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Reading and Writing Web Sites
Student News Daily

This is a great site for high schoolers to keep up on current events around the world. Articles come with comprehension questions and answers.  We'll periodically be checking this out in class together, too, as part of our non-fiction component.

Purdue OWL

The Purdue Online Writing Lab, courtesy of Purdue University, is a fantastic resource to guide you through the writing process. Everything you ever wanted to know about the writing process is located here, and it's free!

Absolute Shakespeare

This web site is a great resource for all things William Shakespeare related.

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary

More than just a dictionary, Merriam-Webster Online features a wealth of tools to assist you with vocabulary. Loaded with quizzes, videos and games, this is one super cool resource for words.