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Who Am I? Welcome to Thingdom

Learn about genetics in a most entertaining way with this interactive game from the Science Museum.
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Learn about genetics in a most entertaining way with this interactive game from the Science Museum. Adopt one of many cute little “things” and, after nurturing it to maturity, you can start breeding it, select traits you find desirable, and choose the offspring that will help you win the game. Along the way you will learn about traits, cells, chromosomes, DNA, and genes. The instructions are clear and there is help along the way. As you meet various breeding and genetic challenges, you unlock various zones. Visit all the zones to finally win.

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Welcome to the Palace of Versailles

Take a fascinating tour of this extraordinary palace and learn about French history, art, architecture and culture from the time of the Sun King, Louis XIV, to the French Revolution. Included are beautiful photos, biographical sketches, an interactive map, information

Welcome to Grain Chain

A comprehensive website with activities for all age groups to help in understanding how grains are grown and why they are such an important part of our diet.  Included are interactive games, activity sheets, and lesson plans. courtesy of netTrekker

Welcome to Weaving

Welcome to Weaving Here's a new reason to encourage your students to recycle. This how-to site provides wonderful step-by-step animations that teach children of all ages the basic process of weaving a basket with paper strips from recycled juice cartons, cereal boxes, and other similar materials.

Welcome to Online Conversion

Welcome to Online Conversion Here are conversion calculators galore! Convert just about anything from one measurable unit into another measurable unit with any of over two dozen calculators. Each of the links is specific to a measurable quantity. There are length/distance calculators, temperature

Welcome Educators

Welcome Educators From RIF (Reading Is Fundamental) comes this excellent resource page focusing on the connections between art and the written word. There are downloadable lesson plans in PDF format plus lots of hands-on activities. All are divided into Pre-K, Grades K-2, Grades 3-5, and Grades

Welcome to Celestia

Welcome to Celestia This site provides a free space simulation (for Windows, Mac OS X, and even Linux) that lets you explore the universe in three dimensions. There is a forum for teachers and lesson plans that help enhance student use of the simulation. A program must be downloaded in order to

I Want to Fly!

I Want to Fly! Toby the wizard wants to fly. Learn how three forces can help him accomplish this goal. Real world information and video can be found on this site, helping to further explain the properties of flight. Japan Science and Technology Corporation • Learning Games •

Who's Who in Shakespeare's History Plays

Here is a color coded family tree to help you understand how the historical characters in Shakespeare's series of history plays are connected. As a bonus, you also get a brief synopsis of each of the plays.  courtesy of netTrekker