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Academic Search Engines

Academic Info -- Academic subject guides from colleges around the world

BASE -- academic open access resource library, maintained by Bielefeld University Library

ERIC -- Education Resource Information Center, maintained by the U.S. Department of Education

Google Scholar

Infotopia -- safe search, arranged by content areas, evaluate results, most are academic, some are not

Library of Congress --

National Archives

RefSeek -- carefully evaluate the results; some great resources but not all are "academic"

Virtual Learning Resources -- a portal site, with links recommended by teachers and professors

 

Mrs. Wren's Top Web Sites

Science Web Sites:

Public Library of Science (PLoS) seven scientific journals, open access, sponsored by Patrick O. Brown, Stanford

Sparticle - Science and Technology web site for and by teens

Understanding Science: How Science Really Works (UC Berkeley)

Understanding Evolution (UC Berkeley )

PhEt: Interactive Simulations (U of Colorado)

Earth Exploration Toolbook

EdHeads

Planting Science

Periodical Table Of Videos

Scientists of the Smithsonian

Field Research Journal (Smithsonian)

Brightstorm  (instructional videos in Biology, Chemistry, and Physics)

Chem Geeks  (for the A+ students in Chemistry!)

Deep Sky (astronomy)

Science Bob   Demonstrations, labs, and videos of science concepts

SciShow Science

World Wide Web of Waves

World of Chemistry Excellent readable information with graphics and videos on elements, periodic table, atoms and more.

YouTube Science and Math Channels (coming, stay tuned . . .

Teachers, sign up for Digital Chalkboard, an online collaborative repository sponsored by CDE, for hundreds of quality teacher resources.

Math Web Sites:

Basic Online Graphing Calculator

Brightstorm Math Videos

Common Core Resources from Khan Academy For teachers -- find lessons and resources using the CC standards map.

Khan Academy  Log in with your Facebook or Google account for free math help!

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