NLW Teen Read-A-Thon
Week of Monday, April 5
In celebration of National Library Week we will be
having a week-long reading club. Read a book and
write a brief report on it between April 5-10 and be
entered into a raffle to win a prize. Submit reports
using this link.
Brainfuse Homework Help has extended their live tutoring hours. Live help is available in all major subject areas every day from 10:00 AM to 11:00 PM EST.
New services: Live Chess Tutoring and Live FAFSA Help.
Teen Community Service Opportunities-Here is an updated list of our community service opportunities available to North Babylon teens, 6th -12th grade only.
Teen Research Center
Britannica School Edition– Discover encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources, games, and other learning resources for Middle and High School.
Culturegrams-Provides country reports that go beyond mere facts and figures to deliver a one-of-a-kind perspective on daily life and culture.
National Archive-Resources for At-Home Learning. Resources for all levels, weekly webinars and activities.
ReadWriteThink-Provides a wide variety of study materials and interactives to help students with key literacy areas including writing, reading, arithmetic.
Smithsonian Learning Lab-The Lab is a free, interactive platform for discovering millions of authentic digital resources.
Test Prep-Websites and online resources to help students prepare for the big test or project.
Biography Reference Center-you’re looking for Andrew Jackson or Michael Phelps, this resource will provide you with in-depth information about well-known public figures.
Reading Shakespeare and having trouble understanding the language? In the middle of “Of Mice and Men” and need help interpreting the symbolism? Although they cannot replace reading a book, these resources will help to guide you through the classics!
Health Projects/Social Issues
Opposing Viewpoints-Full-text articles, audio clips, video clips, images, and interactive maps are available on a variety of topics. This resource is especially helpful when having to complete pro/con papers.
Ben’s Guide to the U.S. Government
History Reference Center-Comprehensive, full text, history reference database designed for secondary schools and undergraduate research. Features full text for 2,000 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books.
Science Experiments/Science Fair Projects
Science Online-Provides a comprehensive, curriculum-oriented overview of a broad range of scientific disciplines. Access biographies, diagrams, experiments, timelines, articles, a dictionary, and a conversion calculator.
Science Reference Center<-Access science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and more.
Additional Research Tools
Access all of the databases that the Library has to offer. Browse by subject or search by database.