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Web SiteBrainPop
http://www.brainpop.com
This is a great site for kids with informational movies about science, anatomy, weather, and more.

Web SiteThe Big Fun Box
http://www.thebigfunbox.org
The Big Fun Box Foundation was started by a family who learned how to entertain themselves during frequent long hospital stays. They developed this box of toys and other fun stuff as a way to give pediatric patients comfort and fun while in the midst of stressful situations.

Web SiteTanner's Totes
http://www.tannerstotes.com
Tanner's Totes is a non-profit organization that helps pre-teens and teens with cancer and other conditions that require long term hospital stays. The group provides tote bags filled with age-appropriate items to older kids and teens (often a "forgotten" demographic as donations mostly focus on younger kids).

Web SiteNeuroscience for Kids
http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/neurok.html
This University of Washington site offers kids a wide range of information about the brain and nervous system. Kids will find experiments and kid-friendly explanations of this complex subject.