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Beyonce Knowles Biography. Birthdate: September 4, 1981Birthplace: Houston, TexasZodiac Sign: Virgo Whatever Beyoncé sets her mind to, whether it's acting, singing, dancing or clothing design, she succeeds at in a big way.

Beyonce Knowles Biography

We take a look at this legend-in-the-making. Early Life. Vietnam. The History of Music - Music Timeline for Kids. 18000 BC – The bones of a wooly mammoth were used to make a musical instrument in Ukraine. 4000 BC – Flutes and harps played in Egypt. 2000 BC – The first song was written in cuneiform, in Mesopotamia. 850 BC – Polyphony begins in church choirs – Interweaving many different vocal melodies simultaneously. 800 BC – Choral music develops in Greece.

The History of Music - Music Timeline for Kids

Musicians called Rhapsodes travel across cities. 600 BC – Indian music – the veena appears. Photos & Videos. Football is considered America’s favorite sport.

Photos & Videos

Families gather to watch games. Kids as young as five play in organized leagues. Football developed on college campuses in North America, particularly in the northeastern U.S., in the late 1800s. History of Basketball. B-ball season is just about here.

History of Basketball

Kidzworld gets you ready to shoot hoops with a look at the history, rules and basic skills of basketball. Basketball - History Long before guys like Kobe and Lebron were pulling off high-flying dunks, the game of basketball was invented by Dr. James Naismith, a physical education teacher at Springfield College in Massachusetts. Naismith invented the indoor game in 1891 as a way to help students at the school stay in shape during the cold winters.

Basketball - Basic Skills. Baseball: MLB. Back to SportsBack to Baseball Baseball Rules Player Positions Baseball Strategy Baseball Glossary Major League Baseball is the top level of professional baseball in the United States and Canada.

Baseball: MLB

Baseball and the MLB has been one of the major sports and forms of entertainment for many years in the United States. This is why its also called America's "National Pastime". History of Major League Baseball. Museum - Jackie Robinson Foundation. American Pit Bull Terrier Dog Breed Information, Pictures, Characteristics & Facts. The short coat is shiny and stiff to the touch, and comes in all colors — red, blue, brown, grey, black and white, and brindle, among them.

American Pit Bull Terrier Dog Breed Information, Pictures, Characteristics & Facts

They require little grooming, and have a coat that's easy to keep clean with the occasional bath. Brushing with a stiff brush and wiping down with a cloth will maintain the coat's shine. Brush your dog's teeth at least two or three times a week to remove tartar buildup and the bacteria that lurk inside it. Daily brushing is even better if you want to prevent gum disease and bad breath. Trim his nails once or twice a month if your dog doesn't wear them down naturally to prevent painful tears and other problems. The Story of Fossil Fuels, Part 1: Coal. Nonrenewable Resource. Fossil fuels are non-renewable energy sources that formed more than 300 million years ago during the Carboniferous Period - long before dinosaurs roamed the Earth.

Nonrenewable Resource

Fossil fuels are made up of plant and animal matter. When plants and animals died, their bodies decomposed and were buried under layers of earth. Millions of years later we have the three forms of fossil fuel: oil, natural gas and coal. Fossil Fuel Energy - Oil Oil is a thick, black, gooey liquid also called petroleum. Fossil Fuel Energy - Natural Gas Natural gas is lighter than air. After the stinky chemical is added, the natural gas is sent through underground pipes which go to your home so you can cook food and heat your house. Fossil Fuel Energy - Coal. Natural Resources: Facts and Resources For Kids. What are Natural Resources Natural resources are those elements of the environment that are considered valuable to humans.

Natural Resources: Facts and Resources For Kids

These can be raw materials, such as trees for lumber and ore for manufacturing, or things that are directly consumed, such as groundwater to drink and animals to eat. Natural resources occur naturally within environments that exist relatively undisturbed by mankind, in a natural form. A natural resource is often characterized by amounts of biodiversity existent in various ecosystems. Natural resources are derived from the environment. History of Children's Clothing. Brother and sister from 1882 Paris Source.

History of Children's Clothing

Tornadoes. If you are in a building: Go to a safe room such as a basement, cellar, or lowest building level.If there is no basement, go to an inside room like a closet or hallway.Stay away from corners, windows, doors, and outside walls.Do not open windows.Put on sturdy shoes.Protect your head.


If you are in a trailer or mobile home: Earthquakes for Kids. Gray Wolf - Pictures, Facts, and Map. Dog Facts - About Interesting Breeds, Labradors, Puppies, Guide Dogs, Fun Pets. Dalmatian Dog Breed Information, Pictures, Characteristics & Facts – Dogtime. With his regal carriage and unique spots, the Dalmatian is probably one of the most recognized breeds on the planet.

Many people are attracted to his dashing good looks, but he's definitely not for everyone. While Dalmatians love to be with their people for any activity that occurs in the course of a day and can make wonderful companion dogs, their high energy level can be exhausting to live with. Dalmations were created to run for miles alongside carriages, helping to ward off highwaymen and add a touch of flair to the vehicle with aristocratic passengers. (Now we just have cars with racing stripes.) Siberian Husky Dog Breed Information, Pictures, Characteristics & Facts.

Siberian Huskies are pack dogs, and they need an owner who is the clear leader of the pack. This makes training easier because you will find that your dog respects you, but don't be surprised if he tests the limits of your position in the pack and tries to take control from time to time. When this happens, it's important not to give into their pushiness. Assert yourself as leader — not by bullying or hitting — but by confirming the ground rules with clarity and consistency.

Making your dog wait to eat is one of the best ways to establish your leadership role. The Husky will view you as the keeper of all valuable resources — food, treats, toys and other canine assets. Cane Corso Dog Breed Information, Pictures, Characteristics & Facts. The Corso’s history describes him as having a “vigorous temperament, ready to meet any challenge.” That type of temperament can be a double-edged sword.

With a confident, consistent owner who provides good leadership and prevents the dog from roaming, the Corso can be an excellent family dog who is never inappropriately aggressive, but in the wrong hands he can become aggressive and be a danger to the public. In July, two Corsos were in the news after they attacked and killed a jogger. The ideal Corso is docile and affectionate toward his family, including children. To get him to that point requires socialization and training from an early age. The Corso is highly intelligent. Firm leadership does not mean hitting the dog — ever. Help the young Corso develop confidence by letting him spend time alone.

Labrador Retriever Dog Breed Information, Pictures, Characteristics & Facts. Labrador Retrievers are generally healthy, but like all breeds, they're prone to certain health conditions. Not all Labs will get any or all of these diseases, but it's important to be aware of them if you're considering this breed. Hip Dysplasia: Hip dyplasia is a heritable condition in which the thighbone doesn't fit snugly into the hip joint.

German Shepherd Dog Breed Information, Pictures, Characteristics & Facts. The German Shepherd is a relatively new breed, dating back to 1899, and he owes his existence to one man: Captain Max von Stephanitz, a career captain in the German cavalry with a goal of creating a German breed that would be unmatched as a herding dog. Centuries before von Stephanitz came along, farmers in Germany, as in the rest of Europe, relied on dogs to drive and protect their herds. Beagle Dog Breed Information and Pictures. Other Names. So…You Want A Beagle? Giant Panda Facts and Pictures. Polar Bear Profile With Pictures, Facts and Map. Tiger. Spotted Hyena. Bottlenose Dolphin. Snake Facts. Red-Bellied Piranha. Great White Shark. Lion. Cheetah. Jaguar.