Academic & Support Websites

Academic Support Websites

 

Religion

Archdiocese of Washington

http://www.adw.org

Vatican

http://www.vatican.va/

A ministry for traveling Catholics

http://www.masstimes.org

Daily prayer on-line

http://www.sacredspace.ie/

 

Search Engines

KIDREX Supported by Google

http://www.kidrex.org/

 

KidsClick Web Search - Web Search for Kids by Librarians - Includes Games

http://www.kidsclick.org/

 

Kids.Net.AU

http://kids.net.au/

 

ThinkQuest Library of Sites

http://www.thinkquest.org/en/

 

Yahooligans Web Guide

http://kids.yahoo.com/

 

Government

National Geographic for Kids

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/kids/

Smithsonian

http://www.si.edu/Science_and_Technology/

Learn about the USA

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/USA_Geography/USA_GL_click_1024.html

Maryland Kid's Page

http://www.mdkidspage.org/

Chesapeake Bay

http://www.dnr.state.md.us/baygame/
bayfacts_howold.asp

The White House

http://www.whitehouse.gov

Learn about the President, the history of the Presidency

http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/
presidents/index.html

The White House for Kids

http://www.whitehouse.gov/kids

Congress for Kids

http://www.clerk.house.gov/

Ben’s Guide to US Government

http://bensguide.gpo.gov/

The official kids' portal for the U.S. government

http://www.kids.gov/

The Arts

Art in the White House

http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/art/index.html

Smithsonian National Zoo

http://nationalzoo.si.edu/

National Gallery of Art

http://www.nga.gov/kids/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Science

The NOAA Home Page
Takes you on a science journey from the bottom of the sea to the sun. Learn about this important U.S agency - home of the Weather Service and much more.

http://www.noaa.gov/

From Legos to Space

http://www.lego.com/en-US/campaigns/mission-to-space-with-nasa/earth

 

The NOAA Photo Library
Over 20,000 public domain images of satellites, marine mammals, weather phenomena, Antarctic and more!

http://www.photolib.noaa.gov/

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD)
Run by NASA, this site has a new picture every day.

http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/
apod/astropix.html

NASA for middle-school students

http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/5-8/index.html

Math

IXL

https://www.ixl.com/

 

AAA Math for Kids

http://www.aaamath.com/

 

Roman Numeral Facts and Converter

http://www.crowes-nest.com/CrowesNest/
Library/RomanConv/roman.html

 

Create a Graph Classic

http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/Graphing/Classic/

 

Math Playground

http://www.mathplayground.com/

 

Polygon Dissection Gallery

http://mathsite.math.berkeley.edu/
polygon/EntranceOverture.html

 

Reference

Awesome Library K-12 Education Directory

http://www.awesomelibrary.org/

Everyday Mysteries: Fun Science Facts from the Library of Congress

http://www.loc.gov/rr/scitech/mysteries/

Fact Monster Online Encyclopedia, Atlas, Almanac & Dictionary

http://www.factmonster.com/

Merriam-Webster Dictionary & Thesaurus

http://www.merriam-webster.com/

Rainforest Facts

http://www.rain-tree.com/facts.htm

Language Arts - Reading

Scholastic Authors and Books

http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/home.jsp

Free Rice Help others while learning vocabulary!

http://www.freerice.com/

Starfall -Great for early readers

http://www.starfall.com/

 

Spanish

Learn Spanish

http://www.learn-spanish.co.il/

Language Guide Spanish

http://www.languageguide.org/espanol/

Language Guide French

http://www.languageguide.org/im/num/fr/

Spanish-Vocabulary/Animals

http://www.spanicity.com/Spanish-
Vocabulary/Animals/Animals.htm

Spanish-Vocabulary/Body

http://www.spanicity.com/Spanish-
Vocabulary/Body/Body.htm

Spanish-Vocabulary/Adjectives

http://www.spanicity.com/Spanish-
Vocabulary/Adjectives/Adjectives.htm

Spanish-Vocabulary/Clothing

http://www.spanicity.com/Spanish-
Vocabulary/Clothing/Clothing.htm