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Title Description URL
1-Language This site is for learning English and for teachers.  There are audio English courses, games, grammar quizzes, and more for students.  There are also printable handwriting sheets, story starters for writing, food flashcards, etc.  
21st Century Problem Solving This site focuses on problem-solving in science and math.
5 Minute English This site has short easy explanations and exercises on grammar, reading, vocabulary, speaking, listening, pronunciation, writing, and more for intermediate to advanced students.  Some lessons are just explanations, while others have exercises.  There are also book recommendations.  The listening section has dialogs and pronunciation lessons has audio to listen to and repeat. 
6th grade-SAT Vocabulary Vocabulary tests for 6th grade-SAT levels.  Can make your own quiz, test common prefixes and suffixes, and take SAT practice tests.  Test options include learning definitions, reverse definitions, synonym practice, and reverse synonyms.  There are 15 units available per level.
AAA Math This site offers a wide range of interactive math lessons (K-8).
ABCya! This site was designed for children but has lots of great activities, especially at the Kindergarten level for beginning ESL.  Topics include: math, alphabet, and more.
About the USA Official site of US Embassy in Germany.  Topics include:  business, government, history, sports, holidays, travel, science and more.  Some documents are available in different languages; scroll down to bottom and click.  Also CD available.
Activities for ESL students-a4esl This site has quizzes, tests, exercises, and puzzles in English.  Also a section of bilingual quizzes in a number of languages.  Topics for English include: grammar, vocabulary, crossword puzzles, video podcasts, and more. 
Adult Learning Activities - California Distance Learning Project This site is based on news broadcasts.  Exercises are for GED and advanced ESL students with vocabulary and comprehension activities and topics such as the workplace, law and government, family, school, nature, and others. 
Adult Literacy and Technology at World Education This site is for ESL teachers regarding technology.  Reports and links to ESL technology sites.
Advanced Composition for Non-Native Speakers of English This web site is for non-native speakers of English whose TOEFL score is about 500 or more and who want to write in English for academic purposes.  The main objective of this site is to help non-native English speakers write for an English speaking academic audience which necessarily includes organization of ideas, the single greatest weakness among many non-native English speakers.
Advanced English Lessons This website has explanations and activities in grammar, vocabulary, verb tenses, conditionals, modals, gerunds, prepositions, and irregular verbs plus a reading room and listening lounge. 
Aesop's Fables This site has dozens of Aesop's fables told concisely.  You can browse by title and by moral as well as get the daily fable or a random fable.  They are short but some challenging vocab.
Algebra Homework Help Includes step-by-step written instructions, videos, quizzes, sample solutions and more for Pre-Algebra (fractions, decimals, percents, signs, equations), Algebra 1, Algebra 2, and Geometry.  Some activities are done online and other are worksheets to print and check, with step-by-step online solutions.
America's Career Infonet This site has a number of resources for students, jobseekers, and employers.  There is industry specific information and learners can build a profile with wages, skills, etc. for their state.  Videos about careers, industries, and more are available in Windows Media and Real Player formats.  There is also state labor market, high pay and fast growth information.  Significant level of literacy required.
America's Library Official Library of Congress site all about the history of America and Americans.  Topics include: biographies, periods and events, states, sports and leisure, and movies and songs. 
American Presidents This site contains a video archive and key facts for all American presidents.  There is a drop down menu of presidents on the top.
Aplus Math This site has flashcards, games and worksheets for arithmetic, decimals, fractions, and algebra. If you are looking for info on how to use an Apple computer this is a great place to start. The website contains text and video tutorials.
Applied English Grammar This site has a grammar class online including explanation and exercises.
Archiving Early America Primary source material from 18th century (1700's) America.  Documents include: freedom documents, maps, portraits, and more.
BBC Learning English This official BBC site has a variety of things for people learning English- vocabulary from the news, grammar and vocabulary, business English, dialogues, quizzes, and more.  There are also lesson plans for teachers. 
BBC Science and Nature This site has lots of videos, quizzes, and other interactive learning for a variety of science and nature topics.
Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids Official site of US Government Printing Office designed for K-12.  Texts of historical documents, branches of government, how laws are made, national vs state government, election process, and citizenship.  One section of games includes ''Place the State'' on the map.
Best of History Web Sites Best of History Web Sites is a portal that contains annotated links to over 1000 history web sites as well as links to hundreds of  K-12 history lesson plans, history teacher guides, history activities, history games, history quizzes, and more.  Categories are: prehistory, ancient/biblical, medieval, American, early modern Europe, WWII, history today, art history, oral history, and maps.  In each category, sites are rated (5 stars) and described.