Adaptive Computer Lab Resources

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Bit of Everything

MS Office Training – see and learn the newest software updates.

Find out more about your learning style http://www.safarix.com/  e-Textbook store

Academic Skills Builder Fast Web More Scholarship Money   Reading and English Links  – Look at contents bar on left of page

Skillswise – Improve your English and Math skills. From Elementary to High School Content – Interactive learning center

You Name it and You will Find it Here – Sites to promote academic success

Dartmouth College Academic Skills Center – QuickTime videos on learning skills.

Accessible Books and Periodicals – for Readers with Print Disabilities and guest blog post.

Learn almost anything for free – Math, English, History, Science, etc….

Knowledge engine – get definitive answers to factual queries on all subjects.

Become a better student

Great simple link for planning your day, week, month and year

GAMES GAMES – Neat site for some basic skills (Math, Eng, ESL, etc)

English Improvement

Learning Vocabulary Can Be Fun: 4 different games to learn vocabulary (word search, hangman, quiz, and match game)

Interactive Grammar Reviews: Excellent grammar exercises, terms, tips, rules, and handouts

Thesaurus for Phrases and Idioms: Find out what that phrase means

Resources for Writing and Academic Research: Grammar tips, proofreader guide, writing resources, and dictionaries

Grammar Program: Excellent Quick guide for MLA, grammar, and self-tests

Basic Reading: Reading ComprehensionWorksheets to teach and learn basic grammar,  reading, and writing

Good Basic English Skills: Information on study abroad, learning English and other languages, and many

Online Dictionary: Various dictionaries including Bible dictionary, dreams dictionary, medical dictionary, and thesaurus  other topics

Great Site for Various English Needs: Handouts and exercises on grammar, spelling,  and punctuation

Reading and Language Skills: Different articles with interesting topics especially for future teachers

Grammar: Learn and Play Language art games to help you learn grammar, spelling, and writing

Practice Writing: Resources for writing and planning lessons for future teachers

Become a Better Writer: Resources for methods of developing essay and process of writing

Online Thesaurus: Visual thesaurus with emphasis on exploration and vocabulary building

Spelling Vocabulary, Grammar, and Writing: Lessons and guides on vocabulary, grammar,

writing, and literature

Grammar Skills and Writing: Mechanics  Interactive online lessons to help improve grammar skills

English and Children’s Literature : Resources related to books for children and young adults

Writing Essays: Information on how to write an essay

English as Second Language: Links to activities, handouts, and lesson plans for ESL students

Writing Letters: Resources for writing clear and simple letter

Vocabulary Links to educational activities and exercises: Sources for Literature

Sources for Literature

Spectacular Collection:
Spectacular collection of 16,000 public-domain books, including all of Shakespeare, “Moby-Dick,” “Aesop’s Fables” and numerous religious texts.

Languages

Various Language Dictionaries Search for definition of words on-line in French, Italian, and Spanish

Writing Style Formats: APA, APSA, and MLA

APA Writing Style Covers commonly asked questions about citing electronic media Find Many Different Writing Styles Learn how to format your paper in different writing styles

Math Improvement

Printable Graph Paper: Design and print your own graph paper.

The Mathwork Site: Make your own math worksheets

Basic Math skills and concepts

Math Starting from Basic To Calculus: Reference tables, formulas, tools, and study tips for math

Fun Multiplication Game – Facts to 12: Multiplication tables, worksheets, and games

Comprehensive and Interactive Mathematical Encyclopedia:  Encyclopedia of math terms, equations, and derivation, with explanations, examples, and references.

Ask Dr. Maths:  Search for exactly what you need help on

Math Review: Math review material from Algebra to differential equations

Problem Solving Strategies for Math: Strategies and activities for solving problems

Free Math Baseball Games: Learn and practice addition, subtraction, multiplication and division

Math Games to Help Improve Your Math Skills: A good resource for improving math skills

Test Taking and Study Skills

Study Guides and Strategies : includes basic skills

Learn How to Study: Resources for studying and writing process

Educational Information: Many lesson plans and links to online educational information

Study Skills Guide: Techniques on time management, listening, note taking, and test taking

Learning Strategies for Success: Tips on college survival including learning, studying, taking tests, and managing time

Academic Skills Center:  On-line study skills improvement information

Set of Learning Skills:  Assessment tools and strategies for developing competent studying skills

Note taking, Reading Books, and Studying for Test:  Tips for studying in groups and preparing for and taking tests

Effective Study Skills:  Information on how to study and make the most of your time

Clear information on study skills: preparing to study, developing better reading and listening skills, guidelines for creating flash cards and a lot more.

Sources for Computer Improvement

Microsoft Training: Go to middle of page to browse training courses. Offers training in Word, Excel, etc.

Searching on the Internet; A basic tutorial on searching the web

Become familiar with the Mouse; Learn about different operations of a mouse

Beginning/Intermediate/Advanced Internet Users: FAQ about e-mail and internet

Anatomy

Detailed Look At Our Inner Selves A more modern, detailed look at our inner selves from the University of Iowa.

Art History

Metropolitan Museum The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s time-line of art history, form the Mal’ta culture of Asian 21,000 BC to the present.

Geography

Comprehensive map
Site for advanced users, maintained by the mapping software company ESRI Inc. of Redlands.

Play and Learn

Crossword Puzzles and Word Puzzles: Vocabulary building exercises and links

Math Baseball Games: Learn and practice addition, subtraction, multiplication and division

Fun Games: Games for all ages to learn math, vocabulary, and computer skills

Puzzles: Math, Social Studies, Science: A variety of activities for different subjects