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Enchanted Learning

http://www.EnchantedLearning.com/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This is an age appropriate site even for young children. It is loaded with activities and information.

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1086

Nine Planets

http://dept.physics.upenn.edu/nineplanets/intro.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: The Nine Planets is a collection of information about our Solar System intended for a general audience with little technical background. No special expertise or knowledge is needed; all technical and astronomical terms and proper names are defined in the glossary.

Comments: This is an excellent resource for information and pictures of the Solar System.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2318

Official National Geographic Homepage

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/main.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This is a must see site for research. Teachers and kids will love the graphics and the variety of interesting geography information available here.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2350

Star Child

http://heasarc.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/StarChild/StarChild.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This is a learning center for the young astronomer covering the universe, the solar system and "space stuff."

Comments: Excellent site for budding astronomers. It has two difficulty levels, activities, and quizzes along the way.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2833

This Day in History

http://www.historychannel.com/thisday/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Do you want to know what happened on this day in history? Want to know what happened in history the day you were born? Then try this site.

Comments: This an excellent place to break-in the day. Links to the History Channel.

Resource Type: Other.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3132

Candlelight Stories - Children's Stories

http://www.candlelightstories.com/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site has children's stories online including Rumpelstiltskin, Moother Goose, the Amazinng Spectacular Ordinary Bottle, The Creation of the Night and Thumbelina.

Comments: This site has some very good children's stories that could be read with a small group or with a cross-age tutor. It has excellent graphics and options for submitting art and e-mail.

Resource Type: Literature/Story.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 585

Culture Quest

http://ipl.sils.umich.edu/youth/cquest/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Join Parsifal Penguin and Olivia Owl as they sample the delicious cuisines, play the games, see the museums full of arts, crafts and history, hear the folktales and learn about the holidays & festivals of many of the world's cultures. Standards 1.4.3, 1.5.1 and 1.5.3

Comments: This site covers all the continents, including Antarctica. It is very child oriented.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 860

World Magazine

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/media/world/index.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: On line version of National Geographic's "World Magazine" and the articles change each month.

Comments: This is an online magazine. The articles change monthly.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3524

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