Website Reviews

age 8+
 
LEARNING
Treasure trove of kid-friendly info on wide range of topics.
URL: http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/students
(2011)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Save the planet with these terrific learning activities.
URL: http://www.missmaggie.org/
(2013)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Learn about the world and its inhabitants.
URL: http://kids.nationalgeographic.com
(2007)
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age 8+
 
LEARNING
Terrific news/info resource boosts brain power.
URL: http://timeforkids.com
(2007)
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age 8+
 
LEARNING
Educational hub is a solid resource for learning.
URL: http://kids.gov
(2008)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Info-packed, interactive look at Pilgrim life.
URL: http://www.scholastic.com/scholastic_thanksgiving/
(2010)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Quirky stories bring history to life.
URL: http://www.americaslibrary.gov/
(2013)
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age 8+
 
LEARNING
Inspiring, entertaining videos from the world's brightest.
URL: http://www.ed.ted.com
(2013)
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age 8+
 
LEARNING
Nifty comic-creation tool offers positive, upbeat messages.
URL: http://www.makebeliefscomix.com/
(2013)
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age 8+
 
LEARNING
Warm, optimistic news source delivers current event updates.
URL: http://htekidsnews.com
(2013)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Amazingly rich resource helps kids become world citizens.
URL: http://www.natgeoed.org
(2013)
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age 8+
 
LEARNING
Delightfully fun talking trash game promotes conservation.
URL: http://www.naturebridge.org/garbology.php
(2014)
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age 8+
 
LEARNING
Super news site supports learning, contribution, community.
URL: http://www.youngzine.org/
(2014)
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age 8+
 
LEARNING
Super stop for conservation, community, and ocean critters.
URL: http://seaworldkids.com/
(2014)
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age 8+
 
LEARNING
Versatile site lets kids read news at their own level.
URL: https://newsela.com/
(2014)
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age 8+
 
LEARNING
Official Olympics site is safe for kids.
URL: http://www.london2012.com/
(2012)
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age 8+
 
LEARNING
Affordable housing charity shows kids how to get involved.
URL: http://www.habitat.org/youthprograms
(2012)
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age 8+
 
LEARNING
Parent-monitored site introduces kids to online shopping.
URL: http://www.virtualpiggy.com
(2013)
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age 8+
 
LEARNING
Edgy, goofy history site pushes product over past.
URL: http://horrible-histories.co.uk
(2014)
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age 8+
 
LEARNING
Book publisher's kid site has quizzes, activities, and more.
URL: http://www.capstonekids.com/index.aspx
(2014)