William E Cottle School - Social Studies

grade 3 social studies

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Ancient Egypt| Ancient China | Australia | Israel | Italy | Mexico | Japan| Russia
Country Research | Miscellaneous Links

Wikispaces
Wikispaces.org (for Education)


Time For Kids
TIME For Kids® Around the World:

» TIME for Kids - AUSTRALIA
» TIME for Kids - CHINA
» TIME for Kids - EGYPT!
» TIME For Kids - HAWAII
» TIME for Kids - ITALY
» TIME for Kids - MEXICO
» TIME for Kids - RUSSIA


JAPAN


Click on "Glogster poster yourself" then click on "View Full Size"


» Japanese Traditions & Culture


» Tourisim of Japan


Fact Monster
» Japan»


COUNTRY RESEARCH SITES


  Time for Kids

»TIME for Kids Around the World


CIA World Fact Book
»CIA World Fact Book


Yahoo! Kids
  »Yahoo! Kids: World Fact Book

Fact Monster
» Fact Monster ™ Countries»


National Geographic Kids
»Find People & Places


Infoplease Encylcopedia
»Infoplease Encylcopedia: Countries
(featuring 57,000 articles from Columbia Encylopedia, 6th Ed.)


ANCIENT EGYPT


Make Your Own Cartouche
»Create a Cartouche!
» Ancient hieroglyphic alphabet translator
(See your name in hieroglyphic symbols)


Mr. Donn
Egypt.mrdonn.org/
»King Tut



» www.historyforkids.org/learn/egypt/


» www.touregypt.net/kids/


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» www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/Homework/Egypt.html

Geographia
» Explore Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, & Latin America
»Egypt's Nile River»


The British Museum
»Learn About Ancient Egypt

»Computer Lab ActivitY (Ancient Egypt)


ANCIENT CHINA


  China
»Learn about China»


» »»Explore Ancient China»


History.com
» CHINESE NEW YEAR: Foods, Traditions, Symbols, & Calendar
» History.com Chinese New Year VIDEO


» Chinese New Year Computer Lab Activity»» (Word doc)


» British Museum - Learn About China


AUSTRALIA


  » Australian Flag


About Australia
» Australian Facts


ThinkQuest
» Australian Animals ThinkQuest


» Australian Ecosystems - Educational Videos


National Geographic Kids
» Find People & Places: Australia


» Great Barrier Reef Videos


» Great Barrier Reef Box Jelly Fish


» Australian Animals

» Australian Animals.net

» Australian Fauna

Australian Wildlife
» Australian Wildlife


» Dairy Australia


Fact Monster
» Australia
» Why were convicts sent to Australia? and other questions


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»Western Australia


MEXICO


» History of Mexico for Kids

» Aztecs


Time For Kids
» TIME for Kids - MEXICO


Map of Mexico Logo
» Interactive Map of Mexico


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» All About Mexico
» Mexcio City


How Stuff Works
» Geography of Mexico
Explore Major Cities section & Physical Features


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» FactMonster Mexico:
Geography, Government, Natural Resources


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» Information on Mexico


» National Geographic's Travel Mexico

NatGeo Kids
» People & Places: Mexico


Websites with Mexican City Links
Visit Mexico
» Click on the Destinations tab in visitmexico.com

» Tour by Mexico - information about every state in Mexico



» Merida

» Alphabetical listings of Mexican cities

» Veracruz (Britannica)
» Puebla» (Britannica) ;

Finding Dulcinea
» Finding Dulcinea Mexico Guide


U.S. Department of State Travel
» U.S. State Department Travel to Mexico


RUSSIA


NatGeoKids
» Learn about Russia


» Enchanted Learning - Russian Flag»

» Britannica Kids - RUSSIA (PDF)

» Buzzle.com - Russia

Oracle ThinkQuest
» Russia Thinkquest

 
» Kids Culture Center.com: Russia


ISRAEL


 
» Jewish Virtual Library


Israel U.S. Embassy
» Geography and Nature in Israel


CIA World Fact Book
» CIA World Fact Book


ITALY


 Thinkquest
» A kids life in Italy
» Italy's geography, way of Life, & gov't
» Fast Facts & Photos


National Geogrpahic Kids
»  Italy


» Pocantico Hills Central School Italy for Kids