BEESWAX is a photographic news reporting service that uses briefly captioned photographs to inform young learners about recent newsworthy events from every corner of the globe. Updated twice weekly. courtesy of netTrekker
Taking a journey around the globe has now been made easier thanks to the Windward site. Pilot a ship through currents, varying wind pressures and violent storms. Reach your destination and find out how many days this journey lasted. courtesy
This site is the homepage of a speech data base sponsored by Sweet Briar College. It includes links to speeches by influential women, mostly contemporary, but with a growing inclusion of speeches from as early as 1848. The speeches are
Journey to other lands with this online activity from the Federal Reserve Bank to learn about different currencies from around the world, and in doing so learn about the country's culture, economy, sports, values, people, and history as well.
A wonderful website for Peter Rabbit fans, complete with information on author Beatrix Potter, children's online and downloadable games and activity ideas, resources for parents and teachers, and even Peter Rabbit news. courtesy of netTrekker