Summer is a great time to read and try new things – books, audio books, and internet sites. Here are some fun summer web links.
Games and more
Arts, crafts, games: IPL2–Kidspace Fun Stuff
Pop music news, reviews, concert info, lyrics, videos, downloads, links, etc.: About.com’s Top 40
Youth Culture Online: Spank!
More than 50,000 lyrics by over 1,500 artists; search lyrics by artist, band name or artist/ album/song: A-Z Lyrics
Fun, games, cool links, news, and more: Cyberteens Fun & Games
Games, satellite photos, art, stamps, ecology, and more, are featured at this official Kids Portal to the U.S. Government: Kids.gov Games
Did You Know?
From the Exploratorium museum in San Francisco: Better Hair Through Chemistry
Why do teens sleep so much? Inside the Teenage Brain
News summaries for the day, crossword puzzles, a selective guide to the Internet, and more: New York Times Learning Network: Student Connections, Grades 6-12
Everyday mysteries, portals to the world, and local cultural oddities are part of the Library of Congress site: Kids and Families
The main entry to the official kids portal to the U.S. Government: Kids.gov
Student Dictionary, Thesaurus, and Rhyming Dictionary: Word Central
The main entry to Internet Public Library’s Kidspace