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Title: Internet for kids


1
Internet for kids
www.skillsnet.sl.nsw.gov.au February 2005
2
What are we going to do today?
  • Look at different ways to find information
  • Check out some great web sites
  • Find games, fun and free stuff
  • Talk keeping safe on the Internet


3
Why use the Internet for school projects and
assignments?
  • Recent up-to-date information
  • Lots of free information
  • You can find information anywhere, anytime

4
Finding information on the Internet
  • Three ways of finding information on the Internet
  • Type in a URL / Web Address
  • Follow hyperlinks
  • Search using special tools like Google or
    Yahooligans

5
URLs / Web Addresses
  • Each website has a unique address
  • URL - Uniform Resource Locator (or Web Address)
  • Parts of the URL tell us information about the
    website
  • .au means it is an Australian site .com tell us
    it is a commercial site

6
A good place to start
  • An easy way to find
  • Quality information
  • Easy to use sites arranged by subject
  • Sites that are good for kids
  • Homework Helper www.teachers.ash.org.au/aussieed
    /homeworkhelper.htm
  • Encarta encyclopedia http//encarta.msn.com/defaul
    t.aspx
  • Kids Click - http//www.kidsclick.org
  • Yahooligans - http//www.yahooligans.com

7
What if I already have some information but need
more?
  • want to know more about a person or a place?
  • want to find the words of a song / poem
  • want to find free stuff
  • Use a special tool like Google or Askjeeves

8
Sites for Lower Primary
  • ABC - http//www.abc.net.au
  • New York Public Library - http//kids.nypl.org/art
    s/activities.cfm
  • National Geographic - http//www.nationalgeographi
    c.com/kids
  • Cybersmart Kids Online Kids Coolsites/-
    http//cybersmartkids.com.au/coolsites
  • Kidcyber - http//www.kidcyber.com.au/
  • Kids Net - http//www.kids.net.au

9
Sites for Upper Primary
  • ABC - http//www.abc.net.au
  • MP3.com - http//www.mp3.com
  • Vivisimo - http//www.vivisimo.com
  • Teoma - http//www.teoma.com
  • Law Stuff - http//www.lawstuff.org.au
  • Chordie - http//www.chordie.com
  • NetGuide Sites for kids - http//www.netguide.co
    m.au
  • Homework Help - http//netlinks.slq.qld.gov.au/hw.
    htm

10
Evaluating web sites
  • Information obtained from the World Wide Web
    need to be evaluated. Why?
  • Check out this web site - http//www.monitorcamera
    .com
  • Try the Quality Informaiton Checklist Quiz

11
How to stay safe on the Internet
  • Stay safe - read the rules
  • Cybersmart Kids Online - http//www.cybersmartkids
    .com.au
  • Get your Web Licence - http//pbskids.org/license/

12
Where to from here?
  • Public Library resources
  • State Library of NSW resources
  • School Library
  • Other resources
  •  Any questions?
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