ the Internet Public Library| Here's the place to go for all your general reference needs! There are links to dictionaries, encyclopedias, almanacs, and other sites for homework help or just looking things up.

Khan Academy| Video library, practice exercises, and assessments for many topics for all ages. Includes K-12 math, science topics such as biology, chemistry and physics, and history.

Animals

National Geographic for Kids| Find games, fun activities, and lots of information about the world, its people, and its wildlife.

Discovery Kids| Explore different types of animals in an interactive way through Discovery Kids.

Health/Life

KidsHealth| Accurate, up-to-date information about growth, food and fitness, medical and surgical conditions and the latest treatments. You'll find health games, How the Body Works animations, the KidsVote health poll and tons of surprises. Special sections for parents, kids and teens.

It's My Life from PBS Kids| You can read, share, play games, take quizzes, watch videos, and more about Friends, Family, School, Body, Emotions, and Money.

Math

AAA Math| Features a comprehensive set of of interactive arithmetic lessons. For K – 8.

A+ Math| This website helps students improve their math skills interactively with games, flashcards, and math word puzzles. Try the Homework Helper to check your homework answers!

Education World| Education World presents a variety of math resources that all teachers -- math teachers and teachers who get headaches thinking about teaching math -- can use to liven up instruction. Find dozens of valuable math teaching ideas and practice worksheets.

Superkids Math Worksheets| Have you ever wondered where to find math drill worksheets? Make your own here at SuperKids for free! Simply select the type of problem, the maximum and minimum numbers to be used in the problems, then click on the button! A worksheet will be created to your specifications, ready to be printed for use.

History & Social Studies

Library of Congress for Kids| American history and culture, veteran's history: Kids can meet amazing Americans, jump back in time, explore the states, join Americans at play, watch movies and listen to songs from America's past.

Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids| Learn all about the United States' government and history. Includes sections for grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12.

The History Place| This site includes timelines of major events in U.S. and World history, information about historical topics and U.S. Presidents with photos.

The 50 States of the United States| Find a variety of state facts and other useful information!

Kids.gov| Find links to government and other kids' sites on all subjects. Choose either grades K-5 or 6-8.

Reading and Literature

NoveList K-8 Plus| A comprehensive reading resource for fiction and nonfiction. It has a fun design for younger readers.

Novelist Plus| Novelist Plus helps readers of all ages or those who help readers find fiction and non-fiction books they will enjoy. Using simple search techniques, find helpful resources such as expert reading recommendations, read-alikes, book discussion guides, thematic book lists and more.

TumbleBooks| "eBooks for eKids" Find story books, read alongs, Tumble TV, puzzles & games, and bilingual and foreign language books.

Starfall| "Where children have fun learning to read!" A free public service to teach children to read with phonics. For children at all levels, from learning the alphabet to reading on their own.

Books & Authors| "Find out what to read next. Books & Authors offers sorting by age and genre creating a booklist just for you.

Science

Science Online| Science Online provides a comprehensive overview of scientific disciplines through a variety of authoritative sources including essays, diagrams, images, biographies, experiments, and a comprehensive timeline of events. Scientific terms are hyperlinked throughout each resource providing an extensive explanation of any topic. This database is intended for students in middle school through high school.

NASA for Students | Explore and experience unique space and aeronautics content! Includes separate sections for grades K-4, 5-8, 9-12, and the NASA Kids' Club.

Science Fair Project Resource Guide| If you’ve never done a science fair project before, DON’T PANIC! The Internet Public Library’s Science Fair Project Resource Guide will help you through the whole project by guiding you to a variety of excellent web resources.

Science Net| Features information about science subjects including biology, chemistry, physics, zoology, geology, botany, paleontology, and astronomy.

DK Find Out!| Learn about dinosars, space, animals, nature, and more with this interactive website, featuring videos, games, trivia, and fun.

College Prep

College Prep

Are you stressing about the SAT or ACT? Imagining life agter high school? Try these resources for some stress relief. The Library has put together some great resources about test taking, college entrance exam practice questions, and college tips.

ACT Test Prep | View sample questions and prepare for the ACT with a practice test.

Test Taking Tips | Suggestions on staying calm and doing well on your next test.

SAT Test Prep | View sample questions and prepare for the SATwith a practice test.

Study Techniques for College | Suggestions on how to adjust to college courses and exams.

Ohio Online Colleges | Best Schools list of accredited onine colleges.

Financial Aid Guide for Online Students | Best schools guide on financial aid for online colleges

FinAid | Resources for students, parents, caregivers, and educators about financial aid, scholarships, and more.

2017 Student Guide to Online Education | A guide to online education.