Homework Help



ZooWhiz

This resource is also available to Murrindindi Shire members
ZooWhiz has awesome graphics, fun rewards and cool animals help create a motivational learning environment where students can truly excel. ZooWhiz draws its educational content from a bank of over 17,000 carefully-crafted, curriculum-correlated learning activities covering maths, punctuation, spelling, grammar, vocabulary, phonics and reading for children ages 5 to 15. All ZooWhiz accounts are completely portable - children can access the same account at home, in the library and even on an iPad. ZooWhiz also gives parents access to their child's results via a separate parent account, and provides the tools to identify and respond to each child's individual learning needs.
Click here to access ZooWhiz


Yes, Teach Me
This resource is also available to Murrindindi Shire members
Yes, Teach Me is a new online resource for school children. Children as young as six years old can benefit from Yes, Teach Me. The idea of Yes, Teach Me is to improve scientific literacy and numeracy skills. With more than 3,000 animated lessons and 30,000 online assessments, the program is connected to topics within the Australian national curriculum. This is a wonderful tool to encourage children, particularly those who may find classroom learning difficult, and children can work at their own pace. Click here to access Yes, Teach Me


KHAN Academy
The Khan Academy is an organization on a mission. We're a not-for-profit with the goal of changing education for the better by providing a free world-class education for anyone anywhere. All of the site's resources are available to anyone. It doesn't matter if you are a student, teacher, home-schooler, principal, adult returning to the classroom after 20 years, or a friendly alien just trying to get a leg up in earthly biology. The Khan Academy's materials and resources are available to you completely free of charge. Click here to access KHAN Academy


Grammatikus
This resource is also available to Murrindindi Shire members
Grammatikus is an online game that helps teach English grammar and improve student results. Grammatikus is the name of a hero, the name of a story, and the name of a game.
Students of all abilities become the central character of the story, as they embark on a personal journey in a world of mystery and adventure to learn and achieve more. Please note that parents need to register their children to use this program.
Click here to access Grammatikus


Homework Help at the Library

Ivanhoe Library Homework HelpFree English tuition and essay review from a VCE survivor and experienced tutor Alex. Register your interest (or just turn up) for free tutoring in VCE English, English Literature and Essay writing skills at the Ivanhoe Library 3rd floor meeting space, 1.00pm - 5.00pm every Saturday.

Lalor Library Homework Help: weekly sessions every Thursday 3.30pm - 5.00pm, during the school termf.  For more information contact Lalor Library 9465 2353.

Watsonia Library Homework Help: free tutoring for primary school students on Tuesdays 3.30 - 5.00pm (All subjects).  
Maths, physics and chemistry tutoring for secondary and tertiary students on Tuesdays and Thursdays 3.30 - 5.00pm (School term only.)  
Bookings required.  For more information contact Watsonia Library 9435 2397.

Diamond Valley Library Homework Help: weekly sessions on Mondays from 3.30pm - 5.00pm for primary and secondary school students during school term with a qualified teacher. For more information contact Diamond Valley Library on 9434 3809.

Eltham Library Homework HelpWednesdays 4.30pm – 6.00pm during school term. VCE English help with an experienced English teacher. Come along with your outline, texts and stationary. No bookings required.

Mill Park Library Homework Help: weekly sessions on Thursdays from 4.00pm - 5.00pm. Free tutors available for secondary school students during school term. For more information contact Mill Park Library on 9437 8189.
 

Don't forget: you can also get help with research at your local library branch. Visit us in person or contact us.