The Connected Student: Engaged Learning Online

A Tour of Betsy Ross' House
http://www.ushistory.org/betsy/house/intro.html

Africam
http://www.africam.com/

Art Safari
http://www.moma.org/momalearning/artsafari/index.html

Earth and Moon Viewer
http://www.fourmilab.to/earthview/

Great Chicago Fire and the Web of Memory
http://www.chicagohs.org/fire/index.html

Journey North
http://www.learner.org/jnorth/

Learning Planet
http://www.learningplanet.com/

Mega Math Activities
http://www.c3.lanl.gov/mega-math/workbk/graph/gractiv.html

On-line Reference for Students and Teachers of Spanish
http://members.yourlink.net/kappa/espanole/principal.html

Our Gold Rush Community
http://www.ncgold.com/goldrushtown/

Peace Corps: Kids World
http://www.peacecorps.gov/kids

This Day in History
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday

Uncle Sam for Kids
http://www.win.org/library/matls/govdocs/kids.htm

Volcano of the Day
http://volcano.und.nodak.edu/vwdocs/current_volcs/current.html

Vicarious Adventures:

Virtual Frog Dissection Kit
http://george.lbl.gov/ITG.hm.pg.docs/dissect/info.html

Safe Searches for Kids:

Ask Jeeves for Kids
http://www.ajkids.com/

Kids Click
http://sunsite.berkeley.edu/KidsClick!/

Yahooligans
http://yahooligans.yahoo.com/

Suggested Kids' Internet Activities:

Plimoth Plantation
http://pilgrims.net/plimothplantation/vtour/index.htm
Plimoth (Plymouth) Plantation was the first permanent European settlement in southern New England. See what life was like for the Pilgrims. Great addition to your unit on Colonial America or Thanksgiving.

The Virtual Aquarium
http://tetra-fish.com/va/
You've heard of virtual pets, this is a virtual aquarium on the Web. Students choose the fish they want, the habitat it should have, and the size of the tank. The aquarium will appear on the screen. By clicking on each fish students can learn more about them.

WorldTrek
http://www.worldtrek.org/odyssey/index.html
Join students across the globe in learning about people, cultures and our planet as a whole. Adventures for teachers and students!

Virtual Field Trips
http://www.uen.org/utahlink/tours/fieldtrips2.htm

 

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