Be Snug! Safety Lessons for Kids
Safety lessons that kids can relate to: games, animations, projects to help kids feel snug and safe in their own homes.
Privacy Playground: The First Adventure of the Three Little CyberPigs
Mac & Windows. An animated computer game for children. Its purpose is to teach seven-to-ten-year-old children how to spot and avoid potential online dangers, which may range from Internet marketing ploys to actual threats. This game requires an Internet Browser that supports Flash Player.
CyberSense and Nonsense: The Second Adventure of the Three CyberPigs
Mac & Windows. This software is designed to help children between the ages of nine and twelve learn to distinguish between biased, prejudicial information and factual, objective information, and to detect bias and harmful stereotyping in online content. Ask the owner of your computer if it is OK to download an application.
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Jo Cool or Jo Fool
This interactive online module takes students through a CyberTour of twelve mock Web sites to test their savvy surfing skills.
Arcade For Kids From FEMA
Puzzles, jokes, coloring book and more to help you understand natural disasters.
While nothing is as good as learning to give CPR at a live lesson, the information on this site could save someone’s life.
Boy Scout Personal First Aid Kit
A first-aid kit well stocked with the basic essentials is indispensable. This kit is one from the Boy Scouts that kids can assemble and use when needed.
This is called “The Heimlich Maneuver.” It can save your life or that of someone you love.
Laws & Crime Protection
FBI Pages for the Family
Fun, Flashy games and information. A section for young kids and another for teens.
For serious candidates only, please report to the Front Desk of the Law School for proper registration procedures. Attire should be frayed with skateboard tucked neatly under the right arm.
Traffic Safety Kids Page
If you ride your bike or inline skate or even walk along city streets you need to know what traffic laws apply to you. This site was produced in New York, so ask your parent if your state laws are different.
Hiking with Kids
Here are some tips for making those first few hikes enjoyable for both kids and adults.
Smokey The Bear’s Official Home Page
Learn how to prevent forest fires and save baby forest animals by playing these games.
Do You Know How to Be Street Smart?
Follow these seven rules for a good start.
Worse Case Scenarios
Or how to survive almost anything: shark attacks, quicksand, a fight. Some chapters from the book of the same name. My teen and his friends have been devouring this book.