|The Internet has an amazing number of websites for young people that offer a blend of education and entertainment. The good news is there are so many that children should never be bored! Take a look at these websites, and check back often for updates to this page. |
National Geographic Kids and National Geographic Little Kids - For young animal and nature lovers!
Pass the Plate - Disney's site offers healthy snack with recipes from around the world
PBS Kids - Catch videos from favorites such as Arthur and The Electric Company as well as great games including Cat in the Hat games
Science NetLinks - Select a grade and a science theme (such as Biology, Chemistry or Earth Science) and enjoy interactive games and activities to enjoy
Kids USA - Learn fascinating new things, play games and watch videos on an amazing range of topics
Wonderopolis - Strange things curious kids wonder about and the answers to them such as "Why don't spiders get caught in their webs?" and "How are sound effects made?" Or select The Wonder of the Day.
DayByDayVA - For something new every day, go to this website for daily fun reading activities
4-H Virtual Forest - Even on rainy days, you can still go play in the forest and be a Tree Detective
MathCounts - Solve the Problem of the Week or explore the Video Arcade for math related games
ScienceKids - Science and technology fun for kids including experiments, games, facts, quizzes, projects, lessons, images and videos for 30 topics from Animals, Astronomy, Biology, and Chemistry to Water, Weather and Weird
WeatherKids - Learn about all types of weather and weather forecasting from Blizzards to Earthquakes, play weather games, conduct weather experiments, and laugh at weather jokes
On this site, young children can practice counting and colors, play a matching game, and learn spatial concepts. There are stories about pumpkin pirates, playful tooth fairies, a parade, and the value of children's artwork. Parent and teacher sections are included.
Computer programming and coding games for children
This is a great site with fun facts and jokes, games, magic tricks, crafts, and more. There are online and offline activities for kids.
This Interactive site for kids lets them communicate around the world. It also offers a writing contest, giving children the opportunity to have their stories published on the Internet.
Not only does this site offer a really good student dictionary, it also contains great word games and activities.
Fire Safety for Kids
What students need to know about Fire Safety - at a glance!