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It must be remembered that the purpose of education is not to fill the minds of students with facts... it is to teach them to think, if that is possible, and always to think for themselves.

-- Robert Hutchins

I have not forgotten about the 7th to 12th graders out there. Here are some great sites about writing academic research papers and about some American writers that I would recommend to enhance your learning. Enjoy.

--Miss Huynh

Research Papers
Critical Reading: A Guide
A guide to getting the most out of every reading.
Writing the Research Paper
A very comprehensive and detailed guide to writing academic research paper.
Answers all your possible questions about plagiarism.
American Writers
The Scarlet Letter
Read The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne online--one of my favorite novels.
American Writers and American Writers II
Provides information on many writers along with video archives and photo galleries as resources.
Contemporary American Literature
Discusses several 20th century writers and the genres and regionalism that seperates their writings.
Glossary of Literary Terms
A wonderful glossary of terms every English student should know.
The Word Detective
Articles on the etymology of words and/or phrases in the English language.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Research a career as a writer or editor.
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