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http://world-geography-games.com

This website/game is useful for students to be able to test their knowledge of spatial geography. It can help students get a better idea of where places in the world are located.


http://www.50states.com/

This website is helpful for students looking to know more about the geography of the United States. It breaks down the fifty states and gives capitals and other relevant information.


https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html

This website is useful for gathering information on any country or region that might be studied in class. It is a go to place for research. 

 

http://www.timeforkids.com/around-the-world

 This website gives us a look at the culture of various places around the world. It is useful for studying or reviewing the different cultures of the areas we study in class.


http://nationalgeographic.org/

 National Geographic is the one stop stop for geography in general. It has a wealth of information about all places around the world.


http://www.culturaljam.org/

This website shows culture through pictures of different places around the globe. Rather than reading about it this website lets us see what these cultures look like.


http://geography.about.com/

This website is most useful for reviewing of basic geographical terms and features. This will be very helpful at the start of the course.


http://www.internet4classrooms.com/links_grades_kindergarten_12/maps_social_geography.htm

If you need map practice this is the website to go to. With many different interactive maps and map collections this is the place to go in order to study for a map assessment.


http://www.geographyiq.com/


Another website that will be useful when trying to research a country or area in the world. It has geographic, economic, political. historical, and cultural information.


http://www.climate-zone.com/

If you ever wanted to understand the climates of different parts of the globe this is the place. Climate is often an overlooked part of geography and it deserves to be studied.

 

 http://questgarden.com/194/65/4/170508153326/

This a web quest created for students to explore complex issues that face countries today. Students will have to think critically and challenge what they believe in order to come up with solutions.

 

 

 

 


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