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North America

http://www.geographic.org/maps/north_america_maps.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Here is a selection of maps of North America to use in the classroom or on your own. Standards 1.2.1, and 2.2.2

Comments: These maps can be printed or used on educational websites.

Resource Type: Maps.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2325

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

Submarine Terrace

http://www.cyberlearn.com/sub.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This is a quick tour of the world under the waves. In order to decide if you would like to take a submarine trip, perhaps it would be nice to look at what you might see on such a journey. Standards K.3 and 1.4.2

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2874

The Degree Confluence Project

http://confluence.org/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: The creators call it "an organized sampling of the world." People from around the world can participate in this project, where pictures are taken at the exact spot where a degree of latitude and a degree of longitude meet. Find the nearest point to your school and library by selecting your state and then the location. Standards 1.2.4 and 2.2.1

Comments: Students may submit pictures of the location nearest the school if one has not already been done.

Resource Type: Other.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2993

U.S. Regional Maps

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/usa/statesbw/regions.shtml

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Learn the regions of the United States through these colorful maps. Also find maps of the colonies, the states, and North America. There is a short quiz to support learning each map. Standards 2.2.2 and 5.9

Comments: You may print off these workbook-type maps which do not require an Internet hook-up in the classroom.

Resource Type: Maps.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3263

Aerials Only

http://www.skypic.com/

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This is a compilation of aerial photgraphy of many monuments, national parks, and major cities in the U.S. Standards 1.2.2 and 2.2.4

Comments: Can be used to teach perspectives and land forms in geography or to give students a visual understanding of major regions or monuments in the U.S. .

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 92

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