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February 13, 2002

Outdoors 101

EEK! The Environmental Education for Kids site is crawling with critter information at www.dnr.state.wi.us / org / caer / ce / eek / index.htm. Learn about the environment and environmental issues of Our Earth. The EEK site is packed with Cool Stuff such as rainy day activities and opportunities for young artists and writers to shine online. The Career Zones will show you if you have what it takes to Get a Job as a park ranger or wildlife biologist.

The Scone Palace of Scotland

The rolling hills and bountiful parklands of Scotland await you at www.scone-palace.co.uk / . Scone Palace rests at the heart of Scotland and is rich with history, legend and hospitality. Discover the Stone of Scone, which has been used to crown Scottish monarchs for more than 1,000 years. Salmon fishing is a popular pastime at the Ultimate Shooting Estate with its flowing rivers and beautiful landscape.

Feel the Beat of the Drum

Southern Native American Pow Wows are rich in tradition and culture. Visit http: / / library.thinkquest.org / 3081 / to learn about Pow Wow Etiquette and Terminology. Pow wows showcase both men's and women's Dance Styles, and each dance requires certain clothing and movement. Drum and Songs are important parts of pow wows that create the rhythm and music for the dancers. Craft lovers can learn about lane stitch beadwork.

Kid Quest? What percentage of the Earth's water is frozen in ice caps and glaciers?

Kid Quest?

How many plants did David Douglas discover during his visit to the USA?

Kid Quest?

What happens when a dancer drops an eagle feather while dancing?

Kid Quest? To complete the Kid Quest Challenge: Visit the Web sites featured in this issue, find the answers to our questions, then go to www.4Kids.org / kidquest /

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