Links for kids

Frontiers for Young Minds is a web-based scientific journal with an editorial board of kids. It's science for kids, edited by kids!

Neuroscience for Kids is for all students and teachers who would like to learn about the nervous system.

Keeping Kids Healthy provides numerous links to websites regarding kids' health. Thanks to Ms. DiCaprio's 4th grade class at the Pine Mountain School District in California for the link suggestion!

The Rocket Boys of NIH — New Children's Book Released
Click here for the cartoon

KidsHealth is the most-visited site on the Web for information about health, behavior, and development from before birth through the teen years. KidsHealth is more than just the facts about health. As part of The Nemours Foundation's Center for Children's Health Media, KidsHealth also provides families with perspective, advice, and comfort about a wide range of physical, emotional, and behavioral issues that affect children and teens.

TeensHealth is part of the KidsHealth family of websites. These sites, run by the nonprofit Nemours Center for Children's Health Media, provide accurate, up-to-date health information that's free of "doctor speak."

Cool Science for Curious Kids is an excellent site with a diverse range of activities for kids of all ages. From the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

How Stuff Works — Curious about what makes things tick? How Stuff Works brings you hundreds of articles that cover a wide range of subjects like 3-D graphics, animals, video games, engines, roller coasters, toys, electricity, computers, and much more.

Human Anatomy Online — Take a tour of the human body. This site offers a fun, interactive way to learn about skeletal, digestive, muscular, and other body systems.

The NASA Kids Club has activities, images and exciting information for kids interested in space travel.

National Institute of Health (NIH) provides a web page of free resources for science teachers.

Your Guide to Teen Health covers some of the major issues that teens face, like sexual health, drugs and alcohol, mental health, and body image.

MedMystMedMyst is an interactive web-based game from Rice University designed to teach middle schoolers about infectious diseases.