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Annotated List of New Great Web Sites for Kids

The Great Web Sites for Kids committee has selected 19 sites as a 2009 Great Web Site for Kids. These sites have been added to the Great Web Sites for Kids page. See the annotated list below, or go to the website: http://www.ala.org/greatsites. Great Web Sites for Kids are those considered the best web sites for ages birth to 14, outstanding in both content and conception. As applied to web sites for young people, “great” should be thought to include sites of especially commendable quality, sites that reflect and encourage young people’s interests in exemplary ways. Sincerely, Meagan Albright & Sharon Haupt co-chairs of the 2009 Great Web Sites for Kids committee Annotated List of New Great Web Sites for Kids – Spring 2009 Building Big http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/buildingbig/index.html Explore large structures and what it takes to build them with BUILDING BIGâ„¢, a five-part PBS television series and Web site from WGBH…