General sites

BBC’s Bitesize: For students of all ages with separate portals for primary (3-11), secondary (11-16) and Post-16.
Also – great information on various careers.

bartleby: An Easier Way to Study Hard
This is a pay-for service that costs $9.99 a month; providing access to over a million step-by-step textbook solutions plus access to expert tutors, waiting 24/7 to help you with your homework.

BrainPOP is a great website that provides students with a variety of tools and materials to help them engage in deeper learning. These materials include animated videos and interactive learning games.

Discovery Education ignites student curiosity and inspires educators to re-imagine learning with award-winning digital content and professional development.
Teacher resources
Parent resources
Student resources

Enchanted Learning® produces children’s educational web sites which are designed to capture the imagination while maximizing creativity, learning, and enjoyment. Site subjects include English, World languages, Social studies, Math, Science, Health, Arts & crafts, Music
Some free materials available. Personal/family/single-teacher subscription – $20.00 for one year

Fact Monster A free site offering loads of information covering the subjects of Geography, History, Language arts, Math, Science, Social studies and skills development in Writing / Research, Speaking & listening, Studying and Career resources.

Funbrain A free site for kindergarten to Grade 8 with great educational games to help learning.

Homework spot: Aggregator of very useful links on the web in every area of learning.

From the Multnomah County Library: The librarians in Multnomah County (Oregon) do an amazing job of bringing together homework resources. The oldest public library west of the Mississippi……

Khan Academy has a worthy mission – to provide free, world-class education to anyone, anywhere- a wonderful free resource with separate portals for learners, teachers and parents.

National Geographic Kids – it may a bit young for you, but you also may find what you are looking for here.

PBS Learning Media for Students is a teacher-managed environment that allows students of any age to create their own learning experiences by engaging directly with innovative, curriculum-targeted content.

Read, Write, Think offers a wide variety of study materials and interactive media to help students with key literacy areas including writing, reading, arithmetic. A great resource for teachers, perhaps less so for students.

Smithsonian Learning Lab puts the treasures of the world’s largest museum, education, and research complex within reach. The Lab is a free, interactive platform for discovering millions of authentic digital resources, creating content with online tools, and sharing in the Smithsonian’s expansive community of knowledge and learning.