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Best of Friends: Kids and Dogs
This website helps children learn about dogs, the responsibility of caring for dogs and how to be safe around them.

Let's Talk about Insects
Join C.P. to learn the benefits of insects, their basic anatomy, and what makes an insect an insect. You can even create a new insect!

Riding the Winds with Kalani: A Weather Adventure
This website is for K-2 students and teaches the concepts of temperature, clouds, precipitation and basic earth movements.

Forever Friends
Introduces young people to the daily lives, cultural arts and philosophies of people from China, India, Japan, Korea, the Philippines, and Vietnam.

Secret Life of Trees
Learn all about the parts of a tree and why trees are important to us!

HOT Project: Healthy Outcomes for Teens
The HOT Project is for website for middle school students to increase their knowledge about obesity and Type 2 diabetes.

Trees Are Terrific
Travel with Pierre as you learn all about how trees are important to us!

Walk in My Shoes
Learn what it feels like to be older and what happens to our bodies as we age.

Animals Past and Present
Lessons for elementary students about what happened to dinosaurs, and what animals lived in Illinois 65 million years ago, 10 million years ago, and today.

Healthy Hopping
Jumping rope is fun and good for you, too! Learn nine different single rope stunts along with jump rope rhymes and games.

Dr. Arbor Talks Trees
Dr. Arbor teaches all about trees!

Incubation & Embryology
Teacher's guide for the 4-H Incubation and Embryology project including lesson plans, activities, and background resources.

Business of Babysitting
Want to start your own babysitting business? Visit this site to learn what you need to know to become a great babysitter!

Great Corn Adventure
Zea Mays explains the importance of corn, how it grows, and its thousands of different uses.

My First Garden
Learn how to plan, nurture and enjoy the benefits of a beautiful flower or vegetable garden.

Helping Kids Succeed in School
Helping children enjoy learning and being successful in school is an important goal for parents, other family members, and schools.

Watch Your Garden Grow
Your guide to choosing, growing, preparing and storing common vegetables.

Knowing Your World
Lessons and activities designed for 4th & 5th graders to learn about acid rain, global warming, water resources and other environmental topics.

Working with Youth with Special Needs
Resources for working with youth with special needs.

Just for Kids
Lots of fun websites for kids to learn everything from how worms eat garbage to how to get along with others.

Who Wants To Be a Parliamentarian
A fun way to learn how to run a meeting and the basics of parliamentary procedure.

Welcome to the Real World
Welcome to the Real World is a hands-on, real life simulation for young people to explore career opportunities and make lifestyle and budget choices.

Windows to Asian Cultures
This curriculum consists of four units exploring the values and customs of the Asian countries of China, Japan, the Philippines and Vietnam.

Character Education
Cultivating knowledge for purposeful living, students learn through literature, art, humanities, and throughout the existing school curriculum the benefits and consequences of behavior.

Sports & Nutrition: The Winning Connection
Written and designed for today's young athlete, these easy-to-use nutrition guides work well in classrooms and after-school programs.

Claude's Got the Scoop on Soil
Students learn about how soil is made, who really needs soil, and what happens to soil if you don't take care of it.

Diabetes in Teens
Type 2 diabetes is becoming more common in children. Fifteen years ago, type 2 diabetes accounted for less than three percent of new diabetes cases in children, but now it is closer to 45 percent of all cases! Learn more about diabetes in this site