Cool Websites

Games:

Free Rice -This website donates rice through the World Hunger Program for every question you get right! You can take quizzes for all different subjects including languages, geography, and more.

Funderstanding Coaster – design your own roller coaster

Lumosity – Brain games and brain training

Nobel Prize – games and simulations, based on Nobel Prize-awarded achievements

Physics Games – A collection of physics-based games

 

Trivia and Facts:

Guinness World Records – the official site of the Guinness World Records

International Movie Database (IMDb) -A great online reference for entertainment. This website and filmography, awards, trivia and more about all your favorite celebrities

Library of Congress – Extensive online exhibitions of historic photographs and documents

The Museum of Hoaxes – The Hoax Museum blog, exploring dubious claims and mischief of all kinds

Snopes – The definitive Internet reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation

Sporcle – online trivia quizzes about Geography, History, Sports, Music, TV and more

Today In History – Discover what happened today in history

 

Teen Magazines:

Girl’s Life -get all the breaking news on your favorite celebrities, fashion, and more!

NextStepU – Get advice to help with college planning, finding college majors, and applying for free college scholarships.

Rookie – an online publication for teenage girls

Teen Ink – the online magazine for teen writers. You an submit your work and read other teens’ writing!

Henrietta Public Library has these magazines in the Teen Corner:

Dicovery Girls – this website contains fun activities and blogs from the Discovery Girls girls.

Glitter – is the magazine for girls who rock! Topics you can explore on their website are celebs, how-to, interviews, real people, and more!

J-14 – get all the latest news on your favorite teen celebs

Justine – this magazine has sections on fit & fab, books, style, and more! Check it out!

Mad – MAD magazine tackles current issues in entertainment through fun and unique ways. This magazine was first published in 1952 and is still popular today

Seventeen – this website includes quizzes, tips, articles, and more about all the teen topics that matter to you.

Teen Graffiti – the goal of this magazine (and its website) is to share the voices of real teens who have thoughts on issues that matter.

Teen Vogue – this magazine focuses on news for these topics: fashion, entertainment, beauty, and my life (meaning your lives).

And coming soon….

Entertainment Weekly (EW) – all the entertainment news you need! Includes sections on movies, TV, music, books, and more!

Make – a magazine for DIY projects, How-Tos, crafts and other things you might want to accomplish!

Xbox – the most up-to-date news, reviews, and guides for video games!

 

Teen Reading:

Epic Reads – this website is solely focused on teen reads and recommendations. Check out their blog and book giveaways, too.

Reading Rants – this website’s goal is to create “out of the ordinary” teen book lists for you to enjoy! Reading Rants has reviews and book lists, including, Home Fries, Slacker Fiction, Fanging Around, and more!

Teen Reads -this website has a ton of reviews on teen books with news on new books. One thing worth looking at is their Ultimate Reading lists for teens, which contains an impressive 400 books!

 

Sports Websites:

ESPN – Get all your favorite sports news here

Major League Baseball -Get up-to-date news on the official website of Major League Baseball

Major League Soccer -The official website of major League Soccer

National Basketball Association -the official website of the NBA

National Football League-the official website of the NFL

National Hockey League -the official website of the NHL

Olympics -get current news about the Olympics

US Women’s Soccer -the official website of the US Women’s Soccer team

Women’s National Basketball Association -the official website of the WNBA


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