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Web Resources for Teens

Annotation:Resources to help you succeed with financial aid and scholarships, testing, going to college (or not) and finding a job.

Annotation:Websites for local volunteer opportunities.

Annotation:Award given to ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults, ages 12 through 18.

Annotation:Each year, YALSA's Amazing Audiobooks committee selects and annotates an annual list of notable audio recordings significant to young adults from those released in the past two years.

Annotation:he YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction honors the best nonfiction book published for young adults (ages 12-18).

Annotation:The award was created to give teens in WA state a voice in deciding the best literature aimed at their age group.

Annotation:The William C. Morris YA Debut Award, first awarded in 2009, honors a debut book published by a first-time author writing for teens and celebrating impressive new voices in young adult literature.

Annotation:The Michael L. Printz Award annually honors the best book written for teens, based entirely on its literary merit, each year.

Annotation:Reviews by two book lovers who both review the same book.

Annotation:Reviews of the latest YA books.

Annotation:826 Seattle is a nonprofit writing and tutoring center dedicated to helping youth, ages six to 18...

Annotation:A community where students can share their writing, connect with other readers, and discover new stories and authors.

Annotation:Features “fiction, essays and poems by America’s teens.” Students in grades 6 through 12 may submit work and receive a personal response from the editors of Merlyn’s Pen.

Annotation:Teen Ink is a monthly print magazine and website written by teens, for teens. Submit reviews on books, television shows, music, and/or movies; post creative writing and artwork; and read what other teens have written.

Annotation:Provides links to many different writing contests, plus offers tips and tools for young writers and resources on getting your work published.

Annotation:Citation Creation is a free to use online citation tool to create and format MLA, APA and Chicago styles easily, with helpful examples.

Annotation:Get homework help from CliffsNotes literature notes and study guides, covering literature, Shakespeare, biology, chemistry, math, calculus, history, and much more!

Annotation:Students can make use of our extensive video library, interactive challenges, and assessments from any computer with access to the web.

Annotation:PaperRater.com is a free resource, developed and maintained by linguistics professionals and graduate students.

Annotation:Citation machine helps students and professional researchers to properly credit the information that they use.

Annotation:This website and downloadable interactive PDF are meant to provide those answers and help empower youth to understand their legal rights no matter their circumstances.

Annotation:NRS provides services for runaway and homeless youth, including a crisis line (1-800-RUNAWAY), message relays between families and runaways, and a bus ticket to get runaways back home.

Annotation:Teen Clinic is a safe, friendly, confidential place for teens to get the help they need and learn the facts.

Annotation:...where teens in crisis can ask for help and wait in safety for help to arrive.

Annotation:Sex ed for the real world for teens and young adults.

Annotation:Teen Link is a local organization that provides support and counseling for teens who are dealing with violence, drug or alcohol abuse, family or relationship problems, or are contemplating suicide.

Annotation:Pacific Science Center inspires a lifelong interest in science, math and technology by engaging diverse communities through interactive and innovative exhibits and programs.

Annotation:Teens (13-19 years old) can sign up for a free Teen Tix pass. The pass then entitles them to purchase $5.00 day-of-show tickets at any of our participating organizations.


Annotation:IGN is your site for Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, PC, 3DS, & iPhone games with expert reviews, news, previews, trailers, cheat codes & walkthroughs.

Annotation:A video games focus blog with reviews and clips.

Annotation:PC games, news & features.


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