TOONA CAT'S KIDS CLUB
If there's an artist inside of you, be sure to join Toonacat's Kids Club at http://www. toonacat.com/kids/ where you get to be creative. Print designs from the Web page to color at home, write a story for submission, check out some poetry or add a link to the club's Kid Links page. Don't miss the Book Nook, where Toonacat shares his favorite stories. And, of course, there's the Art Show, where you can browse through the works of your online friends, or send in a masterpiece of your own. Bring your crayons, pencils and paper. Toonacat is expecting you!
THE AMERICAN EXPERIENCE
As this century comes to an end, who do you think has had the greatest impact on the course of history? Naturally, U.S. presidents always come to mind. Their work influences millions of people, their faces are the faces of history, and their words are historical documents. From Teddy "Rough Rider" Roosevelt to Bill Clinton and Socks the cat, this site at http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/amex/presidents/indexjs.html gives you the low-down on the big men of the White House. Learn about each president's career and the events that were happening in the world around him. Who was in office when women gained the right to vote? Who was president during the Vietnam War? Exercise your right to explore some of the most famous Americans of the century. When you know the answers to these questions, go to http://www.4Kids.org/detectives/
When was President Truman born?
Which president was a World War II general?
Pub Date: 5/05/98