Included here are
links to a range of Internet reference sites, some of which are already
contained in the left-hand menu that runs throughout this site.
Search Site :
Nine excellent search and reference sites on one page.
Look up a definition, pronunciation, etymology, spelling, or usage point
in the on-line version of Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, Tenth
Edition. A thesaurus can be queried for similar words, hypertext cross
references are available, misspellings return suggested spellings, and
there are hypertext links to illustrations. Includes links to the Word
of the Day and transcripts of the Word for the Wise radio program
This Yahoo site provides
access to Encyclopedia Britannica on
a single search basis..
Research Tools on the Net
An incredibly comprehensive collection of Web sites related to literature
& the humanities. Includes Syllabi and Other Course Materials for
Literature Courses . Compiled and maintained at the University of Pennyslvania.
(added 11/25/95, reviewed 5/26/00)
English Resource Page
Queensland site has some great English reference material relevant
to Yrs 8 - 12.
This site has a nice interface & arranges words according to
the ideas represented as in a printed Roget's. (added 5/23/96, reviewed
This is an encyclopedia on mythology, folklore, and legend. It contains
thousands of definitions of gods and goddesses, supernatural beings
and legendary creatures and monsters from all over the world.
the Classics Online
Fables Online Exhibit
to correctly acknowledge internet reference sources.
to Writing Research Papers
The Guide to Writing
Research Papers takes a comprehensive look at research techniques, proper
forms for citation based on MLA form, and much more.
Puzzles and Games
whizzbang wonderful, nonetheless some effective word-puzzles for classroom
exercises and activities or simply for you to try to improve your own