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CHECK THESE OUT! - Student Resources

Colleges, Careers, etc.

California Community Colleges
Enrollment to Graduation and Beyond - Helpful Tools
http://californiacommunitycolleges.cccco.edu/Students.aspx

The College Board
Register for the SAT and more...
http://www.collegeboard.com
 
CSUMentor

How to plan for and apply to the California State University
https://secure.csumentor.edu/

Free Application for Federal Student Aid
(FAFSA)
http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/

Occupational Outlook Handbook
U.S. Department of Labor - Bureau of Labor Statistics
Contains information on most careers, from accountants to zoologists
http://www.bls.gov/oco/ 

University of California
Highlights the different campuses of the University of California
http://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/campuses/welcome.html


ELD (English Language Development)

International Children's Digital Library
Read books in many different languages!
http://en.childrenslibrary.org/
 
ReadWriteThink Printing Press
Use the templates to create newspapers, brochures, and flyers!
 
Kidtopia Custom Search Engine
 
myELT - Online English Language Learning
 

English

The Academy of American Poets
Excellent resource for finding poets and their poems
http://www.poets.org/ 

Internet Public Library - Literary Criticism
Contains critical and biographical websites about authors and their works
http://www.ipl.org/div/litcrit/ 

Quill.org
Interactive Writing and Grammar
http://www.quill.org/


Health

TeensHealth

Answers and advice on your health issues
http://teenshealth.org/teen/


Math

Cool Math
An amusement park of math designed for fun!
http://www.coolmath.com/


Science

National Geographic - Solar System
http://science.nationalgeographic.com/science/space/solar-system/

Solar System Exploration - Planets
https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/planets/


Social Sciences


FindLaw - U.S. Supreme Court Center

Provides resources such as Supreme Court decisions, etc.
http://supreme.lp.findlaw.com/

American President - A Reference Resource
A listing of all U.S. presidents, including biographical information and more
http://www.americanpresident.org/history/


Testing

CAASPP Practice and Training Tests
Provides access to the latest information and key resources for a variety of audiences about the upcoming CAASPP Test.
http://caaspp.org/practice-and-training/index.html