Countries Around the World


National Geographic Kids Places: http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/places/find/

Time for Kids (very basic facts): http://www.timeforkids.com/around-the-world

Country Reports (good cultural info plus facts): http://www.countryreports.org/

Scholastic's Global Trek: http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/globaltrek/

CIA Factbook (best country site for older students): https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/

BBC News Country Profiles (similar to CIA Factbook): http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/country_profiles/default.stm