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Culture: African-American | Native American | Asian-American | Hispanic-American

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Biography.com
www.biography.com
BJ Pinchbeck's Homework Helper
www.bjpinchbeck.com
I'm BJ. but my friends call me Beege. I turned 17 on March 16th. My site contains over 700 links to sites that will help you with your homework.
Fact Monster
www.factmonster.com
FCAT Explorer
www.fcatexplorer.org
Homework Helper
www.refdesk.com/homework.html
Homework help for grades 1 through college. Also contains helpful homework links.
Homework Spot
www.homeworkspot.com
HomeworkSpot.com is a free homework information portal that features the very best K-12 homework-related sites together with engaging editorial in one high-utility, educational spot.
How Stuff Works
www.howstuffworks.com
Internet Public Library: Kid Space
www.ipl.org/div/kidspace
KidInfo
www.kidinfo.com
Kids Click!
sunsite.berkeley.edu/KidsClick!
KidsHub.org
kidshub.org
Merriam-Webster's Word Central
www.wordcentral.com
National Geographic Homework Help
kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/
NoodleTools
www.noodletools.com
Free resource to create citations in MLA or APA format. A great help for research papers!
World Almanac for Kids Online
www.worldalmanacforkids.com

Mathematics

A+ Math
www.aplusmath.com
Ask Dr. Math!
mathforum.org/dr.math
Interactive Education Games
math-and-reading-help-for-kids.org/kids_games/index.html
Fun and educational games for kids!
Math.com — World of Math Online
www.math.com
Math.com is dedicated to providing revolutionary ways for students, parents, teachers, and everyone to learn math.
Math Cats
www.mathcats.com
Math Dictionary for Kids
www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com
Math Goodies
www.mathgoodies.com
This site has over 500 pages of activities for students, educators and parents.
Word Problems for Kids
www.kidzone.ws/math/wordproblems.htm

General Science

Building Big
www.pbs.org/wgbh/buildingbig/
Explore large structures and what it takes to build them with BUILDING BIG™, a five-part PBS television series and Web site from WGBH Boston.
Discovery Kids
kids.discovery.com
The Exploratorium
www.exploratorium.edu
Fun Brain
www.funbrain.com
How Stuff Works
www.howstuffworks.com
Learn how a variety of things work!
InventorEd: Kid’s Inventor Resources
www.inventored.org/k-12
Magic School Bus
www.scholastic.com/magicschoolbus
Online Conversions
www.asknumbers.com
Convert all sorts of measurements with this resource, including such things as weight, currency and even radiation.
Science Answers from the Library of Congress
www.loc.gov/rr/scitech/mysteries
Science Fair Project Resource Guide
www.ipl.org/div/projectguide/
Science News for Kids
www.sciencenewsforkids.org

Astronomy

The Exploratorium Observatory
www.exploratorium.edu/observatory
Exploring Planets in the Classroom
www.spacegrant.hawaii.edu/class_acts
FotoSearch.com > Galaxy
www.fotosearch.com/photos-images/galaxy.html
Fotosearch has a massive collection of astronomy images of galaxies, planets, stars, NASA, and much more. The online equivalent of a massive digital image library, Fotosearch offers the opportunity to view world-class photography and art free of charge.
KidsAstronomy.com
www.kidsastronomy.com
NASA Kids
kids.msfc.nasa.gov
Views of the Solar System
www.solarviews.com

Biology and Earth Science

Animal Diversity Web
animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site
Biology4Kids.com
www.biology4kids.com
Biomes and Ecosystems with the Missouri Botanical Garden
mbgnet.mobot.org
ENature: Online Field Guide
www.enature.com/fieldguides
FEMA for Kids
www.fema.gov/kids
Kids Health
kidshealth.org/kid
Smithsonian’s National Zoo
nationalzoo.si.edu/Audiences/kids
US Geological Survey: Explorers
www.usgs.gov/
Weather Watch
teacher.scholastic.com/activities/wwatch/#
Web Weather for Kids
eo.ucar.edu/webweather/

Chemistry

Chemistry logo

Dinosaurs

Prehistoric Life
www.bbc.co.uk/sn/prehistoric_life
Dino Directory
internt.nhm.ac.uk/jdsml/nature-online/dino-directory
Discovering Dinosaurs
search.eb.com/dinosaurs/dinosaurs/grid.html

Notable Scientists

The Top 10 African American Inventors
teacher.scholastic.com/activities/bhistory/inventors/index.htm
The Faces of Science: African Americans in the Sciences
webfiles.uci.edu/mcbrown/display/faces.html
Biographies of African American men and women who have contributed to the advancement of science and engineering.
Famous Women Inventors
inventors.about.com/od/womeninventors
Hispanic Inventors
inventors.about.com/od/hispanicinventors
Women of NASA
women.nasa.gov/

History

BBC's History for Kids
www.bbc.co.uk/history/forkids/
History for Kids
www.historyforkids.org
HyperHistory Timeline
www.hyperhistory.com/online_n2/History_n2/a.html
What Happened This Day in History
www.historychannel.com/thisday

Geography

Climate Zone
www.climate-zone.com
Infoplease Atlas
www.factmonster.com/atlas
National Geographic.com Kids
www.nationalgeographic.com/kids/index.html
National Geographic's Maps
maps.nationalgeographic.com/maps
United States Geological Survey (USGS) Map Database
ngmdb.usgs.gov

World Geography

CIA World Fact Book
www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html
InfoPlease Countries
www.infoplease.com/countries.html
Library of Congress: Country Studies
lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/csquery.html
United Nations Cyberschoolbus
cyberschoolbus.un.org
Virtualtourist.com
www.virtualtourist.com

United States Geography

50 States and Capitals
50 States and Capitals
Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids
bensguide.gpo.gov
Fact Finder, U.S. Census Bureau
factfinder2.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/index.xhtml
Firstgov.com for Kids
www.kids.gov/k_geography.htm
Library of Congress: America's Story
www.americaslibrary.gov/cgi-bin/page.cgi
National Park Service Webrangers
www.nps.gov/webrangers
Roadside America - Guide to Uniquely Odd Tourist Attractions
www.roadsideamerica.com
Smithsonian for Kids
www.smithsonian.org/kids
The White House
www.enchantedlearning.com/history/us/monuments/whitehouse/

Florida

Exploring Florida - Early Native Americans
fcit.usf.edu/florida/websites/links001.htm
Florida Department of Environmental Protection
www.dep.state.fl.us/secretary/kids/default.htm
Florida Kids
dhr.dos.state.fl.us/kids
Florida Symbols
dhr.dos.state.fl.us/kids/symbols.cfm
Meet the Governor
www.flheritage.com/kids/governors.cfm
Online Sunshine- State Legislature for Kids
www.leg.state.fl.us/kids
State of Florida.com for Kids
www.stateofflorida.com/Portal/DesktopDefault.aspx?tabid=44

Jacksonville - Local History & Culture

Jacksonville Museum of Contemporary Art (JMOCA)
www.mocajacksonville.org
Jacksonville Suns Kid's Events
www.sunsbaseball.com/gameday/southpaw/events.shtml
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens
www.jaxzoo.org
Museum of Science and History (MOSH)
www.themosh.org/Home.html
Timicuan Ecological & Historical Preserve
www.nps.gov/timu
Tree Hill Nature Center
www.treehill.org

Women in History

History Channel's Women's History Month
www.historychannel.com/exhibits/womenhist
Time for Kids- Women's History Month
www.timeforkids.com/minisite/womens-history-month
Women Who Changed History
teacher.scholastic.com/activities/women/index.htm

African-American

African American World for Kids PBS
pbskids.org/aaworld
Britannica Guide to Black History
search.eb.com/blackhistory
Martin Luther King, Jr.
seattletimes.nwsource.com/mlk
Prominent African Americans
www.aawc.com/paa.html
Slave Stories
www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/nof/slavery

Native American

Encyclopedia of American Indians
www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/405873/American-Indian
Native American Cultures
www.history.com/topics/native-american-cultures
Seminole Tribe of Florida
www.seminoletribe.com
Native American Nations
www.kidinfo.com/American_History/Native_Americans.html
Information about a variety of Native American tribes.

Asian-American

Ask Asia
www.askasia.org
Asian Pacific American Heritage
teacher.scholastic.com/activities/asian-american
Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
www.infoplease.com/spot/asianhistory1.html

Hispanic American

Adventures in South America
www.fluid7.demon.co.uk/adventures/home.htm
Brooklyn Expedition: Latin America
www.brooklynexpedition.org/latin/Default.htm
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage
teacher.scholastic.com/activities/hispanic/index.htm
Hispanic Heritage Month
www.factmonster.com/spot/hhm1.html