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Scholarships for K-12 in Brooklyn, Staten Island, Manhattan, Queens, the Bronx. Some ethnic scholarships have also been included.

TitleDomainSummaryType
Free MIT Course Bookshttp://mitopencourseware.wordpress.com/ocw-bookshelf/45 Free Textbook for MIT CoursesTextTextbook
Chegghttp://www.chegg.com/Step by step solutions to textbook problemsTextTextbook
Boundless – online textbooks+https://www.boundless.com/Online TextbooksTextTextbook
NYS Regents Homehttp://www.nysedregents.org/Find practice tests, solutions, and reference tables for high school courses from Algebra I to PhysicsToolsTest Prep
Practice ELA TACHS questionswww.saintjosephbythesea.comcreated by St . Joseph by-the-Sea of Staten IslandToolsTest Prep
TACHS Handbookhttp://www.tachsinfo.com/PDF/Handbook.pdfTest for Admission to Catholic High Schools HandbookToolsTest Prep
Chewing gum helps you concentratehttp://www.bps.org.uk/news/chewing-gum-helps-you-concentrate-longerTextTest Prep
AP Chemistryhttp://media.collegeboard.com/Test Prep for the AP Chemistry examToolsTest Prep
The Last Answerhttp://www.thrivenotes.com/the-last-answer/by Isaac AsimovTextShort Story
The Last Questionhttp://www.physics.princeton.edu/ph115/LQ.pdfby Isaac AsimovTextShort Story
The Library of Babelhttp://jubal.westnet.com/by Jorge Luis BorgesTextShort Story
Courserahttps://www.coursera.org/Free Online CoursesToolsSelf Teach
Duolingohttps://www.duolingo.com/Free language learningToolsSelf Teach
Khan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/We will recommend problems for you. Enter Coach ID: D5H4DMToolsSelf Teach
ThinkQuesthttp://thinkquest.org/pls/html/think.libraryWebsites for students by studentsToolsSelf Teach
Edxhttps://www.edx.org/Take online courses from the world’s best universitiesToolsSelf Teach
Mathigonhttp://world.mathigon.org/A visually appealing place to explore the world of mathToolsSelf Teach
Equations that changed the worldhttp://imgur.com/a/UoeFTI bet you don’t know them allPicScience/Math
Wolframalphahttps://www.wolframalpha.comAsk it anything…seriouslyToolsScience/Math
Harvard Intro to Computer Sciencehttp://www.openculture.comA learning to code site from opencultureToolsProgramming
Udacityhttps://www.udacity.com/Videos to improve skills, mostly in computer programmingToolsProgramming
Entropy Conceptshyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/heacon.html#heaconHow does entropy relate to Chemistry and Physics?TextPhysics
Mind bending advanced physics conceptshttp://imgur.com/a/CVbTk#0VideoPhysics
Exploring other Dimensionshttp://unplugthetv.com/post/56458837867/exploring-other-dimensionsWhat would a being that lived in 1 or 2 dimensions perceive?VideoPhysics
Ray Diagrams for Mirrorshyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/geoopt/mirray.htmlTextPhysics
Vacuumhttp://xkcd.com/669/FunnyPhysics
Kidnapped physics problemhttp://imgur.com/iCz9Qe8FunnyPhysics
Light Dispersionhttp://upload.wikimedia.orgInsights into prismsVideoPhysics
Angular Momentum Visualhttps://www.youtube.com/Demonstrating the conservation of angular momentum on a freely spinning wheelVideoPhysics
Double Slit Experiment (Cartoon Animation)https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8M72pX5wlyEWe thought we knew almost everything before this experiment and it just kept getting more bizarre from hereVideoPhysics
Ray Diagrams for Lenseshttp://www.physicsclassroom.com/class/refrn/u14l5da.cfmTextPhysics
Learnerdshttp://www.learnerds.com/One a day questions focused on Physics and passing the FEToolsPhysics
Pouring water upside downhttp://i.imgur.com/BNYzyPd.jpgFunnyPhysics
XX and XY Axeshttp://xkcd.com/833/Make sure you…FunnyMath
Quoteryhttp://www.quotery.com/Looking for a quote, find it hereToolsHumanities
World Digital Libraryhttp://www.wdl.orgMakes significant primary maierials available from cultures around the world for freeToolsHumanities
Chronozoomhttp://www.chronozoom.com/Explore timeToolsHumanities
Middle-agedhttp://imgur.com/yCQ7Xf8FunnyHumanities
Geoguessrhttp://www.geoguessr.com/Game to guess where in the world the picture isToolsHumanities
Birds on Wireshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LoM4ZZJ2UrMSong made from birds perched on wiresVideoGeneral
Toothpick Castlehttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4QLgEcTq6PgVideoGeneral
Universitashttp://www.universitas21.comCenter for academic researchToolsGeneral
Ted Talkshttp://www.ted.com/Specialists talking about a variety of interesting subjectsVideoGeneral
Physical Reactionhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qSEfcIfYbwbetween hot nickel and waterVideoChemistry
Triple Point Demonstrationhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XEbMHmDhq2I#aid=P-r7CLddQZsOne-third liquid, one-third solid, one-third gas all at the same timeVideoChemistry
Chemical Reactionhttp://i0.wp.com/www.randominterestingfacts.combetween Iodine and ZincVideoChemistry
Atom’s First by Mark Bishophttp://preparatorychemistry.com/bishop_atoms_first.htmOnline Chemistry textbook with animationsTextChemistry
Popcorn kernelhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CXDstfD9eJ0overheating in slowmotionVideoChemistry
Liquid Nitrogen explosionhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GsXpt1etTnASlow motion liquid nitrogen covered in ping pong ballsVideoChemistry
Nanoputianhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NanoputianChemicals inspired by the civilization in Gulliver’s TravelsFunnyChemistry
Metal Grinding Against Metalhttp://i.imgur.com/t7cdpg8.gifVideoChemistry
Pepto Bi smuthhttp://vimeo.com/52834485An artistic rendering of the chemical process of isolating bismuth metal from Pepto Bismol.VideoChemistry
Tree of Lifehttp://www.evogeneao.com/AmazingPicBiology
Time Treehttp://www.timetree.org/Find out when two organism shared a common ancestorToolsBiology
White Blood Cell Chases Bacteriumhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JnlULOjUhSQVideoBiology
30 Mental Math Trickshttp://www.glad2teach.co.uk/Learn some mental math tricksVideoBasic Math
Infinite Hotel Paradoxhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uj3_KqkI9ZoAn interesting thought experiment about infinityVideoBasic Math
Math is funhttp://www.mathsisfun.com/index.htmPractice and explanations for PrealgebraToolsBasic Math
Sin graph from a circlehttp://i.imgur.com/DWuA6Vn.gifCircle, square, hexagonVideo>= Trigonometry
Dancing Math Functionshttp://i.imgur.com/2cFlr3Q.jpgFunny>= Trigonometry
Paranormal Distributionhttp://imgur.com/dNFvDBTNormal distribution or…Funny>= Trigonometry
Wave function from a hearthttp://25.media.tumblr.com/Video>= Trigonometry
Paul’s Online Math Formula Sheetshttp://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/cheat_table.aspxGreat math resourcesTools>= Trigonometry
Integral Tableshttp://integral-table.com/Most of the Integrals you will ever need. If it’s not here, see wolframalphaTools>= Trigonometry
Wave function from 3 connecting circleshttp://25.media.tumblr.com/A regualr sin graph with some added complexityVideo>= Trigonometry
Practice Math TACHS questionswww.saintjosephbythesea.comcreated by St . Joseph by-the-Sea of Staten IslandTools<= Algebra
SHSAT Practicehttp://schools.nyc.gov/ELA and Math QuestionsTools<= Algebra
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