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OK, so you like surfing the Internet for homework help or just for fun. It's pretty easy to click your way to
a web site that looks great and very real, but all too often turns out to be bogus. Thatís where we can help! Check out our web site picks for homework help, research and kid-safe entertainment you can count on.

Arts, Entertainment & Games

Arts Connected - Playground Kids of all ages can get into art online with fun-filled interactive activities.

BAM! Body & Mind - Games Cool and colorful web site that answers kid's questions about fitness, nutrition, safety, disease, peer pressure and more!

Chateau Meddybemps Sharing the characters and stories of the make-believe island of Meddybemps "... because they're just too much fun to keep all to ourselves."

Chatel Village Local artist, photographer and children's book author Kim Chatel's fun-filled website

Common Sense Media SUPER guide to movies, TV, music, games and web sites, including reviews and ratings for parents and kids.

Cool Math "An amusement park of math designed for fun!" Excellent and helpful site, but with some advertisements.

Crayola Coloring Pages Over 1000 free coloring pages to print. New coloring pages added every month! Website additionally has craft ideas and free games, but also plenty of product promotion.

Cricket Magazine publishes the "best of the best" fiction and non-fiction stories for kids, poems, crossword puzzles, hands-on activities. This link takes you to the FREE online articles area.

Kidoozy Creative ideas for making great gifts, games and more. Nicely family fun site!

NGA Kids The National Gallery of Art's FANTASTIC web site for kids! Interactive art history and online art activities that are great fun and inspirational.

Recycle City Totally COOL interactive recycling info site that includes a great SimCity-like online game.

STARDUST Module NASA needs your help! As part of an international coalition, it has begun building the International Space Station. But the Space Station is threatened by orbital debris—abandoned satellites, rocket remnants, and many other things.Can you design a spacecraft to protect the Space Station from this "space junk"?

Environment & Ecology

Kids Do Ecology Excellent site for grade school students interested in learning about ecology.

National Wildlife Federation Inspiring Americans to protect wildlife for our children's future. NWF kid's
e-zines include Wild Animal Baby for kids 1 to 4 years old, Your Big Backyard for kids 3 to 7, and Ranger Rick for kids 7 and up.

Recycle City Totally COOL interactive recycling info site that includes a great SimCity-like online game.

Fitness, Health & Sports

BAM! Body & Mind Cool and colorful web site that answers kid's questions about fitness, nutrition, safety, disease, peer pressure and more!

Dole SuperKids Fun-filled and educational site advocating healthy eating habits for kids.

Kids Running Like to run? This great site is devoted to running, jogging and kid fitness. Check it out!

Sports Illustrated for Kids Kid's e-zine version of the legendary sports publication.

Homework Help & Reference

America's Story "America's Story from America's Library" wants you to have fun with history while learning at the same time. AWESOME web site!

Cool Math "An amusement park of math designed for fun!" Excellent and helpful site, but with some advertisements.

KidSpace @ The Internet Public Library IPL's huge categorized web guide to online information on just about everything!

National Geographic KIDS GREAT web site that makes learning fun with stories, videos, games, activities and much, much more. Don't miss it!

Literacy, Books & Authors

Cricket Magazine publishes the "best of the best" fiction and non-fiction stories for kids, poems, crossword puzzles, hands-on activities. This link takes you to the FREE online articles area.

Embracing the Child Nonprofit organization's excellent literature and literacy-outreach web site.

Readertotz Book blog "...dedicated to raising the profile and quality of infant/toddler books, the first genre in children's literature able to instill a love of reading."

Science

STARDUST Module NASA needs your help! As part of an international coalition, it has begun building the International Space Station. But the Space Station is threatened by orbital debris—abandoned satellites, rocket remnants, and many other things.Can you design a spacecraft to protect the Space Station from this "space junk"?

Web Safety for Kids

GetNetWise Guide for parents and kids on how to use the Internet safely.

NetSmartz Thorough, super-informative and very entertaining internet safety site, for parents and kids, from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

Also see Cool Web Sites for Teens

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