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Mathematics | General Science | Astronomy | Biology & Earth Science | Chemistry | Dinosaurs | Notable Scientists

Mathematics

A+ Math
www.aplusmath.com
Ask Dr. Math!
mathforum.org/dr.math
Interactive Education Games
math-and-reading-help-for-kids.org/kids_games/index.html
Fun and educational games for kids!
Math.com — World of Math Online
www.math.com
Math.com is dedicated to providing revolutionary ways for students, parents, teachers, and everyone to learn math.
Math Cats
www.mathcats.com
Math Dictionary for Kids
www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com
Math Goodies
www.mathgoodies.com
This site has over 500 pages of activities for students, educators and parents.
Word Problems for Kids
www.stfx.ca/special/mathproblems

General Science

Building Big
www.pbs.org/wgbh/buildingbig/
Explore large structures and what it takes to build them with BUILDING BIG™, a five-part PBS television series and Web site from WGBH Boston.
Cool Science for Curious Kids
www.hhmi.org/coolscience
Discovery Kids
kids.discovery.com
EPA Environmental Kids Club
www.epa.gov/kids/
What's the air quality index? How does the water cycle work? Find the answers to these questions, and many others related to pollution, global warming, and recycling, at this site from the Environmental Protection Agency.
The Exploratorium
www.exploratorium.edu
Fun Brain
www.funbrain.com
Funology
www.funology.com
Entertainment site includes a "Weird Science" component which barely qualifies this site for inclusion in the Science category. Other components include games, jokes, "Wacky Facts" magic tricks and recipes.
How Stuff Works
www.howstuffworks.com
Learn how a variety of things work!
InventorEd: Kid’s Inventor Resources
www.inventored.org/k-12
Magic School Bus
www.scholastic.com/magicschoolbus
Online Conversions
www.asknumbers.com
Convert all sorts of measurements with this resource, including such things as weight, currency and even radiation.
Science Answers from the Library of Congress
www.loc.gov/rr/scitech/mysteries
Science Fair Project Resource Guide
www.ipl.org/youth/projectguide
Science News for Kids
www.sciencenewsforkids.org
Space Weather Center
www.spaceweathercenter.org/
The story of space weather effects. From the plasma state of matter and the Sun, to forecasting auroras and storms in Earth's magnetic field

Astronomy

The Exploratorium Observatory
www.exploratorium.edu/observatory
Exploring Planets in the Classroom
www.spacegrant.hawaii.edu/class_acts
FotoSearch.com > Galaxy
www.fotosearch.com/photos-images/galaxy.html
Fotosearch has a massive collection of astronomy images of galaxies, planets, stars, NASA, and much more. The online equivalent of a massive digital image library, Fotosearch offers the opportunity to view world-class photography and art free of charge.
KidsAstronomy.com
www.kidsastronomy.com
NASA Kids
kids.msfc.nasa.gov
Starchild: A Learning Center for Young Astronomers
starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov
An introduction to the solar system, planets, moons, asteroids, and more. This site is also available in German, Italian, and Portuguese.
Views of the Solar System
www.solarviews.com
Windows to the Universe
www.windows.ucar.edu/windows.html
A vibrant site filled with facts, mythology, poetry, art, and games about astronomy, the solar system, scientists, space exploration, weather, and more.

Biology and Earth Science

Animal Diversity Web
animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site
Biology4Kids.com
www.biology4kids.com
Biomes and Ecosystems with the Missouri Botanical Garden
mbgnet.mobot.org
ENature: Online Field Guide
www.enature.com/fieldguides
FEMA for Kids
www.fema.gov/kids
Kids Health
kidshealth.org/kid
Smithsonian’s National Zoo
nationalzoo.si.edu/Audiences/kids
US Geological Survey: Explorers
interactive2.usgs.gov/learningweb/explorer
Weather Watch
teacher.scholastic.com/activities/wwatch
Web Weather for Kids
www.ucar.edu/educ_outreach/webweather

Chemistry

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Dinosaurs

Prehistoric Life
www.bbc.co.uk/sn/prehistoric_life
Dinopedia
yahooligans.yahoo.com/content/science/dinosaurs
Dino Directory
internt.nhm.ac.uk/jdsml/nature-online/dino-directory
Discovering Dinosaurs
search.eb.com/dinosaurs/dinosaurs/grid.html

Notable Scientists

The Top 10 African American Inventors
teacher.scholastic.com/activities/bhistory/inventors/index.htm
The Faces of Science: African Americans in the Sciences
webfiles.uci.edu/mcbrown/display/faces.html
Biographies of African American men and women who have contributed to the advancement of science and engineering.
Famous Women Inventors
inventors.about.com/od/womeninventors
Hispanic Inventors
inventors.about.com/od/hispanicinventors
Women of NASA
www.quest.arc.nasa.gov/women
National Inventors Hall of Fame
www.invent.org