Search Engines for Kids
Nettreker is back and if you are in school it's the best place to start. Best to use Chrome for this site.
KidRex Simple and safe and powered by Google.
KidsClick! Search tool for kids written by librarians
Quintura for Kids Pick any word which leads to more words to pick from.
Kiddle is a search engine for K-8 still finding its legs. Getting better but not a best choice yet.
BrainPop: Ask a teacher for the password and watch Brain Pop Videos
Awesome Library A librarian-compiled search and browsing tool
History.com Is a great place to learn about history topics, with videos.
MrDonn.org 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
IPL2 Internet Public Library 2 extensive research resources for kids and teens
Word Central Merriam-Webster's Dictionary and Thesaurus for kids
OneLook Dictionary and Reverse Dictionary search
How to Do Research Kentucky Virtual Library offers you a plan
NoodleQuest Research help for 5th Graders and up
Enchanted Learning Social studies and science information. Find facts and pictures to use in your reports.
TrackStar Made for teachers, but you can use it too. Use a keyword and view in Frames.