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Student Quick Links
eSISDress Code
 Lego Robotics/Sherwood Technology ClubCheck student email 
 Summer Institute 
Study/Research 
Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Great online resources for writers.
OSLIS Gale Databases 
How to Study.comFree Study Guides for Different Tests
AOL @ School
This web page includes a variety of multi-media resources for students and research tools.
ReadWriteThink
A comprehensive Language Arts web page that contains more than 40 interactive writing tools.
Bartleby.com
A comprehensive web page that contains a variety of reference tools, including Gray's Human Anatomy, American Heritage Dictionary, Columbia Encyclopedia, Roget's Thesaurus and other resources.
Writing Fix
A web page that offers lessons and writing tools to both teachers and students. Includes interactice games and grammar/punctuation tips.
Spark Notes
A collection of study guides, created by Harvard students, for nearly every subject. This web page provides supplemental materials to assist with assignment and test preparation.
Word Central
An online dictionary created by Merriam-Webster Dictionary that focuses on middle school students. This web page provides the definition of more than 65,000 words and includes many context clues for words in a sentence.
UN StatisticsIPL: Internet Public Library
Library of CongressPSU Library
WWW Museums
HyperHistory
Farmer's Almanac 
Encyclopedia.com 
Amazon.comAuthors on the Web
Maps
Google Maps
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World Maps 
TerraServer-USA
TopoZone.comMaptech.com
TerraFlyUSGS.gov 
National/International News
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OPBNPR
e-Journals.orgCNET- Tech News
Seattle TimesWashington Post
USA TodayAssociated Press
The Weather Channel 
 
State of Oregon Resources
 OPB Oregon Live
Portland TribuneWillamette Week
Oregon NewspapersKATU
KGWKOIN
KPDXKPTV
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