Mintz Christian Academy

Created by God to be used by God.

2741 Mintz Road, Roseboro, NC 28382

910-564-6221

Animals / Insects

Animal Land

Animal Games

The Crocodile Hunter

Kids Planet Wildlife

All About Frogs

National Geographic Kids

National Zoo

Australia Zoo

Seaworld Kids

Pest World for Kids


Math & Science

Multiplication.com

CoolMath4Kids

IXL Math

Calculation Nation

NASA’s Daily Pictures

How Stuff Works Research

Amazing Space

Hubble Space Site

NASA Kid’s Site

Strange Matter

Weather WizKids

The Weather Channel

Kid’s Corner Animals

Sheppard Software Math

Sheppard Software Science

Subtraction Practice

Addition Practice

Time / Clocks

Math Flash Cards

Measurement

Variety of Math Games

Animal Study

Pre-Algebra Games

Algebra Games

Algebra II/Trig Games

Geometry Games

Fun4theBrain


Bible Fun

Bible Gateway

Club House

Kids4Truth

Veggie Tales

Hermie & Friends

Christian Entertainment Review

Adventures in Odyssey


Fun Sites

Candy Stand

Discovery Kids

American Girl

Claus.com

NorthPole.com

Real Princess

BBC Musical Mysteries

Nick Jr.


Middle/High School Links

Sadlier Vocabulary

Prentice Hall Pre-algebra

Prentice Hall Algebra

Sevenstar

Computer Skills

Alpha-Zoo

Typing with Burton

Parts of a Computer

Key Terms

Computers Through Time

Dance Mat Typing

NetSmartz Kids (Internet Safety)


Social Studies

US Population Census

Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government

National Parks Services

Smithsonian for Kids

Governor of North Carolina

The Official US Time

US Presidents

White House

NC History for Kids

National Geographic for Kids

USA Geography

National Geographic Bee Quizzes

History of Money


Miscellaneous Subjects

Fun Brain

PBS Kids

Harcourt Site

Skill Builders

FunSchool

ABCya

Fact Monster


Health/First Aid

First Aid for Kids

Kids Health

CDC Family Health

Cool Food for Kidz

Dole Super Kids

Colgate Kids


Spanish

Free Online Dictionary

Languages Online

Play & Learn Spanish

Days & Months in Spanish

Flashcards


Sports

Team USA

Official Olympic Site

Sports Illustrated for Kids

NCAA

History of Sports

Reading/ Language

Read, Write, Think

Starfall

Dr. Seuss

Shel Silverstein

Kids@Random

Storybird

Animated Tall Tales

Raz-Kids (Paid prescription)

Sheppard Software Language

ABC Match


Writing

Diamante Poems

Cube Creator (Grades 6-12)

Stapleless Book

Letter Generator

Shape Poems (Grades K-5)

Venn Diagrams

Compare & Contrast Map Essay

Hero’s Journey(Grades 6-12)

Word Wizard (Grades K-2)

Outline Tool (Grades 3-12)

Fact Finding Frenzy (Grades 1-6)

Interactive Timeline

Eye on Idioms (Grades 3-5)


Grammar/Spelling

Grammar Workshop

Quia Spelling Bee

Wacky Web Tales

BBC Spellits

Word Central

Fact Monster Grammar

Construct-a-Word


Art

The Art Zone

The Scribbler

Art Detective

Art Express

Cartoon Critters

Inside Art

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Fact Monster Art


Reference & Homework Help

Merriam-Webster Dictionary

Thesaurus.com

Discovery Education

Fact Monster

NCLive.org (Ask a Librarian)

Biography.com

Sampson Clinton Public Library World Book Online

Khan Academy

Quizlet

Drillster

NC Wise Owl

Sampson Community College Library

History.com

Teacher Approved Websites

Guidance Websites

Career Search

CareerExploring.net  Career Coaching for Students - This program helps students who haven’t yet found their passion or determined their major.  Workshops, one-on-one coaching, or parent led sessions can help your child explore potential careers through career-matching assessments.  


vaview.vt.edu  Take the Career Key test for $7.95.


livecareer.com  Online free career interest inventory with 100 questions; $24.95 to get a premium report and $39.95 to get a deluxe report…lots of advertising.


cappex.com  A free service that tells students which colleges are interested in them before they apply. It not only helps set realistic expectations, but also broadens students’ awareness of college opportunities.


careers.org  Links to thousands of career reference sites, organized geographically, alphabetically and by job family.  


College Search

excelmag.com and christianconnector.com  For high school students, giving them valuable information concerning Christian higher education.


collegeView.com  A comprehensive Christian college search which allows students to search exclusively for NACCAP and CCCU member colleges and universities. Provides resources in the areas of college search, financial aid, application process, campus life, careers, and majors.


ecampusTours.com  Take virtual tours of 1,200 colleges and universities


collegesurfing.com  Helps students explore the best postsecondary schools for their needs.


Admissions.com  Offers parents and educators useful tools, tips and information about the college admissions process.


anycollege.com Utilize this college and university search tool to discover the school of your dreams based on criteria you select, such as location, school type, degree programs offered, religious affiliation, and available sports programs.


collegeandcarrerready.org  This site by the testmaker ACT is designed for young adults, ages 15-25, with tools and tips to help in college and career planning.


collegebound.net  This site provides general information on all aspects of the college selection process.  It has a good explanation of the financial aid process, tips on getting recruited by coaches, advice on writing the essay, and SAT and ACT strategies.  


ctcl.org  This is a site originally developed by Loren Pope and his team who research which colleges are found to be “colleges that change lives” based on Pope’s book of the same name.   


Whatwilltheylearn.com  Find out the answer to the question, “When I head off to college, what will I learn?” This site helps you get behind the glitz of websites, and glossy marketing literature.


mycollegeoptions.com   Free interactive college admissions planning program created by the National Research Center for college and university admissions.  


collegeispossible.org  This site provides information for preparing, selecting and then paying for college.  


mapping-your-future.org  This site provides a variety of tools to help you plan for the future including career information.  


naccap.org  This site will lead you to a variety of Christian colleges.  


christiancollegesearch.com  christiancollegementor.org campuslifecollegeguide.com   Good sites for searching Christian colleges.  


petersons.com  This site provides a good college search and comparisons.  


usnews.com/sections/education  Ranks high schools, colleges, universities, graduate schools, financial aid, and testing.  


Comprehensive (search/apply/financial aid/testing)

collegeboard.com  This site offers information on the PSAT, SAT, SAT I & IIs, & AP tests.  You can also sign up to get an SAT question of the day emailed to you.  There are 5 focuses on the site:  College Board tests (information, dates, registration, sending scores); planning for college, college search, apply to college (online application and advice about essays) and paying for college (including a financial aid estimator, scholarship search and CSS Profile).  


act.org  This site offers loads of information on the Explore, PLAN, & ACT.  It is also a great source for college financial aid research.  


collegedata.com  Helps you conduct a college search, qualify for college admission, find financial aid, and apply for a student loan.   


collegenet.com  This site offers scholarship search along with providing college resources.  


princetonreview.com  This site gives loads of general information about the entire process and offers a recruiting service.  It contains a wealth of resources and references.  There are four focuses:  research, SAT & ACT tests, applications and paying for college including a financial aid estimator and scholarship search.  It provides brief descriptions of “The Best 351 Colleges.”  They also have their prep courses of which they encourage you to take.  


christiancollegeguide.net  Guides you through finding and choosing a college, paying for it, and much more


embark.com  Research, apply and finance


Financial Aid

fianaid.org/finaid  This is an excellent free scholarship search data base.  


nextstudent.org  This site offers good and up to date advice about student loans.  


finaid.org  FinAid is a guide to understanding the various types of financial aid available and provides calculators to help you estimate how much money you will need for college.  There is also a “Financial Aid to Do List” to help you get organized.  This also provides Title IV and Profile codes, needed as you complete the financial aid forms.  This website also contains a great deal of useful information about the financial aid process and types of aid available.  


scholarships.com  This site offers scholarships by category.  


fastweb.com  If you register with FastWeb, this service will email you with scholarships that match your criteria.  One of the most up to date scholarship data bases, and is completely free!  


800headstart.com  This site is the home of the “world’s largest and oldest private sector scholarship database,” the culmination of 25 years of research.  It’s updated constantly.


freshinfo.com  This site contains over 2,000 sources of scholarships, grants, and fellowships for college & university students.  It also provides information on internships and much more.  


theoldschool.org  The Financial Aid Resource Center provides a free newsletter and offers discussions on financial aid concerns.  


salliemae.com  These are for-profit organizations that have user-friendly sites offering lots of helpful information about planning for the cost of college, as well as information about types of loans and repayment schedules.   


ftc.gov/opa/1996/09/scholar.shtm  The Federal Trade Commission Scholarship Scam generates a list of suspicious scholarship opportunities.  Note that if it seems too good to be true, it is.  


fafsa.ed.gov  This is FAFSA on the web (the free financial aid form required by all colleges).  You will need to acquire a PIN and you can apply for the “Free Application for Federal Student Aid” online.  You & your parents must fill out the FAFSA form ASAP after January 1 of your senior year.  


Military

If you are interested in ROTC scholarships, visit the following websites that will provide you with the necessary application materials and a list of the participating colleges and universities:   

Air Force:  afrotc.com/home.html; Army:  armyrotc.com; Navy and Marines:  cnet.navy.mil/nrotc.html


Student Athlete

Eligibilitycenter.org  Visit this site by the end of your junior year to complete the NCAA Initial-Eligibility form, a requirement for student athletes interested in playing Division I or II sports.  

ncac.org  National Collegiate Athletic Association:  Official Web site for the NCAA  

naia.org  National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics:  Official Web site of the NAIA  

collegecoach.com  Helps student athletes search for schools and scholarships and allows your profile to be viewed by coaches.  You will receive updates on which schools have viewed your profile.  

hevanet.com/imbh/  Scholar Athlete Information:  A matching service for student athletes  

universitysports.com  University Sports Program specializes in helping student athletes contact college coaches.  


Testing

fairtest.org  Find over 760 colleges and universities that do not use the SAT or ACT to admit a substantial numbers of students.  


kaplan.com  This site gives information about all Kaplan services including area SAT & ACT prep classes.  


Other:

If you are considered a “gap” year between high school and college, check out gapyear.com, and missionyear.org.


Liveabove.com You can search for all college campus ministries at this site.


assessyourself.org  A free test of Christian character, love for God, spiritual gifts, obstacles to growth, worldview, and other tests as well.


mymajors.com  Take the short “mymajors” quiz and find your “best fit” college majors.   


Collegesupplement.com  College applicant’s online multimedia supplement that enables your application to stand out during the application process.