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May 11, 1999

Be a 4Kids Detective

When you know the answers to these questions, go to http://www.4Kids.org/detectives/

When is Ernie's birthday on Sesame Street?

How do the Dutch say the word "frog"? (Go to http://www.teleport.com/~dstroy/ to find out.)

Which chess champion did Deep Blue defeat in 1997?

HIP TO BE SQUARE

The battlefield of chess is full of pitfalls and danger. That's why understanding this fascinating game from the inside-out is crucial. Make your next move to Chess Dominion at http://library.advanced.org/10746/ Stop by the Gallery of Champions to meet legends from Morphy and Botvinnik to Kasparov and Deep Blue. Travel through time and across the globe, listening to the sounds of chess spoken in many tongues and examining chess art from Europe to the Americas. The site also has a super tutorial, which gives you the lowdown on every chess move, from bishops to rooks to pawns. Checkmate!

INTER-ACTIVITIES FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

Can you tell me how to get, how to get to Sesame Street? Easy! Just go straight to http://www.ctw.org The Children's Television Workshop is now broadcasting fun on the Web. Sure, the Sesame Street gang is there, but there's also stuff for older kids, too. Check out Kid City, where you can start an e-sticker collection, get in on the latest popular stuff, and even build your very own Web site. Take the Sesame Street trivia quiz, play some games, see the behind-the-scenes puppet world, and tickle Elmo with your mouse. Parents can help tots with learning games, such as playing with "food" to make art, and games to play on car trips. The Workshop site is full of cool colors and familiar faces--and it's always being updated.

Pub Date: 05/11/99

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