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Grolier Online Encyclopdia
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This searchable collection of reference books, poetry, fiction, and nonfiction allows young researchers to find just what they need.
The Charlotte & Mecklenburg County (N.C.) Public Library created this children's book review site. Search for reviews by author, title, genre, reading level, or number of pages.
A dictionary of English grammar.
Find information about a variety of subjects ranging from weather facts to homework help to quizzes and games.
Easily navigated site by the editors of Children's Software Review that enables users to locate links on various subjects. Search engines are also built in to the site.
Aside from the wonderful access to the dictionary, this site offers words games and a word for the day.
You can use it to write bad poetry or even good poetry. Using the three query functions described in this site, you can find words that rhyme with, almost rhyme with, or sound exactly the same as a certain target word.
Provides an easy-to-use search engine for words and the results are quite detailed. Also offers 400 different language dictionaries.
An essay can have many purposes, but the basic structure is the same no matter what. You may be writing an essay to argue for a particular point of view or to explain the steps necessary to complete a task. Steps to guide you in writing an essay.
This is designed for students grades 6–12 who want to improve their English reading, comprehension, and writing skills. Writing Den is divided into three levels of difficulty: Words, Sentences, and Paragraphs. Includes plugins.
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