Use these kid friendly sites to help you with your inquiry project.

How to do Research:


Free Music Choices for Project Background Music


Resources for images & graphics:

Safe Resources:

MeL- http://0-elibrary.bigchalk.com.elibrary.mel.org/libweb/k6/do/search
Safe Searches for Kids- http://www.squirrelnet.com/search/Google_SafeSearch.asp
Weather Kids- http://www.weatherwizkids.com/
Kids Infobits- http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/KidsInfoBits?locID=lom_accessmich
SIRS- http://0-discoverer.prod.sirs.com.elibrary.mel.org/discoweb/disco/do/frontpage
Animals- http://animalsearch.galganov.net/
Kid's Directory-
  • Web Guides for Kids
  • - and what they offer -

Safe Search Engines:

ALA Great Web Site for Kids
http://www.ala.org/greatsites
Ask Jeeves
http://www.ajkids.com/
KidsClick!
http://www.kidsclick.org/
Yahooligans
http://kids.yahoo.com/learn
Cyber Sleuths
http://cybersleuth-kids.com/

Topics:

NATURAL DISASTERS: NATGEO Natural Disasters
Natural Disasters:http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural-disasters

  • VOLCANOES

FEMA Natural Disasters
NEO K-12 videos
WeatherWizKidsVolcano HazardsFacts about VolcanoesVolcanoes OnlineKids GeoNat Geo- VolcanoesUSGS Volcano Questions
Nat Geo Forces of Nature
USSARTF- Volcanoes

  • EARTHQUAKES

USGS Earthquakes for Kids

What is an earthquake?

FEMA- Disaster Connection

WeatherWizKids

NatGeo videoNat Geo-EarthquakesFEMA Natural Disasters

NEO K-12 videosNat Geo- Forces of Nature

  • TSUNAMIS

FEMA Natural Disasters

NEO K-12 videosFEMA for KidsTFK TsunamisWeather Wiz Kids (scroll down for tsunami information)Kid Zui- tsunami videos

  • LANDSLIDES
Fema
Nat Geo Video 1
Nat Geo Landslides 101
CDC- Landslides

Be Prepaired California
Encyclopedia Brittanica
Do Something- Landslides




  • FOREST FIRES/Wildfires

WeatherWizKids

FEMA Natural Disasters

SmokeyBear.com Get Your Smokey On

Nat. Geo for Kids

Nat Geo Eye in the Sky

external image msword.png Flaming Twisters.doc

MeL

Nova
Wildfires-
http://www.fema.gov/kids/wldfire.htm
http://www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-wildfire.htm


  • FLOODS

WeatherWizKids
In Focus- Floods
Weather Encyclopedia- Flooding
FEMA for Kids
ESA for Kids- Floods
NOAA- Floods

FEMA Natural Disasters

  • AVALANCHES

What is an avalanche?

NatGeo

NatGeo Safety Patrol

PBS Kids

Science News for Kids

Avalanche Safety for Kids- eHealth

NEO K-12 videos

CyberSleuth

Weather Wiz for Kids

FEMA Natural Disasters

  • HURRICANES

WeatherWizKids

FEMA Natural DisastersNEO K-12 videosNat Geo- HurricanesNational Hurricane CenterHow Hurricanes WorkWeather Watch ScholasticHurricane FactsKidstormHurricane VideosNat Geo- Forces of Nature

  • TORNADOES

WeatherWizKids

FEMA Natural Disasters

NEO K-12 videosNat Geo- TornadoesKidstormTornado FactsWeather Watch ScholasticStorm ChasersKids Know ItKid Zui- tornado videos