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Search Engines for Kids 

Nettreker is back and if you are in school it's the best place to start.
 Simple and safe and powered by Google.
Kiddle is a search engine for K-8.

KidsClick! Search tool for kids written by librarians
Quintura for Kids  Pick any word which leads to more words to pick from.
 Ducksters  Education Site for Searching, includes the option to read text.

Reference Sites

BrainPop: Ask a teacher for the password and watch Brain Pop Videos
Awesome Library
 A librarian-compiled search and browsing tool Is a great place to learn about history topics, with videos.
 Social Studies and Humanities for K-8 students
Library of Congress
 Research resources for students in grades K-12
CIA World Factbook
 Brief facts on all of the countries in the world
Fact Monster
 Encyclopedia, dictionary, thesaurus, almanac and more
 Internet Public Library 2 extensive research resources for kids and teens
Word Central
 Merriam-Webster's Dictionary and Thesaurus for kids
 Dictionary and Reverse Dictionary search
How to Do Research
 Kentucky Virtual Library offers you a plan
 Research help for 5th Graders and up
Enchanted Learning
 Social studies and science information. Find facts and pictures to use in your reports.
Made for teachers, but you can use it too. Use a keyword and view in Frames.
Ed Helper
Learning Page
Discovery School