Norwood Public School
Homework Help!

This page is designed to serve as a reference for
science and other subjects.

NJ Core Content Standards page
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Science Binder

Visit this link to set up your science binder.  Reinforced paper should be used. Use tab dividers for each section. Visit this link to locate science procedures.
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Dictionary
Merriam Webster on line

Visit this link to find the definitions of any word you need to know!

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Thesaurus

Find replacements for the words you desire synonyms for!
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Visual Thesaurus

Here is an interesting way to find synonyms!
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Antonyms

Follow the directions to select antonyms for the words you are studying.
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Create a mind map

There is a video on "Teacher Tube" that shows how to use the free software to create mind maps online.
Here is another web site.
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Study skills and self help

This site has a wealth of information on time management, reading comprehension, note taking, priority setting and much more!!
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Skimming and scanning scientific material

This site is specifically directed at the serious science student.  It assists with techniques for digesting the volumes of science vocabulary and concepts!  Experiments Skimming & Scanning 
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Note taking helps

This site presents the Cornell Method for note taking.
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Punctuation

Do you need help on knowing how to properly punctuate your work? Punctuation assistance here!!
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Cooperative Group Evaluation

Use the form found here to evaluate your cooperative group experience.
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Create an acrostic poem

This useful web reference enables you to print out an acrostic poem.
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Video or movie reviews

Use this form to review videotapes or movies.
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Taking notes and studying for tests

Studying strategies
Create a multiple choice practice test
Click here to make it extra challenging

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6 + 1 Writing Traits

Guidelines for writing and editing your work!
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Geometric relationships

Geoboard activities
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Bibliographies

This site assists students in citing electronic resources.
Here is a link to a site that presents information on APA formats and MLA formats. Check here too!

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Paraphrasing

This site provides assistance in paraphrasing written materials.
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WebQuest

This site gives guidance on how to create a WebQuest; it also shows how to complete them.
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Minerals and Periodic Table

Visit the hyperlink (at left) for help with minerals and the periodic table.  Here is a link to minerals unique to Franklin, NJ.
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Internet Searching

Web page to assist in searching the Internet
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Power Point or Open Office Template for slides

Use the template at this link to assist you in developing a paper layout of your slide designs and presentation notes.  This template may be used with Open Office Impress or Power Point.
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Google Earth, the virtual globe & map maker

Google earth has many features that will aid students in visualizing and searching the earth in a 3-D way.  This site enables you to make mapsCheck this site - Powers of 10
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Create worksheets - for oral presentations

Click this link to go to a site you may use to create worksheets.
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Use this reference to create stuudy guides, flash cards,
bingo boards, etc.

Choose it, then create it!
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Maps

Here is a hyperlink to a map reference page.
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References

Check these sites.  They might have ideas, references or ...  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8
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Portfolio Projects

What is a portfolio project?  Here is a product planning form. Review the quality of your completed work.  List of possible products for your portfolio.  How are portfolios graded? View the general rubric here.  Here are the performance descriptors that will be used to evaluate your work. (6 5 4 3)
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Encyclopedia

On line encyclopedia - grades 7 - 12
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Health Encyclopedia

Heath references in user friendly formats.
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Biology Dictionary and online help

Look for definitions to terms as they related to biology .  OTHER HELPFUL INFORMATION IS HERE TOO!
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Clip art & images

These images may be used judiciously
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Zip Code Directory


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5th Grade Science Page (2007-2009)

Visit your favorite projects and locate useful 5th grade science references.
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5th Grade Index Page (07-09)

2007 - 2009 references for 5th grade subjects.
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4th Grade self contained (09-12)

2009 - 2012 web pages and references for 4th grade reading, language arts, math, & social studies.
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4th Grade departmentalized 12-13

2012 - 2013 web pages for 4th grade science, handwriting, health, and word study
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6th and 7th grade science (13-

2013 web page for 6th grade Earth science, and 7th grade life science.
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Wheel of Fortune review game

Click here to view a power point to use in reviewing  for an upcoming test  or quiz.
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Podcasts

How do you create them and what can you do with them?  Here are some examples to explore:  1  3
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Tutoring Assistance

Click here for online tutoring assistance.
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Seventh Grade science refs.

Web Page in process for NPS 7th grade

This page was created and is maintained by
K. Snyder. (June 2013)
Please report broken links!! Thanks.
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