Reader Reviews

June 2009

Fraction Worksheets

June 30, 2009 -- From Jim, a reader from Seattle, Washington, who is affiliated with the site.

Printable fraction worksheets for addition, subtraction, and more.


Smartygames.com

June 21, 2009 -- From Ceci, a parent from Miami, Florida, USA, who is affiliated with the site.

We are parents, who recently launched our website. It is fun and free. It features online coloring books, math games, mazes, puzzles, online reading and more.

Bear Life

June 19, 2009 -- From Robin, a reader, from United States, who is affiliated with the site.

Useful bear wildlife education site for both educators and students. All bear species of interest covered! Facts, conservation, and mankind impacts. Colorful pictures and easy navigation to quickly compare species.

Read Print Publishing: free online books library

June 18, 2009 -- From Jennifer, a teacher, from Miami, FL, who is not affiliated with the site.

Free online library for students, teachers, and the classic enthusiast.

The Kids’ Science Challenge

June 17, 2009 -- From Jim, a reader from New York State, USA, who is affiliated with the site.

The Kids’ Science Challenge is a national competition challenging 3rd to 6th graders to come up with new ideas in collaboration with real scientists and engineers. More than a competition, kids who visit the website can learn about the science behind candy making and skateboard engineering, among other themes. We offer curricula, games, videos and fun science activities to download and do at home or school. The Kids’ Science Challenge is a free competition supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation.

Kenken at The Math Mojo Chronicles

June 14, 2009 -- From Professor Homunculus from Upstate New York, who is affiliated with the site.

Kenken is the math/logic puzzle that is taking the world by storm. It’s one of the best ways to learn critical thinking and other life skills. Although it takes about two minutes to learn the rules, it can take quite a while to learn the strategy. Get your Math Mojo working with the free video tutorials and other Kenken hints on this site.

Gold Star Saver

June 12, 2009 -- From Kelly, a reader, from Boston, MA, who is affiliated with the site.

Salem Five, is a New England-based bank with a great free microsite for kids. The address is www.salemfive.com/goldstarsaver and is aimed at children ages 7-12 years. The site’s objective is to get kids interested and learning about financial topics, beyond just saving- through games, quizzes and videos starring professional baseball player Dustin Pedroia.

Martin Luther King

June 11, 2009 -- From Rob, a parent, from Toronto, Canada, who is affiliated with the site.

Learn more about black history through black history poems and articles from authors who lived through their own black history experience.

4KraftyKidz

June 6, 2009 -- From Shasta, a parent from Ontario, Canada, who is affiliated with the site.

This is a great site filled with hundreds of fun craft ideas, coloring pages, birthday party plans, games & more ! Updated all the time with new items – includes educational categories, as well as things like Disney, Sponge Bob, holidays and more.

DinoSawUs

June 1, 2009 -- From Toby T-Rex, a reader from Sydney, Australia, who is affiliated with the site.

DinoSawUs is a virtual prehistoric game world for kids full of dinosaurs like Tyrannosaurus Rex and Stegosaurus where children adopt a dinosaur, play games and go on adventures. It includes a Museum where they go to learn about dinosaurs and a newspaper full of stories, puzzles, feedback and with a strong conservation message.