My Links

The web links provided below is a good resource for you when doing research for homework assignments or specific class topics. The links are organized by groups for easy reference. Simply click on the link title to go to the website.

Soils Waters Forests Links

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Ohio State Online Tree Leaf ID
Ask.com online Tree Leaf ID
Fire Ecology Media
Video on Fire Ecology - shown in class

Arbor Day Online Tree ID Key
Natural History Museum Tree Key
USDA plant checklist

Earth Science Links

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Regents Reviews and Handouts
This website has excellent reviews and handouts for each of the major units. You can also take practice exams and other review exercises.
Practice Exams and Review Sheets
Take the practice review tests online or check out the interactive regents exam that is available. Check out the additional resources as well.

8th Grade Science Links

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Center for Disease Control
On this site you can search for your compound and find articles about how it will affect human health
Chemical of The week
If you can find your chemical on this site it would be very helpful in your start for research.
Common names of household chemicals
List of common names, chemical formulas and chemical names of some common household chemicals.
Los Alamos Library Periodic Table
Use this website to find information about the elements that make up your compound.
Online Periodic Table
Click on an element found in your compound and find information about history, sources, properties and uses.
Periodic Table of Videos
University of Nottingham Periodic Table of videos has videos about many elements in the periodic table. Awesome scientist narrating videos. No..this is not Einstein.
ChemiCool Periodic table
Another periodic table resource. Click the element and find information.
Periodic Table Visuals and Discovery
Awesome visuals of elements and information about their history and compounds they form.
Chem4Kids
Info. about molecules, sugars and compounds.
list of common household chemicals
Citation Machine
This website will help you build your bibliography by creating the MLA style citation that you will need.