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  • Free Blank Outline Maps of the Countries and Continents of the ...
    A huge collection of free blank outline maps for every country in the world to print out for educational, school, or classroom use. ... Description: Free blank outline maps for every country and US state.

  • Greeting India
    An introduction to India for all ages, with information on the people, animals, flag, culture, food, clothing, and much more. There are also maps and quick facts on this site.

  • Outline Maps
    Outline Maps of the world.

  • Xpeditions Atlas
    National Geographic maps made for printing and copying- as well as lessons plans for teaching geography to children.

  • About Africa - Enchanted Learning
    Lessons, facts, games pertaining to Africa...for kids naturally.

  • About Canada - Enchanted Learning
    Facts, lessons and fun-stuff about Canada - for kids naturally.

    An island only 486 km. long by 275 km. wide, with a population of only 5 million people, Ireland is a paradise for the tourist who enjoys a motoring or hiking holiday, with uncrowded roads offering a variety of beautiful scenery - mountains, lakes, a rugged coastline and green fertile plains. The warm waters of the Gulf Stream give Ireland a temperate climate with a generally mild winter and a cool summer.

  • Africa Information Center
    Basic facts on the economies, cultures, and histories of African countries.

  • Amazon Interactive
    Explore the geography of the Ecuadorian Amazon through online games and activities. Learn about the rainforest and the Quichua people who call it home.

  • Antarctica - Enchanted Learning
    Facts, lessons, fun stuff about Antarctica...for kids naturally.

  • Atlapedia Online
    Atlapedia Online contains full color physical and political maps as well as key facts and statistics on countries of the world.

  • Atlapedia Online
    Atlapedia Online contains full color physical and political maps as well as key facts and statistics on countries of the world.

  • Australia - Enchanted Learning
    Facts, lessons, games pertaining to Australia - for kids naturally.

  • China & The Great Wall - Enchanted Learning
    Facts and fun lessons about China and The Great Wall from Enchanted Learning.

  • Cities and States Search Puzzles
    A good way for kids to learn about U.S. geography via word search puzzles.

  • Color Landform Atlas of the United States
    A very detailed and enjoyable collection of American geographical/topographical maps. Cool!

  • Country Watch (geography)
    Data, maps, information about all the countries of the world.

  • Culture Quest
    Join Olivia Owl & Parsifal Penguin on their worldwide tour! Culture is the customs, beliefs, arts and institutions of a group of people.

  • Dowling's Electronic Passport
    A collection of the lessons on geography for Students.

  • Do you know your State Flags? (geography)
    Flags of the 50 U.S. states are displayed - kids try and link them to the correct state.

  • Earth and Moon Viewer
    You can view either a map of the Earth showing the day and night regions at this moment, or view the Earth from the Sun, the Moon, the night side of the Earth, above any location on the planet specified by latitude, longitude and altitude, from a satellite in Earth orbit, or above various cities around the globe.

  • Electronic Resources for Geography
    This site has geography information that is useful from K-12 through collegelevel in the educational process.

  • Geo Globe: Interactive Geography
    Explore the world with Geo - Globe's selection of interactive games, and find out about strange and familiar features of the planet!

  • Geographic Groceries
    Geography is everywhere-even in the grocery store. Not only does your food come from all over the globe, it's also arranged in patterns like those that geographers study.

  • Geography - About School
    Activities, lessons and links about geography for young kids.

  • Geography Educational - National Geographic
    Facts, lessons and fun information about the world's geography from National Geographic.

  • Geography Quiz
    Kids take a quiz about the 50 U.S. states.

  • Geography World
    Geography World is an educational and entertaining website covering many aspects of geography.

  • GeoNet Game
    Great way to learn about geography and history.

  • Glacier!
    Welcome to GLACIER, a website all about Antarctica and the part Antarctica plays in our global system of weather and climate and oceans and geology! The GLACIER Web Site is intended to introduce you to the Antarctic and the brave souls who are investigating that vast, frozen continent.

  • Grand Canyon National Park Explorer
    Explore The Grand Canyon - The Grand Canyon of the Colorado River is one of the seven natural wonders of the world and one of our planet's most astounding accomplishments. The sheer majesty and beauty of the scenery found here is beyond belief. I have never seen a picture that has ever done it justice. I keep taking them and I manage to capture little pieces of beauty here and some majesty there but to really understand the Grand Canyon, to really appreciate it, you have to see it with your own eyes.

  • Hargrett Library Rare Map Collection
    Many images of great old geographic maps of America.

  • Harvard Map Collection
    The Harvard Map Collection includes over 6000 atlases, as well as several thousand original pre-1900 atlases and maps. Antiquarian maps have been a focus of the library since the founding of the College in 1636. Nautical charts, aerial photography, and satellite imagery broaden the collection.

  • Helping Your Child Learn Geography
    Activities to teach fundamentals of geography. From the U.S. Department of Education.

  • Helping Your Child Learn Geography
    Today, we would like to believe that youngsters are growing up similarly inquisitive about the world. Perhaps they are, but recent studies and reports indicate that, if such imaginings are stirring in our youngsters, they're not being translated into knowledge. Not that there ever was a "golden age" when all our young and all our citizens were conversant about the peoples and places of the globe. Still, there is considerable evidence that such knowledge among young Americans has dipped to an alarming low.

  • Historic Atlas Resource Library
    Some pretty cool historical and interactive maps of the world.

  • How Volcanoes Work
    This website is an educational resource that describes the science behind volcanoes and volcanic processes.

  • InfoNation
    InfoNation is an easy-to-use, two-step database that allows you to view and compare the most up-to-date statistical data for the Member States of the United Nations.

  • Japan
    Learn about Japan (games too) from ZoomSchool.

  • Make a Map of Your Community
    A map cannot show everything about a place. For a map to communicate clearly, it must show a limited number of things. In this activity, you will get to make a map that shows the things that make your community a special place to live.

  • Map Machine - National Geographic Society
    Find an "eye in the sky" map of any place in the world.

  • MontanaKids.com
    Welcome to Montana Kids! This site contains a variety of fun & educational information about Montana including special presentations and games.

  • National Atlas of Canada (geography)
    Learn about Canadian communities while you browse through this useful site.

  • National Atlas of the United States (geography)
    This Atlas updates a large bound collection of paper maps that was published in 1970. Like its predecessor, this edition promotes greater national geographic awareness. It delivers easy to use, map-like views of America's natural and sociocultural landscapes.

  • Peace Corps Kids Page
    Welcome to Kids World, brought to you by the Peace Corps. Join our pal, Traveler, as she explores the globe and learns about making a difference.

  • Rainforest Kids Action
    Find out about the animals and people of the rainforests and what kids can do to help save the world's rainforests.

  • Sail the Pacific with the Krynos Kids
    We are Nicolas (9), Mathieu (7) and Lucas (4), each a year older since we started this voyage. Our house is in Seattle, USA but our home away from home is our forty-seven foot Sailing Vessel called "Kyrnos." We want you to come along with us on our adventure--a two year cruise around the Pacific Ocean. Oh, we had to take our parents along too!

  • Stately Knowledge
    These web pages will help you find out the basic facts about the United States.

  • States and Capitals of The United States
    From School Express - a great, interactive way for kids to learn about the 50 U.S. states and their capitals.

  • The Department of Education's Page for Students
    A great starting point. There are several links to "kid-friendly" sites, as well as information on the State Symbols, Tennessee Facts, and links to school web sites.

  • United States Geography
    Great U.S. geography facts from The Learning Network.

  • United States of America
    Lessons, games, information about the USA from Zoomschool.

  • U.S. State Capitals
    Learn the capitals of the United States by playing a variety of interesting kids' games.

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