Websites and Online Resources

Useful and fun places for you to visit on the Internet

Ben's Guide to U.S. Government Guide for Kids


America's Library: The Library of Congress for Kids and Their Families - America's Story

Official Kids' Portal for the US Government

Future State: U.S. Department of State for Youth

Four Documents: 100 Milestone Documents from the National Archives

Background Notes: U.S. Department of State - Diplomacy in Action
Country and regional reports from the U.S. Department of State.

U.S. History Programs

Smithsonian: Kids

NASA Kids' Club

American Memory - the Library of Congress
Audio and sound recordings, still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience. From the collections of the Library of Congress and other institutions.

Joan Bauer: Stories Connect Us

Chris Crutcher: Turning Real Life Into Fiction

Newbery Medal
The most prestigious award for children's literature in the United States

PBS Jazz Kids: Learn about the history of jazz around the world. Meet the Giants of Jazz, and compose your own jazz piece.

ETS: Education Testing Service
Links to official test sites for SAT, AP, CLEP, GRE, TOEFL and more.

Health Information for Girls

Kids' Fun Page
Tons of arcade-style games as well as educational games like "Grammar Gorillas" and "What's the Word?" There are also links to other fun sites for kids