Art Sites

  • The Art Zone is a web site from the National Gallery of Art in Washington D.C. Get creative with some of these ideas!
  • Crayola Digi-Color lets you create your own work of art that can be printed out.
  • Disney Create is a wonderful place where you can create art, wallpapers, stories, and more featuring your favourite Disney characters. Requires Flash.
  • DLTK's Crafts for Kids features tons of children's crafts, coloring pages and more!

Science, Math, and more!

  • Yesmag has a great project page where you can do all sorts of cool experiments.
  • National Geographic Kids has lots of great ways to learn all about the world.
  • KidsHealth will help you learn all about your health and the human body.
  • NumberNut will let you see numbers in action! Play games and solve challenges, all using numbers.
  • Chem 4 kids has loads of information about matter, atoms, reactions, and more!
  • Physics 4 kids introduces motion, heat, electricity, light, and more.
  • Biology 4 kids will teach you about plants and creatures.
  • Geography 4 kids is the place to go for facts about the earth.
  • Cosmos 4 kids is for space lovers. The solar system is within your reach!
  • Edheads has all sorts of neat activities. You can design a cell phone and even try to predict the weather!
  • Lure of the Labyrith is a game where you are trapped in a maze run by horrible monsters. Solve math and logic problems to escape!

Search Engines

  • Ask Kids lets you search for web pages, pictures, and videos either by asking a simple question, like “why is the sky blue?
  • Kids Click was created by librarians. You can click on a topic on the front page to learn more about it.
  • Yahoo! Kids is so much more than a search engine! In addition to searching the Web, you can find games, jokes, and homework help.

Just for Fun

For Parents

  • Kaboose features parenting articles, family-friendly recipes, crafts, holiday and party ideas.
  • FamilyFun has loads of creative ideas for both children and parents.
  • Common Sense Media has book, movie, and video game reviews for parents who are concerned about sensitive content.
  • PIKA: Canadian Children’s Literature Database contains records for all children's books held in the National Library's Canadian Children's Literature Service Collection.