Resources for Students

Elementary (K-6)   | Just for Fun | Math | Science | Reading/Writing

Secondary (6-12)   | Study Materials | Test Prep | Life Skills | College Resources | Social Media

The following is a list of resources helpful for students, parents, and teachers to help students be successful individuals both in school and moving forward into the future.

Other Resource Pages: CCESA Resource Library for Teachers | Resources for Educators

Elementary (K-6)

Just for Fun

Brain Pop logoBrainPOP
BrainPOP provides educational and interactive games, videos, and activities that help students to reflect, make connections, and engage in deeper, curiosity-driven learning.

kidsites logoKidSites provides links to a variety of websites, articles, and games for kids.

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Merriam-Webster Dictionary
Merriam-Webster Dictionary can be used to direct students to accurate and comprehensive definitions.  

pbs kids logo PBS Kids
PBS Kids is a site with fun games and videos for kids.

Time for Kids logoTime for Kids
Time for Kids provides up-to-date news articles written for kids that help kids                              improve literacy skills and engage with the world around them from a young age.


aplusmath logoAplus Math
Aplus Math provides elementary math practice through fun games, flashcards, and worksheets.

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Figure This has a variety of estimation challenges that help students develop estimation and critical thinking skills. 

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Math Baseball is an online game that helps students improve math skills while having fun. 

webmath logoWebmath
Webmath generates answers to specific math questions, as well as provides in-depth explanations of how to arrive at the answer.

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Bill Nye LogoBill Nye the Science Guy
Bill Nye's website has educational science articles for kids. 

Great Websites for Kids logoGreat Websites for Kids
Great Websites for Kids provides a variety of links to different science websites, articles, and games for kids.

kidsites logoKidSites provides links to educational science games and articles.

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Smithsonian Kids
Smithsonian Kids has fun science games and activities for students.


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TypingClub is a free, web-based program that has over 600 lessons and uses interactive programming and animated stories to teach effective typing skills. Individuals and schools can create free accounts to measure their progress, and there is also a paid option for schools.

WeHaveKids logoWe Have Kids 
We Have Kids has links to a variety of fun reading websites and games for kids.

Secondary (6-12)

Study Materials

Khan Academy LogoKhan Academy
Khan Academy provides free online education through videos and practice materials that can be used to supplement classroom learning and explore new subjects.

purdue owl logoPurdue Owl
Purdue Owl provides information on writing -- from applications to research papers -- as well as formatting and citation guidelines.

quizlet logoQuizlet
Quizlet is an easy way to review study material through flashcards, quizzes, and games. 

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Word Reference
Word Reference is a free translation site. 

Test Prep

college board logo 2College Board
The College Board provides a variety of practice materials such as online practice tests, prep books, and links to other online materials.

Khan Academy LogoKhan Academy
Khan Academy has a partnership with The College Board that uses previous scores on the SAT and PSAT to provide personalized practice for the SAT through free online test prep and practice tests.

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NAU Prep Courses
NAU provides SAT and ACT prep courses. 

ACT logoRegister for the ACT
Click above to register. 

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Register for the SAT
Click above to register.

Life Skills

TypingClub logoTypingClub 
TypingClub is a free, web-based program that has over 600 lessons and uses interactive programming and animated stories to teach effective typing skills. Individuals and schools can create free accounts to measure their progress, and there is also a paid option for schools.

monster logoMonster
Monster is a site dedicated to helping people find jobs and has articles about the job search and application process. 

monster logoHow to Write Your First Resume
This article has helpful tips for writing a resume with little to no work experience.

myfuture logomyFuture
myFuture provides information on different career paths as well as articles about looking and applying for jobs. 

purdue owl logoPurdue Owl
Purdue Owl provides tips on writing job applications that are tailored to the employer to effectively showcase your skills and experience.

College Resources

college confidential logoCollege Confidential
College Confidential provides information and forums about different colleges, the application process, and financial                              aid/scholarships.

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College Preparation Checklist
This is a checklist that helps students from elementary through high school prepare for a successful college education.

myfuture logomyFuture
myFuture provides information on colleges as well as a variety of articles about the search and application process.

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Successful Student
Successful Student provides information on colleges, degrees, and careers.

college board logo 2Tips for Writing an Effective Application Essay
This article provides tips on writing college application essays that highlight your personality and demonstrate your writing skills. 

thoughtco logoTips for Writing a Winning College Application Essay
This article gives advice on writing a college essay that helps your application stand out and illustrate who you are.

Social Media

aclogoAC Online: Student Guide to Professional Social Profiles
This article provides information on how to use social media effectively and professionally, as well as statistics about the use of social media in the hiring process.

accredited schools online logoThe Comprehensive Guide to Managing Social Profiles
This article describes how social media affects the hiring process and details what to do and what not to do on social media in order to be successful.

summit logoHow Social Media can Affect the Hiring Process
This article describes the advantages and disadvantages that social media can provide in the hiring process.

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Lesson Plan: A Student's Guide to Using Social Media Safely
This lesson plan can be used to teach students how social media can be used safely and effectively.