Figure This! Math Challenges for Families - Assortment of mathematical challenges based on real life situations. Includes hints, answers, and explanations. Ask Dr. Math - A question and answer service for K-12 math students. Includes asearchable archive, FAQ section, plus a history of math through a lookat some of the most famous problems mathematicians have ever tackled. Math in Daily Life - Virtual exhibit looks at the ways people use math every day, from cooking to planning for retirement. Fraction Addition and Subtraction - Helps students work through the six most common stumbling blocks toworking with fractions. Also explains how to find the least commondenominator, how to identify equivalent fractions, and how to reduceand rename fractions. Math-Kitecture - Be a master architect. Draft a floor plan using ClarisWorks as youlearn math, or try other fun "architivities." Designed for middleschool students.
Scramble-Saurus from Funbrain.com - Improve spelling and vocabulary skills while using clues tounscramble words. Choose among easy, medium, hard, or superbrainversions. Exploring English - Explore the wonders and quirks of the English Language including theparts of speech, sentences, style guidelines, usage, punctuation, andspelling. Includes online tutorial. Activities in English - Activities and games related to grammar, reading, spelling, vocabulary and proverbs WordCentral - Merriam-Webster's Word Central offers kids a student dictionary, Daily Buzzword, and interactive word games. Grammar Gorillas - These Gorillas need help identifying parts of speech. If you click on the right word in the sentence, they get a banana. Nouns and Pronouns - Provides information on concrete, abstract, common, proper, compound, and collective nouns. Also goes over types of pronouns.
Beakman's World - Answers to kids' science questions and fun science demonstrations for kids to do. Science Made Simple - Kids get simple, detailed answers to common science questions. Plusgreat science projects and experiments, science news and interactive unit measurement conversions. Adventures in Science and Technology - Introduces chemistry, physics, biology, engineering, and computer science. In English and French. History Of The Universe - A short history of the universe, earth, life, explained in simpleterms. Begins with the big bang theory and ends with the computer age. Bill Nye the Science Guy - Check out the daily demo, watch a video clip or listen to an audio clips, and learn more about Bill Nye himself. Mr. Hand's 8th Grade Science Site - Homepage for Mr. Hand's class at Mansfield Middle School in Storrs,Connecticut. Includes information on laws of motion, flight, the immune system, energy, chemistry, genetics, and reproduction.
EarthCam for Kids - Webcam search engine helps kids find live feed from people and placesaround the world. Visit Moscow through your computer screen, or journeyinto outer space at the touch of a button. Odyssey - Join more than 1,400 classes as they journey around the world via the Internet exploring lands, people, and cultures. Celebrate Hispanic Heritage - Scholastic site explores Spanish roots in America and containsstudent interviews with great Latinos, biographies of history makers,and interactive map. Kidland - Kids from around the world work in teams to create web pages each month. Legends of Forever - Explores many world cultures. Click on any part of a world map to betransported to information about that region. Then explore the gods,legends, and culture of that area. Odyssey Online - A journey to explore Near Eastern, Egyptian, Greek, Roman, andsub-Saharan African cultures. Make your own discoveries through coolpuzzles, games, and worksheets. History for Kids - Information on all periods written for middle school students. The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World - Answers frequently asked questions about the seven wonders includingwhy just seven, who picked them, and what is the difference between theseven wonders and the seven ancient wonders.
Girls Inc. - Promotes a girls right to be herself. Offers articles, club news, games, advice, and information. Bullies and Bullying - A look at what makes people bullies, how they pick their victims, andhow to deal with them. Also Includes information dealing withidenification of bullies. Changing the World - A shout into the night that love and hope are real. Movement foundedby teens to end the hurtful gossip and discrimination found in manyschools. In the Mix - The on-line companion to the PBS broadcast. In the mix is a PBS television show dealing with teen issues. Soy Unica! Soy Latina! - Bilingual health and wellness site for Hispanic girls ages 9-14 tohelp them learn about their heritage, develop self esteem, and adapthealthy lifelong habits. Kids Hub - An online interactive learning center that features free spelling activities, educational games, puzzles, and quizzes.