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Homework help that can be tailored to different age ranges. Includes facts, figures and pictures ideal for class projects.
Oxford Reference Online
Oxford Dictionaries, Dictionary of National Biography, Grove Art & Music and Who’s Who factual resources to search.
General homework help
Ask for Kids
Ask for Kids is an excellent search engine for children provides links to "Study Tools", a reference desk for science, maths, English, geography, biography and more. There's also an excellent wildlife tour which provides masses of information about wildlife around the world.
Resources for 9 to 11 year olds and 11 to 16 year olds. Includes revision guides and sections on geography, history, maths and science as well as sites for parents and teachers.
A searchable database providing biographies of over 20,000 famous people.
Building on the success of its TV programmes, books and CD-ROMs, this website offers help with GCSE revision for 14 key subjects.
Channel 4 learning
Primary and secondary learning resources.
Chegg - Homework help
Instant access to tutorials, and a 24/7 ask an expert service.
Duke of Edinburgh Awards
The Duke of Edinburgh Awards site.
An award-winning site of mythological information containing more than 5,700 definitions of folklore.
Developed by librarians in America to help guide young users to valuable and age appropriate web sites. The site is organised in both subject categories and by Dewey, which many libraries still use to organise their books.
National Parks in the UK
Attractive web-site showing all the National Parks in the UK, and providing links to other sites for more information about them.
Woodlands Junior School have put together a useful collection of weblinks, interactive games and other resources linked to the national curriculum.
History / Geography / Science / Maths
This site from the BBC covers British history from the Neolithic times to the current Millennium. All the battles, famines, wars, rebellions, innovations, Acts of Parliament, Empire-building and Empire-collapse that makes British History.
Learn about history through the wonderful collections of the British Museum.
An excellent resource for anyone interested in learning about the Domesday period, complete with a Timeline, information about the kinsfolk and a superb glossary.
Heritage Builds Bridges
This educational resource features original historical documents and objects and covers Victorian childhood (Key Stage 2), Trade, Industry and Empire 1750 - 1900 (Key Stage 3) and the Second World War (Key Stage 2 and 3).
Maths Doctor gives your children the perfect support for their maths studies with individual tuition from highly trained, Mactrac approved tutors.
National Geographic and NG Kids
Websites about the natural world.
Natural History Museum
Explore the history of life on our planet.
Statistics - basic to advanced
Bodies of water
The different types of water bodies that can be found on earth.