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American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/armhtml/armhome.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Here are over 2000 maps that show the making of America. Some maps can be viewed through several interactions from sketch to completed form. Others show a sequence of borders for particular pieces of land. Some allow the viewer to zoom in for detail. All are fascinating. Standard 5.6.0

Comments: These types of amazing collections of things previously available only to a few makes one thankful to be alive during this age of technology.

Resource Type: Maps.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 196

Atlapedia

http://www.atlapedia.com/index.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This site has color physical and political maps, statistical information, and more on the countries of the world.

Comments: There are stringent copyright protections on the maps of these sites.

Resource Type: Maps.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 334

Culture Maps

http://xroads.virginia.edu/~MAP/map_hp.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This site is building a digital American Historical Atlas. Eventually, this space will come to include graphs, charts, and images, in fact anything that serves as a concrete and physical representation of abstract ideas and intangible feelings.

Comments: National Geography Standard: Understands the characteristics and uses of spatial organization of Earth's surface

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 858

Mapping the National Parks

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/nphtml/nphome.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: The Mapping the National Parks collection documents the history, cultural aspects and geological formations of areas that eventually became National Parks. The collection consists of approximately 200 maps dating from the 17th century to the present, reflecting early mapping of the areas that would become four National Parks, as well as the parks themselves. Production of this collection is being supported by a generous gift from The Rockefeller Foundation. Standard 11.11.5

Comments: McREL Geog Standard # 17.Understands how geography is used to interpret the past

Resource Type: Maps.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2066

MapQuest

http://www.mapquest.com/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: : A state-of-the-art virtual mapping and locating service. MapQuest offers three main services. TripQuest will give you point-to-point driving directions between any two cities or addresses in the United States. The Interactive Atlas lets you either call up a map by address or click on a world map and zoom into the location you want to see. Lastly, a Personalized Maps area allows users to customize maps with their own comments, icons, and points of interest.

Comments: McREL Geography Standard #1: Understands the characteristics and uses of maps, globes, and other geographic tools and technologies

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2068

Nature's Vicious Cycle: Map Machine

http://plasma.nationalgeographic.com/mapmachine/index.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Here are dynamic maps from the National Geographic Society showing patterns in earth systems.

Comments: National Geography Standard 3: Understands the characteristics and uses of spatial organization of Earth's surface.

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2289

Terraserver-USA

http://terraserver.microsoft.com/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: See a satellite picture of your house or other favorite spot if it's in a coverage area. Standards K.4.2 and 1.2.1

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2945

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

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

City.Net

http://www.excite.com/travel/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: At this site you can search over 5,000 destinations, travel newswire, farefinder, carfinder, how to manage your miles and restraunt reviews.

Comments: National Geography Standard: Know the location of places, geographic features, and patterns of the environment

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 713

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