Reader Reviews

February 2008

Yellowstone National Park for Kids, Preteens, and Teenagers

February 28, 2008 -- From Stephanie, a reader, from United States, who is affiliated with the site.

This site gives children an educational overview of Yellowstone National Park. It describes the geology and history of the park in an easy-to-read style. Each month,the wildlife page offers an overview of a different one of the Yellowstone’s animal residents.


National Environmental Education Week

February 27, 2008 -- From Jill, a reader, from Washington, DC, who is affiliated with the site.

This site provides teachers and parents a plethora of resources for bringing environmental literacy into their children’s education. EEWeek.org features a curricula library, green reading list, list of professional development opportunities, list of grant opportunities, and links to free environmental education resources nationwide. The registration page also allows parents and educators involved in environmental education to register their efforts for free and gain national recognition for their work.

EarthSky Kids

February 25, 2008 -- From Eleanor, a reader, from Austin, TX, who is affiliated with the site.

Check out this great science kids site – articles and podcasts on science: from animals to space to innovation. Plus a daily sky chart. Also, ‘Kathy & Ed’ podcasts for the youngest scientists, and “Young Producers’ radio shows for kids, by kids.

Kids Primary Science

February 22, 2008 -- From John, a teacher, from Canada, who is affiliated with the site.

Kids Primary Science has parts of the human body games, solar system games, weather games, animal quizzes and more for the primary science learner.

World of Hummingbirds

February 22, 2008 -- From CDG, a reader, from California, who is affiliated with the site.

The World of Hummingbirds .com is designed to the ultimate resource center for everything related to hummingbirds. Any information about hummingbirds you would ever want can be easily accessible with just a few clicks.

Cool Math Games

February 21, 2008 -- From Paul, a teacher, from Price, Utah, who is affiliated with the site.

This site has tons of fun, educational math games that are fun to play but challenge the mind.

US History Site

February 18, 2008 -- From Kevin, a reader, from Philadelphia, PA, who is affiliated with the site.

Web site dedicated to US History lesson plans, activities, links, games, quotes and teacher resources. Great source for kids’ homework.

Measurement Converter

February 18, 2008 -- From Martha Flores, a teacher, from Boston, who is not affiliated with the site.

This free unit conversion site has a user friendly interface for kids to learn about unit conversions easily and have fun while learning. It covers about 20 categories of unit conversions.

Dress Up Games

February 17, 2008 -- From Paul, a parent, from Toronto, Canada, who is affiliated with the site.

We have brought you the best girly games, girl games, dressup games, makeover games, barbie games, bratz games, and more all under one roof.

Ancient Greek Thesaurus

February 16, 2008 -- From Theo, a parent, from Athens, Greece, who is affiliated with the site.

Contains material about ancient greek history, archaeological places, temples, ancient olympic games, sculptures and greek art. Info and images for greek mythology as depicted in the most important greek museums.