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Cleveland Zoo: http://resourcelibrary.clemetzoo.com/
Your Dictionary http://www.yourdictionary.com/dictionary
Encyclopedia top rated Almanac, Atlas, Dictonary http://www.infoplease.com/
Did You Know? http://didyouknow.org/
Reference Desk ---> http://www.refdesk.com/
A to Z Learning:
Activities for Children http://www.kaboose.com/
American Childhood Cancer: http://acco.org/
Awsome Library http://www.aweso Organization: http://acco.org/melibrary.org/
Bible Online: http://www.biblestudytools.com/kjv/
Birthday Clock - Amazing!!! http://www.paulsadowski.com/birthday.asp
Boy Scouts of Cleveland http://councils.scouting.org/council440.aspx
Boy Scouts Magazine http://boyslife.org/
Brain Age Games http://www.freebrainagegames.com/
Brain Fun www.brainpop.com
Brain Games www.youramazingbrain.org
Brain Games http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/braingames/braingames.htm
Brain Games, Practice, Puzzles, Memory
Cancer for College: The Mesothelioma Group, which has a new scholarship opportunity for students who have been affected by cancer.
Cancer MisDiagnosis Guide, learning about Cancer, Alternative Treatments
Charities - Top 25 - Rated Children's Charities
Top Rated Kids Charities http://www.more4kids.info/652/top-childrens-charities/
Charity Navigator http://www.charitynavigator.org/
Charity Watch http://www.charitywatch.org/
Chinese Names, Songs http://www.chinese-tools.com/names
Cleaning Anything www.howtocleananything.com
Computer Training - ### http://www.intelligentedu.com/
Kellys Did you know? http://www.kellys.com/know.html
Discovery Channel http://dsc.discovery.com/
Drug Identifier (for Adults) http://www.muschealth.com/DI/DrugIdentifier/
Extreme Kids http://extremekids.com/index.htm
Fact Monster http://www.factmonster.com/
Family Friendly Websites http://www.familyfriendlysites.com/
Free Educational Websites for Kids
Free Math Test www.freemathtest.com
Fun Brain http://www.funbrain.com/
Fun site www.ishouldbeworking.com
Fun, Silly, Cool Websites http://www.bigsites.com/
Game Aquarium http://www.gamequarium.com/index.htm
Geek Toys www.thinkgeek.com
Geek T-Shirts, Toys http://www.kleargear.com/
Health Articles www.health.com
Healthy Living, Eco-Friendly http://www.care2.com/greenliving/
Highlights Children Magazine Highlights Magazine for Kids
Homework Center http://www.infoplease.com/homework/
Homeschooling - Top rated websites
Internet Tv Guide http://www.clicker.com/
Just for Fun http://www.infoplease.com/games/
Kids Numbers http://www.kidsnumbers.com/multiplication.php
Kids Maps http://www.kidsmaps.com/
Kids Read http://www.kidsreads.com/index.asp
Kids Sites - Top Rated http://www.kidsites.com/
Kidzui Browser http://www.kidzui.com/
Learning & Games http://www.softschools.com/
Learn for Good http://www.learn4good.com/kids/index.htm
Locks of Love - giving locks of hair for the needy www.locksoflove.org
Mad Scientist http://www.madsci.org/
Map Prints http://www.yourchildlearns.com/megamaps.htm
Mind, Body & Spirit http://www.dailyom.com/
Moon Phases http://www.moonconnection.com
Music - Learn about Music www.dsokids.com
National Geographic http://www.nationalgeographic.com/
NOVA - PBS http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova
Nutrition Learning http://www.nourishinteractive.com/
Online Books http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/
Radio Stations online www.radio-locator.com
Shareware, Software http://www.filehippo.com/
Soft Schools http://www.softschools.com/
Stories for Children http://storiesforchildrenpublishing.com/default.aspx
Sunries, Sunset http://www.sunrisesunset.com/custom_srss_calendar.asp
Theme Parks www.themeparkinsider.com
Time Magazine for Kids http://www.timeforkids.com/
Tiny Houses www.tinyhouses.net
The Free Site www.thefreesite.com
TV Shows http://www.locatetv.com
~ Family Emergency Phone List - Print out - (PDF)
~ Free Printables -Printable Calendars, Worksheets, Cards, Games, Invitations, & Puzzles http://www.freeprintable.com/
~ Educational Websites http://www.familyfriendlysites.com/viewcat_ws.asp?ID=240
Family Friendly Websites http://www.familyfriendlysites.com/default.asp
Kid Friendly Websites
Kids Learn to Write in Cursive
~ Cursive Writing - Kidzone Link
~Cursive Handwriting Worksheets
~ Alphabet & Handwriting
Fun English Games
English Worksheets for Parents
Writing/Reading Story Bird
Acronyms & Abbreviations http://www.abbreviations.com/
History BBC Link
US History - Enchanted Learning
History - Ohio http://www.ohiohistory.org/
History - United States
States & Capitals http://www.netstate.com/states/study/map.htm
States & Capitals Game http://www.kidsgeo.com/geography-games/usa-capitals-map-game.php
U.S. Government for Kids http://bensguide.gpo.gov/
Spanish, Foreign Language:
Spanish Learning Online
Spanish Playground http://www.spanishplayground.net/
Spanish Dictionary http://www.yourdictionary.com/spanish
Spanish for Kids http://www.123teachme.com/learn_spanish/spanish_for_children
Teach Me - Spanish http://www.123teachme.com/
Missile Defense (Typing): http://www.freetypinggame.net/play13.asp
Variety of typing games: http://www.freetypinggame.net/play.asp
More typing games: http://www.onlytypinggames.com/
Bubbles Typing: ~ Typing Pac-Man:
This website is a great place to choose artwork and create a story from the illustrations provided! ~ Comic Strip Creator
Student, Teacher Worksheets:
Free Learning Worksheets http://www.worksheetlibrary.com/
Learning Worksheets http://www.schoolexpress.com/
School Express - 1,300 free worksheets www.schoolexpress.com
Super Teacher Worksheets http://www.superteacherworksheets.com/
Teacher/Student Worksheets http://www.worksheetlibrary.com/
Teacher Websites http://teachers.teach-nology.com/
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Grolier Encyclopedia Online Great News! Students may now access this resource from school AND home. Use either The New Book of Knowledge, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia or America the Beautiful for all your research projects at home as well as in the classroom.
Fact Monster Online This site provides students with a variety of search topics both educational and fun. There are even games you can play, right online! If you're looking for an Atlas, an Almanac, a Dictionary, or an Encyclopedia, look no further.
Kids Click! This is an all-encompassing site which provides a wide range of resources for all your Research Needs.
Scholastic's Kids-Fun-Online This is a student link from the Scholastic Homepage. It's a great place to find information about new book being published. The site also has lots of activities for kids of all ages
Best Computer Freeware - <Link>
www.ilovefreethings.com - <Link> Lots of free stuff
KidRex - Worried about your kids searching the internet via a regular search engine? Well fear no more, now your kids can use KidRex – a kid safe search engine by kids for kids. Using Google Custom Search and Google Safe Search while maintaining its own database of inappropriate sites KidRex will bring your children kid related sites from all over the web. Get started by checking out the Parents section where you’ll find out how the search engine works, tips for online safety, and how to set KidRex as your homepage. think this is a great way to let kids browse the internet. Go check it out today! http://www.kidrex.org/
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Top Rated Websites: - You Had One Job is an expression used to call attention to perceived blunders made by individuals on the job. Had One Job brings you a gallery of images that display those blunders. You’ll see everything from road signs posted upside down, words misspelled, toys mis-packaged or mis-sewn, foods labeled wrong, and so much more. http://hadonejob.com/
Songkick - Do you have a favorite band or artist that you really want to see in concert? Do you keep missing when tickets go on sale or when your favorite bands and artists go on tour? www.songkick.com
I think it is important to continue growing intellectually and emotionally. That’s why I’m constantly finding sites about furthering education, building brainpower, or even finding ways to let go of pent up emotion. “Grow Yourself”. http://www.pickthebrain.com/
BBC Languages Free online courses that provide introductions to 40 languages. A decent overview of the basics, but they won’t take you very far on their own. bbc.com/languages
Livemocha Online course offering a community of native speakers with whom you can exchange messages or talk to in video chats. A good way to test burgeoning language skills in a conversational setting. livemocha.com; modules from $2.
Rosetta Stone This extremely comprehensive program hits your brain from all angles. In addition to the basic course work, its Totale software suite offers one-on-one sessions with an instructor via Skype. If you don’t make significant progress while using Rosetta Stone, you’re doing something wrong. rosettastone.com; from $179. Co. Phone Numbers, Get a Human Voice! http://gethuman.com/
~ This Date in History http://www.datesinhistory.com/
~ Time Capsule for your Birthday http://dmarie.com/timecap/
~ What happened on my birth year? http://whathappenedinmybirthyear.com/
~ GREAT Birthday Calculator, celebrities, moon phases, information, numbers, top songs,mystical, etc.
Learn to Play Piano Online
Play Popular Games Online Now Free
Drudge Reference Desk - Very Helpful! Educational! http://www.refdesk.com/
Top 14 Rated Websites for Students
21st Century School teacher, Cool Websites
Kids Activities, Websites
Kids Pages for small ages
PBS Kids http://pbskids.org/
National Geographic Kids http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/
Kids Health http://kidshealth.org/ FunSchool http://funschool.kaboose.com/
Fun Brain http://www.funbrain.com/
Windows Live Family, child-friendly - Safe Websites http://fss.live.com/kids/
Enchanted Learning http://www.makeandtakes.com/kids-crafts
Fun Trivia for Children http://www.funtrivia.com/quizzes/for_children/index.html
Kids Click - A websearch library for kids http://www.kidsclick.org/
KidRex Website Search www.kidrex.com
Kids Excellent WebLinks http://users.tellurian.com/teach/index.html
Kid Sites - your guide to the best kid sites on the web http://www.kidsites.com/
Kids Trivia http://funschool.kaboose.com/fun-blaster/
Trivia Questions for Kids http://www.buzzle.com/articles/trivia-questions-for-kids.html
How Stuff Works http://express.howstuffworks.com/
Information - You can Trust for Kids http://www.ipl.org/div/kidspace/
Kids Artwork, writing, ideas http://www2.bconnex.net/~kidworld/
Kid Grid - Safe Sites Only http://www.kidgrid.com/kidgrid.htm
Kids Online Resources - Homeschool, Math, Maths, College, High School, Elementary & Preschool Subjects http://www.kidsolr.com/index.html
Kids Money http://www.kidsmoney.org/
Make and Takes - Kids Crafts http://www.makeandtakes.com/kids-crafts
50 sites to have fun with your pictures http://www.hongkiat.com/blog/25-websites-to-have-fun-with-your-photos/
Best Rated Websites for kids
Math Goodies http://www.mathgoodies.com/
Math Playground http://www.mathplayground.com
First in Math http://www.firstinmath.com/
Math - Plane www.planemath.com
Math - Stories www.mathstories.com
Math is Fun www.mathisfun.com
Multiplication Tables http://www.honorpoint.com/
Turkey Terminator Fractions
Fun Brain Fractions Soccer Shoot Out
Mixed Math Games
AAA Math Mixed Practice and Games
Snorks Long Divison Monsters Help Snork catch the monsters by following the long division algorithm
World Cup Math Practice your basic addition, subtraction, multiplication and division facts in a World Cup soccer game.
Multiplication Fact Games
Math, Language Games & more! - Kindergarten to High School Try out a variety of different lessons from Math , Language, Science, Social Studies
Live Science www.livescience.com
Natural Science www.naturalscience.com
Droplet and the Water Cycle Game
Label the Diagram of the Water Cycle
The Water Cycle Game
The Water Cycle Quiz
Amazing Pictures of Land Erosion
Water is Life Internet Research Document
Water is Life website search activity.doc
Force and Motion: Newton's Laws of Motion
Water Cycle Video #1
Water Cycle Website to Explore #2
More Water Cycle Resources and Links #3
Science Projects http://www.scienceproject.com/projects/index/primary.asp
Live Science www.livescience.com
Space Science http://www.spacescience.com/
100 Top Websites for Kids: http://www.100topkid.com/
Great Websites for Kids Time Out Kids!
Recommended Websites for ages 4 - 12
~ Facts Encyclopedia for Kids', Kids' Website Links http://www.refdesk.com/kids.html
~ Preschool: www.enhantedlearning.com
Pre-school Tools: http://www.sqooltools.com/edvideos/index.html
1.) Starfall - Starfall also has free teaching journals that all of you parents and grandparents can use to follow right along with the kids! Check Starfall out for yourself right here.
2.) Kids.gov - This Web site is good for children of any age. It's basically an information portal that was created with kids in mind. The site consists of different links you can click on to visit both U.S. government and non-government sitesCheck it out today by clicking here.
3.) Homework Spot - One of the best homework helper sites available on the Web today. It covers homework related topics for all ages, including English, math, science, history, art music, technology, foreign languages, college prep, health, life skills, extracurricular activities and much, much more. So, if your child or grandchild is in need of some help on their homework, tell them to give this site a try. It's there just for them! Check it out here.
4.) Family Fun - School should be fun too and that's exactly what this Web site offers! Here you will find some non-school related topics, but they are still educational and helpful for children. For example, you can find ideas for cooking, planning parties, travel, arts and crafts and so on. This site also has a lot of games your children can play that will help them learn as well. There are also several how to videos on this site that you all can watch together to learn how to do some pretty fun stuff! Click here to visit Family Fun today!
5.) SciVee - Are your children or grandchildren way into science? If so, this site will be perfect for them. SciVee is sponsored by the National Science Foundation, along with SDSC's Supercomputer Center, and it basically aims to encourage students to publish their science fair papers and videos. So, if your little one comes up with a mind blowing science fair project idea in the near future, make sure they check out this site to enter it in for even more recognition! Check it out here.
6.) AOL Reference - If your children or grandchildren have to do a lot of research for their homework projects, they'll definitely want to check out this site. AOL Reference offers a dictionary, thesaurus, translator, world atlas. Click here to take a peek at it for yourself!
7.) Seussville - Seussville calls in Dr. Seuss to aid in your children's learning. On this site, your children can play games, print out coloring sheets and they can even create their own book. This one is even good for children who cannot yet read. It's so cool, you've just got to check it out. Click here to do so!
8.) Creating Music - Do your students love music? If so, the Web site of Creating Music will surely entertain them. On this site, children can compose and play their own music. How awesome is that?! It's very easy to use and with just a couple clicks, they can make their own piano notes and they can even add in different musical instruments as they wish. For example, if they want to add in a brass instrument, they can easily do so. They can even alter the tempo themselves or play their music backwards for a fun new sound. Check it out here.
9.) Surfnet Kids - If your young students are in need of some math help. On this site, kids can play endless electronic math games that will help them with their multiplication skills, along with other math skills. Surfnet Kids is the perfect substitute for flash cards and your children will enjoy it a whole lot more! Click here to check it out for yourself today.
10.) KidsClick - This Web site is the perfect search engine for grade school aged kids. This search engine features over 600 sources and with it, you can search under different themes and subjects. With KidsClick, you can find results for reading, writing, arithmetic, computer learning, sports and recreation and so much more. This site was even developed by librarians, so you know it's good! Check it out here.