Websites for Kids

Check out these great websites for kids.  Please let me know if you have any to add to the list. 

 

Modern China

Various Facts

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/places/find/china/

http://www.ducksters.com/geography/country.php?country=China

http://www.china-family-adventure.com/china-facts.html

http://kids.yahoo.com/reference/world-factbook/country/ch--China

Geography

http://www.kidport.com/RefLib/WorldGeography/China/China.htm

http://encyclopedia.kids.net.au/page/ge/Geography_of_China

http://www.yourchildlearns.com/china_history_geography.htm

http://www.chinatravel.com/facts/chinese-culture-and-history/traditions-and-custom/

http://www.timeforkids.com/destination/china

http://www.atozkidsstuff.com/china.html

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/asia/china/

Language/Writing

http://www.char4u.com/article_info.php?articles_id=2

http://www.todaytranslations.com/language-history/chinese

http://www.chineselanguageguide.com/facts/history/

http://www.alsintl.com/resources/languages/Chinese/

Daily Life

http://library.thinkquest.org/20443/g_way_of_life.html

http://www.whatkidscando.org/china_site/index.html

http://library.thinkquest.org/CR0212302/china.html

Culture

http://www.ehow.com/info_8056522_chinese-culture-kids.html#page=0

Ancient Egypt
 

http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/egypt/

http://www.ancientegypt.co.uk/menu.html

 

 


Thanks to our troops!
http://www.letssaythanks.com/Home1024.html

Ways YOU Can Help the Environment
http://www.eco-pros.com/waysyoucanhelp.htm

http://pbskids.org/zoom/activities/action/way04.html

http://www.epa.gov/kids/you.htm

http://www.kidsecologycorps.org/howhlp.html

http://www.icanstopglobalwarming.com/Kids_you_can_help_too.aspx

Research (Search Engines)
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/biomes/


www.yahooligans.com
www.askjeevesforkids.com
http://www.timeforkids.com/TFK/index.html
http://www.aolatschool.com/elementary/search/browse.adp

http://cybersleuth-kids.com/
http://sunsite.berkeley.edu/KidsClick!/
http://encarta.msn.com/
http://www.ithaki.net/kids/
http://www.awesomelibrary.org/student.html

Just for Fun
www.funbrain.com
www.puzzlemaker.com
http://www.sportsline.com/u/kids
www.eduplace.com
www.brainquest.com
http://www.vella-zarb.com/thomas/rebuses.html
http://www.braingle.com/games/index.php
http://sunsite.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/searchkids.pl?searchtype=subject&keywords=games+general&title=Games+General
http://www.learningplanet.com/

Reading

Aesop's Fables online:
http://www.umass.edu/aesop/
Enjoy this fun and interactive Dr. Seuss site:
http://www.seussville.com
Learn all about different books and authors:
http://www.kidsreads.com
Book reviews written by and for kids:
http://www.kidsbookshelf.com
http://www.worldreading.org

Writing

All about poetry:
http://www.poetry4kids.com
http://www.poetryexpress.org
http://www.kyrene.k12.az.us/schools/brisas/sunda/poets/poetry2.htm
Merriam-Webster Student Dictionary:
http://www.wordcentral.com
Merriam-Webster Thesaurus:
http://www.m-w.com/thesaurus.htm
Grammar Handbook:
http://www.english.uiuc.edu/cws/wworkshop/grammar_handbook
Paragraphs:
http://www2.actden.com/Writ_Den/Tips/paragrap/
Writing Tips:
http://depts.gallaudet.edu/englishworks/


Math

http://www.coolmath.com
http://www.edu4kids.com/math/
http://www.mathcats.com
http://www.aaamath.com/
http://www.aplusmath.com

Create Geometry patterns and designs
http://www.arcytech.org/java/patterns/patterns_j.shtml


Identify and classify polygons
http://www.eduplace.com/math/mathsteps/3/a/index.html

Tangrams
http://enchantedmind.com/puzzles/tangram/tangram.html

Fractions
http://www.visualfractions.com/index.htm

Patterns (Lite-Brite)
http://www.sfpg.com/animation/liteBrite.html

Graphing
http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/Graphing/

Medieval Problem Solving Adventure
http://library.thinkquest.org/4471/

Mad Minutes Online
http://www.sadlier-oxford.com/math/mathgames/mad_minute_game/navigation3.htm

Multiplication Flash Cards
http://www.quia.com/jfc/266.html
 
Multiplication Baseball
http://www.funbrain.com/math/

 

Multiplication Concentration
http://www.aplusmath.com/Games/Concentration/Multiplication_Concentration.html


Lemonade Larry
Help Larry to sell lemonade.  Use your multiplication facts to find the price of different amounts of lemonade.
http://www.prongo.com/lemon/index.html

Farmstand
Go shopping at the farm.  Use multiplication and addition facts to find out the total amount for apples and eggs combined.
http://www.kidsplaypark.com/games/farm/

Spacey Math
http://www.learningplanet.com/sam/sm/index.asp
Use this interactive site to practice multiplication and division facts.

Math Journey
Travel around the world by answering math problems.
http://www.quia.com/mathjourney.cgi

Math Tunnel Blaster
http://www.playkidsgames.com/games/tunnel/multiply.htm#



Social Studies
www.kids.gov
http://bensguide.gpo.gov
http://www.congressforkids.net
http://www.50states.com
http://www.ipl.org/youth/stateknow
http://www.whitehouse.gov/kids
http://teacher.scholastic.com/scholasticnews/indepth/election1/activities/quiz/index.asp

Science
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/biomes/
http://www.kidsplanet.org/
http://www.equipped.org/kidsrvl.htm
http://www.billnye.com
http://www.ieee.com/museum
http://www.exploratorium.edu/explore
http://www.learner.org/exhibits/parkphysics

http://www.hhmi.org/coolscience
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/kids
http://yahooligans.yahoo.com/content/animals/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/animals/
http://school.discovery.com/schooladventures/animalcams/
http://sunsite.berkeley.edu/KidsClick!/midanim.html
http://www.ars.usda.gov/is/kids/


Animal Behaviors
http://search.yahooligans.yahoo.com/search/ligans?p=animal+behavior

The Great Plant Escape
http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/gpe/


Consumer Reports for Kids
http://www.zillions.org



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