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InfoCenter for Kids - (Preschool/Grades K - 5)

Search Engines and Web Directories for Kids

Ask for Kids     Awesome Library

IPL Kidspace     Yahoo for Kids

Can't find a dictionary? Word Central to the rescue! Find word definitions - and even add to a silly word list created by other kids or learn to write in a special code.
scholastic bookflix
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Or get storytime at home!

Scholastic BookFlix is a new online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. The engaging way to link fact and fiction, BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.
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Links by Subject from NCPL
Biography Resources Facts/Reference Society and Government
New Book of Knowledge Biographies
Encyclopedia Americana Profiles
EBSCO Student Research Center
Fact Monster
Those Were the Days
Current Events
Writing & Grammar Just for Fun Home and Family
Research & Style Manual
Works Cited - Grades 1-6
Grammar Gorillas
Chess Games Gardening
Science and Math History/Geography Books
Science Fair Ideas
History & U.S. Presidents
State Information
Good Reads
Book lists by grades and subject, lists
of Award winning books, and recommended
sites for books and children.

Book Adventure
Sponsored by Sylvan Learning, Book Adventure is a free reading motivation program for children in grades K-8.
Animals and other Living Creatures
The Adventures of Herman
How to make a worm bin with a special section for teachers.
The Constellations and Their Stars
Current Events
Scholastic News Zone
For grades 2-6. News, lesson plans, games, quizzes, movies, TV, music and sports.

Time for Kids
Companion web site to the Time for Kids Magazine.
Weather and Environment
From National Ocean and Atmospheric Association
Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government for Kids
Information arranged by grade with a special section for parents and teachers and has a good site index to help you find what you need.

Department of Treasury for Kids
Includes links to several government sites for kids including the U.S. Mint, and the Bureau of Engraving and printing.

FDA Kids Home Page
Interactive lessons and games teach children about animals, food safety, medical devices, and vaccines.

First Gov for Kids
Developed and maintained by the Federal Consumer Information Center. Provides links to federal government sites for kids and a selection of the best kid sites from other organizations.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Resources by grade level. Includes weather, climate change, earth science, oceanography, and space.

United Nations CyberSchoolBus
United Nations children's web site explains the origin and function of the United Nations. Included are curriculum suggestions for teachers. Students can e-mail questions to ambassadors of different countries asking about their governmental policies.

A+ Math

Figure This! Math Challenges for Families
Games flashcards, worksheets and a homework helper.

Brain Teasers from Kids Place
Challenges for families for classrooms. New questions posted each Wednesday for three different grade groups.

Fresh Baked Fractions
Have fun learning about fractions.
Links for Parents
Books to Read in Kindergarten
A list of 100 books for parents to read with young children. Includes both classics and new favorites.

Great Web Sites for Kids
The American Library Association recommends age appropriate web sites. Some really great suggestions here.

Critical Evaluation Information
Critical evaluation surveys for students and teachers and more practical information.

Evaluating Web Sites
Practical advice for evaluating web resources.
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