Directories and Search Engines
IPL Kidspace, KidsClick, and CERF are directories of sites selected by teachers and librarians.
Much of the work of choosing good sites for kids has already been done for you.
Google and Kid's Search Tools are search engines.
They will search the Internet for sites, but not all will be appropriate for kids.
Cool Science Places
| Childrens Discovery Museum
|Children's Discovery Museum : The Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose has some very cool online exhibits. Click on Zoomer to learn about waterways, electriciy, and even sign language! You do not need to register to use the site.
| Discovery School
||The Discovery Channel: How
about some neat science information? Visit the Discovery Channel's web
page for great stuff! You can get some wonderful science fair ideas, try
the Geo Game, or learn about penguins!
|The Exploratorium: The
home of Bubbleology, San Francisco's Exploratorium is a great place to
visit. Be sure to check out the science fair ideas. Or, perhaps you'd be
interested in exploring Antarctica with a group of scientists! How about learning about the science of skateboarding?
| Foss Web
||Want to make your own Snowflakes? This site, is just for fun. But be
careful, you might learn some geometry while playing with it.
| Time For Kids
|Time For Kids magazine has a great web site. You can check in
on current news, get homework help, and play some fun games! There is
also a cool spooky schoolhouse section. Check it out, if you dare!
|Fun site to help you practice math facts and spelling. You don't need to
use the log-in. Be patient. It takes a while for some games to load,
and you'll need to refresh the game selection page when you use the back