More Fantastic Sites for Everyone
Ask Jeeves for Kids
Web Sites for Students, Parents, and Teachers compiled by
An online almanac, encyclopedia, and dictionary. This site also has a daily almanac, breaking news, and fun stuff.
Online dictionary, encyclopedia and almanac. Also homework help and some fun and games links. From Information Please.
This Australian site uses the Kids section of the Open Directory Project as the basis for its directory. Good collection of web sites for school work or just for fun.
A searchable directory of web sites compiled by teachers.
This is a large directory of selected web sites.
There is a wide variety of topics such as art, history, animals, and fun stuff at this US government site. It includes links to both goverment and commercial web sites.
KiderStart is a family-friendly portal with a searchable directory of web sites for both parents and children. This is a good site for the family that wants to surf together, but there are probably better sites for students who need information for school work.
A directory of web sites for early childhood education
This is an extensive listing of web sites for kids compiled by the Central Colorado Library System.
Sites are arranged by subject matter.
A rather limited number of sites, but the ones included are good ones.
A guide to safe web sites by Barbara J. Feldman. There is also a good collection of games.
Metasearch site which searches directories such as Yahooligans and KidsClick
Safe search engine with a very good directory of web sites for both children and teens.
OneKey uses a filtered search by Google to search the web. It also has a directory of web sites.
This is a search engine which has indexed over one million pages. It has both information and shopping sites. Also, there seems to be many helpful sites for homeschoolers.
Sites for Filtering
Go to the preferences section to turn on filtering of Google search results.
The family filter option is available from the settings page. The family filter option may also be protected with a password.
Go to the Advanced Search section to set the adult content filter.
Use the Customize Preference section to regulate content.
Fun and Educational Sites
Lots of fun (and educational) games for students in grades K - 8.
Games, activities, educational materials and other interesting stuff.
Games and educational material for middle schoolers. Note that this site links to other hubs such as Kids Hub, High School Hub, Home Schoolers Hub, and Teachers Hub.
Education, crafts, and games for the K-6 set.
Fun games and activities for children ages 3 and up
Information about Child Safety on the Net
Lots of information for adults concerned with child safety on the web. There is also information about computer viruses and preventing spam.
Child safety on the net with 7 smart rules of internet safety, links to safe sites, and news of current net safety legislation and conferences.
There is information here about child safety on the net, and there is also very important information about guarding your computer from viruses and hacker attacks. Try taking the self test to find out how well prepared your computer is.
Newsletter which will help parents keep up with events on the internet which will impact their children's and their own use of the Internet.
Reviews of TV, web sites, books, and music. Also, this site has articles on media use and abuse.
47% of children between the ages of 7 and 18 have received spam for x-rated sites, and 21% report reading their spam e-mail. Twenty-two percent say that their parents have never discussed spam with them. Study by Symantec in June of 2003.
This web site sponsored by Yahoo will help you decide which movies are suitable for your children to view. It has movie ratings, suitable audience age, and a grading on movie quality.
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