Homework Help - Teens

Databases

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Credo Complete Core Collection
Credo is an easy-to-use tool for research, homework, and other reference needs. Gather background information on your topic from over one thousand full-text encyclopedias, subject handbooks, and current events resources, as well as 500,000+ images and audio files and over 1,000 videos.

EBSCO Explora: High School
Search several databases at the same time, including Health Source - Consumer Edition, MAS Ultra - School Edition, Middle Search Plus, Newspaper Source, Texas Reference Center, Topic Overviews 6-12, TOPICsearch, and Vocational and Career Collection.

Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia
General information on more than 25,000 topics.

Gale Opposing Viewpoints
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Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints
A rich resource for debaters and includes pro/con viewpoints, reference articles, interactive maps, infographics, and more. Periodical content covers current events, news and commentary, economics, environmental issues, political science, and more.

LearningExpress Library
Study for  STAAR , PSAT, SAT, ACT, and AP tests. A collection of interactive tutorials, practice tests, articles, flash cards and e-books patrons can use to improve academic skills in reading, writing, math and science as well as prepare for high-stakes exams.

MAS Complete
Articles, photos, and maps related to general current events, health and science, biographies and more, from magazines and reference books (including the Columbia Encyclopedia, the CIA World Fact Book and World Almanac & Book of Facts).

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Middle Search Plus
Provides full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines.  Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. Middle Search Plus also contains 84,774 biographies, 105,786 primary source documents, and a School Image Collection of photos, maps and flags

TOPICsearch
Information on current events, business, economics, political science, science, social sciences, technology, and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms.

Websites

HomeworkSpot.com
Find K-12 homework resources organized by subject and grade-level.

Khan Academy
Learn for free about math, art, computer programming, economics, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, finance, history, and more. Khan Academy is a nonprofit with the mission of providing a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.

MIT OCW Highlights for High School
Highlights for High School (HFHS), a companion website to MIT OpenCourseWare, provides open educational resources for high school educators and students. HFHS contains both materials created specifically for those in high school and resources collected from the MIT curriculum that can be used effectively by those in high school.

STAAR
Access released STAAR test questions. The resources on this website provide information to familiarize Texas educators and the public with the design and format of the STAAR program.