find useful information in a hurry? Then you've come to the right place.
This section of the RGHS Library Website is dedicated to supplying you
with a variety of useful websites for a number of things. From
dictionaries, to reference information, to the college search, it's all
here. So get looking!
Quia - Check out the page created by Mrs.Dodson at quia.com.
- A useful source for things such as Multiplication
Facts, US Maps, Chemical Elements, and a News Link for a
discussion of current events. Plus it has links to
places to study foreign languages, science, social
studies, and mathematics.
Infoplease - Browse this homework center for help on
Math Help - For those of us who need a little push
in Math, this is a perfect site to improve your skills.
Great Websites for Kids - The American Library
Association's list of useful websites for children.
Odyssey Online - An online journey through ancient
Book Hive - An online guide to children's literature
Book Pals - A resource for children to hear stories
read aloud online and over the telephone.
Junk, stuff, and thingies - A website that boasts
its "silliness", and offers entertainment from games to
riddles, to coloring pages.
Kids Reads - Website that offers newsletters and
book clubs for children.
Story Place - A childrens' digital library.
Reading Planet - If kids want to find a book to read
this summer, this colorful Web site will really
encourage them to search and find one.
Teen Site - Online site just for teens. Includes
links to online magazines, lists of books
Guys Read - Getting boys to read books in the
summer-or anytime- can be a real challenge. This totally
guy-friendly site includes wonderful book selections,
and requires a Java-enabled browser.
- A free and family-friendly site that indexes and
reviews quality, credible, and current reference
Find it Virginia
- A website linked to all the libraries in Virginia.
- An online almanac, dictionary, encyclopedia, and
- Website that demonstrates how to cite books and
- A website that boasts having 10,000,000 articles not
found on other websites.
- A quick and easy citation website. Just put the book's
information in the specified places and *POOF* out pops
a perfect citation.
Virtual Online Library
Wikipedia - A free online encyclopedia. Claims to be
the only encyclopedia that anyone can edit.
Brain Boost - An academic search engine
National Geographic Magazine Online - All the
interesting information from the magazine, plus more!
Reading Rockets - This nifty database lists all the
titles recommended by Reading Rockets, a nonprofit
Jefferson Lab - This site hosts many different SOL
practice tests for Science, Math and Technology.
SOL - A site that lists tips for students and
parents about SOLs, and it has sample tests items and
Virginia SOL - Virginia Standards of Learning has
practice tests for all grades and homework help.
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Phone: (276) 928-1100 Fax: (276) 928-1988
Principal: Joe Makolandra