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Girl Scouts of the USA: Internet Safety Pledge

Girl Scouts of the USA: Internet Safety Pledge

Be safe in surfing the Net! Here’s a pledge about learning to use the Internet safely that you can print out and discuss with your parents. It is presented by the Girl Scouts of the U.S.A. who credit the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children.
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Safe Surfing; Computers And The Internet–Computers And The Internet Resources For Parents & Teachers

The Police Notebook

The Police Notebook

An excellent and exhaustive resource on public safety including: Internet safety, fire safety, personal safety, drugs and alcohol, and crime prevention. It was originally created to “provide crime prevention and safety information to the University (of Oklahoma) community.” However, the site has grown since its inception and is useful to anyone in …
Subject: Health–Health Resources For Teachers & Parents; Computers And The Internet–Computers And The Internet Resources For Parents & Teachers

Starfall.com

Starfall.com

“A free public service to teach children to read with phonics . . . perfect for preschool, kindergarten, first grade, second grade, special education, homeschool, and English language development (ELD, ELL, ESL).”
Subject: Reading Zone–Poetry & Rhymes; Reading Zone–Reading Zone Resources For Teachers & Parents; Computers And The Internet–Online Games; Fun Stuff–Pre-Schoolers

FBI Kid’s Page

FBI Kid’s Page

Darrell and Shirley, FBI bomb-sniffing dogs, tell you about the FBI, the types of jobs working dogs can do, and how to stay safe both on and off the web. Games are included.
Subject: Our World–North America–USA–Government; Computers And The Internet–Safe Surfing

Zeeks

Zeeks

Provides beginning level computer entertainment, games, web report writing, safe chatrooms, email service, safe (filtered) Internet searcing and other activities for young children and their parents.
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Online Games

Zilladog

Zilladog

“Safe and easy email for kids” – sign up for free email to keep in touch with your friends and family. Note: requires a parent!
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Postcards & E-mail

Sid’s Online Safety Guide

Sid’s Online Safety Guide

Sid’s Online Safey Guide has been created in Scotland by the kids’ website BizziKid and Live Wire Productions, a theatre in education company. Through the Internet Safety guide, which is a musical production aimed at 8-12 year olds, kids can learn about safe surfing on the internet. Other features include games and activities. S …
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Safe Surfing; Computers And The Internet–Online Games; Computers And The Internet–Computers And The Internet Resources For Parents & Teachers

Inkless Tales

Inkless Tales

Listen to cool stories online, build a beast in the game section, read poems, and have lots of fun at this amazing website. Games, stories, poems, and music – Inkless Tales has it all. Check it out! Awarded an American Library Association “Great Web Sites” Recommendation.
Subject: Reading Zone–Poetry & Rhymes; Reading Zone–Short Stories; Reading Zone–Reading Zone Resources For Teachers & Parents; Reading Zone–Picture Books; Computers And The Internet–Online Games; Fun Stuff–Fun Stuff Resources For Parents & Teachers

NetSmartzKids

NetSmartzKids

Watch and listen to fun cartoons and rap songs as you learn about Internet safety, computer viruses, choosing a password, and privacy issues. Lots of games are included.
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Safe Surfing; Computers And The Internet

Lissa Explains It All

Lissa Explains It All

Let Lissa teach you about web design! This site started when Lissa was 11, and is now featured on CNN Science and Technology and Headline News. Learn to make your own web page and then add cool extra like .htaccess files and installing perl scripts and running CSS. Look for the latests gadgets too: forums, guestbooks, polls, e-mail forms, tagbo …
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Computers And The Internet Resources For Parents & Teachers; Computers And The Internet–Software & Shareware; Computers And The Internet–Web Page Design; Computers And The Internet–Postcards & E-mail

The Parent???s Guide to the Information Superhighway

The Parent???s Guide to the Information Superhighway

This excellent guide is ???designed to welcome you, and give you a simple step-by-step introduction to parenting in a world of computers and new forms of media. This Guide will provide some tools and rules for you to use with your children at home, at school, and in the community.??? The Guide even breaks down tips for different age levels of chil …
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Computers And The Internet Resources For Parents & Teachers

A+ Math Games

A+ Math Games

Play Matho (Math + Bingo), Concentration and Hidden Picture to work on your addition, subtraction, multiplication and division facts! Join the Hall of Fame if you get a good score!
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Online Games; Math And Science–Math–Projects & Puzzles

Kids.net.au

Kids.net.au

This search engine for kids, teens, parents, and teachers is the Australian version of KidsSeek.com, which offers “sites for kids that are child safe and clean” for 25 different countries, including Mexico, Spain, Japan, Russia, Canada, China and Germany. (Popup ads accompany this site.)
Subject: Our World–Oceania & Antarctica–Australia; Computers And The Internet–Computers And The Internet Resources For Parents & Teachers; Computers And The Internet–Search Engines & Guides

Pauly’s Playhouse

Pauly’s Playhouse

This site is filled with fun Flash-based games aimed at younger kids. Included in the site are interactive coloring pages, crosswords, sound games, and a lab with “games and activities for kids who like monsters and freaky things!”
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Online Games

Quiz Hub

Quiz Hub

Quiz Hub, formerly Kidsub.org, “is a noncommercial portal to excellent free online learning activities for elementary and middle school students. It includes educational games, puzzles, and quizzes.”
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Online Games

WWW 4 Teachers

WWW 4 Teachers

Are you a teacher who wants to learn how to use the Internet in the classroom? This site is a great starting place!
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Computers And The Internet Resources For Parents & Teachers

Prongo.com

Prongo.com

This site makes learning fun with such games as Lemonade Larry, Hatch and Match, Farm Stand, and more. The site also includes mazes, word find, puzzles, tic tac toe, and other interactive games.
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Online Games

Learning HTML

Learning HTML

Do you want to make a webpage? Then let’s learn HTML! Creating web pages takes a little practice, but once you get the hang of it, it’s a lot of fun.
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Computers And The Internet Resources For Parents & Teachers; Computers And The Internet–Web Page Design

Alfy

Alfy

Here is “the largest web portal for kids,” allowing them to safely and easily experience everything the cyber world has to offer including interactive stories, games, crafts, activities, and much more. Check out the Brain Train, which helps with your ABCs and 123s. Or, Music Mania, where you can play, record, and listen to different musical instru …
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Online Games; Computers And The Internet–Computers And The Internet Resources For Parents & Teachers

The Groan Zone

The Groan Zone

The site includes, among many other things, webpage sets that contain at least a background, a welcome banner, a blank button, a bullet, a bar, guestbook buttons and some ready-made buttons.
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Web Page Design

Animation Library

Animation Library

This site has lots of animated images of all kinds, including balloons and blimps, animals, holidays, clothes, flowers, buildings, food, and letters of the alphabet.
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Web Page Design

Boogie Jack’s Sound Effects

Boogie Jack’s Sound Effects

From “Alien Chatter” to “Yo Mamma” this site has some really crazy and cool sound effects. Also, if you need “help learning to download or add sounds to your web page,” this site lends a hand.
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Web Page Design

Kaboose – Where families get going!

Kaboose – Where families get going!

Kaboose “hosts an extensive range of craft activities, recipes, clip art and icons, holiday pages and a host of original children’s stories.” Also has fun online games.
Subject: Fun Stuff; Computers And The Internet–Computers And The Internet Resources For Parents & Teachers; Computers And The Internet

Timeline-The Media History Project

Timeline-The Media History Project

Images of devices and documents throughout time along with discussion articles on the history and devices in media. Also Also contains media timelines, courseware, bibliographies.
Subject: Reading Zone–Reading Zone Resources For Teachers & Parents; Our World–Our World Resources For Parents & Teachers; Computers And The Internet–Computers And The Internet Resources For Parents & Teachers

Ghosts in the Castle!

Ghosts in the Castle!

“Greetings traveler. Before you looms a stone castle, built in Britain during the 1300s. … Castle life endured for centuries until gunpowder overpowered armor and stone. Now we know castles only as museums or ruins. But, as you’ll see, castle dwellers still haunt these halls. As you explore, click on them to learn their secrets. Poke around on …
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Online Games

Secrets at Sea

Secrets at Sea

“Dive into Ace on the Case: Secrets@Sea and see if you can solve the mystery. In this educational adventure story for grades four through seven, the reader steps into the starring role of Ace, assistant investigator to Paula Pacific, who is assigned to examine unusual behaviors noticed in killer whale populations in the Alanamorris Strait. As you …
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Online Games; Reading Zone

Alice in Wonderland: An Interactive Adventure

Alice in Wonderland: An Interactive Adventure

“Welcome to Wonderland! Here you will enjoy activities with Alice and her Wonderland friends! Lewis Carroll’s two Alice Books, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass, have been my favorites since I was a child. I developed this web site to share my love of these books with others, especially hoping that it might influence th …
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Online Games

Yahoo! Games

Yahoo! Games

” Play Java-based games on Yahoo! with people all across the Internet. All games are FREE and require NO extra plug-ins. ” Choose from Board games, card games,word , fantasy and tile games.
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Online Games

Background Color Editor

Background Color Editor

Lets you choose and identify all sorts of colors for your web site. Simply pick from the color chart and it will display your choice on the right side of the screen with the identifying color numbers in the boxes.
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Web Page Design

Crayola Color Corner

Crayola Color Corner

At this site, you can learn all about color, take quizzes on color, find ideas for crafts to make, print out pages to color, send colorful electronic cards, and learn about the Crayola Factory at Two Rivers Landing. Most activities require free registration.
Subject: Fun Stuff–Arts & Crafts–Coloring; Computers And The Internet–Online Games; Math And Science–Physics & Chemistry; Computers And The Internet–Postcards & E-mail

Kid Safety

Kid Safety

Contains a slide show about kids’ safety on the Internet, in addition to more traditional safety topics. Not sure what to do in case of an emergancy? Do you know what to do if you get lost? Learn how to stay safe in all kinds of situations.
Subject: Computers And The Internet–Safe Surfing