Reader Reviews

May 2006

Bella Torino

May 31, 2006 -- From David, a reader, from Barcelona, Spain, who is affiliated with the site.

A guide to Turin with comprehensive information for visitors: how to get there and where to stay, what to see and do, and where and what to eat and drink.


Online Visual dictionary

May 31, 2006 -- From BerneyBoy, a parent, from Montreal, Quebec, Canada, who is affiliated with the site.

Where words are defined as pictures, for learning the exact names of objects. Different from a dictionary or from encyclopedia because the images replace the words. A reference tool who lays emphasis on the essential and quick search of information. Its main objective is to help master the language. The enrichment of the words and images make it an essential tool to words identification.

Artsonia

May 30, 2006 -- From Tiffany, a reader, from Chicago, IL, who is affiliated with the site.

Artsonia is the world’s largest kids art museum online. It’s a free, educational site where parents and teachers can upload the artwork done by kids and share their artwork with friends and family. There is no cost to participate, no minimum number of artwork required and any parent or teacher can do it! Family members can join a fan club, leave comments for the artist and purchase keepsakes imprinted with the child’s artwork. It’s fun, education, easy and everyone is welcome to participate!

Mr. Lincoln’s White House

May 30, 2006 -- From Maija Igbo, a reader who is affiliated with the site.

Mr. Lincoln’s White House examines the people and events who worked with President Lincoln in Washington during the tumultuous years of the Civil War.

Mr. Lincoln and the Founders

May 30, 2006 -- From Maija Igbo, a reader who is affiliated with the site.

Mr. Lincoln and the Founders examines the impact of the Founders, the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution on Mr. Lincoln’s life, political thinking and political actions in the 1850s and 1860s.

Mr. Lincoln and New York

May 30, 2006 -- From Maija Igbo, a reader who is affiliated with the site.

Mr. Lincoln and New York appraises how the center of political, media and economic power in 19th century America interacted with, supported and tormented Mr. Lincoln both before and during his Presidency.

Mr. Lincoln and Friends

May 30, 2006 -- From Maija Igbo, a reader who is affiliated with the site.

Mr. Lincoln and Friends reviews the many men and a few women whose friendships helped determine Mr. Lincoln’s political progress and success in the state capital in Springfield, Illinois and the nation’s capital in Washington, D.C.

Mr. Lincoln and Freedom

May 30, 2006 -- From Maija Igbo, a reader who is affiliated with the site.

Mr. Lincoln and Freedom details the progress of Mr. Lincoln’s opposition to slavery from his years in the Illinois State Legislature to the passage of the Thirteenth Amendment abolishing slavery.

Abraham Lincoln’s Classroom

May 30, 2006 -- From Maija Igbo, a reader who is affiliated with the site.

Abraham Lincoln’s Classroom is a resource for scholars and groups involved in the study of the life of Abraham Lincoln. It features a weekly quiz, maps, political cartoons and commentary, links to web resources and a teachers section.

Ecard Universe

May 30, 2006 -- From Aditya, a reader, from Mumbai, India, who is affiliated with the site.

Free ecards and greeting cards for all events and occasions. The ecards are animated and contain real embedded videos of trees, birds, marine life, etc. The ecards are there in over 61 topics and are free to send to family and friends. All cards have background music.