Other Useful & Fun Sites

Check out these great sites for educational and fun information!

ask kids
a safe & fun search engine designed for ages 6-12

a web search developed by librarians for students

ALA Great websites for Kids
The Association for Library Services to Children's website offers a world of great information on the Internet for kids - all reviewed by librarians.

Fact Monster from Information Please
Useful kid's almanac with up-to-date facts and definitions, weather, news, the day in history, homework help, biographies, etc.

Hennipen County Library Kid Links
A variety of recommended books for kids, organized in topic categories; also reviews and author websites, plus much more.

BookHive - A Guide to Children's Literature and Books
Find books you like to read at your grade level with reviews on many kinds of books including beginning chapter books, biographies, award winners, scary, multi-cultural and many more; includes a picture of the book cover, number of pages, and reading level. Fun activities including listening to a story, coloring pages and create your own booklist