5th grade
Safe Search Engines prek
"Safely" Using the Internet to Integrate Technology into the Classroom

Ask Jeeves For Kids
http://www.ajkids.com/

At Ask Jeeves For Kids, no site that is on the Cyber Patrol block list is supposed to be listed.

 

KidsClick!
http://www.kidsclick.org/

Web sites are approved by librarians.

 

Looksmart's Kids Directory
http://search.netnanny.com/?pi=nnh3&ch=kids

The Kids Directory has over 20,000 kid friendly websites

 

Yahooligans
http://www.yahooligans.com/

Yahoo for kids, designed for ages 7 to 12. Sites are hand-picked to be appropriate for children

 

Cyber Patrol
http://www.cyberpatrol.com/

Cyber Patrol  allows parents to determine which sites are allowable or not.

 

Net Nanny
http://www.netnanny.com/

Rated as having porn-free search. Provides parental controls for blocking chat rooms, instant messaging, internet games, downloading inappropriate material.

 

ALA Great Web Site for Kids
http://www.ala.org/greatsites

Directory created by American Library Association using rigorous guidelines to assure high quality content.
 
Awesome Library
http://www.awesomelibrary.org/
Web sites arranged by subject for teachers, students and parents.
 
Diddabdoo
http://www.dibdabdoo.com/
Billed as an ad free web site designed for child-safe searching.

Education World
http://www.education-world.com/
Lesson Plans, resources, articles
 
Fact Monster
http://www.factmonster.com/

Provides facts and information oriented around the needs of children.
 
Family Source
http://www.family-source.com/
Thousands of kid-friendly URLs.
 
FirstGov for Kids
http://www.kids.gov/

Provides links to government-related kids' sites
 
Kids Search Tools
http://www.rcls.org/ksearch.htm
Search a variety of kid-safe search engines from a single page.
 
SearchEdu.com
http://www.searchedu.com/
Index of pages built by crawling education web sites.
 
Teach-nology.com
http://www.teach-nology.com/
Directory of web sites for teachers and educators.
 
TekMom's Search Tools for Students
http://www.tekmom.com/search/
All-in-one search page for kid search sites and research resources.
 
ThinkQuest Library
http://www.thinkquest.org/library/

Student created website with free educational resources

 Reference:
 
Search Engine Watch. Available: www.searchenginewatch.com. Accessed 3-5-06

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