Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Whyzz - Helps Parents Answer "Why" Questions

Whyzz is a website designed for the parents of three to eight year old children that are going through the "why" phase. Whyzz gives clear simple answers to the "why"questions like "why is the sky blue?" that children ask frequently. Parents can access the information on the site in two ways. The most direct way to find something on Whyzz is to type a "why" question in the "tell me" search bar at the top of every page. You can also browse the through topics in ten different categories. Click on a topic and you'll find a list of commonly asked "why" questions and their answers.

Applications for Education
Whyzz is a good site not only for parents, but also teachers and childcare providers who have to answer "why" questions from children.

Here are some related resources that may be of interest to you:
RayLit - Personalized Lessons and Games for Pre-K
Help Kidz Learn - Free Games and Stories
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