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Summary:Age Range: 6-13 (Grades 1-8, with parental supervision). This part of the larger ad-supported KidsKnowIt Network provides an online geography textbook for kids.
Description:When arriving at the site, either use the left-hand menu or the image icons under the introduction to select the chapter you wish to explore. The nine chapters include:
  • Chapter One - Hello Earth
  • Chapter Two - Describing Our Planet
  • Chapter Three - Our Atmosphere
  • Chapter Four - Atmospheric Temperatures
  • Chapter Five - Atmospheric Pressures
  • Chapter Six - Atmospheric Moisture
  • Chapter Seven - Atmospheric Disturbances
  • Chapter Eight - The Hydrosphere
  • Chapter Nine - The Biosphere
Each chapter is broken down into individual related topics. Each topic provides text and images to explain the concept as well as an occasional interactive activity for the student to do. On the right-hand menu, there are additional links to games, worksheets, educational movies, music, as well as links to other KidsKnowIt websites. Teachers can browse these links to find additional extension activities to go along with the geography text book.

Back on the Geography & Geology for Kids home page, scroll a little further down to find the geology text book to expand your studies. Chapters for the geology course include:
  • Chapter One - Examining The Soil
  • Chapter Two - Earth, Rocks, And Landforms
  • Chapter Three - The Earth Inside Out
  • Chapter Four - An Introduction To Erosion
  • Chapter Five - Erosion By Water Processes
This site provides a good spine for most geography and geology classes for elementary students.
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Teaching Methods:Online Interactive
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