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Learn as You Play Websites:
Fun Brain: Play games while practicing math and reading skills.
PBS Kids: Hang out with you favorite characters all while learning.
Star Fall: Practice your phonics skills with these read-along stories.
Storyline Online: Have some of your favorite stories read to you by movie stars.
Teen Focused Websites:
Above the Influence: A resource that focuses on the pressures that teens must endure in their lives.
DMV Practice Test: Has a series of practice test for your Illinois Driver's License.
Exploratorium: Presents its users with information on many various topics, such as science, weather, sports, and biology.
How Stuff Works: A resource that explains how many forms of technology in our society function.
Khan Academy: A free website that aids students, teachers, home-schoolers, and more on math, biology, chemistry, physics, and the humanities. Khan Academy is considered to be a global classroom.
Smithsonian Folkways: Hear music, poetry, and other audio recordings from around the world.