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- Book Adventure
Using Book Adventure, readers in grades K-8 not only receive the satisfaction of reading a book from cover to cover, they also earn rewards for taking online quizzes to demonstrate their comprehension of the books they’ve read.
Crayola is great for a rainy day or any day! Crayola has more than 1,000 coloring pages to offer, more than 1,000 craft ideas, information on bringing creativity to the home, and resources for educators to inspire creativity in today’s classroom.
Disney is a fun place for kids! They have games, videos, books, plus many characters and stars that will entertain and educate your kids!
- Free Book Notes
Reading Skills and Great Books for Kids. Free Book Notes is the original and largest literature study guide search engine on the web.
- Fun Brain
Funbrain, created for kids’ ages preschool through grade 8, offers more than 100 fun, interactive games that develop skills in math, reading, and literacy. Plus, kids can read a variety of popular books and comics on the site, including Diary of a Wimpy K
- JC Play Zone
The JCPlayZone website is offered by Lutheran Hour Ministries as a safe online play space for children ages 2-6 and their parents.
- Junie B. Jones
Welcome to the official Junie B. Jones website! Play games and activities with Junie B. Jones or take the Junie B. Jones trivia quiz!
- Kaboose Fun School
Learn while you play! Get fun online games and easy-to-print activity pages for all ages!
- Kids Click
KidsClick! is a web search site designed for kids by librarians – with kid-friendly results!
- Kids Play Park
With several thousand game titles and growing, PrimaryGames strives to bring our users the best gaming sites on the web. We hope you enjoy visiting our sites
Kids.gov is the official kids’ portal for the U.S. government. It links to over 2,000 web pages from government agencies, schools, and educational organizations, all geared to the learning level and interest of kids.
- Magic Tree House
MagicTreeHouse.com is committed to providing a safe and secure online experience for children between the ages 6–12, but is open to all ages. The Magic Tree House series has long been a staple of classrooms around the world.
Take a bite out of crime with scruff McGruff!
- National Geographic Kids
The National Geographic Kids dares you to explore! Learn fun filled facts about about the planet since along with cool games.
- Nick Jr
NickJr.com is THE place for online kids’ games and kids activities! Kids, parents, preschoolers, and everyone in your family who loves Nick Jr. TV shows will find hundreds of online kids games, kids crafts, and coloring pages.
- Pauly's Game Room
Pauly’s game room provides all kinds of fun and whacky games and activities!
- PBS Kids
PBS KIDS is committed to making a positive impact on the lives of children through curriculum-based entertainment.
- Play Kids Games
Play Kids Games provides free online kids games that are both fun and educational. Aimed at ages pre-K through middle school, Play Kids Games offers kids a safe environment to discover their abilities and learn new skills with interactive and fun computer
- Primary Games
PrimaryGames.com is one of the fastest growing gaming companies on the web and has been entertaining both children and adults since 2000. With several thousand game titles and growing, PrimaryGames.com strives to bring our users the best gaming sites on t
- Scholastic Stacks
THE STACKS is Scholastic’s site about books and reading for kids, where you can create profiles and interact with other kids about books, authors, etc. in a safe environment.
The official home of Dr. Seuss on the Web—is the place for children of all ages to play and learn with Dr. Seuss’s wonderfully whimsical books and classic characters.
- The Gamequarium
The Gamequarium is the site that swims with learning fun! Your kids, of all ages, will love learning using these game, activities, videos, ebooks, and printables.
- The Learning Planet
The Learning Planet gives parents and teachers a treasure chest of online learning resources and your kids will have access to hundreds of learning activities.
- TIME for Kids
TIME For Kids is a weekly classroom news magazine that motivates kids to read! Issues cover a wide range of real-world topics kids love to learn about – and it’s the best nonfiction text you’ll find!
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Trivia and Quizzes
- Children's Trivia
Welcome to the Children’s Trivia category. This category is basically for children between the ages of six and twelve.
- Lord of the Ring's Quiz
This is a Lord of the Ring’s exclusive quiz by George Beahm author of the Essential J.R.R. Tolkien Sourcebook.
- Squidoo Kid's Trivia
You will find many interactive trivia games geared towards children in various categories. There are also printable kids’ trivia questions for each of the categories and some odd facts that you may not have known.
- The Science Spot
The Science Spot is a safe place to learn! It has endless games, quizzes, and trivia for your young scientists.
- Trivia Champ
Triviachamp.com offers free trivia questions, free trivia games, printable trivia and other resources of interest to the trivia buff.
- Triviaplaza Geography Quiz
Triviaplaza has more than 24.000 questions in over 800 different categories.
- Winnie-the-Pooh Quiz
This quiz will test your knowledge about Winnie-the-Pooh and his friends from the 100 Aker Woods.
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- 50 States
50states.com provides state specific facts and other useful information.
- American Civil War
This site provides information about the Civil War for school research including Abraham Lincoln, Appomattox court house, Gettysburg battle map, Fredericksburg, and Civil War battle maps.
- Anatomy of the Human Heart
- Ben Franklin’s Guide to U.S. Government for kids.
Ben Franklin’s Guide to U.S. Government for kids.
A reference for castles, palaces and monasteries including: castle tours, medieval architecture, hotels, travel, and much more!
- Early America
Come explore the world of early America!
- Exploratorium | The Science of Cooking
Infoplease is a comprehensive reference source that combines the contents of an encyclopedia, a dictionary, an atlas, and several almanacs loaded with statistics, facts, and historical records. A single search engine allows you to search all these sources
- Natural Science Teachers Association
NSTA | Freebies for Teachers
- Paper Starter
Almost everyone will have to write at least one essay at some point in their lives. The links on this page will lead you to great resources that can help you navigate the different types of essays through guidelines, tips, and examples.
- PBS Kids History
PBS KIDS is committed to making a positive impact on the lives of children through curriculum-based entertainment. This is their history page made for kids.
- Presidents of the United States
In this resource you will find background information, election results, cabinet members, notable events, and some points of interest on each of the presidents. Links to biographies, historical documents, audio and video files, and other presidential site
- Science Buddies
Science Fair Project Ideas, Answers & Tools
- The 10 Best STEM Resources
Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics Resources for preK-12
- The National Geographic Society
The National Geographic Society has been inspiring people to care about the planet since 1888. It is one of the largest non-profit scientific and educational institutions in the world. Its interests include geography, archaeology and natural science, the
- The Oregon Trail
This web site is brought to you by teachers Mike Trinklein and Steve Boettcher, creators of The Oregon Trail, the award-winning documentary film which aired nationally on PBS. If you’re home schooled, teach elementary classes, or just enjoy history, “The
- The World Factbook
The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.
- Understanding Flight Dynamics
- White House 101
The White House has facts and fun for all ages.
- World Flag Database
The world flag database has all the flag information you need.
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Staying Healthy / Environmental
- ADHA Kids Stuff
ADHA is the largest professional organization representing the interests of dental hygienists. This is their site to teach kids about dental care.
- Air Quality Index (AQI)
The Air Quality Index (AQI) is an index for reporting daily air quality. It tells you how clean or polluted your outdoor air is, and what associated health effects might be a concern for you. The AQI focuses on health effects you may experience within a f
- BAM! Body and Mind
BAM! Body and Mind is an online destination for kids (ages 9-13) that gives them the information they need to make healthy lifestyle choices.
- Best Bones Forever
A bone health campaign for girls and their BFFs to “grow strong together and stay strong forever!”
Kidnetic.com is a cool site for kids who like to play hard and have fun. Kidnetic.com lets you tap into your own energy so you can feel great all day long by promoting healthy eating and active living in a way that is fun and relevant.
- Kids Face
The mission of Kids FACE is to provide information on environmental issues to children, to encourage and facilitate youth’s involvement with effective environmental action and to recognize those efforts which result in the improvement of nature.
- Kids Health
KidsHealth.org provides information about health, behavior, and development from before birth through the teen years.