Life Processes and Living Things
- TheGreatPlantEscape - Help Detective LePlant and his partners Bud and Sprout unlock the amazing mysteries of plant life! They will need your help to find clues, do experiments, and solve problems as you journey into the world of plants.
Life Processes and Living Things: Ourselves
- TheHumanBodyCyberhunt A series of questions about the human body. Click on the links below each question to find the answers.
- HealthyKids Pages about keeping healthy, with materials written for especially for each age group.
Physical Processes: Forces
- ForcesCyberhunt A series of questions about Forces. Click on the links below each question to find the answers.
Physical Processes: The Earth in Space
- SolarSystemon-linegame - How much do you really know about the solar system?
- SpaceKids Visit our solar system, watch the night sky, homework help, games, ask an expert and lots more at this site especially for children.
- MaterialsCyberhunt A series of questions about Materials. Click on the links below each question to find the answers.
Maths Sites for Children (ages 7 to 11)
- MathBaseball – FUNBRAIN will give you a maths problem. Enter the answer to the problem and hit the “Swing” button. If your answer is correct, you will get a hit. FUNBRAIN will decide if the hit is a single, double, triple, or home run based on the difficulty of the problem. If your answer is wrong, you will get an out. The game is over after three outs. Choose from Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, or all four operations and four levels of difficulty.
- What’sthePoint? – Using co-ordinates.
- SoccerShoot-out – Score and Save by correctly answering math problems. First you shoot, then try to save the shot by FunBrain. Remember to reduce your answers (fractions only).
- FreshBakedFractions – You are shown four fractions. Three of the fractions are equivalent. They can all be simplified to to the same fraction. Click on the fraction that is not equal to the others. Choose from four levels of difficulty.
- ShapeSurveyor – Choose what you would like to play – perimeters and/or areas – and hit “Start Digging” to begin the game.
- PrimaryGames – Maths games for 1 or 2 players, mostly for number bonds practice and mental maths including fractions and decimals.
- BBC-Starship-Maths-Calamity’s Quest – Help Captain Calamity free Princess Amber from the Evil Ruler’s castle.
- A+Maths – A whole room full of interactive maths games, plus homework help.
- www.multiplication.com – Interactive Internet Games
- LearningPlanet – A fun collection of free games and learning activities just for you! Choose your grade level, and then choose from fun games like Mr. Elephant’s Matching Game and Math Mayhem!
- TheFrogPuzzle – Click on the lily pads to make the frogs move across the pond by hopping or sliding. Can you work out how many moves you would need to shift any number of frogs?
- AmazingAgeCards – How does the computer know which number you’ve picked?
- MathMagician – Practice the basic skills of +, -, x and ÷
Literacy Sites for Children (ages 7 to 11)
- Squigly’sWritingCorner Have fun making your own stories using Squigly’s story builder. Squigly and his friends have written some stories that you can personalize with your own words.
- Children’sStorybooksOnline Original stories with colour illustrations for young children as well as older children and young adults. Children’s Storybooks Online combines education and entertainment to amuse and engage children’s imaginations. There are riddles, mazes, coloring book pages and a page with children’s links that have won Children’s Storybooks Online Award for excellence.
- AmazingAdventureSeries The Amazing Adventure Series features fun read along stories, movies, and activities for children of all ages.
- Arthur|PBSKids Developed with the help and advice of Arthur creator Marc Brown, the ARTHUR site is organized into pages hosted by the series’ characters, each with features that encourage kids to read and write.
- GrammarGorillas Our friends, the Grammar Gorillas, need help identifying parts of speech. If you click on the right word in the sentence, our friends get a banana.
- Peter Rabbit: Discover the magical world of Peter Rabbit and his friends, with stories, film shows, puzzles and everything you need to know about your favourite Beatrix Potter characters.
- Fun with Spot: Visit the Spot website for lots of online fun with the world’s most loveable puppy – there’s games to play, competitions, books, videos and much, much more.
- Flower Fairies: Full of fairy fun and facts, including the Fairy Finder, Fairy Scope and Fairy Letters, as well as an online gift shop and lots of information about the creator, Cicely Mary Barker.
- PuffinBooks - Fun stuff, free stuff, cool links, how a book is made, book of the month and parents’ and education zones.
History Sites for Children (ages 7 to 11)
Sites about Ancient Egypt
- Ancient Egypt Cyberhunt
- Ancient Egypt Website gives you the opportunity to x-ray a mummy, explore the underworld and read about Egyptian life through simple stories.
- MysteriesinStone A website with lots of information, aimed at children and beginners in Egyptology. The site also features a downloadable program to enable the web pages to be spoken.
- The Ancient Greeks from AngliaCampus
Sites about Ancient Rome
Sites about the Anglo-Saxons
Sites about the Normans
- The Bayeux Tapestry – Here you can read the tale told by the Bayeux Tapestry – The story of William the Conqueror and Harold, Earl of Wessex, the men who led the Norman and Saxon armies in 1066. William’s defeat of Harold at the Battle of Hastings ensured the success of the Norman invasion of England.
Sites about Tudors and Stuarts
- Snaith Primary School - Victorians Snaith Primary School site with section on Victorian music.
General History Sites
- The Indus Valley
- The History Channel
- Ancient Greeks, Ancient Romans, Ancient Egyptians, The Home Front and more at Snaith Primary School – an excellent site.
- The Tower of London Virtual Tour
- From the Normans to Cromwell
- Children’s Games
- Britain since the 1930s Cyberhunt
- WW1 Document Archive
- Children of WW2 Find out what it was like to be a child during World War 2.
- Canterbury Miracles And Pilgrims
Sites about Famous People
- Anne Frank
- Edward Jenner
- The Story of Louis Braille - Blind from the age of three, young Louis desperately wanted to read. He realised the vast world of thought and ideas that was locked out to him because of his disability. He was determined to find the key to this door for himself, and for all other blind persons.
- Diana, Princess of Wales - The British Monarchy Website
Geography Sites for Children (ages 7 to 11)
- StreetMaps - Find a map of your neighbourhood (or someone else’s!)
- WorldTimeZoneMap - Find out what time it is before telephoning new or long lost frineds or relatives!
- Map Symbols Quiz
Rivers, Coasts and the Water Cycle
- Rainforests Cyberhunt
- A Tour of Canterbury
- Planetpals Earthzone - Join the Planetpals gang to learn all about our planet, weather, and ways you can recycle and conserve the earth’s resources.