Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Catch of the Day - National Geographic Xpeditions - 26 Jan 10

National Geographic's Xpeditions is the fresh catch today

National Geographic has a long history of bringing the world into our living rooms using images, text, and television. Xpeditions is for teachers, students, and families studying geography on the Web.

Xpeditions Home Page

Some of what you'll find at Xpeditions ...
  • Teacher-tested lesson plans sorted by standard and grade level
  • Fun interactive activities for the classroom or home
  • Hundreds of printer-friendly maps

Xpedition Hall is a virtual museum where every click brings geography to life.

Expedition Hall

Xpeditions is home to thousands of ideas, tools, and interactive adventures that bring the U.S. national geography standards to life.

From the Lesson Plans Section

Through games, lesson plans, maps, and more, Xpeditions helps integrate the U.S. geography standards into learning—both at home and in the classroom.


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1 comment:

Mrs. Tenkely said...

I had forgotten how much I enjoy Xpeditions, I haven't used it with students in a few years, I need to reintroduce it purposefully into the classroom. It is a great site, thanks for the reminder!

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