Kansas Kids http://www.kssos.org/resources/kansas_kids.html
Here is a site from the Kansas Office of the Governor just for kids!
Other State Links
50states.com: Kansas http://www.50states.com/kansas.htm
The site provides a wealth of information about Kansas. It includes everything from the highest point to county profile to climate.
Things To Do in Kansas http://www.thingstodo.com/states/KS/index.htm
ThingsToDo.com is an online guide to information about entertainment, recreation, and travel in Kansas, and includes the state's interesting facts, famous people, and special events.
Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center http://www.cosmo.org/
Check out this exciting space museum with Dr. Goddard's Science Lab live science show, the Justice Planetarium and its laser light shows, space camp experiences for all ages, the IMAX Theatre, and a collection of space artifacts second only to the National Air and Space Museum.
FedStats: MapStat: United States: Kansas http://www.fedstats.gov/qf/states/20000.html
Fast access to statistics from more than 100 federal agencies on "economic and population trends, crime, education, health care, aviation safety, energy use, farm production and more" in Kansas.
Susanna Salter was elected mayor of Argonia in 1887, making her the first woman mayor in the U. S.
Kansas was the first state to include prohibition of alcohol in its constitution in 1880.
Some Famous People from this State
Amelia Earhart was the first woman to fly across the Atlantic Ocean. She was born in Atchison on July 24, 1897, and she mysteriously disappeared over the Pacific Ocean in 1937 while attempting to fly around the world.
Bob Dole was a United States senator for many years; he ran unsuccessfully for President in 1996. He was born in Russell on July 22, 1923.
James "Wild Bill" Hickok was a scout and frontier marshal in the Old West.
Charlie "Bird" Parker was born in the 1920s. He is remembered as one of the greatest jazz musicians in American history.
John Brown was an infamous abolitionist during the Civil War.
Melissa Etheridge, a popular singer and guitarist, was born in Leavenworth on May 29, 1961.
Kirstie Alley, actress, was born January 12, 1951, in Wichita. She is most well-known for her role as Rebecca on the television show "Cheers."