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Links to useful information on the Internet especially for kids.
Dan Wardell's Reading Roadtrip
Dan Wardell's travels through Iowa. (States and Capitals)
Whether you are writing a report or planning a trip, this guide to the 50 US states is a great resource. Provides pictures of state symbols, statistical information and links to many other related sights.
Arthur Site
Fans of Marc Brown's favorite aardvark will enjoy this site!
BBC Primary History
Designed like a toybox to allow kids to "explore" history. A very visual site with timelines and biographical information that young readers can read and enjoy.
Children's Music Web
If you can't remember the words to a favorite song or want to learn a new one, be sure to check this one out.
Dave Pilkey's Extra Crunchy Website-O-Fun
Meet Dave Pilkey in comic book form! Explore his books, videos, games and book app! Be sure to check out "Fun Stuff" for more activities and silly facts.
Ed Emberly
Books, Drawing and Activities for Kids
Iowa Children's Choice Awards
Books chosen for the master list are those written by American authors within the last five years. Titles are fiction or nonfiction, with a wide range of interests and reading levels appropriate for children in grades three through six. No textbooks are included.
Jackson Pollock Art
Paint like Jackson Pollock!
Search this website through text, games and videos. Made for research and enjoyment in exploring jobs, health, art and more!
If you're a Nick watcher, checkout this site for some of your favorites!
PBS Kids
Website with games and more focused on PBS programming for children.
Scholastic Kids
Games, puzzles and information on Scholastic titles.
Sea World
Planning a trip? Travel to Sea World without leaving your chair!
Smithsonian Kids
Explore through information and activity on topics of dinosaurs, world cultures, animals, outer space, history, and much more!
Storyline Online
Need a story between story times? Visit Storyline Online sponsored by the Screen Actors Guild to listen to stories read by actors. This is a fun site with activities related to the stories.
Explore "Wonder Playground: and share a "Wonder of the Day".
Your Big Backyard
National Wildlife Federation's award-winning magazine for ages 3-7.
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