1. AtoZ Maps Online is a comprehensive collection of downloadable maps including more than 100,000 royalty-free maps designed for non-commercial use by students, teachers, and library patrons.

  2. Includes over 200 reports on countries and cultures and state reports outlining the diversity and history of each U.S. state and the District of Columbia. Designed for upper elementary-aged children.

  3. Gale In Context: Elementary, formerly Kids InfoBits, gradually lets elementary school children gain comfort with research by delivering age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of subjects taught in the classroom like animals, arts and music, social studies, and more.

  4. Live homework help and skills building from expert tutors in math, science, social studies and English plus writing and reading assistance. Designed for grades K - Adults. Tutors available online Monday - Sunday from 2 - 11 p.m.

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  5. Provides comprehensive coverage of the foods and recipes from 70 representative countries and culture groups worldwide.

  6. Presents profiles of the 31 states and the Distrito Federal (federal district) of Mexico.

  7. Offers in-depth information on world holidays.

Recommended Websites

  1. This site has a ton of information about each country and you can compare two countries also. When looking for information about a country, choose from the pull down menu top right.

  2. Just click on the continent of your choice and find out lots of information that region.

  3. This site has all kinds of online quizzes but check out the Geography section. Do you know all 196 countries in the world? If you want an easier quiz, choose another under the Geography tab.