The Internet opens up a whole new world of learning. Enjoy some of our favorite "kid friendly" sites!
FisherPrice - designed for infants, toddlers, or preschool activities to help them learn letters, numbers, colors and shapes - includes color pictures online and a variety of fun games.
PBS Kids - selection of fun games for young children - includes learning the alphabet, numbers, adventure games, and puzzles.
Grade "A" Homework Site - homework information portal features the best K-12 homework-related sites together with a wide variety of educational resources. Subjects include English, math, science, history, art, music, technology, foreign language, and college prep.
Steve Spangler – view hundreds of science experiments to make your next science project a breeze.
Weather Channel for Kids - Entertaining website to teach school-aged children about meteorology. It includes a Forecast Center, weather encyclopedia and glossary, and interactive weather-related games.
Bill Nye the Science Guy - science fans and others will enjoy this link to the PBS television program.
Detective Games -do you like to uncover clues, evidence, and information to solve a problem? Find a variety of detective games here.
Arts, Games & Activities:
Catch-A-Sketch Program - Jefferson Telecom partnered with Jefferson Scranton Elementary 3rd graders for pictures for the 2010-2011 telephone yellow pages. View the children's artwork by class.
Scholastic Kids Fun Online - this is a great site with games and activities related to your favorite book characters - Harry Potter, Dear America, I SPY, Clifford, Goosebumps, Secrets of Droon, Magic School Bus
Disney – visit the Disney site to see all of the movies, music, and characters that makes Disney famous.
Crayola Creativity Central - lots of easy, kid-friendly crafts. Requires a free membership to access craft ideas.
National Zoo - the "virtual" National Zoo, where people everywhere can explore resources, learn about programs, and join in celebrating, studying, and protecting wildlife and their habitats.
Home & Family Network - let your kids help you in the kitchen wtih these great recipes just for children.
Online Games for Home - fun and educational online games in reading, math, science, sports, and puzzles.