Endangered Species »
This ebook provides information on the many species that are threatened by extinction, from insects and arachnids to reptiles and mammals, including reasons for endangerment and ways to prevent the species’ extinction.
Grzimek's Student Animal Life Resource »
This e-book offers extensive coverage of the animal kingdoms grouped by the major classifications. Recommended for students in grades four and up.
Kids Search »
Find articles on animals from magazines written especially for young people.
World Book for Students »
World Book for Students (Info Finder) offers hundreds of encyclopedia articles on animals. Search by typing in the "Search" box or browse "By subject" under "Science and mathematics." Recommended for students in grades three and up.
The Adventures of Herman the Worm »
Dig in and investigate the importance of these earth friendly creatures.
Age of the Dinosaurs »
Though extinct, these creatures were among the most successful to live on Earth. Investigate their over 100 million year reign and find out about "dinosaurs" that live today.
ASPCA Kids »
Learn how to care for a pet, find out about careers working with animals, or play a game on this site created by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
Brookfield Zoo »
Wander through 216 beautifully landscaped acres and encounter thousands of fascinating creatures. The zoo boasts more than 20 major exhibits that transport you to exotic locales around the world.
Build Your Wild Self »
Create exotic creatures and share with your friends, then "visit" one of the New York Zoos or Aquarium to find out more information about your animal.
Lincoln Park Zoo »
Hear lions roar, see chimpanzees climb and feed a dairy cow all in the middle of Chicago! Experience nature and conservation through a green oasis that’s free and open every day of the year.
National Geographic Kids - Animals & Pets »
Discover interesting facts about wild animals, living and extinct, and and their habitats.
Shedd Aquarium »
Get eye-to-eye with a dolphin, meet a penguin on a stroll to the South Pole, or immerse yourself in an Amazon flooded forest. At Shedd, it’s all possible.
Smithsonian National Zoological Park »
The Nation's Zoo offers year round access to over 400 species of animals, including Giant Pandas, Asian Elephants, Ocean Living and a Kids' Farm.
Virtual Farm »
Explore various types of farms, from diary to aquaculture, and get to know the animals that live there with the 4-H.