For TeachersDo you want to use Gapminder tools in your classroom? Participate in one of the upcoming webinars leads by Mr Bob Lang, a UK teacher willing to share his tips and tricks. Read moreFun Kids Online Math Games"Sheppard offers everything from early math to pre-algebra. The lessons include interactive activities to practice concepts. Students can shoot fruit, pop balloons, and even play math man (the math version of pac man!). Fractions, place value, money, and basic operations are some of the areas that are covered. Check it out at " --Shannon Jakeman , sjakeman.blogspot.comInteractive Map of Europe, Europe Map with Countries and SeasEurope is the second smallest of the inhabited continents. It is a part of the Eurasian land mass that includes Europe, Asia, Asia Minor and the Arabian Peninsula. As many large islands east and south of Asia are usually included in Asia, the Eurasian land mass extends from Iceland to New Guinea, from the Atlantic to the Pacific and from the Arctic to the Indian Oceans. Just where to divide this mass into continents has long been debated.
Pragmatic language and the school-age childPragmatic language:I remember an informal interview I once conducted with a 5 year old boy. I asked this boy, 'what should you do when you feel sick?' The most common response is usually 'tell Mummy' or 'get a doctor,' 'go to the hospital,' etc. This child's response was, 'get a bucket and a towel.' A very practical child indeed!OCSD Interactive GamesDesign Your Own Games Pre-Made Games Matching Game Directions- In this game you can match up words.Italian I Tutorial: Basic Phrases, Vocabulary and GrammarIf you're interested in buying books to supplement your Italian studies, I've recommended some books from Amazon. Also check out the Foreign Service Institute Italian FAST Course that I am converting to HTML. If you'd like to download the mp3s, use the DownThemAll add-on for Firefox to download all the mp3s at once instead of right-clicking on each link. Thanks to Corrado for the recordings!
Make your own word search puzzleYou can use this page to create your own word search puzzle with your own list of words. These puzzles are popular with different groups of people, especially teachers and students. Please enter a set of words.The regions of FranceAnswer : The country is divided into 22 administrative regions, which in turn are divided into departments. Each region has its own character, traditions, cuisine and even French dialects. The regions
Rebus Puzzles (Word Picture Puzzles), NIEHS Kids PageScientists get to solve puzzles every day, because science and research involve finding solutions from the clues that we are given. Just like with brainteasers (or brain teasers) and riddles, the answers to science mysteries are not always easy to see at first. With time and effort, they eventually become clear. But before solving the hundreds of brainteasers and riddles below, why not learn more about your brain by viewing the parts of the brain and what they do.