Reader Reviews

June 1999

Natural Child Project

June 29, 1999 -- From a reader from Salt Spring Island, BC, Canada who is affiliated with the site

The Natural Child Project is a monthly online journal with a focus on “parenting and education that respects children”.The site includes articles, documents, and advice on parenting, alternative education, and child advocacy by leading writers, as well as the popular “Parenting Site of the Month” feature and the Global Children’s Art Gallery..Our vision is a world in which all children are treated with dignity, respect, understanding, and compassion. In such a world, every child can grow into adulthood with a generous capacity for love and trust. Our society has no more urgent task.k.”All children behave as well as they are treated.


Global Children’s Art Gallery

June 29, 1999 -- From a reader from Salt Spring Island, BC, Canada who is affiliated with the site

The attractive Global Children’s Art Gallery accepts and displays pictures by children age 1 to 12 from around the world. It currently includes over 250 wonderful pictures created in many different media. The Gallery has won numerous awards, and has been featured on Canada AM TV, CNN Headline News, and in newspapers in many countries. Free scanning is provided if needed.

Congo Gorilla Forest

June 29, 1999 -- From a reader from Norwalk, CT USA who is not affiliated with the site

I love the postcard feature

Rebel Friends

June 28, 1999 -- From a reader from Missouri, USA who is not affiliated with the site

This site is especially for kids! It has games, a comic book, a printable Ewok paper doll and coloring pages, and a picture corner.

Gordon Training International

June 28, 1999 -- From a parent from San Diego, California, USA who is affiliated with the site

Dr. Thomas Gordon, founder of Gordon Training International, created Parent Effectiveness Training (P.E.T.) in 1962. Over 1.5 million parents around the world have benefitted from his program teaching communication and conflict-resolution skills to parents and families. The GTI website offers information on P.E.T. classes, as well as Family Effectiveness Training (F.E.T.), the self-study video guided course. There is also an interactive Ask Dr. Gordon column, and an online bookstore. It is an excellent resource for parents (and teachers too!)

Math Word Problems for Children

June 28, 1999 -- From a teacher from USA who is not affiliated with the site

As I was surfing the Net trying to find interesting and educational worksheets to supplement my curriculum, I discovered www.mathstories.com. Many things attracted me to the Web site. Here are just a few: 1. There are many math skills on this site including word problems which are hard to find in a text much less on a web site. 2. It is very well organized and it is user friendly.. 3. It is free to all teachers and parents.

Africam

June 28, 1999 -- From a reader from Sydney, Australia who is not affiliated with the site

A great site to just have on in the room while chatting to friends or teaching a class. Africam calls itself a virtual game reserve and features 10 cameras (which update every 30 seconds) trained on spots within affiliated game reserves. The site offers lots of educational tools aswell. With patience you can see lions, babboons, zebras, wildebeest, antelope, giraffes, elephants, hyenas etc. etc. etc. All living in the wild!

the moonlit road

June 27, 1999 -- From Missy, 11 years old from Pennsylvania,U.S.A who is not affiliated with the site

It has good stories.

Mission X Space Game

June 26, 1999 -- From Nadya Andreadis, a parent fromOntario, Canadawho is affiliated with the site

An online space game with many special effects! As Commander of the MX Enterprise, you must go on a mission to save the world from ultimate destruction! Encounter aliens and travel galaxies as you search for the answer!

Nadya’s Underwater Adventure Game

June 26, 1999 -- From Nadya Andreadis, a parent from Ontario, Canada who is affiliated with the site

An online adventure game with animation and sound! As Underwater Superseeker, you must pass Shark Caverns to find the greatest treasure that you can ever find….the great pearl of sea!