Homework Help Websites

Wondering how to help your kids with their homework? Learn about websites they can visit if their history lessons or algebra assignments prove to be too challenging -- even for you. Check out some of Common Sense Media's favorite online homework tools.

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5
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Animated educational content for kids to explore, for a fee.
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URL: http://www.brainpopjr.com
(2011)
AGE
5
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LEARNING
Fun homework helper supplements kids' classwork.
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URL: http://www.gameclassroom.com/
(2009)
AGE
7
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LEARNING
Thorough, and thoroughly entertaining, interactive science.
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Devices: iPad
(2011)
AGE
7
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LEARNING
Clever way to learn number line; purchase unlocks full app.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Engaging teacher-created edu site helps kids learn.
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URL: http://www.mrnussbaum.com/
(2012)
AGE
8
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LEARNING
Site based on PBS show is online learning at its best.
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URL: http://pbskids.org/cyberchase
(2011)
AGE
8
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LEARNING
Site shows kids the fun in learning about science and tech.
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URL: http://spaceplace.nasa.gov
(2011)
AGE
8
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Author's site, blog promote love of science and nature.
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URL: http://www.seymoursimon.com
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Treasure trove of kid-friendly info on wide range of topics.
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URL: http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/students
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
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Great study tool offers options for various learning styles.
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Devices: iPad
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Lively math, science site caters to various learning styles.
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URL: http://studyjams.scholastic.com
(2011)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Tons of fun info on topics from math to history to sports.
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URL: http://www.factmonster.com
(2012)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Kid reporters (and readers) get schooled in journalism.
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URL: http://teacher.scholastic.com/scholasticnews/press_corps/index.asp
(2011)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Massive collection of fun, free, online games.
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URL: http://www.brainbashersgames.com
(2012)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Captivating site on everyday (and advanced) science topics.
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URL: http://www.exploratorium.edu/
(2011)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Dig into the fun history, but ignore strange ads.
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URL: http://www.historyforkids.org
(2011)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Complex math concepts presented as real-world examples.
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URL: http://www.figurethis.org/index.html
(2012)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Info and games designed to boost math's fun factor.
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URL: http://www.coolmath.com
(2012)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
NYTimes blog gives young people fluff-free news, discussion.
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URL: http://www.nytimes.com/learning
(2011)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Experiment-packed site with some seriously fun science info.
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URL: http://www.sciencebob.com
(2011)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Well-written interactive book with lots of multimedia.
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Devices: iPad
(2011)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Clever study materials for teens merge humor and learning.
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URL: http://www.shmoop.com
(2013)

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