Information for Kids & Parents
You'll find lots of links to loads of information here. Advantage Basketball Camps is not only a great place to learn about basketball, but a great resource to learn about other stuff, too! Check out these informative and entertaining websites. Learn what to eat to be healthy. Play some cool games. Get help with your homework. Explore the wonderful world of basketball and youth sports!
Cool, Positive Websites for kids
- Christian web site:
- Cool sites for middle school kids:
- Cool sites from the Tacoma Public Library:
- Empowering books for girls:
- Great resources for children and teens:
- Government for kids:
- Kidtastic - Contests, cards, info, store; all for kids:
- Kids Who Care:
- King County Library System - Teen Zone:
- Seeking Harmony in Neighborhoods Everyday - Empowering youth against violence:
- Great sites for kids and parents from the American Library Association:
- Sports illustrated for kids:
- Coffee Break Arcade:
- FunBrain - Site for kids and teachers K-8th grade:
- Games from Multnomah County Library:
- KidsCom - Games, chat, video game cheats:
- Kids Planet by Defenders of Wildlife:
- Kudzu Kids - Investigative mystery game:
- Prongo - Games, jokes, downloads for ages 3-12:
- How to Eat Healthy: A Beginner's Guide - (Girl Scout Troop "Staying Fit Badge" - Contribution from MaryAnne)
- Mission Nutrition® for grades 6-8
- Nutrition for Kids - Guides and handouts:
- The Ultimate Guide to Nutrition and a Balanced Diet
- Basketball Courts and Accessories - Specializing in outdoor and indoor modular surfaces for basketball courts, tennis courts, shuffleboard courts, multi-game courts, basketball hoops, and basketball court accessories.
- Macleem Sports Wear
- New, revolutionary basketball shooting practice device. Patent-pending shooting practice rebounder. Shoot from anywhere on the court and this low cost device returns both made and missed shots to shooter.
- Sportwaves.com - Custom team sport bags and promotional bags
- Ben's Guide to the US Government:
- BJ Pinchbeck's Homework Help:
- The Black Hole Gang - Cool science topics:
- Cultivating. Connecting. Curating. Learning course:
- Jiskha Homework Help - Educational content:
- King County Library System:
- Multnomah County Library - Homework help:
- Natural history libraries:
- Think like a Computer! A Guide to Number Sequence Puzzles
- Washington State Library:
- The World Almanac for Kids Online:
- World Religions - An intro to some of the many religions and spiritual traditions in the world:
- Algebra homework help:
- Algebra Resources Galore!:
- Math and Reading Help for Kids - Math and Reading Help for Kids is a directory of articles offering tips for homework help, improving test scores, developing positive study habits, and more:
- Math.com - The world of math online:
Geometry Resource Collection for Students of All Ages
- AAU WashingtonGirls Basketball:
- AAU (National) Girls Basketball:
- AND1 Basketball products:
- Best Basketball Tips:
- High school basketball resource:
- Inaugural Maui Summer Classic Youth Basketball Tournament:
- Mid-Summer Nights' Madness Elite Girls Basketball Tournaments, National Class, NCAA Certified
- More Than Hoops Basketball Camp - Intensive basketball skills training and motivation camp
- Nike Basketball products:
- On the Ball Youth Basketball - AAU sanctioned leagues and tournaments in Washington, Oregon, and Hawaii:
- Recruiting updates, team stories and private message boards:
- ShareThePlay.com - This free service allows coaches to create plays online, then share those plays as animations with a team or other coaches via their web browser:
- SLAM Online - Basketball magazine:
- Spokane Hoopfest:
- WTA Tournaments:
- Youth Basketball Coaching Resources:
Sportsmanship/Positive Mental Attitude Websites
- Motivation and a positive mental attitude - Article:
- Positive Mental Attitude - Article:
- Association for the Advancement of Applied Sports Psychology - What is Sport Psychology? Questions & Answers:
- Competitive Edge - Psychology of sports champions:
- Exercise & Sports Psychology Tidbits:
- How to Reach Any Goal Four TIPS - Article:
- The Performance Enhancement Site for Athletes in Search of Excellence:
- Psych Web - Information for students and teachers of psychology:
- Virtual community of coaches, players, and parents - Tournament info:
- When Winning Is The Only Thing, Can Violence Be Far Away? - Article:
Post High School Education
- Design Degrees and Programs
- California Colleges Search - California Schools: Search engine for California colleges universities and colleges in California, which offer the degree you are looking for.
- Fashion Design School Search - Fashion Schools: Fashion Design School Search for locating quality fashion schools
- JUCO Athletic Financial Aid: A recruiting and resume service for high school student-athletes who want to apply for community college athletic scholarships. We only deal with junior or community colleges. Initial information and evaluation is free.
- Online MBA Program: Business Education / Top Business Schools: MBA Online Business Schools offers you the ability to search top business schools for the business class requirements to earn your executive MBA or business degree.
- Paralegal Education / Paralegal Training: Criminal Justice Degree Search provides a paralegal education search engine that will allow you to search for paralegal schools that offer the paralegal programs you are looking for.
College Scouting Online
- College Basketball Scholarships - A recruiting and resume service for high school athletes who want to compete at college level in the USA. Initial help and advice is free.
Health and Safety
- Comprehensive & Updated Washington Car Seat Laws - Experienced Mommy: Washington Car Seat Laws in 2020
- Online Teen Safety Guide - This helpful site provides resources necessary for both parents and their teens to safely utilize the Internet.
- Summertime Burn Safety Tips - The Grossman Burn Center at St. Luke’s Medical Center offers some tips to keep your family safe during these summer months.
- The Ultimate Parent Guide fro Protecting Your Child on the Internet - Several great ideas for keeping younger kids and teens save online and with cellphone usage.