UC Clermont

Middle School Resources

Study Skills

How-To-Study: learn study skills
http://www.how-to-study.com/

Academic Standardized Testing Practice

Homework Help

KID INFO: Math, science, history, geography, art & music, career exploration, educational videos, explore space, animals and more
http://www.kidinfo.com/

Quiz Hub: Spelling, multiplication facts, U.S. map, states & capitals, educational learning games http://quizhub.com/quiz/quizhub.cfm

Cool Math: Math practice & learning
http://www.coolmath.com/

The Math Page: Basic arithmetic
http://www.themathpage.com/

Algebra Basics: Step-by-step visual and verbal tutorials for Algebra basics
http://www.algebasics.com/

Know It Now: Online help from an Ohio librarian
http://www.knowitnow.org

World Exploration

Discovery School: Explore and learn about the world
http://school.discoveryeducation.com/

Career Exploration

The Fun Works: Explore careers through fun games. Learn which academic classes to take for various careers. Explore careers in music, law, medicine, technology, art, design and sports. http://www.thefunworks.org/

College Planning

Student Aid on the Web: Planning ahead and preparing for college as you transfer to high school http://studentaid.ed.gov/PORTALSWebApp/students/english/index.jsp

Think College Early: Toolbox for long-term college planning.
http://www.ed.gov/students/prep/college/thinkcollege/early/edlite-toolbox.html

College.gov: Explore why other first-generation college students decided to go to college. http://www.college.gov/wps/portal

Explore: 8th graders can take the explore assessment to help with planning high school courses, to prepare for the ACT or to choose a career path.
http://www.act.org/explore/

Local Partnerships

Ronald McDonald House: http://www.rmhcincinnati.org/

Educational Talent Search students partner with the Ronald McDonald House of Cincinnati each year by contributing aluminum cans tabs. The can tabs are sold by the Ronald McDonald House to raise money to support their house. Ronald McDonald Charities of Greater Cincinnati provides a supportive home away from home for families and their children who are receiving treatment at Cincinnati Children'€™s Hospital Medical Center or other area hospitals, regardless of their ability to pay.