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Kids Reads

http://www.kidsreads.com
Want to know which book comes next in a series, check this site. You can also look up information about your favorite authors and lots more.

Discovery Kids

http://www.discoverykids.com/
Science is squishy, yucky and noisy. Includes a kids chat room, online science games, and a station guide.

Mars for Kids

http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/participate/funzone/
All about Mars. Games and Fun.

The Space Place

http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/
The kid-friendly website to make and do spacey things

Canadian Encyclopedia Online

http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/
Site available in English and French. This is the online version of the "authoritative encyclopedia about Canada and its people, updated and expanded," available in full text. Some sections requires Shockwave, RealPlayer, and QuickTime plug-ins.

Ology

http://ology.amnh.org/
The American Museum of Natural History(AMNH)'s Website for Kids that explores the world of "ologies" from Anthropology to Palentology and even includes a connection to Astronomy.

National Geographic for Kids

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/
Animals - Games - Video - Curious Facts - Funniest Pet Contest - ...

Disney Online Games

http://disney.go.com/games
Games featuring favorite Disney shows and characters.

Scholastic

http://www.scholastic.com/parents/play
Explore books, games, and other activities on the Scholastic website.

CBC Kids

http://www.cbc.ca/kidscbc/
Games and activities suitable for preschoolers based on CBC children’s programs.

PBS Kids

http://www.pbskids.org
Games and activities from favorite children’s programs on PBS, such as Arthur, Sesame Street, Clifford, and more.

Funology

http://www.funology.com
Explore science through various activities, games, jokes, and more.

Hinterlands Who's Who

http://www.hww.ca/
In English and French, there's lots of information about Wildlife in Canada.

Dinosaurs for Kids

http://www.kidsdinos.com
Dinosaurs, Monsters, Terrible Lizards! Lots of facts, games, and activities about dinosaurs.

Dino Directory

http://internt.nhm.ac.uk/jdsml/nature-online/dino-directory/
From The Natural History Museum in London, you can select a dinosaur by name, time period, classification, country and even body type.

Eco Kids

http://www.ecokids.ca
Information and activities about climate change, energy, recycling, and lots more...

Kids' Planet

http://www.kidsplanet.org/
There's facts on over 50 endangered species. Try out the games, and environment protection activities.

Earth Rangers

http://www.earthrangers.com/
Save animals, complete animals saving missions, earn rewards and badges, unlock Freebies, play games, watch videos...

BAM! Body and Mind

http://www.bam.gov/
Answer kids' questions on health issues and recommends ways to make their bodies and minds healthier, stronger, and safer.

Human Anatomy Online

http://www.innerbody.com/htm/body.html
Features lots of fun, interactive and educational information on the human body.y

Discovery Education Science Fair Central

http://school.discoveryeducation.com/sciencefaircentral/index.html
Your complete Science Fair Projects resource. From testable questions to investigations to presentations.

Science Fair Projects World

http://sciencefair-projects.org
Hundreds of free science fair project ideas for elementary, middle, and high school.

IPL: Science Fair Project Resource Guide

http://www.ipl.org/div/projectguide
Leads you through the necessary steps to successfully complete a science experiment.

Sport Science @ the Exploratorium.

http://www.exploratorium.edu/sports/index.html
Learn about the game and the science behind it.