Helpful Sites

Sites about Books and Authors

  • Random House Kids: Random House's website for kids. Visit Junie B Jones' webpage or take Magic Tree House tests. There's a lot to do!
  • Kidsreads: All about books. There's an author birthday list, addresses so you can write to authors, and other fun things to do.
  • World of Reading: Reviews of books written by kids. Read to see what others find interesting, and add your own reviews as well!
  • Author's Web Pages: Find your favorite author's web page and see what's happening with them.
  • More author pages: with biographies and links to the authors' home pages.
  • Dav Pilkey has a very cool website.
  • Storyline Online: This website has famous people reading books out loud to children. There are activity sheets available for each book as well.

Reference Book Websites

Other Resources

Games (Reading, Math, Geography, etc.)

  • Kids Place: Games for reading, math, language arts, social studies, and science
  • Funbrain: Games to play that have to do with math and reading. You can also take quizzes on any subject you like.
  • PBS Kids: Information on all the PBS kids' shows. Most tv sites have great games to play. I recommend the Sesame Street site and Zoboomafoo.

Websites for specific interests