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Enchanted Learning
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/Home.html
For grade school kids, educational web sites and games which are designed to capture the imagination while maximizing creativity, learning, and enjoyment.

LibrarySpot.com
http://www.libraryspot.com/
A free virtual library resource center for educators and students, librarians and their patrons, families, businesses and just about anyone exploring the Web for valuable research information. Brings the best library and reference sites together with insightful editorial in one user-friendly spot. The sites featured here have been hand-selected and reviewed by the editorial team for exceptional quality, content and utility.

Grammar and Writing
http://ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/index.htm
http://ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/textonly.htm
The Guide to Grammar and Writing. Text-Only

Academy of Achievement
http://www.achievement.org/
This interactive museum of living history brings you face to face with the extraordinary individuals who have shaped the twentieth century. An amazing collection of people and ideas that fill you with inspiration, encouragement, and the will to achieve. You control the presentation by selecting a field of achievement or a quality essential for success. Meet the leaders, discoverers and creators who shape the world in which we live. From them you will learn the secrets to achieve more than you ever dreamed possible.

A+ Math
http://www.aplusmath.com/
Site was developed to help students improve their math skills interactively.

Homework Helper
http://school.discovery.com/
B.J. .ssihbeck�s Homework Helper - 695 terrific links to educational sites on the Internet.

Study Web
http://www.studyweb.com/
A place for anyone doing research to find the information they need as easily as possible. The categories are sorted according to the approximate appropriate grade level. Should allow most users to narrow in on a topic for a report, find background material for a story, begin research for a paper or just.ssirease their knowledge of a particular topic.

WordNet
http://www.vancouver-webpages.com/wordnet/
WordNet is an online dictionary that you can explore in different directions, finding words that mean the same, are more general, more specific - as well as getting a brief description.

Casey's Snow Day Reverse Dictionary (and Guru)
http://www.c3.lanl.gov/revdict/
The reverse dictionary is meant to be a proof of concept and used more for entertainment and amusement.

UCSD Webster Gateway
http://work.ucsd.edu:5141/cgi-bin/http_webster?
This hypertext Webster interface provides a point-and-click client interface (for non-linemode browsers) for accessing various dictionary services on the Internet (also links to other online dictionaries).

Academic Tips
http://www.academictips.org/
Tips and tricks to help you manage your time, take better notes, study more effectively, improve memory, take tests and handle school stress. Job search tips.

National Atlas
http://www.nationalatlas.gov/
The National Atlas of the United States is intended to provide a comprehensive, map-like view into the enormous wealth of data collected by the Federal Government. It delivers authoritative views of scientific, societal, and historical information.

The Acronym Finder
http://www.acronymfinder.com/
The web's most comprehensive database of acronyms, abbreviations, and initialisms. 188,000+ definitions!

Essay Edge
http://www.essayedge.com/
An application essay editing company - "college" admissions essays and business school, medical school, law school, and graduate school application essays.

Neuroscience for Kids
http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/neurok.html

Brain Pop
http://www.brainpop.com/
Cool edutainment about health, science and technology.

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Disclaimer
In this section of our web site we provide links that offer a variety of resources for children with cancer and their parents. Our intent in providing these links is simply to make information available. The inclusion of any website link does not imply endorsement by The Emily Dorfman Foundation for Children of the link or resource accessed through the link. You are strongly advised to thoroughly investigate all information presented and claims made of a medical or spiritual nature, and judge with common sense the validity of the information and the claims. Perhaps this goes without saying, but you should seek the advice of your (or your child's) health care provider before acting upon or relying upon any information from these links and resources.

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