Computers & Technology

Computer Basics
How Stuff Works Computers
Quia- Computer Basics Game
Quia- Computer Basics Challenge

PBS Technology Timeline
PBS History of the Computer
History Channel Timeline
Kid Zone - Inventions

GIS & GPS Technology
GPS:  The New Navigation
Find Your Longitude Game
Real Time Satellite Tracking
BrainPOP - GPS*
GPS - The New Constellation
Google Maps
Flash Earth (Maps)
Conversion (Lat/Long)

Keyboarding Basics
Dance Mat Typing
Letter Speed Race
Typing Master
Word Games - Typing Test
Keyboard Challenge
Computer Circus
Super Hyper Spider Typer
Fowl Words 2

Internet Basics
FactMonster Computers & Internet
Welcome to the Web
PBS Kids: Get Your Web License

Fun & Games
Quia - Tech Games
Quia Game - Acronyms
Quia Game - Emoticons


Internet Safety
RBS Adventure
Clicky's Web World
NetSmartz Rules
Bad Guy Patrol
AT&T Safety Land
Hector's World
CyberSmart Kids
OnGuard Online
BrainPop Online Safety*
* Requires subscription


Multimedia Resources
Google Image Search
Gimp Savvy Photo Archive
FWS Digital Library System
Incompetech Music
Partners in Rhyme Sound Effects
Vocaroo Voice Recorder


Cool Tech Tools
Domo Animate
Zimmer Animations
Comic Creator
Story Starters
Story Maker

Big Huge Labs
Imagination Cubed


Privacy Policy
The Science Spot was developed in March 1999 by Tracy (Trimpe) Tomm
8th Grade Science Teacher @ Havana Junior High, Havana, IL

Activities, lessons, & worksheets available on any page of this web site are intended for use by a single teacher in his/her classroom or to share at educational conferences. Reproduction for commercial use or profit is not permitted without the consent of Tracy (Trimpe) Tomm. Visit my Frequently Asked Questions page for more details.

Note: The links on this page are not a part of this site and their content is not the responsibility of this site.
Parent reminder: Use caution when allowing your child to view any sites on the web - this page or other links found on these sites.