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Ben's Guide to the US Government for Kids- Ben's Guide to the US Government for Kids is broken down into 4 grade sections for K-12 students, and another for parents and teachers. Topics range from US history and the Constitution to how laws are made and what the election process entails.
Coretta Scott King Book Award
DayByDaySC- An interactive calendar where each month has a theme and each day includes related books and activities that parents & chidlren can enjoy together.
First Gov for Kids- First Gov For Kids is a portal to all the kids sites and pages from federal government websites. Find great sites about space exploration, parks and recreation, fighting crime, animals and plants, computers, the arts, money, and lots more. Also, the section contains great resources for help with math, science, social studies, English, and other classes.
Guys Read- A web-based literacy program for boys designed to help boys become self-motivated, lifelong readers.
John Newbery Medal- The Newbery Medal is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
Juvenile Series and Sequels
Kidspace @ the Internet Public Library
Library of Congress: America's Story- Library of Congress: America's Story lets you explore the 50 states, jump back in time to see what important events occurred on your birthday, meet amazing Americans, hear about some of America's favorite pastimes, listen to old songs, and and learn all kinds of cool facts and trivia about the history of the US.
Math.com: Calculators & Tools
NASA Kids- NASA Kids: meet the astronauts; discover the planets, stars, and meteors; learn about black holes and quasars; see what it's like to live in space; learn about rockets, satellites and space probes; and discover cool facts about the planet Earth, too.
National Geographic Kids Homework Help
Randolph Caldecott Medal- The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
Random House Kids
ReadKiddoRead- Designed to help parents and educators connect their children with the books that will turn them into lifelong readers.
Science Buddies: Science Project Resources
South Carolina Children's Book Awards
White House Kids- White House Kids Homepage has biographies of all the presidents, virtual tours of the White House, information about the president, vice-president and their wives, a section on American history, holiday traditions at the White House, historical and recent photos, quizzes, coloring pages, and a special section on the White House pets.