Info for Kids

Arizona

About Arizona for Kids

These are sites selected to introduce kids to the many facets of Arizona.

ADEQ for Kids!
This is the Arizona Dept. of Environmental Quality’s Kids’ site.

Attorney General’s Kids Page
This is the Arizona Attorney General’s Kids’ site which includes consumer
and Internet safety information for kids.

Governor’s Kids Page
This site has a selection of facts and materials about Arizona to introduce kids to Arizona’s history.

Learn about Arizona
This Arizona Office of Tourism site provides general, tourism and recreation information about Arizona.

Secretary of State’s Kids’ Page
This site introduces students to the office of Secretary of State and provides information about Arizona’s symbols.

United States

America’s Story
This Library of Congress site introduces kids to American history.

Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government for Kids
This is the U.S. Government Printing Office’s government information gateway for kids.

  • For grade levels K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12
  • Grade appropriate explanations
  • Resources for parents and educators
  • Games and activities
  • Links to U.S. Government web sites for kids

 Founding Fathers
This National Archives and Records Administration site gives brief biographies of the delegates to the Constitutional Convention who wrote the Constitution of the United States of America.

Great Web Sites for Kids
This is a site arranged by topic and maintained by the Great Web Sites Committee of the American Library Association.

Kids in the House
The Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives has a civic education site which includes:

  • Fun and Games
  • The Learning Center

Kids.gov
This is the official U.S. Government kids’ portal. It brings together kids’ pages covering everything from art to transportation.

Outline of American Geography
This U.S. Information Agency site includes chapters about how the physical environment of the United States impacted the country’s development.

Outline of U.S. History
This U.S. Information Agency site includes chapters on significant periods of U.S. history.

Presidents of the United States
This White House site provides biographies of the Presidents of the United States and the First Ladies.

Smithsonian for Kids
This Smithsonian Institution site has information, fun and games covering a wide range of subjects.

State Facts for Students
This U.S. Census Bureau site includes demographic and other information for each state.

Today in History
This Library of Congress site has photos and text about events that took place on a specific date in history.