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Internet Resources for Parents and Kids

 
http://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c=kids.kids_index Cool website for kids on how to save energy.
 
http://urbanext.illinois.edu/firstgarden/ Children's guide to the world of fun and clever gardening.
 
http://www.tryscience.org/ Science education resource for children, parents, and educators.
 
http://www.spaceplace.nasa.gov NASA website where kids (and parents) can learn and have fun exploring and discovering outer space.
 
http://www.scijinks.gov Another NASA site that focuses on weather, the atmosphere and many other interesting facts about space.
 
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/ Features different people, animals, and places each month with facts, games, activities, and related links.
 
http://www.americaslibrary.gov/ Library of Congress for kids.
 
http://www.kids.gov Official kid's portal to the U.S. government.
 
http://www.spreeder.com/app.php Reading fluency practice for kids, sight words, etc.
 
http://www.starfall.com Great site for early readers.
 
http://www.storylineonline.net Remember Reading Rainbow? This site offers stories that are read aloud. Kids can choose from a number of titles.
 
http://belladia.typepad.com/ The Crafty Crow - A Children's Craft Collective.
 
http://www.craftjr.com/ Great craft site for kids.
 
www.spatulatta.com Award-winning site that teaches kids to cook with free step-by-step videos.
 
http://www.woojr.com/  Thousands of coloring pages, kids crafts, educational games, printables, teacher worksheets, jigsaw puzzles, desktop wallpapers and seasonal activities.
 
http://familyfun.go.com/ Family-friendly crafts, ideas, activities, and recipes.