Reader Reviews

February 2008

Johnnie’s Story Page

February 15, 2008 -- From Johnnie, a reader, from California, who is affiliated with the site.

Johnnie’s Story Page is the gateway to the best interactive stories for children on the web. There are links to the alphabet and beginning texts, to interactive myths and legends, as well as stories in Spanish. The site is designed to be kid friendly as well as organized to be a resource to parents and teachers.


Johnnie’s Math Page

February 15, 2008 -- From Johnnie, a reader, from California, who is affiliated with the site.

Johnnie’s Math Page is a resource for kids, their parents, and their teachers. Here you will find links to the best interactive tools for learning elementary and middle school mathematics. Sites are categorized by topic. There are counting and number resources, multiplication tools, geometry sites, and links to probability and statistics learning tools. By far the favorite page is the fun page, which is a gateway to math amusements, games and puzzles.

Kids’ Corner

February 14, 2008 -- From an anonymous reader, who is not affiliated with the site.

A non-commercial, educational site devoted to educating school-aged children about butterflies. The site includes a butterfly-themed bibliography, jokes, games, quotations, trivia, story starters and more. The site is continually being updated and expanded.

Polymer Clay and Children

February 13, 2008 -- From Garie, from Singapore, who is affiliated with the site.

Using polymer clay to create school projects, learn a life skill in arts and creativity, develop fine motor skills , and improve hand and eye coordination.

TeacherTube

February 13, 2008 -- From Roseann, a parent, from USA, who is not affiliated with the site.

Kinda like YouTube, but all content is clean and educational.

WIDECAST Sea Turtle Conservation Program

February 12, 2008 -- From Mariana, a reader, from Costa Rica, who is not affiliated with the site.

The widecast latin american program has a just for kids information, with a lot of information in a easy way for the kids to read and understand. Also it has sea turtles online games.

Dress Up Craze

February 11, 2008 -- From Bree, a reader, from Florida, USA, who is affiliated with the site.

DressUpCraze.com has tons of free dress up and makeover games for teens online.

FGM Venture free online chess

February 9, 2008 -- From Felcor, a reader, from Bangkok, Thailand, who is affiliated with the site.

Free online chess and free games for kids and adults alike. Challenging Knight game (Troyis) at http://www.felcor.ws/troyis.htm or click “kids chess” link at the homepage.

Countdown

February 8, 2008 -- From Krista, a reader, from Chicago, IL, United States, who is affiliated with the site.

Countdown is a comprehensive, free math education resource. This weekly updated site provides free access to over 400 standards-based instructional math videos with accompanying printable activity sheets. The 5-7 minute video clips are taken from the weekly, live, call-in television show that is broadcast to students across the greater Chicago area.

Harry Potter Directory

February 8, 2008 -- From Veer, a reader, from Delhi, India, who is affiliated with the site.

Harry Potter directory features useful links and websites on Harry Potter.