Reader Reviews

May 2002

Poetry.com

May 29, 2002 -- From Joy, 14 years old from Youngstown, Ohio, who is affiliated with the site

This site for all ages offers many free poetry contests. But you don’t have to enter a contest to have your poetry posted on their site for free! This is my all-time favorite poetry site, and I urge you to check it out!


IMA Hero Collection

May 29, 2002 -- From Diane, a reader from San Diego, CA, who is affiliated with the site

Have Fun with History!” On the IMA Hero Web Site you learn about real life heroes and heroines with stories, photos, trivia and quizzes. Enjoy photos, questions, and trivia on “Your Page.” Read biographies in the “Education Section.” Submit your hero to “Who’s Your Hero?” Join the “Hero Clubhouse” to receive a FREE email newsletter filled with history highlights.

The Imagination Factory

May 26, 2002 -- From Marilyn B., a teacher from Columbus, IN, who is affiliated with the site

The site integrates art with science and social studies to teach recycling concepts in a fun and entertaining way. Visitors learn how to make art using easy to obtain solid waste as a source of free materials. Some of the activities include drawing, painting, sculpture, collage, papier-maché, marbling and crafts. A feature called the Badge Matcher helps Brownies, Girl Scouts and their leaders quickly locate art activities that help satisfy badge requirements.

Scribbles Kids Art Site

May 26, 2002 -- From Gladys Jimenez, a parent from San Diego, CA, who is affiliated with the site

There are two art galleries, one for kids under 12 and one for Teens. Artwork is displayed monthly and kids can vote on the best one and the winner receives an art award ribbon and art related prizes.

Teachers And Families

May 24, 2002 -- From David, a reader from Reston, VA, who is affiliated with the site

Contains educational activities for pre-school, study units for K-12 students and information for parents, all approved by teachers, and designed for home use to help children become successful learners. Free and fee based materials.

Teachers And Families

May 24, 2002 -- From David, a reader from Reston, VA, who is affiliated with the site

Contains educational activities for pre-school, study units for K-12 students and information for parents, all approved by teachers, and designed for home use to help children become successful learners. Free and fee based materials.

Time & Again: JFK

May 21, 2002 -- From Barbara, a parent from San Diego, who is not affiliated with the site

A look back at the Kennedy presidency from MSNBC.com.

Official Pearl Harbor History Associates, Inc. Site

May 16, 2002 -- From David, a reader from Texas, who is affiliated with the site

This “portal” leads to: photos of attack, memorial of USS Arizona site, the Congressional Investigation with 30,000 pages of online documents, This is the largest World War II site on internet!

Science Year

May 16, 2002 -- From David, a reader from London, England, who is affiliated with the site

Science Year is one of the most comprehensive learning resources for children, teachers, and parents.

RailroadPix.com

May 15, 2002 -- From Bob H, a reader from Seattle, WA, who is affiliated with the site

RailroadPix.Com railroad photo gallery features hundreds of train pictures from around the world. We cover a wide variety of railroad subjects including today’s mainline railroads, tourist railways and museums, light rail, trolleys and transit.