Reader Reviews

July 1999

CampusTours.com: Virtual College Tours!

July 21, 1999 -- From 17 year old from San Jose, CA who is not affiliated with the site

This site is really cool. Virtual campus tours of hundreds of U.S. colleges and universities.


Microbe World

July 21, 1999 -- From a reader from Washington DC who is affiliated with the site

This site developed by the American Society for Microbiology offers a comprehensive look at microbes with colorful images and friendly text that makes the science of microbiology fun and easy to understand. Sections include: What are Microbes?, Experiments, Microbes in the News, and Career Information. Lots of vividly colored pictures of microbes, including a “most wanted gallery.” Microbe.org is designed for middle school-age kids and up. Teachers, science club leaders and science museum volunteers may wish to use all or parts of it in science education.

TeenyBee.com

July 21, 1999 -- From a reader from USA who is affiliated with the site

TeenyBee.com is the best site on the internet for childrens books, and other products for children. Besides books, we offer lesson plans for teachers, and tips for parents.

Born Free Foundation Website

July 21, 1999 -- From a 17 year old from Reading, England who is affiliated with the site

This site is primarily about animals in captivity, but it has a lot of information about big cats, elephants, wolves, and orca amongst others. It is updated regularly and has a news section with information about what is going on in the world of animal welfare. It has some photos of different animals, but could have more. It is quick and easy to navigate though.

Young Poets

July 20, 1999 -- From Lori Eldridge, a reader from Spokane, WA, USA who is affiliated with the site

Young Poets is a site where kids can post their poetry and drawings and find links for fun games, puzzles, mazes, pictures to color and other kid’s poetry sites.

Pokefan Post Office

July 19, 1999 -- From a reader from China who is affiliated with the site

Web based free email for Pokemon fan.Pokemon characters on the interface. Provide 3 poke email addresses: your_name@pokefan.com, your_name@pokemonpost.com and your_name@mailpokemon. With lots of mail fuctions.

ABC Toon Center

July 18, 1999 -- From a reader from USA who is affiliated with the site

To win in this game of “Tic-Tac-Toe” you have to match wits with a feline who prefers to call it “Tic-Kat-Toe”. Do be on guard though, Kat is a real animal at the game!

ALFY Web Portal for Kids

July 16, 1999 -- From a reader from New York, USA who is affiliated with the site

I thought you might be interested in checking out an exciting new graphic interfaced web site that is a safe alternative for kids ages 3-7 online.ALFY (www.alfy.com) a kid’s edutainment web portal that promotes learning by doing.

Pilgrim Hall Museum

July 16, 1999 -- From a teacher fromPlymouth, Massachusettswho is affiliated with the site

Pilgrim Hall’s site uses its extensive collection of paintings and Pilgrim artifacts to tell the story of the Pilgrims in short, colorful segments. The site also has an entire section about Thanksgiving: its Pilgrim roots, history and customs — all you ever need to know & more!

JayZeeBear’s Green Forest

July 16, 1999 -- From a reader from USA who is affiliated with the site

Fun site for children