Check out these cool links!
There’s a little something for everyone—from games and fun facts, to help with homework and valuable information for parents.
Check out these cool links for everyone! Play games, search for fun facts, and even get homework help. There are even specific sections for teens and parents.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art – Includes art games, activities, interviews, stories, a FAQ about the museum, etc.
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art – Family guide to the museum, festivals, activities and more
San Francisco Symphony For Kids – Learn about musical instruments, compose a tune, listen to the radio, etc.
Kansas City Star online – Local news and events from the Kansas City metropolitan area
U.S. News & World Report – Education Section
Weekly Reader Magazine – Scholastic Weekly Reader for elementary to high school students
ABC Kids – Interactive games, videos and your favorite Disney Channel shows
Crayola – Free coloring pages, crafts, games, and more
Disney – The official home page for all things Disney
Funology – The science of having fun
Girls Life Magazine – Advice, girl talk, entertainment, fun stuff, style, quizzes, etc.
Lego– The official web site of LEGO® products
Nickelodeon – Kids games, kids TV shows, videos, and entertainment television
Sports Illustrated for Kids – Sports games, photos and news
Health & Safety
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids – Youth action for tobacco free kids
The Quit Smoking Community – All the information you need to quit smoking today
Cavity Free Zone – Your site for healthy, beautiful smiles for a lifetime
Crest Kids – Helping your kids learn about dental health, gum disease & cavities
Kids Health – Provides doctor-approved health information about children from birth through adolescence; features separate areas for kids, teens and parents
McGruff the Crime Dog – Learn how to be safe and make your neighborhood safer
Substance Abuse Guide – A substance abuse detection/prevention guide for parents
A Plus Math – A site to help students improve their math skills interactively
Cool Math for Kids – An amusement park of math and more, especially designed for fun!
Hands On Banking – Money skills you need for life
Sense and Dollars – Teaches teens how to earn, spend, save & invest wisely
Congress for Kids – Tour Congress with Uncle Sam as your guide
Fact Monster – News, almanac facts, atlas, dictionary, and more
The Internet Public Library – An online reference service
Kansas City Public Library – Guide and resources from the Kansas City Public Library
Kid Port – Learn, enhance your education, and have fun doing it
PBS for Kids – Play, explore, read and learn
Yahoo Kids – Kids games, kids music, kids movies, and more
Advocates for Youth – Rights. Respect. Responsibility.
The Child Welfare League of America – Making children a national priority
Children’s Defense Fund – The voice for all the children of America
American Consumer Credit Counseling – Help with budgeting, money management & credit issues 365 days a year
Consumer Product Safety Commission – Make sure your workplace or home (and everything in it) is as safe as possible
Mommy Tips – Parenting tips, crafts, recipes, shopping, freebies, discussion boards
Reading is Fundamental (RIF) – Features a host of ideas, contests & activities to make reading funDinoDictionary – Find out all you could ever want to know about all sorts of dinosaurs
Keep Your Kids Safe Online – Tips to help manage your child’s online activity to keep your kids safe online.
Dino Dictionary– Find out everything you ever wanted to know about dinosaurs
Discovery Kids Online – Explore the science and nature through games, puzzles, stories, quizzes and more
Field Trip Earth – Global resource of wildlife conservation
Kansas City Zoo – Animals, attractions and events at the Kansas City Zoo
Kids Planet – Get animal facts, free activities & games – even adopt an animal
NASA Kids’ Club – Explore space through fun, interactive games
National Geographic Kids– Homework help, games, activities & experiments
Science City at Union Station – Let curiosity be your guide!
Space – Space news
Spelling & Grammar
Earobics Game Goo – Learning that sticks; games to develop reading skills
Vocabulary University – Free word puzzles & activities to enhance vocabulary and written/verbal skills
Net Smartz – Educate.Engage.Empower.
Pathways to Technology – Allows students to explore technology career options
BGCA Career Launch – Prepare resumes, search for jobs, dress for success & land the job
BGCA YouthNet – My Club My Life – Fun & secure online area for teens to discuss issues that affect them
College Board – Planning and funding for college and SAT center
Do Something – Community action site
Go College – Scholarship and financial aid info and college finder
Guide to Financial Aid – Financial aid, college scholarships, and student loans
Students Guide to College – A comprehensive guide of the college application process.
Teen Central – Offers teens help & advice from counselors & other teens anonymously
Teen Ink Magazine – Written by teens
Teen Voices – Original magazine written by, for and about teenage/young adult women
Teens, Crime & the Community (TCC) – Addresses issues facing young people, including drugs, bullying, violence, crime, and more
Youth at Work – Web site for youth in the workforce