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New York Times Learning Network
 
The New York Times is probably the best known newspaper in the United States, and bills itself as containing "all the news thats fit to print." The range of news stories which appear in the New York Times, and the detail in which that news is covered, is really hard to find anywhere else. The Learning Network is a special section of the New York Times online edition, made especially for kids, will help you relate news stories to larger issues affecting your life.
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Biography.com
Interested in learning more about the lives of well known people? This is the place to be. Brief biographical information about over 20,000 personalities, living and dead, can be found at this site. This is a commercial site, but in spite of having the banner ads typical of such sites, it provides a great deal of free information.
Census for Kids
An interactive website that's got lots of stastistics to use for school!
Inventure Place
Inventure Place, the National Inventors Hall of Fame, maintains this very useful "Index of Inventions." They also have an index of inventors which may be helpful to you if you're doing research in that area.
NASA's Kids Club
Learn all kinds of nifty stuff about space exploration, the earth and our space program!
Starfall
This learn-to-read website is offered free as a public service and also offers reading and writing materials at a very low cost. The website is designed primarily for first grade, but is also useful for pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, and second grade.
 

Homework Helpers and Other Links

ALA's Great Websites for Kids!
The American Library Association has compiled a great list of websites just for kids!
InspireKids!
The state of Indiana's Virtual Library now offers you a kids page designed for seaching and finding information that most kids will use in school. INSPIRE includes articles from newspapers, magazines, and encyclopedias, and is a great resouce for anyone doing a school project, report, or just a demanding homework assignment.
Access Indiana
You can find out more information about Indiana through Access Indiana . Access Indiana provides links to points of interest such as the Indiana Department of Tourism, Indiana State Museum and Historical Sites, government offices of both elected and appointed officials, and much more. There are also some fun activities for kids at the Indiana Department of Environmental Management's Environmental Web Site for Kids. Check it out!
Homework Hotline
Need math and science help? Check out AskRose, a homework hotline available for 6th-12th graders. The homework hotline can also be contacted at 1-877-275-7673
 
Homework Spot
A great place to go for finding homework help on all kinds of topics!
Internet Public Library: For Kids!
A trusted site for finding information on every topic you can think of!
 
Kids.Gov
A safe website for kids to learn lots about our government and have a good time doing it!
 
KidsHealth
A health-focused website with areas for kids, teens and parents alike!
 
KidsReads
A great website for finding book reviews, recommendations, author information and lots more!
LittleClickers
Just click a topic, and find pictures and links of trusted websites on tons of topics!
StorylineOnline
Features online streaming videos of actors reading different children's books aloud!

 




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