Special list of websites
 Websites for students to explore
OUTDOOR EDUCATION - How to Tie the 10 Most Useful Knots
http://www.motherearthnews.com/multimedia/image-gallery.aspx?id=113446
 
SOSE - UK History Timeline
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/interactive/timelines/british/index.shtml
Interactive.
 
SOSE, SCIENCE - Discovering Antarctica
http://www.discoveringantarctica.org.uk/
 
SOSE, SCIENCE - Climate Change 101
http://www.pewclimate.org/global-warming-basics/climate_change_101/
 
SOSE, SCIENCE - Climate information (Australia)
http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/
 
SCIENCE- The Flow of Food
http://www.intelihealth.com/IH/ihtIH/WSCHN000/23722/24311.html
 
COMPUTING - Dance Mat Typing
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/
 
COMPUTING - Font Browser
http://www.stcassociates.com/lab/fontbrowser.html
 
COMPUTING - Timeline of Computer History
http://www.computerhistory.org/timeline/
 
FOODS - Cooking secrets
http://cookingsecrets.org/
 
CRAFTS - Scrapbooking
http://crafts.kaboose.com/scrapbooking-cards.html
 
WORK STUDIES - How to Conduct a Job Interview
http://www.bnet.com/2403-13056_23-52947.html
 
MUSIC - Creative Keyboard
http://www.creativekeyboard.com/
Piano webzine.
 
HEALTH - Child and Youth Health
http://www.cyh.com/
 
LITERACY - Crosswords for Fun
http://crosswordsforfun.com.au/
 
GENERAL - Aussie Educator
 
GENERAL - My Easy TV
Watch hundreds of short programs online from a big range of TV channels.
 
GENERAL - BBC Footage Collection
 
GENERAL - THINGS TO COME - Microsoft Surface: Bill Gates with his new table top
(Video.)
 
LITERACY - English Grammar
Grammar lessons, exercises, rules.
 
LITERACY - Guide to Grammar and Writing
 
LITERACY - Guide to Grammar and Writing: Interactive Quizzes
 
LITERACY - Owl: Online Writing Lab
Handouts.
 
LITERACY - Listing of Word Lists for Most Frequently Used Words
Australian site.
 
LITERACY - Australian and American differences in spelling...
http://www.peterjerrim.com/OzUSvocabspell.html
 
SCIENCE - Incredible purple frog: new species
 
SCIENCE - Science Podcasts
 
SCIENCE - What Earth Looks Like from Space During an Eclipse
 
SCIENCE - Pollen Close Up
 
SCIENCE, SOSE - Earth Guide
"How much do we understand about the planet we call home?"
 
SCIENCE, SOSE - Climate change: A guide for the perplexed
 
SOSE, SCIENCE - Spectacular Clouds over Nebraska
 
SOSE - The Surprising Truth Behind the Construction of the Great Pyramids
 
SOSE - How Class Works
 
MATHS - Math Pages
 
MATHS - Math Resources
 
MATHS - Math Reference Tables
 
PHYS ED - Sheldon Brown's Bicycle Technical Info
 
GENERAL - Looney Tunes Kids Web
GENERAL - Homework Hub
From Scholastic.
 
SOSE - Anzac Day Websites
Categorised websites for use in learning about Anzac Day.
 
SOSE - Developed vs undeveloped world
 
SOSE - Time: 51 Things We Can Do to Save the Environment
 
SOSE - How Much Land to Power The Whole World with Solar?  
 
SOSE, ENGLISH - Australian Words
From the Australian National Dictionary Centre.
 
MATHS, SOSE - Is it better to buy or rent?
Interactive graph.
 
SCIENCE, MUSIC - The Science of Music
 
SCIENCE, COMPUTING - Sci-Tech Today [Site unavailable 7 Dec 2013]
 
COMPUTING - Microsoft Security Response Center Blog
 
COMPUTING - TypeTester
Compare fonts for the screen.
 
ART - Investigating Patterns: Symmetry and Tessellations
 
TEXTILES - Learn to Knit
 
FOODS - The Chork: A combined chopstick and fork
 
AGRICULTURE - AgView
"Agricultural search and indexing system."
 
AGRICULTURE - Garden-based Learning
 
CHILD STUDIES - ToyNfo
"The vintage toy encyclopedia."
 
GENERAL - Year Book of Australia, 2008
 
GENERAL - Wikipedia: Public Domain Image Resources
 
GENERAL - Google Maps Australia
You can type your street address in the search box.
 
LITERACY - Crossword Dictionary
 
LITERACY - Zach's Word Unscrambler
http://www.zachwordunscrambler.com/
 
LITERACY - Scrambled word and crossword solver
http://www.scrambledwordsolver.com/
 
MATHS - Mathematics Lessons
 
SOSE - Convicts to Australia
"A guide to researching your convict ancestors."
 
SOSE - Google Maps Distance Calculator

GENERAL - Key Skills
 
FOODS, SOSE - Fast Food: Ads vs Reality
 
SOSE, SCIENCE - Personal Emissions Calculator
"Use this online calculator to obtain an estimate of your personal greenhouse gas emissions or your family's greenhouse gas emissions."
 
SCIENCE - MyPhysicsLab: Physics Simulations with Java
 
SCIENCE - The Sun in 3-D
 
LITERACY - English Grammar Lessons
 
MUSIC - Lyrics Book
 
MATHS - trigonometry Calculator
 
ENGLISH - Poetry for Kids
 
SCIENCE, HEALTH - Anatomy of the Heart
Uses 3-D animation.
 
SCIENCE, HEALTH - How the Body Works
 
GENERAL - Best Free Web Reference Sites
GENERAL - Quintura
Search engine for kids, with suggested terms.
 
GENERAL - The Study Skills Guide for Students
 
GENERAL - The Link
Homeschool newspaper. See current issue and back issues.
 
GENERAL - MetaGlossary.com
"Find meaning, not just links."
 
GENERAL - US Government Official Web Portal
"Government information by topic."
 
GENERAL - KidsComJr
Easy learning games and activities.
 
GENERAL - WikiSeek
"A better way to search Wikipedia."
 
GENERAL - WiseGeek
"Clear answers to common questions."
 
GENERAL - Australia Day
 
GENERAL, MATHS - 12-sided calendar
  
MATHS - 12-sided calendar
 
SOSE - Significant Climate Anomalies and Events in 2006
 
SOSE - Zfacts
Facts and sources on current controversial topics.
 
SOSE - Doomsday Clock: the closeness of nuclear destruction
 
SOSE - Time Best Photos of the Year 2006
 
SOSE, SCIENCE - Earth from Space
  
SCIENCE - Chemical Elements
 
SCIENCE - The Science Explorer
 
SCIENCE - Scientific American
 
COMPUTING - Top Ten Mistakes in Web Design
 
COMPUTING - The Nastiest Malware Trends
 
COMPUTING - Web Monkey
 
AGRICULTURE, SCIENCE - SelecTree
"A tree selection guide."
 
AGRICULTURE - Sheep Magazine
 
AGRICULTURE - Backyard Poultry Magazine
 
AGRICULTURE - Dairy Goat Journal
http://dairygoatjournal.com/ (Link not working?)
 
AGRICULTURE - Countryside and Small Stock Journal
 
AGRICULTURE - Weekend Gardener
 
MUSIC - Atlas of Plucked Instruments
 
ART - Timeline of Art History
 
CHILD STUDIES - Expert Baby & Pregnancy Tips & Advice
 
FOODS - Ochef
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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