Research - Kid Friendly Sites

Description

Website

Discovery Education Streaming -
streaming video and images (user ID & password required for all access)

http://streaming.discoveryeducation.com/

Library Catalog -
NISD card catalog system for all campuses
http://webcat.nisd.net/
NetTrekker -
Educational searach engine of over 180,000 online resources
http://school.nettrekker.com/authenticate/ipauth/1?np=/sections/homepages/home.ftl&pp=/sections/login/
ipautherror.ftl
World Book Online -
Encyclopedia, web links, Spanish Encyclopedia, and more
http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/products?ed=all&gr=WELCOME
NISD Digital Library -
Access to downloadable eBooks
(requires login)
http://nisd.lib.overdrive.com/6450EE00-0165-4751-BB34-5893B0E4A371/10/50/en/Default.htm
Yahooligans -
Kid friendly search engine
http://www.yahoo.com/
Google For Kids -
Google's kid friendly search engine
http://www.safesearchkids.com/search-for-kids.html
Pics4Learning -
free, copyright-friendly images for education
http://pics4learning.com/
Teachnology -  
Large timeline generator
http://www.teach-nology.com/web_tools/materials/bigtimeline/
Kids Know It -
Free children's learning network
http://www.kidsknowit.com/
Fact Monster -
information on various academic subjects, homework help, dictionary, atlas, and much more
http://www.factmonster.com/