Useful Websites

 
 









The resources listed below are general in nature for the most part. For Native specific resources please visit our Native Links page.

Teaching Resources




Internet4Classrooms
An educational portal with free resources for teachers and their classrooms as well as students and parents.
Education World
This site for teachers lists several homework resources.
BKFK creates educational materials that supplement existing curricula and are free, thanks to generous program underwriters. 

Teach spelling and vocabulary easily with Vocabulary Spelling city

A project-based learning program that nurtures a new generation of leaders – the ones sitting in your classroom

Discovery Education
Tools to accelerate student achievement 

Book Adventure
A free, motivational reading program
available to children in grades K-8

Ticket to Read
Online environment where kids can practice reading skills and compete 
with students from around the world.

Kids.gov
Federal and other websites for use by kids and teens.

Read-Works




Government Information




National Congress of American Indians 

California Legislative Information 

California State Home Page
Links to California government agencies and more.

United States Census
Source for population, economic, housing and geographic data.

American Indian Census Bureau Data and Links

USA.gov
An official United States Government Web site, USA.gov is "an easy-to-search, free-access web site designed to help you find information from local, state, and U.S. Government Agency web sites. FirstGov will tell you what government agency can help you, and link you to it." 

Government Printing Office
The U.S. Government Printing Office disseminates official information from all three branches of the Federal Government. 

Vital Records
This web site provides information on how to obtain vital records (such as birth certificates, death records, marriage licenses and divorce decrees) from each state, territory and county of the United States.

 


 

Financial Resources

Franchise Tax Board
Frequently asked questions and help for state taxes including online forms and Homeowner and Renter Assistance forms. 

Indian Home Loan Guarantee Program
The Section 184 Indian Home Loan Guarantee Program is a mortgage product specifically for American Indian and Alaska Native families, tribes, Alaska Villages or tribally designated housing entities. 

Internal Revenue Service
Frequently asked questions and help for federal taxes including online forms.









Medical Information

InteliHealth 
Consumer health information.

MedlinePlus® 
MedlinePlus will direct you to information to help answer health questions in an easy to understand format. Can be viewed in Spanish.

USDA Nutrient Database
Use this database to find nutritional values of different food items.

PDR Health
Physicians Desktop reference geared for the public.

WebMD Health
WebMD provides valuable health information, tools for managing your health, and support to those who seek information.


 

 


Legal Resources


California Code of Regulations

California Law
California Law consists of 29 codes, covering various subject areas, the State Constitution and Statutes. Information presented reflects laws currently in effect. All California Codes have been updated to include the 2005 Statutes.

FindLaw
FindLaw can help you find solutions to your legal issues by providing you with easy access to lawyers and legal information.  

Nolo
Do-it-yourself legal solutions for consumers and small businesses.

The Virtual Chase
This site provides a list of resources and tips for conducting legal research.

 


 

Internet Tutorials


Finding Information on the internet tutorial  
Web searching workshops formerly offered 
by the UC Berkeley Library
Internet Beginner's Guide
List of guides and tutorials




 

General

Talk Story: Sharing Stories, Sharing Culture
Literacy program that reaches out to Asian Pacific American (APA) and American Indian/Alaska Native (AIAN) children and their families. The program celebrates and explores their stories through books, oral traditions, and art to provide an interactive, enriching experience.
Earthquakes
Resources on earthquakes from Medline Plus.

                                                  
KHAN Academy provides a vast library ranging from topics such as Math, Science, and Finance, to Computers, Test Prep, and much more. Learning made easy. To visit, click here.. KHAN

 

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