7th Grade Science Resources

 
  General World Culture and Geography Websites
Camelot Village - find out more about the history of the world
MapQuest: World Atlas -
Select a map using the navigation in the left column or the pull-down menus
Test Your Geography Knowledge - Online quiz
Maps.com - online map games and quizzes
Geography of the World - Rags to Riches/Who Wants to Be a Millionaire format game
GeoBee Challenge - Geography game by National Geographic
Social Studies Games - variety of interactive games
Timeline - interactive timeline game for one or two players
Interactive World Map - and much more
Complete Listing of World Wonders - Seven Wonders of the...
New 7 Wonders of the World
United Nations Cyberschool Bus - a global teaching and learning project
Flag Tag - Interactive quiz by United Nations:  Try to match the country with its flag!
Country at a Glance - Choose a country or region
Traveler IQ Challenge - World online quiz
Traveler IQ Challenge - World capitals online quiz

Unit 1:  Introduction to World Cultures and Geography

Unit 1:  Introduction to World Cultures and Geography - Resources and online quiz
CIA - World Factbook - information on geography, the people, government, economy, and transportation
World Atlas - maps, flags, and geography facts
National Geographic MapMachine -
Satellite, street maps and more
National Weather Service/Global Climate Data & Maps - maps showing precipitation and temperatures
Atlapedia - full color physical and political maps as well as facts and statistics on countries of the world
BBC News/Country Profile -
profiles provide a guide to history, politics, economic background, etc.
Infonation Basic/United Nations Cyber School Bus - view and compare country data using parameters that you set

Official Website of the City of Des Peres, MO
St. Louis County, MO - Des Peres, MO
Des Peres, MO - Detailed profile
Des Peres, MO - Local information, resources and data
Des Peres, MO - Community profile
Money Magazine - Des Peres, MO
Des Peres, MO - City/Town Info
Des Peres, MO - History
Neighborhoods - History
Geography of St. Louis
Village Profile - Includes Des Peres
Ahner's Garden & Gifts - Historical Background
Kirkwood & Webster Times
Missouri History Museum
Missouri Historical Society - Many links

Unit 2:  The United States and Canada


Unit 2:  The United States and Canada - Online game, quiz and resources
About Canada - easy-to-navigate site with lots of information
Provinces and Territories | Canada Site - links to the official government websites of Canada's provinces and territories
A Tour of Canada - "Tour Canada without leaving your desk!"
Canada e-Book -
uses sound, images, tables, graphs to look at Canada
Teaching & Learning About Canada - scroll down and find a chart organized history, visuals, and government
Cajun and Creole Culture - various links
Ben's Guide to U. S. Government - Branches of Government
Canada - interactive resources
Canada Geography Game - Online quiz
United States Geography Game - Online quiz
Traveler IQ Challenge - United States online quiz
Traveler IQ Challenge - North America online quiz
Traveler IQ Challenge - Canada online quiz

Unit 3:  Latin America

Unit 3:  Latin America - Online game, quiz and resources
South America Geography Game - Online quiz
Central America Geography Game - Online quiz
Secret of the Maya Glyphs - Online game by National Geographic Kids/Amazing Travel Bureau
Day of the Dead Info - MexOnline
Mighty Maya Game - National Geographic Explorer!
Penguin Parade Game - National Geographic Explorer!
Pirates! Game - National Geographic Kids
The Panama Canal  - Learn all about the Panama Canal
Mariachi Radio - Listen!
Traveler IQ Challenge - Latin America online quiz

Unit 4:  Europe, Russia, and the Independent Republics

Unit 4:  Europe, Russia, and the Independent Republics - Online game, quiz and resources
WW2 People's War - Archive of WWII memories, written by the public and gathered by the BBC
Children of World War 2 - Find out what life was like for children during the Second World War by the BBC
Children in Victorian Britain - Find out what it was like to be a child during the Industrial Revolution
Ancient Greece - by the BBC
The Romans - by the BBC
Hana's Suitcase - The Story of Hana & George Brady
United Kingdom - interactive resources
Italy - interactive resources
Europe Geography Game - online quiz
Traveler IQ Challenge - Europe online quiz

Unit 5:  North Africa and Southwest Asia

Unit 5:  North Africa and Southwest Asia - Online game, quiz and resources
Mysteries of the Nile/Explore Ancient Egypt - PBS/NOVA Online Adventure
Pyramids:  The Inside Story - PBS/NOVA
Egypt:  Secrets of an Ancient World - National Geographic Kids
Daily Life in Ancient Egypt Quiz - National Geographic Kids
Ancient Egypt - Includes pyramids, pharaohs, queens, and more
Egypt - interactive resources
Wild and Wacky Egyptian Journal - National Geographic World, try it!
King Tut's Treasures - National Geographic Explorer, game
Mummy Maker - BBC, game
Ancient Egypt Timeline - BBC History
Ancient Egyptian Numbers - Try it!
Arabic Numerals - Try it!
Hieroglyphic Name Translator - Write your name in hieroglyphics!
Mummy Maze - Egyptian Fun Game!
EternityTravel.com - Book your afterlife now! game
Write Like a Babylonian - See your name in cuneiform, try it!
Egypt Games - Gamequarium
African Studies Center

The Middle East and North Africa Geography Game - online
Traveler IQ Challenge - Africa online quiz
Traveler IQ Challenge - Asia online quiz

Unit 6:  Africa south of the Sahara

Unit 6:  Africa South of the Sahara - Online game, quiz and resources
Africa Geography Game - Online quiz
African Studies Center
Africa Geography Quiz - online
Sub-Sahara Africa - statistics, information, and interactive map by The World Bank
Traveler IQ Challenge - Africa online quiz

Unit 7:  Southern Asia

Unit 7:  Southern Asia - Online game, quiz and resources
China - Interactive Timeline and Maps
China - Interactive visual sourcebook for Chinese Civilization
Asia Geography Quiz - online
Traveler IQ Challenge - Asia online quiz

Unit 8:  East Asia, Australia, Oceania, and Antarctica

Unit 8:  East Asia, Australia, Oceania, and Antarctica - Online game, quiz and resources
China - interactive resources
Asia Geography Quiz - online
Australia Geography Game
- Online quiz
Australian Quiz
Traveler IQ Challenge - Oceania and Australia online quiz

 

 

6thSocialStudies | 7thGradeScienceResources | Resume

Date Last Updated 01/02/2008