< Wikikids(Redirected from Wikichild)
This page is a proposal for a new Wikimedia Foundation Sister Project.
Status Stale (could be re-opened)
Reason Subpage of stale proposal that was for some reason listed as a separate proposal. * Pppery * has returned 21:35, 3 June 2019 (UTC)
What is the proposed name for the project? Wikikids/Wikichild
Project description
What is the project purpose? What will be its scope? How would it benefit to be part of Wikimedia?
How many wikis?
Will there be many language versions or just on one multilingual wiki?
How many languages?
Is the project going to be in one language or in many?

Technical requirements
If the project requires any new features that the MediaWiki software currently doesn't have, please describe in detail. Are additional MediaWiki extensions needed for the project?
Development wiki
Interested participants


Actually, there is already a Wikijunior in Wikibooks, but I think that Wikijunior should not be in Wikibooks, they should separate apart. This is my main purpose. I have saw that the people of children users of Wikipedia became more and more, but I have realized that the words in Wikipedia was really too hard for them and also me to read and understand. So, I want to build a new wiki to collect articles from Wikipedia and change it shorter and simpler for the children to read. At last, I hope that you will support this project. Thank you!

Project nameEdit

There is now two proposed project name, which is "Wikichild", "Wikijunior" and "Wikikids". Please leave your sign here to show which you like more. Thank you!



  1. Kids and Schools both already exist and Junior deals with elder people. Vaticoin aka ONaNcle (talk) 15:19, 8 May 2013 (UTC)









The target of Wikikids:

  1. Let the children have a better version of Wikipedia, since the current Wikipedia was really too difficult for them to understand.
  2. Use Wikichild to introduce them to Wikipedia when they become big.
  3. Let children also know how to use Wikipedia.
  4. Teach them to use Wikicode.



Proposed languageEdit

Main/Other Languages
Main language en
Other language ar,fr, als, ar, ca, de, el, en, eo, es, eu, hu, id, ja, jv, ko, ms, pl, pt, mr, nl, ro, ru, sl, sv, sw, tr, yue, zh-hans, zh-hant

Proposed Domain namesEdit (Avalible) (Token Already) (Avalible) (Proprerty of Wikimedia foundation)