Catch the Reading Bug!
: From the University of Kentucky Department of Entomology, insect-themed food without using real bugs! For grades 4 and up; may need parental supervision.
: An entomological database of very cool bugs. For grades 4 and up.
Let's Talk About Insects
: Just for kids from the University of Illinois. Explains what is and isn't an insect. Includes the parts of the body, how they eat, see, and breathe, why insects are helpful and when they are pests. For grades 9-11. In English and Spanish.
Sci4Kids - Insects
: From the United States Department of Agriculture. Science 4 Kids has all kinds of bug stories, just for you! For grades 3 and up.
Yahoo for Kids - Insects
: All about insects! Includes a picture, a brief description, and other information. For grades 3 and up.
Yuckiest Site on the Internet
: From Discovery.com - The Yuckiest Site on the Internet! Join Wendell the worm and check out his buggy scrapbook! For grades 3 and up.
: Get your house in order! Kids rooms, bathrooms, kitchens-the whole house is included. From HGTV. Grades 5 and up.
Kids and Nutrition
: From North Dakota State University. Something for everyone! Plenty of fun and games! Makeover your health with nutrition. Grades 3 and up.
: Why exercise is cool! From Kidshealth for kids. Makeover your mind and body! Grades 4 and up.
Pacific Science Center
: From the Pacific Science Center. A brief description of metamorphosis. For grades 3 and up.
Between the Lions
: ALA 2001 Notable Children's Web Site. "Early literacy site, for children ages 4-7, is a tie-in for the award-winning television program. Appealing characters, terrific songs and fun games..."
: Mad Libs, actual books to read, and more! For all ages; younger children may need help.
Reading is Fundamental
: RIF Reading Planet. Games, booklists, and other activities. Make an account and keep track of everything you've done! Grades 2 and up.
: Lots of fun for everyone! Look for your favorite book or author, play some games, do some activities, and more.
Summer Fun Reading Ideas
: For parents to share with their children. Sound of the day, letter of the day, and kids pages too! For all ages; younger children may need help.