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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.



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.


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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.

The Fishy FAQ

A bouillabaisse of fascinating facts about fish!

Fish Information Service

A ton of fish information from the Fish Information Service.

Penguins, Seals, Sharks, and Whales

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

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A. Pintura - Art Detective

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

Inside Art

An interactive game about great works of art.

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Art Museums and Galleries

The Smithsonian

The Virtual Smithsonian

MoMA: The Museum of Modern Art

Smithsonian National Museum of African Art

Heard Museum of Native American Art

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A List of Crafty Ideas

Great craft ideas for each month of the year.

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Astronomy and Space

Astronomy for Kids

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

Basics of Space Flight Learners' Workbook

Learn about how to navigate through the solar system.

Science Master

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

Overview of the Solar System

Great photos and profiles of each plant.

NASA Space History

A tour through the history of space exploration.

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Development and Anatomy

The Brain and Spinal Cord

Explore the parts of the nervous system.

Visit the Brain Explorer

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

A Big Look at Your Eyes

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

Kids Health

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

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EcoKids Clubhouse

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

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!

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Fun Stuff

Ask Jeeves for Kids

An answer for virtually any question you will ever have.

The Comic Strip

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


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

Nye Lab

Home of Bill Nye, The Science Guy.

Say Hello to the World

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

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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.

Nutrition Explorers from the Dairy Council

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

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Government and Politics

White House

The official website of the White House and the President.

The Constitution of the United States

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

The U.S. Supreme Court

The official website of the Judicial Branch of our government.

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4000 Years of Women in Science

Biographies, photographs, and references.

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!

American Memory

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

Civil War

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

Links to the Past

The virtual museum of the National Park Service.

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.

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

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

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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.

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Notable Citizens of Planet Earth

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

Famous Birthdays

Which famous people were born on your birthday?

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Bartlett 's Familiar Quotations

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

Elements of Style

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

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Ask Dr. Math

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

Math in Daily Life

Why do I need to know this stuff?

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How to Read Music

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

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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.

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Field Museum of Natural History

Chicago Museum of Science and Industry

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