Just For Kids    
Bananas in Pyjamas Official website for this cool show!
Bill Nye the Science Guy Experiments and activities from the television show.
Caillou Count, colour, read stories, and even sing with Caillou.
Cape Breton Regional Library

The local library network, associated with libraries across Nova Scotia.


The CBC site for older children that focuses on games, and on learning how to create and edit your own videos to send to The Outlet. Yours could be posted in the online Video Gallery, or even played on CBC TV!

Classic Tales and Fables

Children’s author Rick Walton’s transcriptions of classic children’s tales, available for free. We particularly recommend Rudyard Kipling’s Just So Stories!
Clifford the Big Red Dog Character information, arts and crafts projects to print out, games, video clips and more.

Cricket Magazine

Everybuggy’s home on the Internet includes puzzles, recipes, stories, and activities from the magazine. Be sure to check out Old Cricket’s Library and the home of the Cricket League.

Cricket Magazine Family

This web portal lets you choose among the sites for all the magazines published by the Cricket family, and is divided into three sections: history and culture, literature and imagination, and ideas and science. Different sites are available for all ages in each category.

Discovery Kids Games, activities, and much more.
Disney Print D-cards, play games and choose from many different activities.

This award-winning website features games, activities, and homework help about current environmental issues. It is a very fun, curriculum-oriented resource.

Franklin The Turtle Secret club, reading room, fun and games and more.
Games For Kids Lots of games to choose from (including the rules for them) and rhymes.
International Children’s Digital Library An Internet Library that contains 2600+ books that have been scanned in their entirety and set up to be read online. Books are available in many different languages, and often in more than one language per book. Many beautiful old books can be found on this website.
J. K. Rowling’s Official Site The official online home for the author of the Harry Potter series of books, with resources for Hogwarts fans.
Jan Brett’s Home Page This children’s author has a great assortment of activities, games, and arts and crafts available online, in her distinctive drawing style.

Kids' CBC

The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s kids site lets you play fun on-line games, meet the CBC Kids animated friends, enter contests, do activities, and look at pictures and schedules for CBC TV shows.
KidSpace @ The Internet Public Library

This is a web portal that the Internet Public Library has prepared to direct users to educational sites on many different subjects. Indispensable!

Kinder Art Activities, recipes, crafts, colouring and more.
Magic School Bus Artworks by kids, pictures to print and colour, and more.
Muppets Official Muppet web site.
National Film Board’s Children’s Site The National Film Board of Canada’s kids’ site with games, puzzles, animation tools, and old NFB cartoons from the beginnings of cinema in Canada. A very exploratory site that promotes animation and computer skills.
National Geographic Kids Home of this excellent magazine, with information on cool animals and places, as well as games, activities, and movies that focus on the natural world, natural history, and- you guessed it!- geography.
Origami Resource Centre Easy Origami directions for aeroplanes, boxes, animals, and more can be found at this section of the Origami Resource Centre, in diagrams that generally have ten steps or fewer.
Owl Kids The home of the Chirp, Chickadee, and Owl magazines has lots of fun games and activities, as well as content related to this month’s magazine. Choose which magazine to enter from this portal to all three.
Puzzle Club Family Centre for online puzzles and games.
Robert Munsch’s Official Site This Canadian children’s author has made some of his stories and poems available online, and posts fun artwork as well.
Sesame Street Workshop Games, stories, colouring pages and more.

Dr. Seuss’s wonderful children’s books have been adapted into fun games and activities with all your favourite characters, including a place where you can write your own Seussian story!

Smithsonian Kids The Smithsonian Museum’s kids’ website features games and museum resources focused on the natural world, history, and art.
Spider Magazine On Spider’s site, you can find puzzles, games, recipes, riddles, jokes, and arts and crafts! You can also meet the gang and read about their adventures, and follow the stories of Doodlebug and Dandelion.
Sugar Bush Make your own animated cards and wallpaper, play games and more.
Thomas the Tank Engine Colouring pages, activities, games and lots of other fun stuff to see or do.
Time For Teletubbies Games, activities, colouring pictures and much more.
Your Sky Tonight This PBS site allows you to view star charts set to your time, date, and location, with options to show constellations. Location is set by zip code, without postal code support, or by longitude and latitude, which can be looked up on Google Maps. You can print charts to use as star guides outside!