• Book Awards -Newbery, Caldecott, Sibert, Batchelder, etc. (American Library Association)


    Books for Teens (Young Adult Library Services Association)


    Wonderpedia:  Fascinating and not-too-hard-to-read articles about all sorts of interesting things like, "Why do you get a lump in your throat when you're sad?"  and other things you always wondered about.  It says that it's "CLOSED," because they no longer publish new content, but make use of what's there for as long as we still can! 


    Exploratorium Sport Science - the science behind various sports as reported by the Exploratorium Museum of San Francisco.  (www.exploratorium.edu/sport/index.html)


    Sports4Kids Playbook - playground gamesand physical activities. (www.sports4kids.org/images/stories/sports4kids%20playbook.pdf)

     Series Assistance - Find any series by title, author, subject and/or find the order of the series.  For example, you just read the 4th book in the Artemis Fowl series and want to know what to get next?  Use one of these two great tools!:
     
    Explore Curiosity:  For the inquisitive mind (Science).  Learn where gold comes from, why antibacterial soap is banned, why you should play sports, and more!  
     
    SAT Prep:  The College Board SAT practice site has practice tests, and they will help you with registration and understanding the test and its format.  They offer a place to practice the test online, but you can also download and print some paper practice tests.