- Find encyclopedias, magazines, NC websites, newspapers, Word Central's Dictionary,
and much more.
WebPath Express -
Here's a great place to start your research. Get awesome websites
that have been selected for elementary students.
Monster - Find out what happened today in history or learn
a new word a day and have access to tons of information.
Kid's Search Tools
- Find search word, reference articles, and websites just for kids.
Squad - From the State Library for kids, click on a topic
and get related sites with great information written for kids.
Refdesk.com - Get
access to information about almost anything. You'll have access
to a variety of newspapers, TV and radio
news, columns, the atomic clock, thesaurus, dictionary, calendar,
almanac, area codes, zip codes and everything in between.
B.J. Pinchbeck's Homework Helper
- This site has more homework help than you could ever want. It
has everything from spelling lists to foreign language to help with
Enchanted Learning -
Find a wealth of information, activities, crafts, maps, and much more
at this kid friendly site.
History on the Net -
Find links to many history resources, historic events, games and more.
Census Bureau American Factfinder - Need to find the
population of any US city, its exact location, or find a zip
code? This site is for you.
Factfinder Kids Corner - Learn about the US census, get facts
about your state, and see how much you know with the quizes.
FactBook - Select a country at the top and get a wealth of
information about it.
Library Kids - Get links to a wide variety of sites offering
help in many different subject areas.
- Find a collection of biography websites.
WRAL 5 Online
- Need the latest local weather forecast?
Jeeves for Kids - For a fun way to get information, just
type a question and begin a search for an answer.
Primary School for grades K-2
Elementary School for grades 3-5 - Find links to help in
different subject areas.
Official US Time-Clock - Get the official time and date here and
see where the sun is shining on the world.
Almanac for Kids - You can find tons of great facts and
Themes - Here's the
collection of seasonal activities organized by the month.
Streaming - This awesome resource provides thousands of
videos, images, articles, speeches, and more.
- Create your own personalized online puzzles here.
Brainboosters - Enrich your mind with this huge collection of
challenging activities. Start thinking!
- Choose between easy or hard for this stimulating number game.
Exploratorium Online Exhibits
- How good is your visual perception? Find out by exploring the
fun online exhibits.
Science Illusion Tours - Do you enjoy optical
illusions? Check out the many interactive, real-time, hands on
demonstrations, games, puzzles, projects, and mind benders.
Eluzions - For another
awesome site filled with games, puzzles, optical illusions, mazes, an
art gallery, quizzes and trivia, you've got to visit this!
The Kidz Page
- There are 100s of kids games, activities, puzzles, online coloring
pages, and more here.
Kaboose Holidays -
Find fun information, crafts, activities, and links to more for many
of the holidays.
Guinness Book of Records
- How long is the world's longest bridge? How tall is the
world's tallest living person? What living animal can
make the world's loudest sound? Find out the answers to
these and many more interesting facts.
Get ready to have fun as you find out about the world of crayons,
create cards, play games, do arts and crafts, color and more.
- Play games and practice skills in different subject areas. You
can do a search for games by subject area.
- A portal for many Pre School - 2nd grade activities.
- A portal to many activities.
Readquarium PreK-6th - Here's a portal to numerous reading
Garfield - Here's
everything you could ever want to know about Garfield. You can
even read the Garfield comics and play games.
Funology - There's
tons of fun ideas and activities for kids of all ages.
Julia's Rainbow Corner - Have fun as you explore the fun and
educational games here.
I Know That - Find
interactive activities in the different subject areas.
3D -Zoom around town on your hoverboard as you explore
science in the 3D world of Wonderville.for
3D Activities - Explore the world in 3D through games,
activities, videos, and more.
BallParks - Ball
lovers! Here's a fascinating site that lists pictures, facts and
histories of the places professional and amateur sports teams play
baseball, basketball, football, hockey, and soccer.
How Stuff Works -
Have you ever wondered how things are made or how they work?
Then is the place for you.
Yuckiest Site on the Internet - Play
yucky games, visit roach world and worm world, and find out all kinds
of things about your body and how it works.
Kids Game Room - If it's games you are looking for, then
you've come to the right place.
Your Keyboarding - Get extra practice with your keyboarding
Pick the Pattern
- Can you figure out the patterns in this collection of activities?
Bear's Online Games - Find coloring pages, mazes, and all
sorts of games.
Great Sites for Kids - Here is an amazing collection of
websites collected and put together by the American Library
Eric's Origami Page
- Learn about the history of paperfolding - origami - and follow the
directions given to turn a piece of paper into a work of art.
There are also links to other origami sites.
Joseph Wu's Origami
Page - Make animals and other objects by folding paper.
Check out the Japanese art origami at .
- Send someone a free electronic greeting card. You can find a
huge assortment here.
Greetings - Get a mix of free electronic greeting cards and
some you can have with a membership.
My Sunny Greetings - A
huge selection of free electronic greeting cards.
Jigsaw - Put together a new puzzle everyday.
- Here's another site with jigsaw puzzles.
Crafts for Kids Jigsaw Puzzles - There are many, many, many
Hounds with Rocky - Explore the world of rocks with Rocky the
Kids Biology -
Investigate the interactive activities as you learn all about
the science of life.
SwitchZoo - Visit this
unique zoo and see what unusual animals live there.
Tigers and Bears! Oh My! - Enjoy this collection of zoo
- Discover games, experiments, videos and more that tackle the four
big things materials scientists study. You can also explore
activities in our stuff
Museum of Minnesota - For a cool site with a variety of
activities and ideas for fun science experiments and neat
science facts, you've got to check this out.
Fountain - From the Science Museum of Minnesota this list
contains many activities and ideas, galleries to show your work, books
you can use, and surprises inspired by Thinking Fountain.
Physics - Head out for the amusement park and check out the
forces behind the fun. You'll design your own roller coaster
ride, predict the outcome of bumper car collisions, and learn
which is the lead horse on the carousel.
Earth - Delve into the earth's interior, learn about its
tectonic plates and their movements, and discover how mountains,
volcanoes, and earthquakes are formed.
the Farm - This farm will keep you busy with all the different
Can We Predict Volcanic Eruptions? - Find out what causes
volcanoes to happen, how we might forecast them, and how we deal with
the risks from them.
World - Volcano lovers, visit Rocky and discover almost
everything you could ever want to know about volcanoes.
Yuckiest Site on the Internet - First
there was mud. Then there were worms, and now there is Yucky! Play
yucky games, visit roach world and worm world, and find out all kinds
of things about your body and how it works.
The Weather Channel - Get the latest
weather information from around the world, find out special headlines,
and get weather maps.
Bill Nye the Science
Guy - Here's an out of this world science site with
activities and experiments.
Cool Science for Curious Kids
- The Howard Hughes Medical Institute invites curious kids to explore
biology... on screen, off screen, and in between.
Cells Alive - Discover the world of
cells, bacteria, viruses, allergies, and mites.
Prehistoric World - This National Geographic site will
allow you to peer into the past for glimpses of ancient creatures that
still grip us!
On-Line - Find out anything you could possible want to know
about these giant creatures.
Yucky Roach World
- Are you a bug lover? If so, then this is the site for you.
Lincoln Park Zoo
- Let's go to the zoo! Select an animal exhibit and meet the
- Are you a budding astronomer? Here's the site for you!
Go to and learn all about our universe and solar system.
Dynamics of Flight - For those of you interested in
airplanes, aeronautics, and flight, this is a great site.
for Kids - Future astronauts and space lovers, this is NASA's
page for kids. Find fun games and activities here.
Space Place - Here's another great NASA site designed just
for kids with games, projects, and more.
For Kids Only
- Earth Science Enterprise - Are you interested in
earth science? Go to this super site put together by NASA.
The Tornado Project Online
- In you are into tornadoes check this out. It has loads of
information about these twisters.
from the USGS
- For maps and lists of recent earthquakes and other shaking news this
Terraweb for Kids - Check out satellite images of Earth taken
from outer space, cool 3D pictures, cool fun facts, and
create your own 3D landscape.
- Choose World Edition, Kids Edition, or States Edition to
experience life in different parts of the world from
your computer. Check out the great photos, famous people and
recipes on the right.
Guide to U.S. Government for Kids for K-2nd - Get lots of
great information about our government.
Guide to U.S. Government for Kids for 3rd-5th - Find out
about our nation and government, how laws are made, the election
process and more.
Finder Kid's Corner - Learn about the U.S. census, get facts
about each state, and have fun with quiz questions.
States Patent and Trademark Office Kids' Page - Are you
interested in being an inventor? This great site has lots of
information, activities, and games.
- Need a map? Use this site to crank out a cartographic
MapQuest - Another great
site to get a map for any country around the world or just to get
directions from one place to another.
Geographic for Kids - Travel to other lands, space, or under
the ocean find out about people and animals around the world, read the
NG Kids Magazine, play games and more.
- For a great site with loads of information on the people, history,
wildlife, and places of interest for countries and regions around the
world this is it. *** 5th graders - a wealth of information
awaits you in Latin America.
Time Exhibits -
Learn about the history of timekeeping, calendars, different clocks,
- History lovers, here's the site for you! It presents
3000 years of world history with timelines, lifelines, colorful
graphics, and maps.
US - Here's a collection of sites about our 50 states.
Check this out.
Home Court Advantage
- Are you confused about the North Carolina court system and how it
works? This is a kid's window into the North Carolina
court system that explains the courts in a way kids can understand.
North Carolina Virtual
Visits - Discover North Carolina by taking a virtual tour
around Raleigh and the state.
Kids Page - Find out everything you could ever want to know
about North Carolina.
Squad - Connect into links from the State Library to get
great information resources about NC.
for Kids - Take a virtual tour of the White House and find
out about the President and Vice President. Discover how you
can become a more active and informed citizen and find out
about the White House pets.
Carolina Resources - Use this to get good links for
researching North Carolina.
International Kids' Space - Here's
a fun site that lets you read and write stories, draw and submit
pictures, listen to music, and a lot more.
KidPub - Here are more
stories written by kids of all ages from around the world. You
can even submit your own stories here.
- This is a great reading incentive program dedicated to
encouraging kids in grades K-8 to read. With the help of Rex Reader
and Bailey Bookmark, you have more than 6,000 of the most popular and
acclaimed titles from which to choose.
- Practice your alphabet and learn to read with all the fun activities
Analogies - Just what is an anology? Find out here and
practice using them.
Between the Lions - Find
stories, games, video clips, and other activities.
Game Goo -
Educational games that help develop early reading skills are here.
Kidsbank - Join the KidsBank.comô
characters on a tour of Money, Savings, Interest, Checking, and
Electronic Banking. Be sure to visit the Calculators and Game
Room at the bottom of the page.
Student Center - Mathematicians, see if you can solve
the problem of the week.
A+ Math - Practice your math
facts and play math games.
Silver Burdett Ginn Mathematics - For some fun
activities to cover a range of math skills visit this site and click
on your grade level to begin.
- Here's an awesome site filled with many games, brain benders,
puzzles, and more.
Math for K-2 and Interactive
Math 3-5 are packed with lots of fun activities to
practice your math skills.
- Get ready for some math fun. Find a unique collection of
puzzles, games and optical illusions.
Interactive Math - Check out this huge collection of
excellent math activities.
Mania - Here's Baucom's page to MANY great math
Elementary Math Sites from Tucson - Discover a myriad of
awesome math sites here.
States Mint for Kids H.I.P. Pocket Change - Here's a fun
educational site for students and teachers to learn about coins, the
United States Mint, and U.S. history.
Discovery Education Clipart Gallery - A nice collection of
UnitedStreaming - Find a wealth of images and clipart great
for multimedia, reports, projects, and more. Use the
within "images" and "clipart".
Multimedia - Check out this library of images, audio, and
video for educational use.
Pics4Learning - Here's
a categorized list of copyright-friendly images for education.
Illustrated Science Encyclopedia - Find hundreds of science
illustrations and images you can use in reports and
DK Clip Art - Use the categories to search through the
many photographs in this collection.
Concepts - These royalty free images can be used in your research
projects and reports.
Teaching Clipart Library - Click on Topic Galleries and choose
a category in the drop down to find thousands of images.
FreeFoto - Find
a huge collection of photos here.
- Create cool logos and headings for your online presentations and
- Make cool titles and headings for your papers and presentations.
Picture Gallery - a limited collection of images of landforms.
Free Photos - Find beautiful photos on many different topics.
Whimsy Public Domain Images - Find a vast collection of clipart,
diagrams, and images.
of Congress Prints and Photographs Online - Here's a great
place to look for historical images.
- This is an amazing collection of photos for your use.
- Get animated images and cool backgrounds.