What is an example for brilliant children

Website for children who like to research: Meine-forscherwelt.de

Girls and boys who go to primary school can also become active as explorers online. At www.meine-forscherwelt.de you will find an interactive research garden that inspires you to go on independent journeys of discovery. They are accompanied by the characters Tim and July.

Video (3 min.): This is how the virtual research garden works

Content and educational games

"I'm in the garden!" The virtual researcher's garden is modeled on a large adventure playground. The main characters Tim and July invite the children to visit. The website gives children access to stimulating research topics and ideas, often related to their real world.


Advice for parents and educational professionals

Independent discovery and trying things out is important for children. The website is therefore very easy to use. Nonetheless, as adults, you can accompany and support the girls and boys in using the website and in their research process.


Educational background

Nowadays, computers and the Internet are a natural and exciting part of everyday life for children. Oriented towards the needs of children, the virtual research garden supports positive access to mathematics, computer science, natural sciences and technology (MINT).


Tested and excellent website for children

"A brilliant research world"

In October 2014, the ELTERN family magazine named the children's website with the Golden GIGA Mouse 2014 as the best program of the year: "An ingenious world of research for children who are hungry for knowledge!" according to the jury's verdict.

Safe offer for children

fragFINN - The Internet for Kids rated www.meine-forscherwelt.de as a safe offer for children. The media-pedagogically oriented association checks websites for their harmlessness. Children can move around in a safe space online and parents can be sure that their children are protected.

Safe from bullying, aggressive advertising, data abuse, etc.

Seitenstark is the amalgamation of networked websites for children that meet the strict quality criteria of the non-profit organization Seitenstark e.V. On the member pages, children are safe from bullying, violence and pornography, aggressive advertising, purchase traps and data abuse.







"outstanding online offer for children"

The Erfurter Netcode e.V. initiative promotes the quality of children's websites and awards a seal of approval to outstanding online offers for children. In April 2016, the jury honored the children's website Meine-forscherwelt.de.

"particularly valuable in terms of education, content and design"

Meine-forscherwelt.de received the Comenius Seal in June 2014 in the category "Didactic multimedia product school education". The verdict: "particularly valuable in terms of pedagogy, content and design". The seal is awarded by the Society for Education and Information e.V.

"convincing didactic concept"

Since 1995, the "digita" has been awarded to excellent media teaching and learning opportunities. It is one of the most prestigious awards in the education sector in German-speaking countries. The jury nominated Meine-forscherwelt.de for the award in 2013 because of convincing didactic concepts and exemplary use of digital media.

"educational valuable"

The Pedagogical Media Prize recognizes outstanding apps, games and websites for children and young people and has been awarded since 1998 by the media pedagogical specialist institution "SIN - Studio on the Net". Meine-forscherwelt.de received the silver "PÄDI" in November 2012 as an educational offer.

App of the month

In June 2017, the German Academy for Children's and Young People's Literature awarded the offer of the children's website Meine-forscherwelt.de from the “House of Little Researchers” as “App of the Month”. In addition to the website, the foundation also offers most of the educational games free of charge as apps for Android and iOS.