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June 2001

Exploring the Rainforest
http://pcboe.net/ses/jordan/wble
GRADE LEVEL: K-2

CONTENT:
Use Exploring the Rainforest to introduce primary students to the world of rain forests.
AESTHETICS:
The site is simply done and user-friendly with well-chosen graphics.
ORGANIZATION:
A left-side menu that gives access to the main areas of the site makes navigation easy.
REVIEW:
This site explains rain forest layers, animals, plants, location, and definitions in terms that young children will understand. Visitors will find an A to Z tour of rain forest Animals, complete with pictures; learn which common Food(s) that we eat come from the rain forest; or take the rain forest Quiz. Included is a section on Problems that rain forests face. Teachers will find the collection of rain forest pictures useful to supplement their units.
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