Sturgis Brown High School
After School Program

The After School Program is designed to assist all students who would like extra help in their studies, need access to resources and technology, or wish to make up class work and/or tests.  It is staff by three certificated teachers.  All inquiries can be directed to coordinator Alissa Adams at: alissa.adams@k12.sd.us or 605.347.2686

Mondays and Wednesdays  ...  in the high school library   ...  after school until the late bus arrives

Late bus passes available!
HOMEWORK HELP LINKS
About Homework and Study Tips -A rich reference site.
Bigchalk - The Education Network -Reference and homework resource
The Student Channel -Offers homework help and educational games
Encarta Homepage -Authoritative content with experts to answer questions in a variety of fields 
Internet Public Library -Loaded with sources of all kinds
awesomelibrary.org -
33,000 carefully reviewed resources, including the top 5% in education
homeworkspot.com
-Homework-related sites with resources for English, math, science, history, art, music, technology, foreign language, college prep, health, life skills,  and extracurricular activities
RESEARCH LINKS
SOUTH DAKOTA STATE LIBRARY DATABASES
InfoTrac Student Edition -Designed for grades 9-12, provides indexing to 486 magazines
Junior Reference Collection -Easy to use research tool with numerous documents,  photographs and illustrations, video and audio clips, and dictionaries
Discovery Collection -In-depth reference content for core curriculum areas of Literature, History, Science, and Social Studies at the high school and junior college level
ProQuest/SIRS -Provides the full text articles from 1,700+ magazines/journals and newspaper  

SIRS Researcher 6-12 -Focuses on middle school and high school content; strong choice for Pro/Con leading issues
World Book Online -Reference/encyclopedic content with links to images, maps, atlases, sounds, etc...
 
REFERENCE LINKS
Atlapedia Online -Full color physical and political maps, key facts and statistics on world countries
Bartlett's Quotations -10th edition
Encarta Homepage - Online Encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas
Fact Monster: Online Dictionary, Encyclopedia, and Homework Help -Encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, and almanacs!
Information Please -Almanacs, a dictionary, an encyclopedia, and atlases with information geared for the K-12 student
Library Spot -Online libraries, quotations, dictionaries, encyclopedias, maps, and more
Merriam-Webster Dictionary -Dictionary, spell check, etc...
The Old Farmer's Almanac -Weather forecasts, gardening tips, weekly wisdom & more
NewsDirectory: Newspaper Archives -United States newspapers with searchable archives
Smithsonian: Encyclopedia Smithsonian -Answers to frequently asked questions about the Smithsonian
World Factbook -The U.S. government's complete geographical handbook with maps and flags of all nations
SCHOOL LINKS
Library Media Center - Chock full of links to valuable resources
DESTINY C
ard Catalog - Find a book at the SBHS library.
netTrekker - Use this search tool to find reliable, relevant sources for your research.
Student Email - Check your school email, communicate with teachers, collaborate with your peers.
Math Dept. Problem of the Week - Find your teacher's site.
Infinite Campus - Check your grades.
Learning Express Library - Free standardized practice tests.
SBHS Writing Stylus - Cite research using MLA format.
Sturgis Public Library - Use this library for additional resources.
 

Meade School District 46-1 Sturgis Brown High School - 12930 E. Hwy 34, Sturgis, SD 57785 - (605) 347-2686

Page last updated: 03/28/2011 by A. Adams