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Links 4 Kids



Below you'll first see a list of links, and then you'll find lists of links by subject area.  Jefferson M. S. does not guarantee the content of these websites. 

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ELECTIVES

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Art Education A lifetime of art: studying, creating, learning art and art games.
A Discovery company website that explains how almost anything works.
This resource for journalist and aspiring journalists includes resources & links for students & teachers.
Resources for layout designs, writing and more for journalism and yearbook.
You can do amazing things with music. Access interactive games, musical excerpts, interviews and videos and compose with easy tools.
Learn about the science behind different sports.
Look at some of the most famous works of art at the most famous museum.
Homepage for the Modern Museum of Art

ENGLISH

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Animated poetry that offers challenges to creating flowing prose.
This site will translate words for free from English to 7 other languages.
You need more elaboration and complex sentences! Ever hear that from your english teacher?
Online version of refrigerator magnetic poetry. Manipulate the words to form sentences.
Can't find a word to make your poem or song lyrics rhyme? Don't fret, it can even find a rhyming work for orange, can you?
Don't let the name fool you. Students will find valuable information here to help with research papers, book reports, literature, mythology, vocabulary, all types of writing and much more.

MATH

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The math a 6th grade student needs to know. Each topic contains an explanation, interactive exercise, and a challenge problem.
The math a 7th grade student needs to know. Each topic contains an explanation, interactive exercise, and a challenge problem.
The math a 8th grade student needs to know. Each topic contains an explanation, interactive exercise, and a challenge problem.
Homework Helper will allow you to input a problem and your answer. It will then figure out if your solution is correct.
Hundreds of pages of Basic Math Skills. Interactive Practice on every page. Lots of fun!
This site is especially for Pre-Algebra students. The student will use clues and math skills to solve mysteries. They get to create their own identity and play against other students in solving 'crimes' in a future world.
Have a blast playing games while you're practicing fraction skills!
The Incas Problems, theorems, proofs, quizzes, with animations and sounds. Euclidean Geometry. Don't be fooled - there are a lot of fun sites here!
An online graphing calculator to help you solve your math problems!
Video snippets on Algebra and Pre-Algebra math topics
Online math tutoring
Interactive math tables in addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
An interactive site with explanations and examples
Stuck on a math problem? Get help today! You can click on the topics you need and get an written/typed explanation without having to pay a fee.

READING

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Activities for ESL Students There are over 1,000 quizzes, exercises and puzzles to help you study English as a Second Language.
Best books of the year voted on by Texas students in grades 3-6.
The 20 best books of the year voted on by Texas Librarians for students in grades 6-8.
The purpose of this project is to develop, demonstrate and promote a better way to convey the meaning of a word.
Best books for high school students voted on by Texas Librarians.
Teens blog about their favorite books.

SCIENCE

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Web site for kids based on the premise that "everyone wants to know something." Designed as a place for kids to explore, ask questions, get answers, meet OLogists, play games, and see what other kids are interested in! Topics include Archaeology, Astronomy, Biodiversity, the Earth, Einstein, and Genetics!
An extension of the TV Show - discover & explore
Online periodic table with links to each of the elements for more information about them.
An extension of the TV show
Kid’s website focused on earth sciences
An interactive game that teaches about different kinds of energy and energy ethics.
Interactive explorations designed to engage students in authentic scientific and engineering processes. The solutions relate to issues encountered daily by NASA personnel.
An overview of the history, mythology, and current scientific knowledge of the planets, moons and other objects in our solar system. Each page has text and NASA's images, some have sounds and movies, most provide references to additional related information.
Physics 2000, an interactive journey through modern physics! Have fun learning visually and conceptually about 20th Century science and high-tech devices.
Science related phenomenas around the world on a daily basis
Free Science Fair projects, ideas, and tools, for serious students
Nature and Science section for kids
Learn about the science behind different sports
The museum of science, art, and human perception
Use live data to check the weather in space, and learn how it can affect us here on earth.

SOCIAL STUDIES

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Games dealing with Citizenship and Participation, The Constitution and the Bill of Rights, Budgeting, Separation of Powers, The Executive Branch, The Legislative Branch and the Judicial Branch.
A wonderful site that includes games and activities along with age appropriate governmental information.
Learn all about the CIA - site includes a list of other government homepages for kids
One of the most comprehensive sources of information about the Civil War
This site was developed and is maintained by the Federal Citizen Information Center. It provides links to Federal kids' sites along with some of the best kids' sites from other organizations all grouped by subject. Explore, learn, and have fun.
An Outline of American History, An Outline of the American Economy, An Outline of American Government, and An Outline of American Literature.
GovSpot.com is a non-partisan government information portal designed to simplify the search for the best and most relevant government information online.
Talks about State Government. There are activities to help M.S. kids learn about the People, Process and Places at the State Capitol in Austin.
History and Culture section for kids.
These video chapters and web resources will assist students with understanding the election process, as well as the powers of and people behind the U.S. presidency.
The mission of the Library of Congress is to make its resources available and useful to the Congress and the American people. Through its Web sites, the Library offers broad public access to a wide range of information. Materials must be viewed in the context of the relevant time period.
Learn all about the Treasury Department!