Middle School Resources

This is a common place for Nisky parents to share online tools that can be useful and fun for middle school kids.

Helpful Educational Resources
  • NASA - Images, articles and games.
Internet Safety
  • Wired Safety - An excellent source for understanding and dealing with cyberbullying
  • GetNetWise.org -An excellent site for a good online safety guide, tools for families to use, great websites for kids and how to report trouble if it arise.
  • Internet Keep Safe Coalition -A good parent resource center including videos with clear explanations of social networking sites (e.g. MySpace) and on-line harrassment (cyber-bullying).
  • NetFamilyNews/Connect Safely - A good overall site to learn about safe, civil use of the web designed to give teens and parents a voice in the public discussion about youth online safety
  • NetSmartz - An excellent interactive resource sponsored by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and Boys and Girls Clubs of America.
  • NetSmartz -Tracking Teresa: See how easy it is to track you down using information you post on the web.
Images & Clip Art
Music & Sound Clips (Royalty Free)
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