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Title: Teachers Homepage: National Geographic Education
Url: http://education.nationalgeographic.com/education/?ar_a=1
Publisher: National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Description: The National Geographic Education website is a wonderful find, as it includes resources for educators who wish to incorporate spatial knowledge, cultural geography, and a wide range of related subjects into their classrooms. The Fast Fact on the top left-hand side of the page is a great place to start: it currently features information on how to make a simple compass and understand navigation. Moving along, the Teaching Resources area contains teaching units on political boundaries, the environmental conditions in the solar system, and extreme weather. One particularly fun area here is the Graphic Organizers Collection. Here visitors can download an assortment of blank, black-and-white graphic organizers that are designed to help students with problem solving, decision making, studying, planning research, brainstorming, and writing. The site is rounded out (appropriately enough) by the What is Geo-Literacy? section. Here visitors can look at cartoons, articles, and videos that talk about the importance of this subject.
LC Classification: Bibliography. Library science. Information resources (General) -- Subject bibliography -- Education -- Special disciplines and subjects, A-Z -- Earth sciences
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Science (General) -- Study and teaching
Science -- Astronomy -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Science -- Earth science
Science -- Meteorology
Science -- Instructional issues
Science -- Astronomy
Date Issued: 2012
Resource Type: Collection (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Instructional Materials
Lesson Plans
MovingImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Teaching Guides
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Elementary School Teachers
Higher Education
Middle School Teachers
Primary Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Language: English
Rights: National Geographic Society
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2012-07-17 11:11:29 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2012-07-16 16:11:32 (W3C-DTF)
Source Type: Internet Scout
Source: Scout Archives  Scout Archives
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