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Homework - Encyclopedias & General Websites

Click here to find encyclopedias, magazine and newspaper articles, and electronic reference books.

Ask Kids

This is a search engine designed exclusively for young people ages 6 to 12. Each web site in the Ask Kids core search index was selected by the Ask.com editorial team as child-appropriate or as a relevant and practical site for reference and learning.

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Fact Monster

You'll find an almanac, encyclopedia, dictionary, and thesaurus all in one site! A wide range of subjects are covered with daily features. This is the kid's page from Information Please.

Great Web Sites for Kids

Compiled by the Association of Library Service to Children

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Kids Konnect!

Teacher-chosen sites on the subjects of Animals, Art, Fun, Countries, Games & Puzzles, Geography, Health, Holidays, History, Math, Music, Museums, Language, People, Reading, Reference, Science, Social Studies, Sports, States and Transportation.

Kid Info

Provides direct links to information on subjects from Astronomy to Zoology and everything in between.

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Find synonyms (words that mean the same thing), antonyms (words that have the opposite meaning), and similar words and phrases.

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