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Animal Cams - Animal cams at the National Zoo Animals - National Geographic Frogs - All about frogs for kids and teachers National Zoo - Tour the zoo, look at the animals Polar Bear Facts Wild Animal Facts - Hosted by Western North Carolina Nature Center and has printable fact sheets. Wolf Park - A non-profit wildlife education and research facility located in Indiana. ART/MUSIC
KinderCrafts - Craft projects for preschool and kindergarten children. Music History - Hear & learn about classical music. INDIANA
County Info - detailed census info Indiana General Assembly
JUST FOR FUN
Clifford Games Fun Brain - Educational games galore! Junie B. Jones - Online activities with this popular children's book character. Magic Tree House - Online activities related to the book series by Mary Pope Osborne. PBS for Kids - Sesame Street, Between the Lions, Barney, etc. Crossword Puzzle Maker - to make & print puzzles Typing Games
Spelling City Scholastic - language arts activities for youngsters Activities for ESL Students - Thousands of exercises and puzzles to help learn English as a Second Language. Manythings.org - A fun study site for learners of English as a Second Language Shel Silverstein - a very funny poet Jack Prelutsky - another very funny poet
ArithmAttack - How many computer generated arithmetic problems can you answer in 60 seconds? Hooda Math - Lots of good math games Math is Fun - Good for upper elementary, includes geometry & measurement. Bitesize Math Magician Games
Stop The Clock 1 Stop The Clock 2 Stop The Clock 3 Stop The Clock 4 Bang on Time - medium game to practice telling time (can be played slower or faster).
Old Farmer's Almanac - Current month calendar Scholastic News - for grades 3-6 Time for Kids - On-line news magazine The Wabash Plain Dealer - A local newspaper. The Weather Channel - Weather information and forecasts for U.S. cities and International cities. Tween Tribute - Great news site for kids.
READING & WRITING
Arthur - Just click on Arthur, DW, or one of the other characters to read stories, print coloring pages, etc. Between the Lions - A PBS site that promotes reading. Clifford The Big Red Dog - Interactive storybooks and phonics fun for early readers. Dr. Seuss' Seussville - Dr. Seuss's playground in cyberspace. Kids' After School Clubhouse - Targeted for grades 3-8, this site includes a brain-teaser, a reading contest, a weekly word find, online games, and more. Starfall - Reading and Phonics. Online Practice and Games
Ask Jeeves for Kids - The fastest and easiest way for kids to find answers on the Web. Biographical Dictionary - Over 20,000 biographies Encyclopedia Britannica - Online encyclopedia Inventor Archives - Information about inventors and inventions Library Spot - All sorts of reference materials Merriam Webster Online - Dictionary, thesaurus, word games World Almanac for Kids
Amazing Space - Great games that teach astronomy Cells Alive - This is a free online, award-winning library of virtual cells. Cool Science for Curious Kids - The name says it all. Exploratorium ExploraNet - Kids can get lots of hands-on science at this interactive museum. Kids' Astronomy - Astronomy and space for kids NASA for Kids - Kids can learn about Space Pioneers and Astronauts and play space games and puzzles. Space Place - Space activities from NASA Volcano World - Volcano info, pictures, games Windows to the Universe - a great astronomy site
Ancient Egypt - Egyptian life and more Countries of the World - Information about countries around the world. Distinguished Women of Past and Present - Biographies of prominent women in historySocial Studies For Kids
American Presidents - American Presidents: Life Portraits. Ben's Guide to U.S. Government - For kids (and the rest of us, too) Explore the Amazing World of Early America - Explore Early America through period newspapers, maps, magazines, etc. Geography Quiz - Find places on the map Presidents of the United States (POTUS) - Background information, election results, cabinet members, notable events, etc. Sheppard Software Interactive Map - Place the states in their correct location on the map Stately Knowledge - Basic facts of any state in the union Whitehouse for Kids - History, tours, traditions, pets, etc Statetris - fun Tetris-like game of fitting the continental states on the map