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NYC Public School 56 Q - The Harry Eichler School

Archive-It Partner Since: Oct, 2008

Organization Type: K-12 Program Schools

Organization URL: http://home.att.net/~alperstein/   

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Creepy Crawlers

Archived since: Mar, 2009

Description:

I chose this website because I am an entomologist and like to learn more about the newest bug around the world. On these sites you can learn about bug identification, you get to post new findings to share with the science community, and your posts can be answered in the form of a blog. It's a message board, blog, and information resource all in one series of sites.

Subject:   Science entymology bugs

Cryptozoology

Archived since: Mar, 2009

Description:

These websites gives cool pictures & charts of cyrptids. This subject is about creatures that exist but have not yet been accepted by the scientific community. Some of these are animals that are hybrids, combinations that science has yet to categorize. We believe that they exist somewhere in this world. This is a field that combines fact and fiction and you sometimes have to suspend belief. For example, some charts include information about if the cryptids if they have been identified their scientific name, and where they were discovered.

Subject:   Cryptids mythology imaginary animals animals yet to be proven to science hybrids

Games

Archived since: Nov, 2008

Description:

The reason why we chose gaming as a category was because when we are on the computer, we visit lots of game websites. We spend so much time on the sites and the time goes quickly. You can spend your life playing these games and that's why they are addicting. Well, maybe we're exaggerating, but they sure take up lots of time and we love it.

Subject:   Gaming online compulsion

Math

Archived since: Mar, 2009

Description:

All of these websites teach math in fun ways. The sites show how to do basic operations like, division or multiplication. A few of these websites also have educational games to help you with adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing. The best part is that they are online and free so you can have fun whenever you like if you have Internet access.

Subject:   Math

Science Websites

Archived since: Dec, 2008

Description:

National Geographic sends explorers to document every type of science, but they specialize in nature. The stories they tell are geared for kids, but adults would like it, too. The videos are amazing and you can access it all online. There are movies, games, photos, stories and more! Every week they can send you an advisory of the next new topic they are covering. Awesome!

Subject:   Science science tv science for kids

Social Studies

Archived since: Feb, 2009

Description:

This is a site that explains colonial America in a way that children can understand. The categories of cultures, religion, U.S. Presidents and government are just some of the subjects to research. It is comprehensive and one can learn about the country from the beginning to now.

Subject:   American History Primary Source documents U.S. Presidents

Space Websites

Archived since: Nov, 2008

Description:

Games, videos, entertainment, and education. Learn all about the galaxies, dwarf planets, moons, planets, and the sun! Also, most of this information is explained in a way that children could understand.

Subject:   Space Games

Sports

Archived since: Mar, 2009

Description:

I like this website because if I miss a game I can always check the scores here. Also you can check information on games that are happening later and stuff on the players. This is for basketball fans and everything you wanted to know about the NBA is online here.

Subject:   Sports & Games NBA Basketball

Transportation

Archived since: Mar, 2009

Description:

On these websites, you can look at photos and video of buses, trains, planes, and boat from around the world. Also, you can see which transit lines in different cities might have service changes in the next few months, or which line might have construction being done on it. NYC mass transit is a major part of this and people are going online to learn about new services, ways of making purchases, and the going green initiative, especially with new hybrid buses and NYC's efforts to put them in service.

Subject:   Transportation mass transit buses and trains

Virtual Games

Archived since: Nov, 2008

Description:

Dress up superstars, create your own style and make a medoll to play games and save your designs! Make new friends and explore the world of fashion!

Virtual Worlds

Archived since: Nov, 2008

Description:

A fun world where you are a penguin and waddle around and meet new friends!

Subject:   Virtual World

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