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    White House for Kids — www.whitehouse.gov
    This site provides coloring pages, videos, quizzes, photos and games that make learning about the U. S. Presidents fun.

    Vocabulary.com — www.vocabulary.com
    This site provides plenty of activities for teachers and students, along with calendars, thematic material and more.

    Places in the News — www.memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/
    Provides maps of geographic locations in the news.

    Today in History — www.memory.loc.gov/ammem/today/today.html
    This excellent Library of Congress site presents what happened today in American History with photos, detailed descriptions and related links.

    Newspaper Association of America — www.naa.org
    Find Information on newspapers from all over the country.

    The New York Times Learning Network — www.nytimes.com/learning
    The New York Times Learning Network is a free service for students in grades 3-12, their teachers and parents. The site is updated Monday thru Friday throughout the school year. Students can read the day's top stories using Knowledge Tools, take a news quiz about today's world, and play special crossword puzzles.

    How Stuff Works — www.howstuffworks.com
    Have you ever wondered how the engine in your car works or what makes your refrigerator cold? This is the place for you!

    Frank Potter's Science Gems — www.sciencegems.com
    Great links to science resources.

    Healthfinder Kids — www.healthfinder.gov/kids
    This is a place where kids can find information on protecting their bodies and minds. It offer more than 75 games and activities, information on safe web navigation and a link to art contents.

    Crunch — http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/crunch
    A brand new online magazine, just waiting for our student writers to begin filling the pages.

    Be More Creative — www.bemorecreative.com
    A great resource for quotes on any topic.

    The Arctic Study Center — www.mnh.si.edu/arctic
    Provides resources on museum exhibitions including Viking expeditions, the Kennewick man controversy, masks and dances of various groups, and native animals.

    Freedoms Answer — www.freedomsanswer.net
    Gets teens involved in the democratic process.

    USA Weekend — www.usaweekend.com


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