Search Engines
Ask Kids
A search engine for kids from the search engine Ask, formerly known as Ask Jeevs
http://www.askkids.com/
Awesome Library
A kid-friendly search engine that allows students to search by keyword or subject area
http://www.awesomelibrary.org/
KidsClick!
A search engine for kids created by librarians; students can search by keyword, category, letter, or even picture
http://www.kidsclick.org/
RedZ
A visual search engine...see the site before you click
http://redz.com/home
Yahoo! Kids
A search engine for kids sponsored by Yahoo!..formerly known as Yahooligans
http://kids.yahoo.com/learn

Reference Sites
Encyclopedia Britannica Online School Edition
The Award-winning encyclopedia company has gone online. This kid-friendly version of the encyclopedia makes it easy for kids to find the information they need
http://www.school.eb.com/elementary
Fact Monster
Fact monster is an almanac, dicitonary, thesarus and encyclopedia in one!
http://www.factmonster.com/
Great Websites for Kids
Websites recommended for kids by the American Library Association
http://www.ala.org/greatsites
Internet Public Library for Kids
Search by keyword or subject
http://ipl.org/div/kidspace/
Kidport Reference Library
An online reference library for kids
http://www.kidport.com/RefLib/RefLib.htm

Other Popular Search Engines and Reference Sites (not necessarily kid-friendly)
Ask
http://www.ask.co/
Google
http://www.google.com/
Infoplease
http://www.infoplease.com/
Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
Yahoo!
http://www.yahoo.com/