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Published: Tue, 24 Jan 2017 11:22:49 +0000

 



3 Top Online Dictionaries for Kids

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Children need dictionaries just like adults, and these online dictionaries for kids are perfect homework helpers.



How to Get Access to Hundreds of Disney Books...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Disney Story Central offers hundreds of your favorite Disney books and stories with interactive reading experiences on your iOS device or computer.



Best Handheld Gaming Devices for Kids

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Looking for handheld video games for your kids? Here's a list of some of the top handheld gaming devices for you to buy them.



What Are the Best Toy Laptops for Kids?

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Toy laptops for kids can be just the thing to get kids motivated to learn a few new skills. These are also affordable and educational.



This Christmas, View, Track and Interact with...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Just like everyone else, Santa has a Web presence. Here are the best sites to find Santa Claus, send Santa an email and track his annual flight.



Great Email Programs for Kids

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Are you looking for a safe email for kids? Here are some options for allowing your kids to exchange email with friends and family - and no one else.



KBs, MBs and GBs: An Explanation of Memory and...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Are KBs bigger than MBs? How much is a GB? Why is my hard drive smaller than I thought? Find the answers to your computer storage and memory questions.






Try These Kid-Friendly and Safe Web Browsers

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Looking for a great child-safe Web browser that for your kids to use? Here are a few options that will help parents protect their children on the Web.



How to Change Firefox's Popup Blocker Settings

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Popups are often annoyances that Firefox helpfully blocks. But in some cases, you may want to allow the popups on certain sites. Here's how to do it.



What Is Sexting and Why Is It a Problem?

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Sexting is becoming more prevalent among young people as technology advances. Find out what it is and how to talk to your child about the risks.






How To Make Your iPad Safe For Your Kids

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Sharing your iPad with your kids in a safe and protected way.



Your Data Isn't "Up There" in the Cloud - So...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

What is the cloud and how does the rise of cloud computing impact our privacy and security?



Preschoolers Through Teens Learn About Email...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Apps for kids and teens to learn about email in a safe environment and a toymail and app for preschooler to enjoy message with a toy.



7 Best Science Websites for Kids

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Kids and science can go hand in hand again thanks to this great list of science websites for kids. We've vetted each site for its science awesomeness.



Tour the White House with Your Kids Without...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Visit the White House from the comfort of your home by taking a virtual tour of the White House. Several sites offer images and information.



How to Disable the Popup Blocker in Internet...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Follow these directions on how to permanently or temporarily disable the popup blocker in the version of Internet Explorer that you have.



Discount Bus Travel Tips

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5 Places for Kids and Teens to Learn How to...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Learning to program is not just fun and useful for future career opportunities. It builds logic, problem solving and creative thinking skills, too.



Online Kids' Tour of Egyptian Pyramids

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

This virtual field trip to the pyramids is a fantastic tour of the ancient tombs and temples of Egypt, aimed at elementary, middle and high school ages.



Create Fun Virtual Sand Art on Thisissand.com

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Sand art is simple art form for limitless creativity. Now, Thisissand.com offers a way to do sand art online with all the fun and none of the mess!



Why You Need to Keep an Eye on Your Kid's...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

For parents of teenagers in the digital age, protecting them from online abuse is a constant struggle.



10 YouTube Channels for Kids and Teens

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

YouTube Channels with videos that will engage kids through teens.






10 Favorite LIttle-Kid-Safe Videos on YouTube

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

YouTube is a wonderful resource for finding videos for kids online. These are some favorite kids' videos on YouTube.



Keep Your Kids Safe Online

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Online safety is a big concern for parents. Learn how to go beyond the filters to promote Internet safety for your kids.



4 Websites that Let You Make Wish Lists for Free

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Wish lists make it easy to share wanted items with your friends and family. Create a wish list/gift registry using these 4 free online wish list websites.



5 Great Books for Teaching Kids to Code

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Teach your kids to code in a variety of languages with these great kid-friendly programming books.



The Best Websites for Free Movies and Videos...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

From their favorite TV shows and cartoons to videos on YouTube, kids love to watch videos online. These are some of the best free sites to watch videos for kids.



Sexting- What Parents Need to Know

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Educating parents and children on the dangers of sexting is one of the most important issues in today's culture.



6 Virtual Worlds Tweens Will Love

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

If your kids are outgrowing Webkinz but are too young for Teen Second Life, these transitional virtual worlds for tweens are just the thing.



Learn the pros of using DreamBox Learning K-2...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

DreamBox Learning K-2 Math is a math website designed to grow with your child, as well as provide useful feedback to parents about the childs skills.



Buying a Family Computer: Laptop or Desktop?

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Take these factors into account when buying a new computer to help you decide between a laptop and a desktop.



Students Will Love The Virtual Tour Of This...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Students can take a virtual trip to The Science Museum and have a great time learning science



Four Fun Math Websites for Middle School Students

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Here are four helpful math-focused websites created specifically for middle school students. These sites are free, educational and fun.



How to Disable Your Popup Blocker

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

How to Allow Pop Ups When You Have a Pop Up Blocker Installed.



How to Add a New User Profile in Windows Vista

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Create accounts for each user of the family computer that runs Windows Vista to control access to system settings. This tutorial will show you how.



The Pros and Cons of the VTech Whiz Kid...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

The VTech Whiz Kid PC Learning System combines education and fun for kids from 3-6.






A Review of Plants vs. Zombies

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Plants vs. Zombies is a quirky casual game with plenty of surprises in store. Find out if Plants vs. Zombies is right for your family.



5 Ways Kids Can Read About the Declaration of...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

The U.S. Declaration of Independence for Kids introduces children to the history and heritage of our American democracy. K through 12th grade students can learn about the Declaration of Independence by visiting a series of high quality websites.






Everything Parents Should Know About Video Games

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

A guide for parents on everything they should know about video games and gaming for their kids.



Is Starfall Educational Website a Good Place...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

A full review of the Starfall.com educational website, including pros and cons.



Don't Post Pictures of Your Kids Online Without...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Is it safe to post photos of your kids? Learn the dangers of posting photos of kids, as well as ways to keep them safe.



7 Free and Fun Virtual Worlds for Kids

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Let's find a safe space online for kids to hang out and have fun in. These sites are age-appropriate and generally free.






5 Kid-Friendly Websites about Albert Einstein...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Explore websites that introduce kids of all ages to the amazing work, history, and personality of Albert Einstein.



How to Limit Your Child's Computer Use

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

How much time should your child spend online? Should you limit their computer time? And how do you enforce your computer rules? Find out.















Free Coloring Pages for Kids

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Kids love to color, but you may not always have a coloring book on hand. These sites will keep your kids busy coloring with characters they already love.



video games for kids, software for kids, buying...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

These tips will help you choose quality software and video games for your young children.



LeapFrog Tag Reading System

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

The LeapFrog Tag Reading System helps kids learn to read while having fun. Is it right way for your kids to learn?



Find a Wealth of Great Books Online for Free

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

These sites allow you to listen to or read books online for free. There are classic books, children's books, reference books and more.






Try these free games for toddlers.

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Does your toddler want to play some free games? We took a look around and found the best of what's free.



4 Awesome Virtual Worlds for Teenagers

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

If your high schooler is looking to get lost in a virtual world, you'll want to explore our list of sites especially built for teens.



Learning Is Fun and Free on the Sheppard...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Sheppard Software is an excellent website for kids, featuring learning games that challenge any school-age child. Best of all, it's free!



10 Websites That Introduce Kids to the United...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

If your child is ready to learn about the U.S. Constitution, she may be interested in one or more of these websites designed for kids of all ages.



Experience the Empire State Building without...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Learn about the historic Empire State Building through timelines, videos, and 360 degree VR tours. Plus, find teaching materials for the classroom.









2 Fun Virtual Worlds Girls Will Enjoy

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Many virtual worlds designed for girls are built around the assumption that girls want to decorate themselves



How To Create iRules Tech Contracts With Your...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

The iRules, a new book, will help you create a tech contract with your teens and tweens



15 of the Best Toys for Teens

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Is Club Penguin a Cool Spot for Kids?

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Club Penguin is one of the older virtual worlds for kids. How is it holding up?



Simple.TV Lets You DVR Live TV And Watch It...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Simple.TV makes it easier to get rid of cable services because it provides a DVR which allows users to View, capture, share and record broadcast shows









6 Things to Consider Before Buying an Xbox...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Is the Xbox Kinect a family-friendly option, or is that a lot of hype? Here are some thins you should know before you buy Kinect for Xbox 360 for your family.



Try These Free and Fun Websites for Girls

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Finding fun or educational websites for girls that are high quality can be a challenge. These free websites should appeal to girls and parents.






74 Study Apps You Should Download

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16 Free Places to Watch TV Online

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Do you want to watch TV online? Find the best spots to watch your favorite old and new TV shows online for free.



Use the Health Resources on Arthur Family...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

A new website by PBS KIDS' Arthur Family Health helps kids deal learn about children's health issues in a fun way.



Jamstik MIDI Guitar Controller: Play, Learn,...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

The Jamstik MIDI Guitar Controller can be used to practice playing, learn how to play the guitar, mix music from iOS apps and so much more.



The 10 Most Fun Mobile Apps For Your Kids

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Fun mobile app games for kids



3 Ways Your Child Can Make Their Own Video Game

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Online video game design programs for kids, tweens and teens to learn about game design and have fun.



Learn About Ancient Egypt, Rome and Greece Online

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Using the Internet to learn about Ancient Egypt, Rome, and Greece is an educational activity which can help bring history alive for kids. Visit websites with kid-friendly information and pictures about the classical world.



Sphero BB-8's "Secret" Coding Apps Revealed

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Sphero's BB-8 Droid is cute, but does he have substance to back it up? We've got a review, but also tips for taking him to the next level.



Go Online to Take a Virtual Field Trip to...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Go online to take a Virtual Field Trip to Niagara Falls and see a breathtaking 360 degree panoramic picture of the Falls.



Is a Smartphones a Risk for Your Child?

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

The smartphone convenience is undeniable, and for a child seemingly mandatory. As a parent, consider the risks for your kid and how to protect them.






Which Innovate Tech Products Won The 2015 Kids...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Winners of the 2015 Kids at Play Interactive awards technology toys for kids.






At what age should you let your kids have...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

There is no right or wrong time to introduce your child to the family computer. The choice is based on your parenting style, your values and your child.



A Review of the Free Realms Virtual World

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Free Realms is a role playing virtual world for tweens and older, similar to Runescape.






5 Awesome Online Game Sites for the whole family

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

5 of the best online game sites, including links and descriptions for each site. Fun for the whole family.









Take a Virtual Tour to Buckingham Palace in...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Take a virtual tour of Buckingham Palace to learn about the legendary site, the Royal Family and to get a 360 degree look inside. Then plan your own trip!



Preschoolers Find Can Lots to Do on Sheppard...

2017-01-24T11:22:49Z

Sheppard Software's website offers a great learning experience for preschoolers. Games are varied, fun, educational and even teach computer skills.