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Education and Activity Resources
Kids and Reading
Health and Safety Topics


Education and Activity Resources

The Idea Box: Early Childhood Education & Activity Resources Among other things, includes great craft ideas.

National Research Center on the Gifted and Talented

The Gateway to Educational Materials Lesson plans, curriculum units, etc. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education.

NASA resources for educators

New York Times Learning Network Connections for Students, Teachers, and Parents

PBS Teachersource Free lesson plans and activities.

Hummingbird Educational Resources Free lesson plans on a multitude of elementary topics.

Girls Tech From Douglass College, Rutgers University – Encourage girls in their interest and participation in the sciences and technology.

International Dyslexia Association A forum for parents, educators, and researchers to share their experiences, methods, and knowledge relating to dyslexia.

Thinkfinity Free lesson plans and educational resources

Kids and Reading

Planet Esme The Wonderful World of Children’s Literature

Trelease on Reading Jim Trelease, the expert on how kids learn to read.

Guys Read Encourage boys (and men) to find books they like and develop the habit of reading.

One Book New Jersey – Encourage kids to read and participate in discussions about the same book.

Health and Safety Topics

Kids Health for Parents Great information and advice about health and child development.

Slim Goodbody’s page for Parents Eating, nutrition, and physical fitness information and strategies.

ADHD News An online support group for parents of kids with ADHD.

Born to Explore The Other Side of ADD

CHADD Children and Adults with ADHD

Partnership for a Drug-Free America Prevent substance abuse or find resources for help.

Tobacco Information and Prevention Source From the Centers for Disease Control. Tips on preventing tobacco use and discussing the issue with kids.

National Institute on Drug Abuse Information and tools for parents, teachers, and young adults.

The Ophelia Project Help create a safe social culture for kids and prevent or overcome bullying.

Understanding your Teenager’s Emotional Health

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