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Below are many educational links that may be helpful with homework and many other schools projects. If you know of any links that you would like us to add please let us know.

 

Money

U.S. Treasury Department Kids Page
See how money is made, learn about different money from all over the world, and find out how to tell the difference between real and counterfeit money.

http://www.ustreas.gov/kids/

 

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Animal Kingdom

Sea World and Busch Garden 's Animal Resources

Learn about the ecosystem, download coloring pages and hear a whole library of the sounds different animals make.

http://seaworld.org

The Fishy FAQ

A bouillabaisse of fascinating facts about fish!

http://www.nefsc.noaa.gov/faq/index.html

Fish Information Service

A ton of fish information from the Fish Information Service.

http://fins.actwin.com

Penguins, Seals, Sharks, and Whales

Learn how all of these very different animals survive together in the sea.

http://www.whaletimes.org

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Art

A. Pintura - Art Detective

Learn about great painters to solve the mystery and win the game!

http://www.eduweb.com/pintura

Inside Art

An interactive game about great works of art.

http://www.eduweb.com/insideart

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Art Museums and Galleries

The Smithsonian

http://www.si.edu

The Virtual Smithsonian

http://2k.si.edu

MoMA: The Museum of Modern Art

http://www.moma.org

Smithsonian National Museum of African Art

http://www.nmafa.si.edu

Heard Museum of Native American Art

http://www.heard.org/

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Crafts

A List of Crafty Ideas

Great craft ideas for each month of the year.

http://www.kidsandcrafts.com/crafts.shtml

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Astronomy and Space

Astronomy for Kids

View sky maps, send postcards, and learn all the basics of astronomy.

http://www.dustbunny.com/afk

Basics of Space Flight Learners' Workbook

Learn about how to navigate through the solar system.

http://www2.jpl.nasa.gov/basics

Science Master

Tons of information about our own planet and how it relates to the rest of the universe.

http://www.sciencemaster.com

Overview of the Solar System

Great photos and profiles of each plant.

http://pds.jpl.nasa.gov/planets

NASA Space History

A tour through the history of space exploration.

http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/history/index.html

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Development and Anatomy

The Brain and Spinal Cord

Explore the parts of the nervous system.

http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/introb.html

Visit the Brain Explorer

View a brain atlas and learn about how your brain works.

http://www.brainexplorer.org

A Big Look at Your Eyes

Find out why you blink, make tears, and have eyelashes.

http://www.kidshealth.org/kid/body/eye_SW.html

Kids Health

Play games, get healthy recipes, and read journals written by kids with asthma, diabetes, or broken bones.

http://kidshealth.org

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Environment

EcoKids Clubhouse

Find activities, play games, and create and interactive storybook to learn more about the environment.

http://www.ecokidsonline.com/pub

Children of the Earth United

Learn amazing things about plants and animals from a Native American perspective, and get a chance to show off your knowledge, too!

http://www.childrenoftheearth.org

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Fun Stuff

Ask Jeeves for Kids

An answer for virtually any question you will ever have.

http://www.ajkids.com

The Comic Strip

A place to read all of your favorite comic strips each day.

http://www.unitedmedia.com/comics

Crayola

Make your own greeting cards, learn about how Crayola Crayons are made, and find out which famous people share your favorite color.

http://www.crayola.com

Nye Lab

Home of Bill Nye, The Science Guy.

http://www.nyelabs.com

Say Hello to the World

Learn to say hello and other simple phrases in all sorts of languages.

http://www.ipl.org/div/kidspace/hello

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Good Nutrition

Fruit and Vegetable Nutrition Center

Find out about the five color groups of fruits and veggies, download a comic book, and create your own recipes.

http://www.dole5aday.com

Nutrition Explorers from the Dairy Council

Enter contests, take polls, and feed Mungo the Monster.

http://www.nutritionexplorations.org/kids/main.asp

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Government and Politics

White House

The official website of the White House and the President.

http://www.whitehouse.gov

The Constitution of the United States

A complete database of information about the Constitution and the Amendments from the National Archives.

http://www.archives.gov/national_archives_experience/constitution.html

The U.S. Supreme Court

The official website of the Judicial Branch of our government.

http://www.supremecourtus.gov

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History

4000 Years of Women in Science

Biographies, photographs, and references.

http://www.astr.ua.edu/4000WS

Mr. Dowling's Electronic Passport

Search for interesting historical facts by era, subject, or geographical region, all while listening to Mr. Dowling doing his nutty voices!

http://www.mrdowling.com

American Memory

Historical collections from the National Digital Library at the Library of Congress.

http://lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/ammemhome.html

Civil War

A catalog of resources and information about the American Civil War Era.

http://sunsite.utk.edu/civil-war

Links to the Past

The virtual museum of the National Park Service.

http://www.cr.nps.gov

This Day in History

The History Channel's compilation of what happened in history on this day, your birthday, or any other day of the year.

http://www.historychannel.com/today

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Personal stories, maps, and online exhibits about the Holocaust and related current events.

http://www.ushmm.org

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Authors and Writing

Harry Potter Books

Learn about the books, browse the glossary of magic spells, and find out how to pronounce those hard words with the audio dictionary.

http://www.scholastic.com/harrypotter/home.asp

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Biographies

Notable Citizens of Planet Earth

Biographical information on over 28,000 people from ancient times to the present.

http://s9.com/biography

Famous Birthdays

Which famous people were born on your birthday?

http://www.famousbirthdays.com

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References

Bartlett 's Familiar Quotations

Look up famous lines by author, keyword, or era.

http://www.bartleby.com/100

Elements of Style

Basic rules of grammar, form, word usage, spelling, and expression.

http://www.bartleby.com/141

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Library

Fairrosa's Library of Children's Literature

Links to information and online versions of classic children's stories.

http://www.fairrosa.info

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Mathematics

Ask Dr. Math

Everything you will ever need to know about formulas, measurements, and numbers for math students from kindergarten to college and beyond.

http://mathforum.org/dr.math

Math in Daily Life

Why do I need to know this stuff?

http://www.learner.org/exhibits/dailymath

Brain Teasers

Weekly math stumpers for children of different ages.

http://www.eduplace.com/math/brain/index.html

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Music

How to Read Music

Learn all of the basics of reading music; notes, clefs, symbols, and counting.

http://datadragon.com/education/reading

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Physical Education

Olympics Past and Future

Read about the history of the Olympics, little-known Olympic events, and the champion athletes who have won medals.

http://www.olympic.org/uk/index_uk.asp

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Science

Field Museum of Natural History

http://www.fieldmuseum.org

Chicago Museum of Science and Industry

http://www.msichicago.org

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