James I. O'Neill High School Enrichment Activities
Resources for Writing your College Essay
- Crafting an Unforgettable College Essay
- 8 Tips for Crafting Your Best College Essay
- Students Speak: How I Conquered the Application Essay
- 3 Ways to Approach Common College Essay Questions
- How to Write a College Essay
Learning Tools and Resources
New Jersey Center for Teaching and Learning (NJCTL) Offers a variety of free courses and materials in Math and Science. They also offer free materials for Computer Sciences.
PBS Learning Media -This is a FREE digital repository of tens of thousands of high-quality media resources that are made specifically for students in grades PreK-12. Their resources include videos, comprehensive lessons, interactive activities, and support materials (teaching tips, background readings, student handouts).
Bringing the Universe to America’s Classrooms -A K-12 Resource of Earth and Space Science that was created in collaboration with NASA
Common Lit -A resource that has 2000+ articles in English and Spanish for students in grades 5-12.
NewsELA -Non-fiction texts for students in grades 4-12 that are paired with activities, questions and other resources. The texts are on a variety of topics from which students and parents can choose.
Learn Zillion -3-minute videos on all different kinds of math concepts (for k-12)
Desmos -Interactive Graphing activities for math to help visualize math concepts in a variety of courses.