Student Success Center - Helpful Links

Writing & Grammar Websites

Grammar

Rules for Grammar and Punctuation.  Use free links on left
http://www.grammarbook.com/

POWA

Paradigm, the online writing assistant, shows you how to write different essays. 
http://www.powa.org/

A Plus

Aimed for high school and college students-everything you need to know about writing a research paper.  Hundreds of reference listings for research on any topic.
http://www.ipl.org/teen/aplus

Online Grammar

Another all-purpose grammar site.
http://www.edufind.com/english/grammar/toc.cfm

Owl Writing Lab:

Tips and exercises to help improve writing skills.
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/index2.html

COMPASS Preparation

http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/quiz_list.htm
http://www.act.org/compass/sample/writing.html

Reading Websites

SQ3R

The definition and use of SQ3R.
http://www.ucc.vt.edu/stdysk/sq3r.html

Strategic reading

Metacognition Interview Forms to see student’s reading point of view.
http://www.ncrel.org/sdrs/areas/issues/students/learning/lr1metin.htm

Reading effectively

How to read and analyze essays.
http://www.ucc.vt.edu/stdysk/essays.html

Reading Comprehension

Resources and practice to increase reading comprehension.

COMPASS Preparation

http://wps.ablongman.com/long_licklider_vocabulary_1/0,1682,11667-main,00.htm
http://www.act.org/compass/sample/reading.html

Math Websites

Math.com

Pre-algebra, algebra, and geometry.
http://www.math.com/

Math League

Covers whole numbers through pre-algebra (no factoring)
http://www.mathleague.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=64&Itemid=67

Purple Math

Contains algebra modules and links.
http://www.purplemath.com

SOS Math

Math Tutorial.
http://www.sosmath.com

Math Power

Cute websites that talks about math anxiety.
http://www.mathpower.com

COMPASS Preparation

http://www.act.org/compass/sample/math.html
http://www.khanacademy.org
http://www.act.org/compass/sample/math.html
http://regentsprep.org
http://www.testprepreview.com/compass_practice.htm
http://www.highlands.edu/site/academic-support-compass-math-practice
http://www.wtamu.edu/academic/anns/mps/math/mathlab/

Essential Study Skills & Goal-Setting

Printable Handouts for
the Successful Student

http://bellevuecollege.edu/TRiO/study_idx.htm