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Kids

More Educational Resources

Ben’s Guide to the U.S. Government
Kids aged 4-14 years and up can learn about our government, how laws are made and elections work, Ben Franklin’s life, and the importance of historical documents; and play related games.

 

Biographical Dictionary
Information about the lives of thousands of people from ancient to modern times.

 

Biz Kids
Biz Kids provides resources that teach the basics of financial literacy.

Bradshaw Foundation
The Bradshaw Foundation’s website features links to fascinating archaeological and anthropological information on rock art and other ancient discoveries.

 

Catch the Science Bug
Solve science puzzles, do your own scientific investigations, or learn more about what scientists do on the job.

CIA World Factbook
Extensive data, maps, and flags of all the countries in the world.

 

Catch the Science Bug
Solve science puzzles, do your own scientific investigations, or learn more about what scientists do on the job.

Energy Kids
Learn about energy and try some fun games and activities. Discover what energy is, where it comes from, how to use and save energy, and more! Also includes fabulous content for teachers and classrooms.

 

FBI Cyber Safety
The FBI-SOS website features six islands—one for each grade level—with age appropriate games, videos, and other interactive materials in various portals. The site covers such topics as cell phone safety, the protection of personal information, password strength, instant messaging, social networking, and online gaming safety.

 

National Geographic Kids
National Geographic’s site for young readers is one of the best resources for information about the world, its people, and its wildlife. Not only can you read the newest edition of this magazine on-line, you can check out the contests, polls, games and even virtual adventures.

 

National Inventor’s Hall of Fame
Check this site out if you have an inventor’s project for school, or if you’re just curious about some of our greatest minds.


Ocean Portal

Discover the sea through a fun-filled blog, media gallery video, or current museum happenings. Explore ocean life and amazing ocean photos. Under the Educator’s Corner, check-out lessons plans for all grades.

 

POTUS- Presidents of the United States of America
This comprehensive site on the American presidency includes biographies, speeches and writings, election results, odd facts and presidency highlights.

 

Walking with Dinosaurs

Created by the BBC, this site features individual pages with interesting facts, images and statistics on particular dinosaurs. Videos from the show are also available.