If you grew up using encyclopedia books to find information for a research report you’ll definitely appreciate The World Factbook 2015 HD (opens in new tab) app. This iPad app is full of tons of information on more than 250 countries and territories. Students can use this as a resource for gathering information or to simply explore informational text on their tablet.
The World Factbook 2015 HD is a great addition to a digital text library. Whether it is used primarily for research as just to spark interest on different countries, this app could be incorporated into a variety of classroom activities. After the initial download, The World Factbook 2015 HD doesn’t require an Internet connection to access information.
Learn more about The World Factbook 2015 HD by visiting the Apple App Store (opens in new tab)!
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Monica Burns is a fifth grade teacher in a 1:1 iPad classroom. Visit her website at classtechtips.com for creative education technology tips and technology lesson plans aligned to the Common Core Standards.