Theodore Tugboat Bulletin

Mark Larson (mark@cochran.com)
Tue, 8 Jul 1997 16:36:34 +0000


BERIT'S BEST SITES FOR CHILDREN
July 7, 1997 additions

ACTIVITY CENTERS

Education by Design's Kids Activities
http://www.edbydesign.com/kidsact.html
Try these Java math activities for kids 5 to 12 years old. You can also
read stories, poems, jokes and riddles written by kids and share your own
work. My rating: 4/5.

SPORTS

Sport! Science
http://www.exploratorium.edu/sports/index.html
Learn about the science of hockey, the physics of rock climbing, why balls
bounce, how important feet are to sports performance, and more. Each
virtual exhibit includes experiment activities. My rating: 5/5.

TELEVISION

Thomas the Tank Engine
http://www.thomasthetankengine.com/
Peep Peep! Visit the Engine Room of this bustling train station to meet
Thomas the Tank Engine and his friends. Visit the Waiting Room to send
postcards to your friends and open the toy box to play with different toys
each month. My rating: 5/5.

Nickelodeon
http://www.nick.com
Find out what's on right now on Nickelodeon, learn more about the shows on
this kids' network, play games and trivia quizzes, and enjoy other fun
features. Uses many graphics and plug-ins. My rating: 4/5.

BY KIDS FOR KIDS

Global Children's Art Gallery
http://www.naturalchild.com/gallery/
So far this is a small collection of children art work. If you area between
1 to 10 years old you can submit some of your own pictures. My rating: 3/5.

SCIENCE

The Universe According to Virgil Reality
http://www.kidsworld.com/kidsworld/virgil/activity/index.htm
Visit Kids' World Online to try these interesting earth science, physical
science and life science experiments. At <A
HREF="http://www.kidsworld.com/kidsworld/howie/activity/index.htm">Lil
Howie's Fun House</A> there are a variety of reading, language and math
activities. My rating: 4/5.

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