Reader Reviews

October 1999

Global Children’s Art Gallery

October 31, 1999 -- From Jan Hunt, Director, Natural Child Project, a parent from Salt Spring Island, BC, Canada who is affiliated with the site

The Global Children’s Art Gallery displays pictures by children ages 1 to 12 from around the world. Free scanning is provided if needed. The Gallery now has over 300 wonderful pictures, the largest such collection on the Internet. The Gallery has been featured on CNN Headline News, and Canada AM TV.


Teacher Forum

October 29, 1999 -- From Michael Marshall, a reader from Liverpool, England who is affiliated with the site

Chat and discussion forum for teachers, where they can discuss burning issues (quite a few entries in their “Exhaustion” section) and share ideas and troubles with colleagues worldwide.

Gayle’s Preschool Rainbow – Activity Central

October 29, 1999 -- From Gayle, a teacher from New York, USA who is affiliated with the site

Early childhood education activities and lesson plans for preschool teachers that are practical and hands-on. Fun learning ideas in seasonal themes that can be used in the classroom again and again. Eight pages of fingerplays, nursery rhymes and action songs plus a resource list of picture books arranged according to 17 early childhood themes. There’s even an internal search engine that permits concept and keyword searches.

Preschool Home Activities for Parents and Young Children

October 29, 1999 -- From Gayle, a teacher from New York, USA who is affiliated with the site

Educational activities that parents and their young children can dotogether. Counting, pre-reading, language, science, and physicalskills are developed as parents play with their preschool children.Use of ordinary household items makes these activities easy as wellas fun.

Teacher Forum

October 29, 1999 -- From Michael Marshall, a reader from Liverpool, England who is affiliated with the site

Chat and discussion forum for teachers, where they can discussburning issues (quite a few entries in their “Exhaustion” section) andshare ideas and troubles with colleagues worldwide.

Gayle’s Preschool Rainbow – Activity Central

October 29, 1999 -- From Gayle, a teacher from New York, USA who is affiliated with the site

Early childhood education activities and lesson plans for preschool teachers that are practical and hands-on. Fun learning ideas in seasonal themes that can be used in the classroom again and again. Eight pages of fingerplays, nursery rhymes and action songs plus a resource list of picture books arranged according to 17 early childhood themes. There’s even an internal search engine that permits concept and keyword searches.

All About Atoms

October 28, 1999 -- From Stephen F. Gagnon, a reader from Newport News, Virginia who is affiliated with the site

All About Atoms is a very basic overview of atomic structure. Students can click on particles to learn more about them and even discover some fun facts about atoms!

The Science Spot

October 27, 1999 -- From Tracy Trimpe, a parent from Havana, IL USA who is affiliated with the site

The Science Spot is an excellent resource for educators and students. From ready-to-use lessons in the Science Classroom to kid-safe links in the Kid Zone, everyone is sure to find something to make learning fun!

kiddonet

October 27, 1999 -- From Kathy, a reader from USA who is not affiliated with the site

This is the best site I have found for my pre-schoolers. It has categories like games, counting, animals, etc. he kids get their own email address, but choose a password for people to put in the subject line in order to get the email. I recommend it to every parent I know!

Study Web

October 27, 1999 -- From Janice Weaver, a reader from USA who is not affiliated with the site

This site is good for students, teachers and parents. It provides information and links on MANY different subjects. In addition, it also has projects, usable in the classroom, on many subjects. Great for research projects.