Kids Public Radio

 

Download -A- Story

Two stories will be featured for download in .mp3 format.  You may view the current stories here


TumbleBooks

  Free animated E-books for kids.  "TumbleBooks are created in flash animation. If you are having trouble entering the site or viewing any of the books or quizzes, make sure you have downloaded the Flash 6 plug-in. You can download it for free here. It only takes a few seconds and you will then be able to view the great animation and hear the engaging narration."

Fun Sites of the Month

  • Fun Brain - Free educational games, online books, and comics. Created for kids ages preschool through grade 8.
  • Wonderpolis  - A place where natural curiosity and imagination lead to exploration and discovery in learners of all ages.
  • Spatulatta - A kid-friendly cooking website with lots videos and recipes.
  • National Gallery of Art Kids - Art adventures and activities from the National Gallery of Art.
  • Sesame Street - Games, videos, art and music from your favorite muppets.
  • Highlights Kids - A fun site based on the Highlight magazine
  • BBC History for Kids - Games, quizzes and facts sheets for children interested in history.
  • iCivics - Game, activity and resource filled Web site, founded by Justice, Sandra Day O’Conner to help young people of all ages learn about the government.
  • My Garbology - An interactive site that helps elementary-age students better understand how they can reduce trash and stop polluting.
  • ABCYa - Educational kids computer games and activities for elementary students.

Online Magazines

 

If you have suggestions or recommendations for other fun sites for kids ages 4 - 14 years old, send them to jim.zola@highpointnc.gov and we will take a look.