Berkeley Heights Public Schools Summer Assignments Lists:
America’s News – Explore and stay informed on local & national topics, people & events in areas such as business, health, education, jobs & careers, political and social issues
AtoZ Maps Online: World, country, US & special maps; flags of the world and more
Brainfuse HelpNow: live tutoring, test prep, job and career resources (provided by the NJ State Library and available through June 30, 2022)
CreativeBug: Online art & craft video classes
Explora Secondary Schools – Search for books, journal & encyclopedia articles and more for students. Also browse by subject areas, including current issues
Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center : Career profiles and advice
Fiero Code : Self-guided online software program that teaches coding through tutorials and dozens of real-world projects such as building websites, apps, video games, animations and more
Job & Career Accelerator: Training for job seekers
LinkedIn Learning: (formerly Lynda.com) Online courses in software, business & creative skills. PIN = last 4 digits of phone #
New York Times: receive free access to nytimes.com for 24 hours
Novelist: Book/author info, reading lists & discussion questions; for Teen books, select the Teen tab under “Recommended Reading Lists” or “I’m in the mood for books…”
Pronunciator: With 163 languages, Pronunciator’s methodology combines interactive techniques (e.g. virtual coaching, pronunciation analysis), and proven old-school methods (e.g. audio lessons, scored quizzes).
Rosetta Stone: Online language immersion courses for 30 languages
You may also be interested in the library’s History , Literature , Newspaper , and Science databases. Click here to view additional useful databases.