Resources On Kids and Teens

ALA.org: Great Web Sites for Kids [ Kids ] - Internet guide of child-safe sites selected by a committee of the American Library Association.

Alberta Curriculum Links [ Kids ] - Links to online activities that relate to the Alberta Learning Curriculum. For grades 1 - 6. Divided by grade level.

Ask Jeeves for Kids [ Kids ] - Allows users to ask a question in plain English, confirms the question, then takes them to one web site that answers the question.

Awesome Library [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Online resources including the top 5 percent in education. Separate entry pages for teachers, kids, teens, parents, and librarians. Includes a search engine.

Backwash Kids [ Kids ] - Find safe online content intended for kids and make friends through Backwash's personality portal.

BellyGunk.com [ Kids ] - Kid-friendly sites that provide activities, and games for children under the age of 10.

Best Educational Sites [ Kids/Teens ] - Links to academic subjects and to games and activities.

Betty Bookmark [ Kids/Teens ] - Allows users to rate book, music, movie, games and television releases, plus offers facts, quizzes and safety tips.

BJ Pinchbeck's Help with Homework [ Kids/Teens ] - More than 625 links to educational sites appropriate for homework help.

Bob's Place [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Categorized sites for kindergarten students through high schoolers, as well as teachers. Includes English and French content.

Center of Web's Kids Lynx [ Kids ] - Kids links portal that is organized by subject.

Children Canada [ Kids/Teens ] - Searchable collection of kid-safe links organized by category.

Children's Book Sequels [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Find links to the next book in a favorite series by visiting the author's website.

Childsafe Kid's Stuff [ Kids/Teens ] - Presents links to games, stories, and activities.

CyberSleuth Kids [ Kids/Teens ] - A comprehensive educational search engine, directory and homework helper for the K-12 student. A virtual library and reference tool providing easy access to thousands of safe subject-specific sites.

Cybrarian [ Kids/Teens ] - Links for homework assignments and research projects. Topics includes social studies, English, math, and science. Offers links to magazines, museums, and other reference sites. For kids in grades 3 to 8.

Dewey Browse [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Contains web sites classified by the Dewey Decimal Classification System for K-12 students.

DiscoverySchool [ Kids/Teens ] - Offers educational resources for students and teachers. Includes educational games, a directory of homework help sites, lesson plans, and a free clipart gallery.

Eggboy's Page O'Stuff [ Kids/Teens ] - Categories of links include weather, holidays, space travel, animation, crafts, animals, games, and school.

Eggy's World [ Kids/Teens ] - Seven categories of links to interactive, safety tested, kids' web pages.

Explorations 4 Kids Directory [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Web sites to teach kids stuff in a fun way. Collected by a home schooling parent.

FirstGov for Kids [ Kids/Teens ] - Worldwide directory of government and non-government sites grouped by subject.

FunBrain.com [ Kids/Teens ] - Education sites for K-8 teachers and kids. Find online educational games for kids of all ages, including math, grammar, science, spelling, and history.

Grade Level Internet Links [ Kids ] - Links for kids K-5, selected and indexed by a group of elementary school teachers. Social studies, language arts, math and science links.

Great Web Sites For Kids [ Kids/Teens ] - An easy-to-use, practical guide to informational, educational, and recreational services on the Internet.

HomeworkSpot [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Directory of sites covering school subjects from kindergarten to high school.

Interesting Places for Kids [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - Hundreds of kids sites grouped by topic. Includes short description of each site.

Internet Public Library Kidspace [ Kids/Teens ] - Features a searchable, subject-categorized directory of authoritative websites; links to online texts, newspapers, and magazines; and the Ask A Question online reference service.

Internet Schoolhouse [ Kids/Teens ] - A collection of educational internet resources.

Internet Search Engines for Kids [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Kids can search the major search engines from one page. There are links to web directories designed for kids.

Iowa City Public Library: KidSpace [ Kids ] - Links to reading, science, homework, games, and fun for kids.

Iowa City Public Library: Teens [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - Offers links to information on books and writing, events, homework, entertainment, and teen life for grades 7 to 12.

Ithaki Kids Metasearch [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Search engine that finds sites for kids searching simultaneously in various guides, search engines and directories.

K.E.W.L. [ Kids/Teens ] - A list of websites in topics such as sports, and science, literature.

Kid Info: Homework Help [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Directory of kid-friendly sites for homework help, reference resources, fun and games, and search engines.

Kid-Friendly Search [ Kids/Teens ] - Banner links to kid friendly sites organized by subject area. High U.S. concentration in the Social Studies area.

KidGrid [ Kids ] - Directory of kid-safe sites. Available in five languages.

4Kids [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Links to sites for kids organized by topic. Entertainment, activities, reading, science, social studies, and study resources.

Kids 321 [ Kids/Teens ] - Safe portal links to favorite video games, cartoons, TV shows, movies, music and toys. [An IE only site.]

Kids Channel [ Kids/Teens ] - A place for children of all ages to play and explore the internet. [Requires an ActiveX control.]

Kids Like It [ Kids/Teens ] - Interactive portal created by children for children.

Kid's Online Resources [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - Online directory of resource links to education, homework help, entertainment, games, music,internet safety.

Kids Web [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Links for students interested in the arts, science, or social studies.

Kids Web [ Kids/Teens ] - World wide web digital library for schoolkids.

Kids' Webrary [ Kids ] - From the Morton Grove Public Library. Directory with selected fun and interesting links and lists of great books classified by a diversity of topics.

Kids World 2000 [ Kids ] - Links to entertaining and educational web pages around the world, spectacular museums, zoos, sports, science, games, and travel.

KidsClick! [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Annotated searchable directory of websites created for kids by librarians. Searchable by subject, reading level and degree of picture content.

KidSites.com [ Kids ] - A guide to the best in web sites for kids.

KidsKonnect [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Includes links to fun games and educational articles on many different topics. Categories are alphabetized for easy selection.

Kids-Korner.com [ Kids ] - Kid-friendly search engine with other community features for kids.

KidsPoint.org [ Kids ] - Good reading - book lists, quizzes, and reviews, homework help, fun links, and Virginia and area links.

Kindersite Project [ Kids ] - Offers links to graded and searchable games, songs and stories for the 2 to 6 yr group.

KOL - AOL for Kids [ Kids ] - Allows kids to play online games, watch cartoons, listen to music, check out new movies, read books and see their favorite stars.

Letter Lane [ Kids ] - A street where the houses are shaped like alphabet letters. Click on a letter house for fun and educational links that start with that letter.

Linkasaurus [ Kids ] - A collection of official sites of interest to kids - toys, games, movies, TV networks, sports, museums, and organizations.

MIKids.com [ Kids ] - Holidays and special days as well as games, puzzles, Advent calendar, pictures to color. Lots of research links for kids K-6, and for teachers and parents too.

Mr Heitmann's Page [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - A reference page for grades 6-12+. Contains over 8,000 links grouped by subject area.

Multnomah County Library Homework Center [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Links to web sites and pages that concentrate on K-12 homework-related subjects. Web resources included are reviewed by librarians.

Only 4 U kids [ Kids/Teens ] - Portal for kids. Provides free email, wallpaper downloads, factual articles, and a story section.

School Links Reference Site [ Kids/Teens ] - Subject directory of social science, language, math, science, art, music links geared to help 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th graders with their homework.

Science Gates [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - A K-12 science and technology gateway indexed by subject including links, encyclopedias, dictionaries and glossaries.

Scout Report Archives [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - Searchable and browseable database contains thousands of critical annotations of Internet sites and mailing lists.

Search-22 - Kids Search Engines [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Searches some well known student resources and directories for kids and teens.

Spike2000.com [ Kids/Teens ] - A fun, interactive and educational web site search directory for children.

Start Squad [ Kids ] - Collection of links to web content for preschoolers, elementary schoolers, and middle schoolers as selected by librarians of North Carolina.

Student Search Center [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Allows students and teachers alike to search for web sites on various topics. All sites are strictly reviewed for youth safety.

TallMania Web Directory [ Kids/Teens ] - Web directory designed for and developed by students, 11-15 years old.

Teach the Children Well [ Kids ] - A large collection of educational links selected by a teacher for elementary students.

ThinkQuest: Library [ Kids/Teens ] - A collection of student projects on a variety of topics. These sites were entered into an international competition and selected as worthy of inclusion in this online library of sites for students by students.

Virtual Middle School Library [ Kids/Teens ] - Directory provides links to resources for students.

Whatta Blast [ Kids ] - Interactive web portal offering links to homework help, entertainment, news, and health information. Includes resources and information for parents and teachers as well.

World Wide School [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Large collection of online texts and classic works grouped by topic. Also features free online courses.

Yahoo! Kids [ Kids ] - A web guide for kids featuring fun and educational resources with games, animals, music, jokes, movies, news, astrology, TV, science, e-cards, and reference guides.

Games

Children's Games [ Kids/Teens ] - Instructions for games that can be played with a regular 52 card deck, cribbage, and various dominoes games.

Children's Games from Around the World [ Kids/Teens ] - Around the world, children have one thing in common. They love to play games. Discover how kids from Venezuela, Mexico, Korea, China, Germany, and many other countries play different versions of the same traditional games.

Disney.com: Kids and Teens [ Kids/Teens ] - Explore the island with Disney characters, and find games, activities, printables, pictures, and video clips.

Fun and Games [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - Resource for all those looking for ideas, puzzles, activities, and games for children or youth. Includes a gaming directory.

Games Kids Play [ Kids/Teens ] - Descriptions and rules for dozens of traditional children's games, including indoor and outdoor activities, playground games, and jump rope rhymes.

Kidoons [ Kids ] - Games, e-learning, and activities related to fairy tale stories by Hans Christian Andersen and the Brothers Grimm.

Kids Games [ Kids/Teens ] - Instructions for playing over 250 team, circle, party and outdoor games.

KOL Games [ Kids ] - Free online games, puzzles and activities for kids. Video game hints, tips, tricks and reviews.

ParenthoodKids.com [ Kids ] - Includes games, puzzles, food recipes, e-cards, jokes, and coloring pages.

Kid's Health

Kid's Health [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Health, fitness, food, drugs, alcohol, disease, infection, safety, sexual health, and mental health are covered here.

BAM Body and Mind [ Kids/Teens ] - Learn about fitness, food and nutrition, exercise, disease, and safety. Take a quiz, play a game, or create a fitness calendar.

Child and Youth Health: Kids' Health [ Kids ] - Learn how the body works, eating a balanced diet, handling feelings and keeping safe. Play games and puzzles.

Doctor P. Body's Learning / Fun Center [ Kids/Teens ] - Information on safety, nutrition, drugs, alcohol, hygiene, activities, and health education.

Doctor Secrets: Everything Doctors Know in Plain English [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - Simple text and cartoons answer questions about everything from what causes acne to why doctors write so poorly.

For Kids and Teens [ Kids/Teens ] - Articles on dealing with a depressed parent, having a chronic illness, the role of the school nurse, and so forth.

Hair Growth Rate [ Kids/Teens ] - Explains why arm hair stays short, but hair on the head grows long. Includes how animals shed and change the color of their fur.

Health Harold [ Kids/Teens ] - Online games, health and fitness information, message boards, and resources for teachers.

Advice

About Teen Advice [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - Get advice through a chat room, forums, email, and useful articles.

Advice For All Ages [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - Provides advice on a large variety of subjects including sex, sexuality, substance abuse, love, relationships, friendships, divorce, depression, and/or family problems.

Boost [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - Provides many links and resources that will help teens deal with everything, from homework to dealing with gang-related violence.

Coffeerooms' Ask Ms X [ Teens ] - Offers a friendly ear and some useful advice. Ask Ms X any question about being a teenager.

Connexions Direct [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - Offers advice on education, careers, housing, money, health and relationships for 13-19 year olds in the UK. Includes web chat, telephone and call-back services.

Covenant House: Nineline [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - A 24-hour nationwide toll free hotline that provides immediate crisis intervention to young people and refers callers to help in their own communities. (US only)

Dear Dee [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - This online big sis answers your questions and gives advice about typical teen problems.

Dear Hana [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - A syndicated column advising teens and twenty-somethings on various issues including love, friendships, depression, abuse, relationships, and family and social problems.