↑ Return to Childrens

Kids Links

Subject Guides to Children’s Sites

  • Dewey Browse – Dewey Browse is a web site developed by Gail Shea Grainger, a librarian at Chesterfield School, NH. Dewey Browse, geared to kids in grades K-12, offers an extensive collection of web sites classified by the Dewey Decimal Classification System.
  • Great Web Sites for Kids – Subject guide organized by the American Library Association listing “Amazing, Spectacular, Mysterious, Wonderful Web Sites for Kids and the Adults Who Care About Them.”
  • Internet Public Library Youth Division – Subject Guide with links children’s web sites related to reference, reading, games, geography, math, art, music, computers, health, sports and much more.

Homework Help

  • Ask Dr. Math – Provides math information or if you’re stuck you can ask a math question.
  • KidsClick – Web search for kids by librarians.
  • Mad Scientist Network – Submit questions about science for a scientist to answer, links to other science sources on the web.

Book Sites

  • Bookhive – Recommended reading from the Public Library of Charlotte & Mecklenburg County.
  • Children’s Literature Web Guide – Organized by Canadian librarian David Brown, this site provides a discussion board, links to children’s book award winners, authors and stories on the web, and other resources for children’s literature.

Just for Fun

  • Old Farmer’s Almanac for KIDS – An interactive website for kids about weather patterns, animals, history, and other factors that affect our daily lives.
  • PBS Kids – Educational games.  Includes resources for parents & teachers.
  • Disney Junior – An interactive website for kids that includes fun and educational games for kids.
  • Seaworld – Learn about animals and sea creatures.

Museums with Virtual Experiments:

Kids Safety on the Internet

  • COPA Commission – Information and resources from the congressionally appointed Commission on Online Child Protection
  • Get Net Wise – Assists families who want safe, constructive, and educational or entertaining online experiences.
  • Safe Kids – Learn more about computers, Internet safety and gain surf to safe sites.
  • Screen It – Entertainment reviews for parents