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Science Calculate Your Weight on Other Planets http://www.exploratorium.edu/ronh/weight/  3-5 
Social Studies Scholastic: Special Report - Kids Observe 9/11 http://www.scholastic.com/browse/collection.jsp?id=54 Scholastic News presents articles that help students process the meaning of this day. 3-5 
Science SATURN Picture - NASA Exploration http://sse.jpl.nasa.gov/planets/profile.cfm?Object=Saturn&Display=OverviewLong  3-5 
Science MERCURY Pictures - NASA Solar Exploration http://sse.jpl.nasa.gov/planets/profile.cfm?Object=Mercury&Display=OverviewLong  3-5 
Science URANUS Picture - NASA Exploration http://sse.jpl.nasa.gov/planets/profile.cfm?Object=Uranus&Display=OverviewLong  3-5 
Science NASA Solar System Ecploration http://sse.jpl.nasa.gov/planets/profile.cfm?Object=SolarSys&Display=Kids  3-5 
Science Windows to the Universe http://www.windows.ucar.edu/tour/link=/our_solar_system/solar_system.html About Earth and planets. Three reading levels available 3-5 
Science PLUTO Picture - NASA Exploration http://sse.jpl.nasa.gov/planets/profile.cfm?Object=Pluto&Display=OverviewLong  3-5 
Science Starchild http://starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/StarChild/solar_system_level2/planets.html This Learning Center for Young Astronimers Web site features information on the solar system, universe, and space science at two reading levels. 3-5 
Science Astronomy Magazine http://www.astronomy.com/asy/default.aspx?c=ss&id=192  3-5 
Science Explore Mars Now http://www.exploremarsnow.org/  3-5 
Science Views from the Solar System http://www.solarviews.com/eng/index.htm This multimedia website presents information about the sun, planets, moons, comets, and asteroids, as well as information on the history of space exploration, rocketry, early astronauts, and space missions. 3-5 
Science Saturn, the Jewel of the Universe http://www.exploratorium.edu/saturn/index.html  3-5 
Reading and Literature Wacky Web Tales http://www.eduplace.com/tales/ Create funny stories using different parts of speech. 3-5 
Science The Nine Planets http://www.nineplanets.org/ This site gives an overview of the history, mythology, and up to date scientific facts of each of the planets and moons in our solar system. Each page provides information and images, as well as references for further reading. 3-5 
Science MARS Picture - NASA Exploration http://sse.jpl.nasa.gov/planets/profile.cfm?Object=Mars&Display=OverviewLong  3-5 
Science JUPITER picture- NASA Exploration http://sse.jpl.nasa.gov/planets/profile.cfm?Object=Jupiter&Display=OverviewLong  3-5 
Science VENUS Picture - NASA Exploration http://sse.jpl.nasa.gov/planets/profile.cfm?Object=Venus&Display=OverviewLong  3-5 
Science NEPTUNE Picture - NASA Exploration http://sse.jpl.nasa.gov/planets/profile.cfm?Object=Neptune&Display=OverviewLong  3-5 
Science Windows to the Universe http://www.windows2universe.org/ Learn about space and astronomy. 3-5 
Social Studies Mummification http://www.ancientegypt.co.uk/mummies/home.html  6-8 
Social Studies Tour Egypt  http://www.touregypt.net/ancientegypt/ Photos and Information 6-8 
Social Studies Ancient Egypt Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KdtgX9ORiW4&feature=player_embedded video - 3 minute overview 6-8 
Social Studies Pyramids- Houses of Eternity http://www.ancientegypt.co.uk/pyramids/explore/main.html  6-8 
Science Kid's Guide to Tornadoes http://www.airoasis.com/knowledgebase/kids-guide-to-tornadoes Lots of basic tornado information with links to more info as well. Kid Friendly. 6-8 
Social Studies Building a Pyramid to Scale http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/pyramid/geometry/model.html Build your own pyramid 6-8 
Social Studies Egypt: Geography, Nile and the Desert http://www.historymuseum.ca/cmc/exhibitions/civil/egypt/egcgeo2e.shtml Great Overview 6-8 
Social Studies Egypt: Daily Life http://www2.sptimes.com/Egypt/EgyptCredit.4.2.html  6-8 
Social Studies Pharoahs http://www.kingtutone.com/pharaohs/  6-8 
Science Damaging Air Winds-Kids Guide http://www.airoasis.com/knowledgebase/kids-guide-to-tornadoes Great Information site for tornadoes and other natural disaters. 6-8 
Social Studies Egyptian Clothing http://www.reshafim.org.il/ad/egypt/timelines/topics/clothing.htm  6-8 
Social Studies Ancient Egypt - General Information http://historylink101.com/n/egypt_1/ Lots of information about Ancient Egypt topics 6-8 
Social Studies infoplease http://www.infoplease.com/ Atlas, Encyclopedia, Dictionary, Thesaururs, and More Elementary 
Social Studies PBS Pyramids: The Inside Story http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/pyramid/ PBS Pyramids: The Inside Story- explore inside a pyramid and find out how they were built Elementary 
Mathematics Math Playground http://www.mathplayground.com/games.html Math Games and Activities Elementary 
Social Studies Ancient Egypt http://egypt.mrdonn.org/index.html Full site on Ancient Egypt - Geography and History, Daily Life, Religion, Animals, Stories and More Elementary 
Social Studies KidRex http://www.kidrex.org/ Safe Search Site Elementary 
Science United States Geological Survey -- Site for Kids! http://education.usgs.gov/kids/ Interactive games and printable activities about nature. Elementary 
Social Studies British Museum Young Explorers http://www.britishmuseum.org/explore/young_explorers/discover/museum_explorer.aspx Explore history and current information on world cultures. Elementary 
Mathematics Illuminations Math Activities http://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivitySearch.aspx Games and activities from the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. Searchable by grade level. Elementary 
Social Studies Ancient Egypt http://www.schoolsliaison.org.uk/kids/preload.htm General Info - Tombs and Mummies Elementary 
Social Studies Ancient Egypt - History and Gods http://www.childrensuniversity.manchester.ac.uk/interactives/history/egypt/egyptiangod/ Somewhat interactive Elementary 
Social Studies Guardian's Ancient Egypt Kid Connection http://www.guardians.net/egypt/kids/ Information about gods, mummies, and pyramids. Craft projects. Elementary 
Social Studies Ancient Egypt - History of Egypt http://quatr.us/egypt/ Lots of information here. From Kidipede Elementary 
Social Studies King Tut http://www.site-ology.com/egypt/KT.HTM Short overview of King Tut Elementary 
Social Studies Egyptian Mythology Gallery http://www.egyptartsite.com/mytho.html Information on Egyptian Gods Elementary 
Social Studies Ask Kids Search Engine http://sp.askkids.com/docs/askkids/ Kid Friendly Search Site Elementary 
Health and Nutrition CDC.GOV - Health Games http://www.bam.gov/sub_foodnutrition/diningdecisions_games.html Find out how Secret Agent X saves the world! Elementary 
Social Studies Ancient Egypt http://www.ancientegypt.co.uk/ Quick info with pictures, explanations, stories Elementary 
Social Studies The British Museum - Ancient Egypt http://www.ancientegypt.co.uk/menu.html General Information Elementary 
Technology Finding and Evaluating Websites http://www.eduplace.com/kids/usingweb/g6-8.html From Houghton Mifflin's Kid's Place Website Elementary 
Social Studies KidsClick! http://www.kidsclick.org/ Kid Friendly Search Site Elementary 
Social Studies Discovering Ancient Egypt http://discoveringegypt.com/ Information on hieroglyphs, kings and queens and much more. Elementary 
Science Smithsonian Animal Cams http://nationalzoo.si.edu/Animals/SmallMammals/default.cfm?cam=GLT The Smithsonian National Zoological Park provides cameras for viewing some of their animal exhibits. General 
Research Creative Commons Search http://search.creativecommons.org/ Find images and media that can be shared online General 
Reading and Literature Books in a Series Database http://ww2.kdl.org/libcat/whatsnext.asp This will get you a list of books in a series. General 
Science Washington Library Science Resources Collection http://washington.wesdschools.org/library/students/science-resources Created for the Washington Elementary Learning Community, this page is a growing collection of the best science resources available. General 
Reading and Literature What's Next (in a series) Database http://ww2.kdl.org/libcat/whatsnext.asp This site lets you look up books in a series! In order! General 
Reading and Literature Web-Pop Stories http://www.web-pop.com/readers.html Listen to online books including the Serendipity Series. K-2 
Reading and Literature Game Goo! http://www.earobics.com/gamegoo/gooey.html Games to help students practice early reading skills K-2 
Science EARTH Picture - NASA Exploration http://sse.jpl.nasa.gov/planets/profile.cfm?Object=Earth&Display=OverviewLong  Preschool - K 
Science ABCYA Drawing Program http://www.abcya.com/abcya_paint.htm Draw pictures and type stories! Preschool - K 
Reading and Literature Bernard Most - Children's Author and Illustrator http://www.bernardmost.com/ Bernard Most creates fun and informative books about dinosaurs for young children. Includes coloring pages and other activities. Preschool - K 
General Pete the Cat Pete the Cat - I love my white shoes Learn about colors and attitudes with this song! Preschool - K 
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