the Web Is For
A Unified Theory of the
Small Pieces Loosely Joined tries to explain
what I think is truly important about the Web. I wrote the book
for grownups, but I think what it says is as true for kids as for
So I wrote this version of it for children. I was
thinking of my 11 year old son as I wrote it. I think that if you're
in grade 6, 7, or 8, you may find this online book useful.
On the right hand side of the page, I've included
some links to other information. Some of the links will probably
be broken because the sites have moved or gone away. Welcome to
life on the Web!
I'd love to know what you think. You can write a comment
or respond to someone else's idea by clicking here.
(As always on the Web, don't give your whole name, your telephone
number or where you live; there are a lot of creeps on the Web who
might use that information to trick you or your parents.)
Click the arrow button below to get started! Have