Mrs. P and Her Magic Library

Monday, January 5, 2009

http://www.MrsP.com/

www.MrsP.com is a fun, new children’s entertainment site that celebrates reading and books.

The site features TV star Kathy Kinney as Mrs. P, an adventurous redhead who brings Story Time to life with her video library of classic children’s stories — all of which offer special read-along options. Mrs. P’s Magic Library has animated games and is a meeting spot for an assortment of quirky, comic characters.

MrsP.com has no ads, and admission is absolutely free — with no subscription fees.

[thanks to http://allbuttonedup.typepad.com/]

geography

Friday, January 2, 2009

Seterra
http://www.wartoft.nu/software/seterra/

Geography Games from Owl and Mouse
http://www.yourchildlearns.com/owlmouse.htm

Kingfisher Geography Encyclopedia
http://www.amazon.com/Kingfisher-Geography-Encyclopedia-Encyclopedias/dp/0753455919

NCGE Geography Club (Elementary)
http://www.ncge.org/resources/geoclub/

National Geographic World Atlas
http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0792275438/

CIA World Factbook
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/

Perry-Castaneda Map Collection at UT-Austin
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/