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Antiquity Maps

http://www.fsmitha.com/maps.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This is a valuable set of maps for the entire sixth grade ancient civilizations class. These include: Fertile Cresent, 9000-4500 BCE, Mesopotamia to 2500 BCE, Africa, 2500 to 1500 BCE, Sargon's Empire, West Asia to 1200 BCE, Israel and Judah to 733 BCE, India to 500 BCE, Shang Civilization 1200 BCE, Qin and Its Conquests, Europe, Empire of Cyrus II, Aegean Region to 300 BCE, Greece, Alexander in the East, Empire of Asoka, Han China circa 100 BCE, Italy and Sicily, Aegean Region 185 BCE, Roman Empire 12 CE, Roman Empire 150 CE, Judaea, Galilee, Idumaea, Sassanid Empire, Roman Empire 500 CE, Gupta Empire, China, Korea and Japan, Mesoamerica and the Mayas, Africa to 500 CE, and Oceania. Grade 6 all units

Comments: These maps are clear and may be projected large screen.

Resource Type: Maps.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 277

Cartographic Images Home Page

http://www.henry-davis.com/MAPS/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Here is an index of Ancient, Early Medieval, Late Medieval and Renaissance Maps. This is great support for great six and seven history of world cultures.

Comments: Don't miss this site as you do your research!! Over 746 different maps can be accessed.

Resource Type: Maps.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 600

GISnet

http://www.gisnet.com/catalog/data/ByGeography.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This incredible site allows you to create maps to display data sources such as income, life expectancy, water, and birth rates. Sources of data include the census, Newsweek, Vista and others. Standard 12.5.0 economics

Comments: Useful site for ELL students.

Resource Type: Maps.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1380

HyperHistory Maps

http://www.hyperhistory.com/online_n2/History_n2/a.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This site has maps to support study of ancient civilizations and medieval period. Select maps form the index.

Comments: Many hard-to-find maps are easily available here.

Resource Type: Maps.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1656

MapQuest! Welcome!

http://www.mapquest.com/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This is an interactive atlas with many connections. There is also a link to TripQuest, which can figure mileage from place to place.

Comments: Fun tool to make mapping more interactive.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2069

USGS Maps

http://www.usgs.gov/education/learnweb/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Resource on mapping at grades K-12

Resource Type: Other.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3325

Atlas of World Culture

http://www.wsu.edu/~dee/ATLASES.HTM

Rating: 2, High!

Description: There are map resources at this site for different cultures and different eras. There are historical atlases for Greece, Hebrews, Judea, Israel, India and Rome.

Resource Type: Maps.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 336

Center for Global and Regional Environmental Research - Maps and References

http://www.cgrer.uiowa.edu/servers/servers_references.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: The following compilation of Internet/WWW sites is intended to be an introductory guide to some of the map and reference resources available via the World Wide Web. The maps which are listed here have been selected because they are thought to be reasonably useful and/or interesting. They are categorized by geographical region although there are a couple of thematic categories such as Interactive Maps which both highlights the potential of the WWW and are also fun to use. Note that there is some overlap in geographic coverage between these categories.

Comments: McREL Geog Standard #1: understands the characteristics and uses of maps, globes, and other geographic tools and technologies.

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 610

Maps and Globes

http://www.mcwdn.org/MAPS&GLOBES/MapsGlobesFrame.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Here is information about the earth supported by maps of all kinds. Divided into sections on the earth, land forms, water forms, climate, time and maps, there is great inforation for many topics and standards, The weather maps show predictions of coming weather or report on weather that is actually happening. Standards 1.2 all, and 2.2.2

Comments: There are links to major sites such as the World Meteorological Association.

Resource Type: Maps.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2070

Online World Atlas

http://www.maps.com/reference/phypol/atlas/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This altas has clear colorful maps and pictures of globes that will be especially useful for elementary students. There are also baseline maps, some topographic maps, and weather maps. There is a almanac-type feature and ten games. Standards 1.2.1, 2.2.2 and other grades in general.

Resource Type: Maps.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2365

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