*** www.scholastic.com/otcliteracy/ ~ This site teaches medicine safely to 5th and 6th graders with lesson plans, quizzes, and a variety of resources.
*** www.schooltube.com ~ Says that “This is the nation’s largest K-12 moderated video sharing platform, specifically designed for students and educators–exclusively endorsed by over 20 national education associations.”
*** www.scholastic.com/clubpenguin ~ Says it will “help kids learn to be smart, thoughtful online citizens–and share their knowledge with the world!”
*** http://bigthink.com ~ This site says “We aim to help you move above and beyond random information toward real knowledge, offering big ideas from fields outside your own that you can apply towards the questions and challenges in your own life.”
*** www.neok12 ~ This site says, “Kids learn best by ‘seeing’ and ‘doing.’ So here’s the best collection of online education videos, lessons, quizzes, diagrams, games, and puzzles.”
*** www.watchknowlearn.org ~ This site’s goal: “To provide a world-class, online domain on which educators can store, categorize, and rate the best K-12 educational videos on the Internet today.” And it’s free!