Student Web Links
- For some students, taking courses over the Internet is a good
alternative to a traditional college or university. Visit here for
information on online learning, financial aid, and choosing a major.
- This site offers valuable resources in preparing for the ACT college
admissions test, including practice tests and strategies. After a
student takes a practice test, the questions are individually analyzed.
Grolier Online -
Grolier-online home pages links users directly to: encyclopedias,
media, news feature stories and periodicals. Students from Hope of
Detroit Academy may log in and explore Grolier Online. Please obtain
login and password from your classroom teacher.
Math.com - Offers free math lessons and homework help, with an emphasis on geometry, algebra and statistics.
- Teachers regularly post their grade reports online, where parents
with a password can look them up. This is a wonderful way for families
to keep in touch with the school. If you don't have an account, just
ask our office staff.
Funbrain.com - FunBrain is a site for online educational games for kids of all ages (math, grammar, science, spell, history).
A+ Math - Helps students improve their math skills interactively with flashcards and games.
MI Kids! - With an overview of interesting sights, the natural environment, state government and history for the state of Michigan.
NASA Kids' Club - The best place for kids interested in space, science, rockets, astronauts and the solar system.
Brain Teasers - Test your skills with this weekly series of problems. Includes links to last week's questions and answers.
PBS Kids! - Information for all PBS kids' shows, including Arthur, Barney and Teletubbies.
Page by Page Books - Hundreds of books in the public domain, divided into HTML pages.
The Library of Congress - is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution, and it serves as the research arm of Congress.
National Geographic Kids
- Be a National Geographic kid! Find tons of games, e-mail postcards,
photographs, pictures, animal facts, cool links, NG Kids Magazine
stories and more.
Additional Web Resources
U.S. Department of Education - Parent Web site provided by the U.S. Department of Education.
Michigan Department of Education - The official education Web site of the State of Michigan.
MI CLiMB - Clarifying Language in Michigan Benchmarks.
- Michigan based search engine for students, parents and teachers.
Funded in part by the State of Michigan through the Library of Michigan.
- Dynamic new educational programs are taking place at the Ford
Education Center. The Detroit Zoo is located at the northwest corner of
the intersection of Woodward Avenue and Ten Mile Road (I-696) in Royal
Detroit Public Library - Learn about the library's schedule, services and events offered.
Detroit Public Library/Conely Branch - The Conely Branch Library on Detroit's southwest side is located at Martin St. just south of Michigan Ave. Web site includes online catalog, program and event schedule information.
The Henry Ford - A comprehensive resource for the Henry Ford Museum, Henry Ford Village, Imax Theatre and Ford Rouge Factory Tour.
Detroit Institute of Arts - The DIA is the fifth-largest fine arts museum in the U.S. with holdings of over 60,000 works.
Detroit Science Center - Includes over 25 hands on exhibits offering live interactive science demonstrations.
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History - Dedicated to the preservation and presentation of African and African-American history and culture.
The Detroit Historical Museum - The Detroit Historical Museum offers the widest range of exhibits and educational programs.
Mayor's Time - Informational Web site detailing the mayor's programs for students and parents.
Detroit Kids - A directory of over 4,000 programs that provide activities and help to children, teens and families.
Skillman Center for Children - Collection of books, videotapes, curriculum materials, children's books and reports, all focused on children and families.