Access Learning is a web based service that contains award winning video content for schools, teachers and students who can search, stream and download content that has been correlated to provincial curriculum. More than 3,500 full length and over 40,000 clip level educational video programs. User name and Password required.
Access to the Science Resource Centre, Opposing Viewpoints, Proquest Learning Literature, SIRS Discoverer, World Book Online, etc.
- The Canadian Encyclopedia
The most comprehensive and authoritative source of information of all things Canadian
- Statistics Canada Learning Resources
Original source documents, digitalized and online. Search by year, photo, chart, map, table, multimedia and keyword.
- Google Books
Search and preview millions of books from libraries and publishers worldwide using Google Book Search. Discover a new favorite or unearth an old classic.
Free online dictionary resources from the world’s most respected dictionary Oxford University Press.
- Merriam –Webster Dictionary
Contains both the abridged and unabridged dictionary as well as the thesaurus.
- The Phrase Finder
Meanings and Origins of Phrases, Sayings, and Idioms
- Rhyming Dictionary and Thesaurus
Results can be organized in a number of ways: by syllables, letters, and with or without phrases.
- Your Dictionary.com
This is really a one-stop site containing dictionaries in many languages, free translation service, thesaurus, and glossaries for many subjects, and grammar guides. Interesting sections include Word of the Day which you can have emailed to you, puzzles, and Write your name in 10 languages.
Websites for Teens
Canadian newspapers, TV, radio
- CANOE Your internet Network...cnews
- Google News Canada
- Today's Front Pages
Newspapers' daily front pages
- YAHOO! News
- Red Deer Public School District Website
- Alberta Education
- Learn Alberta
- City of Red Deer
- Government of Alberta
- Government of Canada
Search for jobs by location and/or field of interest.
- Personality Tests
- Practical Money Skills
- Sample Resumes
- Healthy Alberta
Tips on healthy eating.