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Cool Websites For Girls!
Web site designed to encourage girls' interest in engineering. Includes information about what engineers do, great achievements in engineering, career facts, puzzles and games. Opportunity to ask questions of engineers and links to related sites. Sponsored by the National Academy of Engineering.
Teen Voices www.teenvoices.com
Online version of the print publication that offers an intelligent alternative to the mainstream media's image of girls. Artwork, poetry and articles by teen and young adult women.
Cyber Grrlz www.cybergrrlz.com
Created by 16 year-old Heidi Rogers and more than a dozen other mostly teenage girls,
Cyber Grrlz describes itself as the "e-zine for girls with brains and a sense of humor." This site has
changed it's name to purplepajamas.
Women of NASA quest.arc.nasa.gov/women
This site is designed for all school- aged girls to encourage more young women to pursue careers
in science, math and technology.
New Moon www.newmoon.org
The online version of New Moon Magazine for Girls offers extensive features from current and back issues, related links and information on subscribing.
Girl Power! www.girlpower.gov
National public education campaign sponsored by the US Dept. of Health & Human Services to
help encourage and motivate 9-14 year old girls to make the most of their lives.
Dedicated to empowering girls in math, science and technology. Profiles women who work in the
scientific & technological fields-offers games and activities to engage girls in math and science.
Higher Education Information Center www.heic.org
This site promotes college access & awareness for people of all ages, especially first generation
college students, by providing information, counseling & advocacy. Site includes links to college
applications, testing locations & financial aid resources. Located at the Boston Public Library,
Why doesn’t money dissolve in the washing machine? http://www.howstuffworks.com
Check out Roller Coaster Physics! http://www.learner.org/exhibits/parkphysics/index.html
Did you know the USA has a National Zoo? http://www.nationalzoo.si.edu/default.cfm
Need a science project idea? http://www.ipl.org/div/kispace/projectguide/
Comic Strips that explain Earth Science: http://www.brainpop.com/science/
Nova, PBS: Fun info on lots of topics: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/
Cool Math sites http://cte.jhu.edu/techacademy/web/2000/heal/mathsites.htm
Girls Inc. site for girls https://www.girlsinc-online.org/members/Welcome.html