The Great Websites for Kids Committee announced 7 new sites that have been added to their list! They are:
*Discovery Kids in Spanish
http://www.tudiscoverykids.com/ Videos and games featuring favorite characters from Discovery Kids.
Also includes helpful information for parents.
Glacierworks utilizes stunning photography and videography to educate visitors about the glaciers of the Himalayan Region.
*Kidzone with the New York Philharmonic
Discover the world of the New York Philharmonic and go backstage to learn about music and instruments.
Kids can explore famous composers, play games, and create music.
*Lawrence Hall of Science
The Lawrence Hall of Science is UC Berkeley’s public science center; 24/7 Science is the kids page.
Mocomi is a fresh approach to content for kids with the perfect blend of fun and learning that helps the left and the right brained child learn through experiences.
A PBS site for girls interested in science. SciGirls includes games, project ideas, videos and more.
*PBS Kids Lab in Spanish
Juegos y actividades que desarrollan habilidades de matematicas y lectura. Games and activities that help develop math and reading skills.
(The American Library Association’s) Great Websites for Kids are currently maintained and updated by a Committee of Children’s Librarians.
If you would like a COMPLETE list of ALL of the Great Websites for Kids and the Selection Criteria – go to: http://gws.ala.org/