Reader Reviews

September 2006

Jedi Lightsabers – A Collection of the Movie Replicas from STARWARS

September 30, 2006 -- From Alpierre B. Hilario, who is affiliated with the site.

A site dedicated to Lightsabers, a fantasy laser sword popularized by the movie starwars. There are images and literature all about the starwars movies and the Jedi Knights who uses these swords.


KidsBank.com

September 26, 2006 -- From Frank, a parent from Ohio, who is not affiliated with the site.

We hope to help you and your children explore some of the fundamentals of banking. We explain some of the basics of banking services and hope that your children can use KidsBank.comâ„¢ to learn a little more about how savings, interest, checking and other banking things work.

James Randi debunking on Tonight Show

September 26, 2006 -- From Paula, a parent from Pasadena, CA, who is not affiliated with the site.

James Randi debunks Uri Geller and Peter Popoff.

Easy Calculation – Calculator and converter

September 26, 2006 -- From Hiox, a reader, from India, who is affiliated with the site.

Online calculators for matrix, prime number, statistics, lcm and hcf, area, decimal, hexadecimal and binary, perfect number, age, simple and compound interest, numbers, scientific & conversion calculator.

Study Tips

September 22, 2006 -- From Brian, a teacher, from Canada, who is affiliated with the site.

Free information and tips on studying.

Just One More Book!!

September 18, 2006 -- From Andrea, a reader, from Canada, who is affiliated with the site.

The “Just One More Book!” podcast is a thrice-weekly audio on demand broadcast in which we discuss the children’s books we love and why we love them. Episodes range in length from 5 to 12 minutes and can be played directly from our web page or downloaded to an ipod for listening on the go. Each episode is an informal discussion of one of our family’s favourite children’s books. Occasionally, the episodes feature interviews with authors, literacy related discussions or audio reviews submitted by our listeners.

Home Schooling Unlimited

September 17, 2006 -- From Anthony, from WA, U.S., who is affiliated with the site.

Homeschooling Unlimited’s free worksheet generators create an unlimited number of problems in many different catagories, from reading time to factoring polynomials. Worksheets can be created with or without answer keys, and are optimized for efficient printing.

Medal of Honor

September 15, 2006 -- From Lu, a reader, from Seattle Washington, who is affiliated with the site.

A website for kids to color national historical events such as Midway and Teddy Roosevelt!

little red planet

September 15, 2006 -- From Dale, a parent, from Melbourne, Australia, who is affiliated with the site.

A site dedicated to the public’s education of Mars. The site utilises it’s own unique comic strip, little red planet, as the educational vehicle.

Kids4Mars

September 15, 2006 -- From Dale, a parent, from Sherman, Texas, who is affiliated with the site.

Chief among the stated goals of Kids4Mars is to assist in the education of the public on the merits of human and robotic space exploration with an emphasis on Mars. Their motivation is based upon the belief that as people learn more about the benefits of becoming a truly spacefaring civilization, support for space exploration and eventual settlement will increase.