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[Surfnetkids] Penguins

Dear Reader, Happy Earth Day! I know this is a bit late, but here’s a roundup of resources: Earth Day — recommended websites Earth Day Coloring Pages Earth Day Games See ya on the Net, Barbara J. Feldman “Surfing the …[Continue]

[Surfnetkids] News for Students

Dear Reader, In addition to being tax day (for Americans) today is also the anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci‘s birthday (Apr 15, 1452), the assassination of Abraham Lincoln (Apr 15, 1865), and the Titanic disaster (Apr 15, 1912). PhoneSheriff helps …[Continue]

[Surfnetkids] Financial Literacy

Dear Reader, Woo hoo! This week’s Financial Literacy is accompanied by five games: Financial Soccer, Money Metropolis, Road Trip to Savings, Financial Football, and a Financial Literacy Word Search. Enjoy! See ya on the Net, Barbara J. Feldman “Surfing the …[Continue]

[Surfnetkids] Kids’ Jokes

Dear Reader, Happy April Fools’ Day! I remember hating April 1st as a child. The fear of being embarrassed was just too much for me. I’ve since developed a thicker skin, but because of this, I’ve perpetrated very few pranks …[Continue]

[Surfnetkids] What is a Digital Footprint?

Dear Reader, It’s spring! Are flowers blooming yet in your neighborhood? Soon we’ll be celebrating Passover and Easter. Just click on those links for coloring pages and other holiday activities. Find out What Your Kids Do Online See ya on …[Continue]

[Surfnetkids] Annie Oakley

Dear Reader, For a few hours last week, the link to the “Whole Heart for Girls” book was broken. For those that didn’t see it last week, here it is again: Whole Heart for Girls by Dr. Amy Stark. ************This …[Continue]

[Surfnetkids] Nutrition

Dear Reader, As a woman and a mother, I care about girls. This new book by Dr. Amy Stark helps parents (and teachers) guide young girls toward self-esteem, and reduces the damage that can be done by cyber bullies. It …[Continue]

[Surfnetkids] Color Vision

Dear Reader, Did you see the huge ruckus caused by the gold and white, or blue and black dress? It’s the inspiration for this week’s topic: Color Vision.Have you looked at the calendar lately? It’s March! Pi Day is coming …[Continue]

[Surfnetkids] Hans Christian Andersen

Dear Reader, Today’s newsletter sponsor is my husband’s company, Pioneer Medical Alert. For over 15 years, Howard has been helping seniors stay safe in their home, with low-cost medical alert systems. I’ve been meaning to share this for years, but …[Continue]

[Surfnetkids] George Washington

Dear Reader, In addition to the birthdays of Presidents Washington and Lincoln, February is Black History Month. I love the work our artist did on our Black History Month coloring pages. And here’s a roundup of dozens more Black History …[Continue]

[Surfnetkids] Mardi Gras

Dear Reader, Are you feeling the love in the air? Valentine’s Day is just a few days away. Here are some resources to help you celebrate: Valentine Poems website picks,…[Continue]

[Surfnetkids] Chinese New Year

Dear Reader, Being a STEM fan girl, I love discovering new ways of encouraging the study of computer science. And when those new things specifically target girls? Wow! Here’s my latest find: “Lauren Ipsum: A Story About Computer Science and …[Continue]