Children's Literature (all forms), Collection Development, Committees, Digital World, Evaluation of Media, Web site

Recommended Web Sites for Children

Great Web Sites for Kids (GWS) features links to beneficial Web sites of interest to children, organized by subject headings such as animals; literature and languages; sciences; the arts; and reference desk. There is also a special section with sites of interest to parents, caregivers and teachers, plus an area devoted to sites in Spanish. The ALSC Great Web Sites for Kids Committee maintains and updates the site. Here are the newly added sites: Activity TV – www.activitytv.com Animal Fact Guide — www.animalfactguide.com BaseballRox — www.baseballrox.com The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art – www.carlemuseum.org Chemicool — www.chemicool.com Dawn – http://dawn.jpl.nasa.gov/DawnKids/index.asp Mem Fox: Teaching, Learning, Living – www.memfox.com Kevin Henkes – www.kevinhenkes.com Horizon Magic Porthole — www.magicporthole.org KidsClick! Web search for kids by librarians — www.kidsclick.org Maisy’s Fun Club – www.maisyfunclub.com School Time Games – www.schooltimegames.com Jon Scieszka Worldwide – www.jsworldwide.com Charles R. Smith, Jr. – www.charlesrsmithjr.com Speakaboos –…