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Links

Great Websites
One Note Student Guides
http://www.onenoteineducation.com/students

FREE clip art
Enhance any project or research paper with copyright-friendly clip art.
http://www.pics4learning.com/index.php

The New Georgia Encyclopedia
The New Georgia Encyclopedia is an authoritative source on the people, places, events, and institutions of Georgia. The site contains nearly 2,000 articles and more than 5,000 images and audio and video clips on the history, culture, and life of the state.
http://www.newgeorgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Home.jsp

GALILEO
Online research database sponsored by the State of Georgia - password required!
http://galfe1.gsu.edu/cgi-bin/homepage.cgi?style=&_id=a808e6fb-1226078558-7721&_cc=1

Awesome Library (click here)

"Awesome Library organizes the Web with 35,000 carefully reviewed resources, including the top 5 percent in education."

 

 

http://www.awesomelibrary.org/

Online dictionary

Online English dictionary

http://www.dictionary.com/

Digital Library of Georgia
The Digital Library of Georgia is a gateway to Georgia's history and culture found in digitized books, manuscripts, photographs, government documents, newspapers, maps, audio, video, and other resources.
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/?Welcome

GeorgiaInfo

The University of Georgia's Carl Vinson Institute of Government is pleased to offer GeorgiaInfo, an extensive Web online resource about Georgia.

http://georgiainfo.galileo.usg.edu/

KidsClick!
Online search engine for students by librarians.
http://www.kidsclick.org/

National Archives in Georgia
An archive of historical records from Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee.
http://www.archives.gov/southeast/exhibit/

Census Bureau

List of federal agency websites with useful information for students K-12.

https://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/index.xhtml

Outlining
Interactive outlining tool for students.  A great way to get your essays/papers organized!!
http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/student-interactives/readwritethink-notetaker-30055.html

School Library Media
A great site for exploring Library Media Skills - offers book trailers, educational games, and literacy-related resources
http://www.slimekids.com/

Online activities and games
Constitution quiz
Interactive quiz and game activities on 10 different areas regarding the U.S. Constitution.
http://www.nccs.net/constitution/

Puzzlemaker
Puzzlemaker is a puzzle generation tool for teachers, students and parents. Create and print customized word search, criss-cross, math puzzles, and more using your own word lists.
http://puzzlemaker.discoveryeducation.com/

Math Playground
Welcome to Math Playground, an action-packed site for elementary and middle school students. Practice your math skills, play a logic game and have some fun!
http://www.mathplayground.com/

TOME
TOME Society Website

2017 - 2018 Jr. Tome It List 

2017 -2018 Jr. Tome Competitions

TomeCon Information

http://www.tomesociety.org/

2017 Summer Literacy Challenge
2017 DCSS Summer Literacy Challenge

Discover how you can earn great prizes from the Douglas County Public Library and from your local school by participating in the Summer Literacy Challenge.

http://images.pcmac.org/Uploads/DouglasCounty/DouglasCounty/SubDepartments/PagesLevel1/Documents/6-12_Activities_2017.pdf