Websites to Visit

Just for Fun

PBS Kids

America’s Story from America’s Library – Discover the stories of America’s past, presented by the Library of Congress.

Factsurfer

ALA’s Great Websites for Kids  – Internet guide of child-safe sites selected by a committee of the American Library Association.

A Mighty Girl – The world’s largest collection of books and movies for smart, confident, and courageous girls.

No Flying No Tights – A graphic novel review website.

International Children’s Digital Library – Free access to high-quality digital books from around the world. Browse by age, genre, book length, character types, or even the color of a book’s cover.

 

Homework Links

Assignment Alert Form – for teachers

 

Math

AAA Math – AAA Math features a comprehensive set of interactive arithmetic lessons.

Kidzone Math – Free printable activity pages for children to learn math and numbers.

 

Science

Endangered Species Program – Website of the Endangered Species Program, a program within the Fish & Wildlife Department.

Explore Wild New England – Association of zoos and aquariums

NASA Kid’s Club – NASA.gov brings you the latest images, videos, and news from space.

 

Geography

Stately Knowledge – These web pages will help you find out the basic facts of any State in the Union and Washington, D.C.

The World Factbook – The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.

 

Biographies

Biography Resource Center – Biography Resource Center is a comprehensive online biographical reference database.

KidInfo – Biographies of famous historical people, past and present.

Patron Saints Index – This site has information on topics with Patron Saints, and profiles of those saints.

 

General Reference Database

Kids InfoBits – Database designed especially for students in kindergarten through grade five.

 

Search Engines for Kids

KidsClick! – Annotated searchable directory of websites created for kids by librarians. Searchable by subject, reading level, and degree of picture content.