Reference and Research

DK Find Out! A general interest site with fun facts, quizzes, games and activities on a wide variety of topics.

Fact Monster Find information about a variety of subjects ranging from weather facts to homework help to quizzes and games.

Word Central Browse the dictionary or find word games that build language and spelling skills.

Little Explorers Picture Dictionary  Each of the thousands of entries on this site has an illustration and a definition of the word. Many entries include links to more information.

Old Farmer’s Almanac For Kids This site features riddles, puzzles, a question of the day, a timeline of interesting history facts, sky events, and weather conditions.