Blast from the Past
Take a flight through history at WayBack Flight, http://pbskids.org/wayback/
flight. Roll your cursor over People to Know and click on someone who sparks your interest. Buzz will introduce you to a modern aviation expert, so you can see who is taking to the skies. Read through cool stories in Features, where you can find information on the Wright brothers and daredevil pilots called “barnstormers.” If you like to laugh, Joke Space is the place for you! Read through posted jokes, get tips on comic delivery or send in your own laughers to share smiles with kids all over.
Nominate a cool Web site at www.4Kids.org/nominations
Mining for Info
It's All Mine at http://library.
thinkquest.org/05aug/00461 will introduce you to marvelous minerals, the mystery of mining and more! Click on Rocks to learn how weather affects some tough substances and how rocks are harvested from the ground. Minerals are naturally occurring solid substances. Browse through Minerals, from asbestos to zinc, for a crash course in mineralogy. Beautiful gemstones can be collected or used to make jewelry. Which gemstone represents the month you were born? Mining Fun is full of great games, so dig deep for a great time today!