Reader Reviews

May 1999

Children’s Books Central

May 31, 1999 -- From a reader from Richmond, Virginia who is affiliated with the site

Children’s Books Central is a directory of directories for sites related to children’s books. It is a place to start for writers, readers, collectors, illustrators, librarians, teachers, parents, publishers, storytellers and kids. With its many links reached from its well laid out index, a wealth of resources are available even for the general Web surfer.


Amara’s Cantina

May 28, 1999 -- From a reader from Thunder Bay, Canada who is affiliated with the site

This is a fun site with art work and a Luke Skywalker paper doll in the ‘House of Skywalker’ section.

crafty kids craft kits

May 27, 1999 -- From a parent from Calgary, Alberta, Canada who is affiliated with the site

Let us help inspire your childs creativity. Check out our fun, unique kids craft kits and our freebie craft section. Let’s Craft !!

FuntasiaLinks

May 27, 1999 -- From a parent from Naples, FL who is affiliated with the site

Coolest site on the Internet for kids!! Build your own snowman, play shockwave games, visit the Birmingham zoo, win beanie contests, learn about Dolphins,Links to Michael Jordan,Mary Kate & Ashley,Pooh Bear, Snoopy and much, much more!!

Hollywood Stock Exchange

May 27, 1999 -- From a reader from Patterson, Louisiana who is not affiliated with the site

The site is a simulation stock market in which you can buy stocks in movies, movie stars, and film companies. You are given two million dollars to begin with, and are able to watch your money increase and decrease from day to day or hour to hour!!

The Virtual Fields Trip Site

May 26, 1999 -- From Pat Altinay, a reader from Chicago, Illinois who is not affiliated with the site

Travel through hurricanes, volcanoes or PI. This site is not limited to places, although places are included. They’ve bookmarked various sites for you and use a simple navigational page to take you through them. One tour even explains all the search engines and what you get from them. The kids in the classroom couldn’t stop traveling!

PC!Watch, Ultimate Internet Safety

May 24, 1999 -- From Julie Chen, a parent from New Jersey, USA who is affiliated with the site

PC!Watch logs and analyzes all keystrokes including hidden passwords of Win95/98. Parents can use it to monitor children’s Internet surfing, email, word processing.

Ask Jeeves For Kids

May 24, 1999 -- From a parent from Berkeley, CA who is affiliated with the site

Ask Jeeves for Kids is a safe search for kids, teachers and parents. AJKIDS content is especially strong in the areas of homework help and teacher resources.

2001 Colleges and Scholarships

May 23, 1999 -- From a reader from Marietta, GA who is affiliated with the site

The page has won more than 2 dozen awards and has more than 900 pages linking to it. The site lists college admissions and financial aid office email addresses and phone numbers and has links to college web pages, online applications, multiple applications, free college and scholarship searches, SAT and ACT prep info and much, much more. Visitors can sign up for a free newsletter of articles and answers to readers questions about college selection, college admission, scholarships and college life.

Bigeye

May 23, 1999 -- From Wanda Baxter, a parent from Jay, Maine U.S.A. who is not affiliated with the site

Excellent kids section also.