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Quiz Hub

Fun online interactive iPad-compatible Educational Quiz Games focusing on vocabulary (including SAT), math, geography, history, and science facts for kids and teens.

http://quizhub.com/quiz/quizhub.cfm

Discovery Education

Click the Students link in the blue row across the top. Choices include Homework help in all core subject areas; Webmath with links for Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, and Calculus; or Special Features like academic sweepstakes and contests.

http://school.discoveryeducation.com/students/

100 Most Common SAT Words

Click on the squares to match the word with its definition. Do it till you get them all right!

http://www.quia.com/mc/1527.html

ACT Practice Questions

Review these practice questions to help familiarize yourself with the ACT® test. For each question, click on your answer to see if you are correct. Five sets of questions are available for English and Mathematics; four sets are available for Reading; and seven are available for Science. To prepare for the Writing Test portion of the ACT Plus Writing, see a sample writing prompt and responses.

http://www.actstudent.org/sampletest/

Free ACT Study Guide and Practice Questions

by Kelley O'Connor

Oct 13, 2012 – ACT practice test questions to help test takers review and prepare. Online quizzes, study guide, and college prep help.

http://www.studyguidezone.com/acttest.htm

MajorTests.com

Majortests helps you prepare for the SAT by giving you free practice tests. You don't need to register or create usernames and passwords. The questions are developed by test prep professionals. They have hundreds of SAT practice questions arranged into mini practice tests, each practice test has a score card at the end. They also give you explanations to the questions you get wrong so that you can learn from your mistakes.

http://www.majortests.com/sat/

Power Score Test Preparation

Though this is a commercial site (trying to sell you something) this link is to their Free SAT Help and Self Study area. They offer many pages where you will find articles, free materials, advice and other information designed to increase your understanding of the SAT and the college admissions process. (Try the free Flash Cards!)

http://www.powerscore.com/sat/help/content_index.cfm

TumbleBookCloud: Online ebooks with audio and online videos

This collection includes online ebooks with no sound and online audio books called Read-Alongs. These Read-Alongs highlight the sentences as they are being read, turn the page automatically, and offer the ability to follow along in 3 text sizes. They also include an innovative bookmarking feature, and the ability to switch to manual in order to read at your own speed and with the audio turned off.  These are available even in the summer.  New in 2012, the collection now includes educational videos!

http://www.tumblebookcloud.com/autologin.aspx?U=nmhs&P=login

VIA access for ebooks

We have a great collection of 447 ebooks for NMHS students!  Please check in the media center for the login and password.

https://www.mackinvia.com/enter

Journey Back in Time Database

This great resource provides students with rare book excerpts, videos, maps, newspaper articles, and PDF images of documents covering 400 years of world history.  Teachers can assign lessons and quizzes here, too! You can access the login page by clicking the link above OR login to VIA and click the database button.

http://www.journeybackintime.com

Destiny Online Catalog
Destiny Online Catalog

Click here to look at the books NMHS has avaiable for check out in the media center.

http://destiny.douglas.k12.ga.us/

GALILEO Fact Sheet - How to use GALILEO
Galileo Help Sheet

This link helps you use Galileo, Georgia's Online Learning Library.

http://images.pcmac.org/SiSFiles/Schools/GA/DouglasCounty/AlexanderHigh/Uploads/Forms/Galileo.pdf

Galileo web site
Galileo - GA's virtual library

Use this link if you need to do research.

http://www.galileo.usg.edu

NetTrekker
NetTrekker Search Engine

NetTrekker is an online research tool.

http://school.nettrekker.com/authenticate/ipauth/1?np=/home.ftl&pp=/ipauth_error.ftl