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Places for Kids
Places for Kids
Pennsylvania government sites
- Department of Community and Economic Development
- Department of Conservation and Natural Resources 
 Kids' Page
- Department of Environmental Protection
   Planet PA
- Department of Transportation
 Department of Education's "Links for Kids"
 Actionbioscience.org Education resource from the American Institute of Biological Sciences. 
 ALFY Kids portal and playgrounds.
 Animal Information Database Sponsored by SeaWorld/Busch Gardens.
 Ask Jeeves for Kids Ask any question, get an answer!
 Ben's Guide to US Government for Kids Offers a helpful overview of the US Government for K-12 students.
 BrainPop Health, science and technology activities and information.
 CIA's Homepage for Kids Sponsored by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.
 CyberKids A cool place for kids to learn and have fun. Online magazine contains stories and artwork created by kids. Have fun doing puzzles, playing games, and more. Tell the world about yourself and find keypals from around the globe in CyberKids Interactive.
 FEMA for Kids Sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
 Fun Brain Fun site for K-8 kids and teachers.  
 How Stuff Works A great place to learn about how things work in the world around you.
 Kids Castle By Smithsonian Magazine. Designed to capture the interest of 8-14 year old kids. Major areas include history, arts, worldwide, personalities, sports, air and space, science and animals.  
 Kids' Place Houghton Mifflin's Education Place provides free games and resources for students studying math, reading, social studies, and science.
 Kids' Space Of kids, by kids, for kids! A non-profit children's foundation.
 Kids Zone Sponsored by the National Wildlife Federation, this site includes Ranger Rick, games, and "Cool Tours" of things like wetlands and endangered species.
 National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences' Kids Pages Learn about connections between health, science and the environment.
 PHEAA The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency  Pennsylvania Based Site!
 Planetpals Earthzone Environmental awareness.  
 Scholastic For Kids Books, tv, news.
 Treasures@Sea  Books, games, puzzles, art, writing activities on ocean topics for elementary children.   
 www.4kids.org: "Link to the Latest TecKNOWLEDGEy on the Web."  A weekly feature published in newspapers all over North America. Designed for kids (and parents) to find fun, educational and safe spots to visit on the World Wide Web.

For additional information, please contact:

Kathy Hale | Government Documents Library/Access/Systems Supervisor
Pennsylvania Department of Education - Bureau of State Library
607 South Drive. Forum Building | Harrisburg, PA 17120-0600
Phone: 717.787.2327
kahale@pa.gov | www.education.state.pa.us