Libraries and Instructional Media Services

Web Resources

AltaVista
http://www.altavista.com/

Dogpile
http://www.dogpile.com

Google
http://www.google.com

Northern Light Search
http://northernlight.com

Yahoo
http://www.yahoo.com


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CCS Recommended Resources

Jefferson Madison Regional Library
http://www.jmrl.org

University of Virginia Library- VIRGO
http://www.virginia.edu/lib/html

Library of Virginia
http://www.lva.lib.va.us and www.finditva.com

No Child Left Behind
http://www.nclb.gov/

Virginia Standards Of Learning
http://knowledge.state.va.us/welcome.htm

PVCC
http://www.pvcc.cc.va.us

American Library Association’s 700+ Great Sites
http://www.ala.org

Internet Public Library:Ready Reference
http://www.ipl.org/ref/RR/ or http://www.ipl.org

Marco Polo
http://www.marcopolo-education.org

Kathy Schrock’s Guide For Educators
http://school.discovery.com/schrockguide/

Library of Congress
http://www.loc.gov


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For Students

VDOE for Students
www.pen.k12.va.us/VDOE/ForStudents/

Yahoo Guide for Kids
http://www.yahooligans.com/

BJ Pinchbeck’s Homework Helper
http://school.discovery.com/homeworkhelp/bjpinchbeck/

Ask Jeeves
http://www.askjeeves.com/

Biography Find
http://biography.com/search/index.html

Fact Monster On-Line
http://www.factmonster.com/

LibrarySpot
http://libraryspot.com/

Links for Kids, Parents & Teachers
http://www.drtoy.com/drtoy/nettoys.html

Literature & Language Sites For Children
http://www.ala.org/parentspage/greatsites/lit.html

College Board: Connecting Students to College
http://www.collegeboard.org/

Virtual College Tours
http:// www.campustours.com/

Top 100 Family Sites
http://www.top100familysites.com/index.html

Kids Web
http://www.npac.syr.edu/textbook/kidsweb

BJ Pinchbeck’s Homework Helper
http://tristate.pgh.net/~pinch13


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For Educators

Virginia’s Community of Learning Network
http://www/virginialearning.org

American Library Association’s 700+ Great Sites
http://greatsites/index.html

Kathy Schrock’s Guide For Educators Discovery Schools
http://school.discovery.com/schrockguide/

Library of Congress
http://www.loc.gov

Blue WEB’N
http://www.kn.pacbell.com/wired/bluewebn/

AltaVista-Web Directory
http://looksmart.altavista.com

Education Week On The Web
http://edweek.org/

Teachers First
http://www.teachersfirst.org/

WebQuest Page
http://edweb.sdsu.edu/webquest/webquest.html

EduPuppy - Everything For Early Childhood Education Preschool-2
http://edupuppy.com/

Lesson Plan Search
http://lessonplansearch.com/

Lightspan
http://lightspan.com/

RHL School-Free Work Sheets & More
http://rhlschool.com/

Searchopolis Education Resource Center
http://www.searchopolis.com/

Virtual Field Trips
http://field-guides.com/

Virginia Standards Of Learning
http://knowledge.state.va.us/welcome.htm

Welcome to AskERIC
http://ericir.syr.edu/?Virtual/Lessons/

Busy Teachers’ WEB Site
http://www.ceismc.gatech.edu/busyt

Internet Public Library
http://www.ipl.org

Awesome Library for Teachers, Students and Parents
http://www.neat-schoolhouse.org/awesome.html


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General Learning

Ask Jeeves
http://www.askjeeves.com/

Bigchalk The Education Network
http://www.bigchalk.com

Biography Find
http://biography.com/search/index.html

FactMonster On-Line
http://www.factmonster.com/

Grolier Online
http://go.grolier.com/

LibrarySpot
http://libraryspot.com/

Links for Kids, Parents & Teachers
http://www.drtoy.com/drtoy/nettoys.html

Literature & Language Sites For Children
http://www.ala.org/parentspage/greatsites/lit.html

Reference Best Source for Facts On The Net
http://refdesk.com/

Argus Clearinghouse
http://www.clearinghouse.net/

College Board: 100 Years of Connecting Students to College
http://collegeboard.org/

Internet Public Library
http://www.ipl.org/

Top 100 Family Sites
http://www.top100familysites.com/index.html

Ed’s Oasis Web site
http://www/edsoasis.org

Berit’s Best Sites for Children
http://www.db.cochran.com/li_toc:theoPage.db

Kids Web
http://www.npac.syr.edu/textbook/kidsweb

Children’s Links
http://www.lishopper.com/weblife/child.htm

Kids Connect Favorite Sites
http://www.ala.org.ICONN/kcfavorites.html


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Science

eNature.com
http://enature.com/

Planetpals Earthzone
http://planetpals.com/

Science Learning Network
http://www.sln.org/

Nine Planets
http://www.valivingmuseum.org/planetarium/nineplnt/index.html

Yahoo! Science
http://www.ccs.k12.va.us/SCHOOLS/CHS/


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Math

Flashcards for Kids!
http://edu4kids.com/math/

Math.com A World Of Math Online
http://math.com/

Teacher-Pathfinder Schoolhouse
http://teacherpathfinder.org/School/school.html


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Social Studies

Africana.com Digital Bridge
http://africana.com/

Let’s Go! Around The World: Web Adventures
http://ccph.com/adventures.html

Ben’s Guide To U.S. Government for Kids
http://bensguide.gpo.gov/

Biography
http://biography.com

FirstGov Your First Click to U.S. Government
http://firstgov.gov/

History/Social Studies For K-12 Teachers
http://execpc.com/~dboals/boals.html

Internet Public Library POTUS (presidents)
http://www.ipl.org/ref/POTUS/

MapQuest
http://www.mapquest.com

Smithsonian Institute
http://www.si.edu/

Stately Knowledge, Facts About The United States
http://www.ipl.org/youth/stateknow/skhome.html

HistoryNet Where History Lives On The Web
http://thehistorynet.com/

Washington Post
http://washingtonpost.com/

WorldFactbook 2000
http://www.odci.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html


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Foreign Language

AltaVista Web Directory Results
http://looksmart.altavista.com

EduHound Espanl
http://eduhound.com/espanol/defaultEN.cfm

Parlez-Vous Francais?
http://members.yourlink.net/kappa/espanole/french.html


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Language Arts

All Reviewed Children’s Books (Carol Hurst’s Children’s Literature Site)
http://www.carolhurst.com/titles/allreviewed.html

Bartleby-Great Books Online
http://bartleby.com/

For Young Writers
http://www.inkspot.com/young/

ALA Resources for Parents, Teens & Kids
http://www.ala.org/parents/index.html


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Arts

Artcyclopedia The Fine Art Search Engine
http://www.artcyclopedia.com/

Creative Drama & Theatre Education Resource Site
http://creativedrama.com/

Music Education at DataDragon
http://datadragon.com/education/

WebMuseum
http://www.ibiblio.org/wm/


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Health

Flag House PE Central
http://pe.central.vt.edu/

Health Teacher with WebTV
http://healthteacher.com/


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Special ED

Eric Clearinghouse on Disabilities & Gifted Education
http://ericec.org/index.html

Miscellaneous

EarthCam-Webcam Network
http://www.earthcam.com/cgi-bin/search_cam.cgi?subject:SOC;file:SOC

Regards Home (Greeting Cards)
http://www.regards.com

How Stuff Works
http://howstuffworks.com/

Schools (sample home pages)
http://redwood.org/


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