Student Resources


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Columbus Metropolitan Library

Homework Help Centers -  Students have access to library staff, helpful volunteers, computers and school supplies. They offer daily homework help for school assignments. Students in grades K-12 are welcome to use the homework centers with no registration or appointment. Libraries are open to students for homework help three hours after school Monday through Thursday and vary by branch. Visit columbuslibrary.org for branch hours. The branches containing the centers are Driving Park, Franklinton, Gahanna, Hilltop, Karl Road, Linden, Livingston, Main Library, Martin Luther King, Northern Lights, Northside, Parsons, Reynoldburg, Shepard, South High, Southeast, Whetstone and Whitehall.

Also try:

tryscience.org    You and your student can find fun, safe experiments that illustrate scientific principles.

planetforward.org    Students can view videos, uploaded by users worldwide about climate change, alternative energy and ways to reduce carbon footprints.

www.columbusparent.com  Lots of helpful information for parents

astroventure.arc.nasa.gov     Build your own planet

www.bioworksu.com   Fun, educational ways to explore biotechnology careers

www.travelohio.com    Learn what is happening throughout Ohio. Travel and sight seeing ideas!

www.YouthRules.dol.gov   Learn about labor laws for teens.

hippocampus.org    This site offers help on 10 high school subjects.

intmath.com  a great resource for high school math.

sosmath.com  This site for grades 9 and up teaches math concepts by example.

grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/index.htm  This site concentrates on the mechanics of writing