Fun and Games – Children

 

   
 Digital Library  ASPCA Kids  NJ Legislature’s Kids  America’s Story
 International Children’s Digital Library – 4649 children’s books in different languages from all over the world including classics such as Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Aesop’s Fables.  A fun site brought to you by the ASPCA. You can read about your favorite animals, play games, enter contests, meet real heroes of both the human and animal kind and learn how to take care of your pets. Learn about New Jersey State Government through puzzles, mazes, word searches, and more. You can watch a movie, hear a song, play a tune from America’s past; discover America’s favorite pastimes, sports and hobbies; explore the states; take a trip to an era in American history and discover the people who made this country what it is today.
     
  Funbrain The Idea Box NJ Sports National geographic Education
 A wide selection of word and math puzzles and other games to tickle your brain.  A list of crafts for all ages. Instructions for lots of cool projects are just a click away  Link to different sports organizations in New Jersey as well as national sports organizations. Free educational resources from National Geographic that bring geography, science, and social studies to life for educators, learners, and their families.
   
 Joseph Wu’s Origami Page  The Harry Potter Lexicon  The Yuckiest Site on the Internet  Scholastic Kids
A definitive site on origami with loads of cool ideas, including making a devil from the wrapper of Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup!  This site will answer all of your questions about the Harry Potter world of wizards and magical creatures. Learn about the gross and cool things that happen inside your body.  The 39 clues, Harry Potter, The Baby Sitters Club, Captain Underpants and more.
     
 ALA Great Websites for Kids  PBS Kids   Nick Jr.  Kids Mysteries
 Mysteries to solve, scary stories, magic tricks and contests.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fun & Games:

 

Reading:

International Children’s Digital Library – 4649 children’s books in different languages from all over the world including classics such as Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Aesop’s Fables.

http://en.childrenslibrary.org/

 

Games:

PBS KIDS: Educational Games, Videos and Activities For Kids!

http://pbskids.org/

 

Nick Jr. Preschool Kids Games, Preschool Activities & Lesson Plans

http://www.nickjr.com/kids/

 

ALA Great Websites for Kids

http://www.ala.org/gwstemplate.cfm?section=greatwebsites&template=/cfapps/gws/default.cfm

 

America’s Story from America’s Library
http://www.americaslibrary.gov/

You can watch a movie, hear a song, play a tune from America’s past; discover America’s favorite pastimes, sports and hobbies; explore the states; take a trip to an era in American history and discover the people who made this country what it is today.

 

ASPCA-Kids

http://www.aspca.org/aspcakids/

A fun site brought to you by the ASPCA. You can read about your favorite animals, play games, enter contests, meet real heroes of both the human and animal kind and learn how to take care of your pets.

 

New Jersey Legislature’s Kids Page

http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/kids/index.asp
Learn about New Jersey State Government through puzzles, mazes, word searches, and more.

 

National Geographic Education

http://education.nationalgeographic.com/education/kd/?ar_a=5

Free educational resources from National Geographic that bring geography, science, and social studies to life for educators, learners, and their families.

 

FunBrain 

http://www.funbrain.com/

A wide selection of word and math puzzles and other games to tickle your brain.

 

The Idea Box 

http://www.theideabox.com/

A list of crafts for all ages. Instructions for lots of cool projects are just a click away.

 

Jersey Sports Page

http://www.nj.com/sports/
Link to different sports organizations in New Jersey as well as national sports organizations.

 

Kids Mysteries

http://kids.mysterynet.com/
Mysteries to solve, scary stories, magic tricks and contests.

 

Joseph Wu’s Origami Page

http://www.origami.as/home.html

A definitive site on origami with loads of cool ideas, including making a devil from the wrapper of Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup!

 

The Harry Potter Lexicon 

http://www.hp-lexicon.org/

This site will answer all of your questions about the Harry Potter world of wizards and magical creatures. It provides easy access to the people, places, and things in the Potter series, and a timeline of events. There is also a guide to other resources concerning the world’s favorite wizard-in-training.

 

The Yuckiest Site on the Internet

http://yucky.discovery.com/flash/
Learn about the gross and cool things that happen inside your body.

 

Scholastic Kid’s Homepage
The 39 clues, Harry Potter, The Baby Sitters Club, Captain Underpants and more.

http://www.scholastic.com/kids/stacks/?lnkid=stacks/nav/home/main