Class Assignment Links -PGHS

AGRISCIENCE WEBLINKS

EBSCO Database   (user: pgstudent   pswd: pgstudent)
  
 -  Select:  Student Reference Center: 
   -  Go to:  Science/Agriculture or other subject links

Ag Classroom

AgriScience FFA Website

Agricultural Science Fair Ideas

American Farm Bureau Federation

CA Dept. of Food & Ag

CA Farm Bureau Federation

Florida Dept of Agri & Consumer Services

Oklahoma State Ag Website Links

US Dept. of Agric

AP HONORS RESOURCES

AP World History Podcast


BIOGRAPHIES

BOOKS ONLINE (FREE)

Audible.Com

Audio Books

Library of Congress - Classic Books

Open Culture

Open Library

Planet eBook

Project Gutenberg

Read Any Book

Smashwords

BOOK REPORT IDEAS

50 Alternatives to a Book Report

150 Book Report Suggestions

“More Ideas (341 to be exact) Than You’ll Ever Use for Book Projects”

CAREER BIOGRAPHIES

Career Biography Book Resources

CAREER & COLLEGE RESOURCES

Sample Career Google Presentation

California State Universities - Info & Virtual Tours

California State Universities - Application

EGUSD College & Career (during & after high school planning, choices, financial aid, military & more!) 

Historically Black Colleges and Universities

Los Rios Community Colleges (CRC, SCC, ARC)

American River College

Consumnes River College

Folsom Lake College

Sacramento City College

University of California - Homepage

University of California - Application

University of CA - Info. & Virtual Tours

California Career Zone

Careers

Career Notes Organizer

Career Notes Outline

Career Scorecard

Kuder Career Planning System

My Next Move

NCAA Clearinghouse

Occupational Outlook Handbook (US Dept. of Labor - Bureau of Labor Statistics)

United States Military

COMMUNITY SERVICE

PGHS Community Service Prior Approval Form

Local Community Service Organizations:

Chicks in Crisis Elk Grove/Sac.

Cosumnes Community Services District

Cosumnes River Preserve 

Elk Grove Food Bank/Closet

Elk Grove/Sacramento Libraries Volunteers

Elk Grove Senior Center  

Project R.I.D.E.

Sacramento SPCA 

Sacramento Zoo Teens

Sisters Animal Sanctuary Elk Grove 

TOPS Soccer Volunteers

Volunteermatch

National Community Service Organizations:

Big Brothers, Big Sisters

Cancer Society

Make-A-Wish Foundation

Community Service Article Links:

What are different types of Community Service?
4 Big Benefits of Community Service
Benefits of Volunteering in High School & College
Benefits of Volunteering & Tips How-to Volunteer
Pros & Cons of Community Service

Pros & Cons of Community Service 2
Top 10 Reasons to Volunteer, UC San Diego website

Community Service Video Links:

6+ Benefits of Service Learning (aka Community Service)

Thumbs Up or Down Requiring Community Service

Cooper High School Community Service News Clip

Community service: Alex Danilowicz, 16 yr old

Community Service Benefits from College Student

DEBATES & SPEECHES

Eng. 9 Speech Research Notepage

Use EBSCO’s Points of View Database.
        (User: pgstudent   Pswd: pgstudent)

International Debate Education  Assoc

Middle School Debates

Pro and Con Issues

DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP

EGUSD Digital Citizenship Blog

DRUG RESEARCH LINKS

US Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Fact Sheets

Drug Free Partnership - Drug Guide

Drug Info Links

National Institute on Drug Abuse

Teen information “Mind over Matter”

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Ecstacy

Inhalant Info

Methadone

Oxycontin and Vicodin

Tobacco Information

ECONOMICS RESOURCES

360 Degrees of Financial Literacy - for Teens

Career Zone - Budgets

Economic Ed Reviews

Jumpstart Financial Smarts for Students

Junior Achievement

National Endowment for Financial Education

Shmoop Economics

The Mint for Teens

Youth Financial Literacy PPT


ELL RESOURCES

General

Talking Dictionary

Country Report Resources

Mrs.V's Sample Google Slide Presentation

Britannica Encyclopedia
CIA World Fact Book
Fact Monster - Countries
Library of Congress
National Geographic Travel
Trip Advisor

 

ENG 9 SHOOP'S RENAISSANCE RESEARCH

Research Note Page


Encylopedia.com

ENGLISH 9/HONORS 9

Animal Farm - Ebook

Animal Farm - audiobook

Animal Farm-Dictators Research

Graphic Organizer (WORD)

Venn Diagram Example


Ender's Game - Audiobook

Ender's Game - Ebook Download

Of Mice and Men - Audiobook

Of Mice and Men - Online Book
The Pearl - Audiobook

The Pearl - Ebook Download

The Pearl - Online Book

Mythology

Greek Gods

Greek Gods and Goddesses

Greek Mythology

Theoi Greek Mythology

Egyptian mythology

Myth Encyclopedia: various cultures

Norse, Celtic, Arthurian mythology 

World Mythology: Celtic, Greek, Japanese, Norse, Mayan, Roman and more...

ENGLISH 10 - LOTF

-> LOTF Research MLA Format & Notetaking Handout  

-> LOTF Research Project Handout

 

Primary Source Links

Digital - History Reference Center & Explora Secondary databases

Library of Congress

Yale WWII Primary Sources #1

Yale WWII Primary Sources #2

National WWII Museum

WWII Primary Sources links


BBC WWII 

CNN WWII Facts

Encyclopedia of the Second World War

History Channel Website

WW II Link #1

WW II Link #2

ENGLISH 10

Othello Folger’s online book (free)

Sparknotes - Othello Shakespeare & Modern translation

TKAM e-book

TKAM audiobook

ENGLISH 11/AP 11


Adventures of Huckleberry Finn - Free Download

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn - Study Resource

Catcher in the Rye - Free e-book

Death of a Salesman by A. Miller - Free online book

Great Expectations - Study Resource

How to Read Lit Like a Prof - Free PDF Book

Inherit the Wind - Free e-play

Jane Eyre - Free audiobook

Jane Eyre - Free e-book

Jane Eyre - Free e-book (PDF)

Outliers by M. Gladwell - free online book

Outliners  - Free online book

Scarlet Letter - Free e-book

The Crucible - Free e-book

The Great Gatsby - Free e-book

Great Gatsby - Free e-book Google doc pdf

Their Eyes Were Watching God - Free e-book

Their Eyes Were Watching God - Free e-book

ENG 11 AMERICAN AUTHORS

Wikipedia is not an option!
Biography.com -  Features a searchable biographical database of 25,000 famous names  

Biographical Dictionary -  Contains information on 19,000 notable people from ancient times to the present day; the dictionary is searchable by names, keywords, and date.

Bartleby -  Provides unlimited access to books and information on the Web, including 17,000 up-to-date biographical entries

Distinguished Women Past & Present -  Includes biographies of women who contributed to our culture, such as writers, educators, scientists, heads of state, politicians, civil rights crusaders, artists, entertainers, and others
 
Songfacts.com - Song lyrics, song writer/musician interviews, facts and more
 
Yale University's Musical Bios Best of the Web

ENGLISH 12/AP


PHYSICAL EDUCATION & FITNESS

Health & Fitness Apps 2016

5 Best Health & Fitness Apps for Teens Seventeen magazine 

12 Apps that Pay You to Exercise

SCIENCE 9-12 LINKS

NGSS Next Generation Science Standards 

Scientific Learning Webinars - free webinars related to learning, learning styles, and the brain. 

National High School Journal of Science

BEST SCIENCE CHANNELS of Youtube:

MinutePhysics: most popular educational channel on YouTube, second only to Khan Academy.

Robert Krampf: 1-man science academy on radioactivity, the science of credit cards, making butter, and many more interesting and entertaining topics.

Bright Storm: hundreds of video lessons in biology, chemistry, physics, math, English, test prep...simple for students who need refreshers on a science topic.

Symphony of Science: videos combine rhythm with science for enhanced learning. Check out Carl Sagan singing We Are All Connected or Morgan Freeman crooning over quantum physics (which, by the way, has over 4 million views).

Bad Astronomy: devoted to debunking myths and misconceptions about astronomy. H

New Scientist: videos and podcasts covering science, technology, space, the environment, and more. 

ReelNASA: videos showing the latest happenings at NASA and the newest developments in space exploration.

Richard Dawkins: the Oxford evolutionary biologist and others 

ScienCentral: science and technology on medical, environmental, and technological issues that affect daily life.

UCSF Memory & Aging Channel: videos about the various forms of neurodegenerative diseases. 

The Real Bill Nye the Science Guy: quality videos on a wide range of scientific principles.

NASA Television: NASA researchers, developers, staff, astronauts and equipment.

Utah Museum of Natural History: dinosaurs, rocks, and other fascinating facets of natural history.

Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture: University of Washington curates collections of natural history and cultural heritage
Animal Planet: animal kingdom with rich, engaging, high-quality entertainment, information, and enrichment.

Science Channel: outer space, new technology, earth science basics, and more.

Steve Spangler Science: quick and easy refresher on the basic principles at play.

Carl Sagan’s COSMOS:  physics and astronomy classes, these classic videos of the beloved Carl Sagan engage and educate.

Garland Science: outstanding videos and animations pertaining to cellular and molecular biology.

Nat Geo Wild: animals, their behavior, and their relationships with the surrounding ecosystems.

The Periodic Table of Videos: University of Nottingham videos about each element on the periodic table 

British Geological Survey: geology and earth sciences teachers. The British Geological Survey (BGS) 

Wildlife Conservation Society: conservation and environmentalism. 

California Academy of Sciences: massive museum featuring exhibits on natural history, astronomy, and marine sciences.

National Audubon Society: videos on migration, markings, habitat protection, and more.

Sixty Symbols: University of Nottingham demystifies the common symbols used in astronomy and physics, covering momentum, relativity, quantum mechanics, magnets, currents+more.

Climate Conference: UN’s channel dedicated to discussing global warming and other environmental issues. Great resource for debate material and current research.

VET SCIENCE

Vet Science free databases http://www.nlm.nih.gov/services/queries/veterinarymed.html

Vet videos http://www.vetvideos.com/   &  http://veterinarymedicine.dvm360.com/clinical-video

Vet.com  http://www.vet.com/index.html

PetMD.com  http://www.petmd.com/#

Vet Practice News website http://www.veterinarypracticenews.com/

UC Davis Vet Med program & resources  http://www.vetmed.ucdavis.edu/students/index.cfm

Purdue University Vet Tech resource links  http://guides.lib.purdue.edu/vettechresources

Texas A&M HS Vet Science resources http://aevm.tamu.edu/4-h-veterinary-science/high-school-curriculum-plan/

FFA Vet Science resources https://www.ffa.org/participate/cdes/veterinary-science

4-H Vet Science resources http://www.4-h.org/resource-library/curriculum/4-h-veterinary-science/

WORLD GEOGRAPHY

Religions Research Links

BBC Religions

Religion Facts

Religious Tolerance


WORLD HISTORY


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