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TIME For Kids® Around the World:

» TIME for Kids - AUSTRALIA
» TIME for Kids - CHINA
» TIME for Kids - EGYPT!
» TIME For Kids - HAWAII
» TIME for Kids - ITALY
» TIME for Kids - MEXICO
» TIME for Kids - RUSSIA


 

JAPAN


» Japanese Traditions & Culture


» Tourism of Japan



» Japan»



 

COUNTRY RESEARCH SITES



  

»TIME for Kids Around the World



»CIA World Fact Book



  »Yahoo! Kids: World Fact Book



» Fact Monster ™ Countries»



»Find People & Places



»Infoplease Encyclopedia: Countries
(featuring 57,000 articles from Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th Ed.)


 

ANCIENT EGYPT



»Create a Cartouche!
» Ancient hieroglyphic alphabet translator
(See your name in hieroglyphic symbols)



Egypt.mrdonn.org/
»King Tut


» www.touregypt.net/kids/



» www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/Homework/Egypt.html



» Explore Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, & Latin America
»Egypt's Nile River»



»Learn About Ancient Egypt


 

ANCIENT CHINA


» »»Explore Ancient China»



» CHINESE NEW YEAR: Foods, Traditions, Symbols, & Calendar


» British Museum - Learn About China


 

AUSTRALIA


 


  » Australian Flag



» Australian Facts


» Australian Ecosystems - Educational Videos



» Find People & Places: Australia

 

» Great Barrier Reef Box Jelly Fish


» Australian Animals

» Australian Animals.net
» Australian Wildlife


» Dairy Australia



» Australia
» Why were convicts sent to Australia? and other questions


 

MEXICO



» Aztecs



» TIME for Kids - MEXICO



» All About Mexico
» Mexcio City



» Geography of Mexico
Explore Major Cities section & Physical Features



» FactMonster Mexico:Geography, Government, Natural Resources



» Information on Mexico


» National Geographic's Travel Mexico


» People & Places: Mexico


Websites with Mexican City Links

» Click on the Destinations tab in visitmexico.com

» Tour by Mexico - information about every state in Mexico



» Merida 

» Veracruz (Britannica)
» Puebla» (Britannica) ;



» Finding Dulcinea Mexico Guide



» U.S. State Department Travel to Mexico


 

RUSSIA



» Learn about Russia

» Enchanted Learning - Russian Flag»

» Buzzle.com - Russia


 

ISREAL



» Jewish Virtual Library



» CIA World Fact Book


 

ITALY


 


»  Italy