Theodore Tugboat Bulletin

Mark Larson (mark@cochran.com)
Thu, 4 Apr 1996 15:19:18 +0100


BERIT'S BEST SITES FOR CHILDREN
(April 4, 1996 update)

EASTER

Zia Easter
http://www.zia.com/holidays/easter/
Learn the history of Easter, read A Rabbit Tale, and try some Easter crafts
and coloring books. My rating: 5/5.

Easter Theme Pages
http://www.bushnet.qld.edu.au/~sarah/spec_ed/easter.html
A good Easter page from Australia that includes Easter craft ideas and
games, instructions for coloring eggs, plus links to Easter traditions
around the world. My rating: 4/5.

Aunt Annie's Craft Page
http://www.coax.net/annie/
Make an Easter Suncatcher, and check out the Craft exchange page for lots
more fun Easter crafts.<P>

COLORING

Color, Cut and Fold Village
http://www.wolfenet.com/~por/foldup.html
Bridge to Reading presents a free Windows program of a village for kids to
print, color, cut out, fold and assemble. It has 10 houses, a library and
seven stores, including a house and a store for the child to design. My
rating: 4/5.

STORIES

Children's Storybooks Online
http://www.magickeys.com/books
A growing collection of large-print, illustrated stories for children. My
rating: 5/5.

KIDS' PAGES

Aaron's Mixture of Things
http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/nathanielasher/
Five-year-old Aaron shares his jokes, book reviews, and a Pompeii page. You
can also follow links to some of his favorite car pages. My rating: 5/5.

David's Grab Page
http://www.awod.com/gallery/rwav/rsawchak
Visit 7-year-old David's page for some riddles and other fun things. My
rating: 5.5.

International Cool Kids
http://www.ieighty.net/~matthewg
Eleven-year-old Matthew Garner is building International Cool Kids, a Web
site that features an epal list, a contest, a chat forum, and more. My
rating: 5/5.

ANIMALS

The Cub Den
http://www2.portage.net/~dmiddlet/bears/cubden.html
Hear a bear roar, read interesting and amazing facts about bears, and see
pictures of bears. This page is especially made for young children. My
rating: 4/5.

AND MORE

Yahooligans
http://www.yahooligans .com/
Yahoo has launched Yahooligans, an awesome searchable and browsable index
of the Internet designed specifically for 8 to 14 year olds. My rating:
5/5.

Kidsites of the Week
http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/nathanielasher/dadspage.htm
A Dad reviews and rates a few sites each week that would interest younger
elementary school kids. My rating: 4/5.

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