Tutoring Websites

Tutoring Websites

Math and Science Resources:
Khan Academy is a great resource containing several video tutorials for everything from Algebra to Statistics, Calculus to Chemistry. Easy to follow and understand! www.khanacademy.com

Interact Math is a companion site for several Math textbooks used here at SLCC and provides step-by-step assistance with chapters and review problems in the book: www.interactmath.com

Hawkes TV is a companion site for Math courses using the Hawkes Learning System. It provides video tutorials specific to the Hawkes Math textbooks: tv.hawkeslearning.com

The University of Houston has another great video tutorial website that features PowerPoints, practice problems, and other course materials: http://online.math.uh.edu

 

English/Writing Resources:
The Owl at Purdue is an essential tool for MLA and APA formatting, citation, and grammar issues: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl

This site by Bedford St. Martin’s Handbook makes it quick and easy to find out how to cite nearly any source or reference you may be using for your essay. Select from the drop down list to see the appropriate citation format.

MLA: http://bcs.bedfordstmartins.com/resdoc5e/res5e_ch08_s1-0011.html

APA: http://bcs.bedfordstmartins.com/resdoc5e/RES5e_ch09_s1-0002.html

The UNC Writing Center’s website has numerous guides to tackling issues that come up at all stages of the writing process (brainstorming, developing a thesis, rhetoric, proofreading, grammar and mechanics, etc.): http://writingcenter.unc.edu/resources/handouts-demos

For ESL students, there are numerous websites that address common questions and issues that arise in the learning and use of English:
http://www.eslpartyland.com/
http://www.manythings.org/
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/engagement/3/