Family Literacy

Kid Links Ages 10+

  • ALA Resources for Parents, Teens and Kids
    www.ala.org/ala/aboutala/offices/oif/iftoolkits/litoolkit/onlineresources.cfm
      This site has tips for parents about reading, libraries, and books.

  • America's Story from America's Library
    www.americaslibrary.gov/cgi-bin/page.cgi
      Discover stories from America's past. You can find out about famous people, go back in time, explore the states, join America at play, and more. Anyone who is interested in these topics will have a chance to interact with pictures and related text to build vocabulary and comprehension.

  • Discovery Channel Site
    www.discovery.com/
      The Discovery Kids section has fun information and games about science and animals. Kids can also learn more about the Discovery Channel's TV shows. Anyone who is interested in these topics will have a chance to interact with pictures and related text to build vocabulary and comprehension.

  • Edspace
    edspace.nasa.gov/home.html
      "See learning in a whole new light" at this NASA site: join the earth crew, live in space, bring space home, meet the astronauts, or go to astronaut school. Anyone who is interested in these topics will have a chance to interact with pictures and related text to build vocabulary and comprehension.

  • Learn about Chemicals Around Your House
    www.epa.gov/kidshometour
      An interactive program where parents and kids can use their reading skills while they learn about home chemical safety.

  • NASA Kids
    www.nasa.gov/audience/forkids/kidsclub/flash/index.html
      On this NASA site, kids can find out about rockets and airplanes, our earth, space and beyond, astronauts, and living in space. They can see NASAtoons and take part in games and projects. Anyone who is interested in these topics will have a chance to interact with pictures and related text to build vocabulary and comprehension.

  • National Geographic Explorer for Kids
    kids.nationalgeographic.com/
      Adventures, activities, and information based on National Geographic projects. Contains links to other parts of the National Geographic site. Anyone who is interested in these topics will have a chance to interact with pictures and related text to build vocabulary and comprehension.



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