Thursday, May 20, 2010

DIY squirrel-proof feeder

Mother Earth News has an article to make your own squirrel-proof feeder.

Jelly Bean Factory Tour

Virtual tour of Jelly Belly! I don't think I need to say more.

Nature Rocks

Nature Rocks - source of indoor and outdoor science activities. Read a terrific description of it at Homeschool Buyers Co-op.

Friday, May 7, 2010

VocabularyCentral.com

VocabularyCentral.com offers free lists of SAT, GRE, TOEFL, and GMAT words.

Phrasebook

While the graphics don't seem to want to load for me in either Firefox or IE, the Phrasebook site is still helpful for free, simple translations. It was developed for travelers and so offers sections for situations involving hotels, emergencies, etc, in addition to the basic expressions.

Plants-In-Motion

From our very own IU, Plants-In-Motion offers free Quick-Time time-lapsed movies that show plants germinating and growing.

MyVocabulary.com

MyVocabulary.com is "a free resource used in over 24,000 schools to enhance vocabulary mastery & written/verbal skills with Latin & Greek roots."