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For Kids

Search Engines for Kids

www.kids.yahoo.comYahoo for Kids, an easy and safe way for kids to do websearches.
http://www.ipl.org/div/kidspace/Kidspace @ The Internet Public Library, this is a site that allows children to ask all kinds of reference questions and get their answers quickly.
http://www.kidsclick.org/KidsClick! This is a search engine for children designed by librarians
http://www.ala.org/The American Library Association for Library Services for Children, this is yet another search engine designed by librarians to make searching easier and safer for kids.

Literature Links

http://pbskids.org/PBS Kids educational links to literature and other fun and exciting topics
http://www.invent.org/National Inventors Hall of Fame the hall of fame of inventors. Kids like this. I guess.
http://www.afgen.com/history.htmlAfrican Genesis this is a website entirely devoted to the history of African-American people. It has the Bear seal of approval for coolness.
http://www2.lhric.org/pocantico/womenenc/womenenc.htmChildren’s Encyclopedia of Women this site allows kids to learn interesting things about the fascinating women throughout history.
http://www.s9.com/Biographical Dictionary this site allows children access to the biographies of over 28,000 people
http://www.americaslibrary.gov/aa/index.phpAmerica’s Story from America’s Library allows kids to learn about the American explorers, politicians, inventors, and all around fascinating people from America’s history.

Social Studies

http://www.flags.net/World Flag Database search engine to learn about the flags of the world
https://www.cia.gov/library/World Factbook an awe inspiring and amazingly helpful cache of information on every country in the world.
http://www.libraryspot.com/Library Spot a site with encyclopedias, maps, and everything a kid needs to complete a social studies project.

Homeschooling Resources

http://www.teacherpathfinder.org/Teacher Pathfinder an educational internet village full of helpful suggestions for homeschooling parents
http://www.theswap.com/Homeschooling Curriculum Swap a site for homeschooling educators to swap and discuss curriculum
http://www.eduplace.com/Education Place online resource for homeschooling educators for pre-K to 8th grade. Includes games, activities, and textbook support


http://mathforum.org/dr.math/dr-math.htmlDr. Math students from elementary to college age can ask Dr. Math questions and get online help with their mathematical dilemmas
http://www.coolmath.com/Cool Math a website full of games and activities for those who love math
http://www.learner.org/interactives/dailymath/Math in Daily Life teaches kids about the practical everyday use of math and science.
http://www.math.com/Math.com the entire world of math at your fingertips
http://math2.org/Math2 educational website for those studying mathematics in both English and Spanish


http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/k-4/index.htmlNASA for Kids awesome space oriented website for students K-4
http://www.planetscapes.com/Planetscapes website devoted to stars, planets, and our solar system
http://nationalzoo.si.edu/National Zoo Smithsonian’s zoo site devoted to amazing animals and plants
http://www.nyelabs.com/Bill Nye the Science Guy site full of ides for experiments and demos for the mad scientist in all of us
http://www.mantyweb.com/MantyWeb unique educational site for students of all ages.

This page was last modified on August 12 2011