Weekend Website #67: 20 Websites to Learn Everything About Landforms

Every Friday I’ll send you a wonderful website that my classes and my parents love. I think you’ll find they’ll be a favorite of your students as they are of mine.

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3rd grade




If your third grader has to write a report about landforms, try these websites (check here for updated list):

  1. About Rivers www.42explore.com/rivers.htm
  2. Biomes/Habitats http://www.allaboutnature.com/biomes/
  3. Deserts http://www.42explore.com/deserts.htm
  4. Explore the Colorado http://www.desertusa.com/colorado/explorriver/du_explorrv.html
  5. Geography Activities—for teachers www.enchantedlearning.com/geography/
  6. Geography Game—Geospy kids.nationalgeographic.com/Games/GeographyGames/Geospy
  7. Geography Quiz Game www.quia.com/pop/114591.html
  8. Geography Reading Problems www.tv411.org/lessons/cfm/reading.cfm?str=reading&num=8&act=4&que=1
  9. GeoNet Game www.eduplace.com/geonet/
  10. Labeling Maps www.iknowthat.com/com/L3?Area=LabelMaps
  11. Landforms make a greeting www.geogreeting.com/main.html
  12. Landforms www.edu.pe.ca/southernkings/landforms.htm
  13. Landforms—matching games, etc. www.quia.com/jg/29.html
  14. Los Angeles River Tour http://www.lalc.k12.ca.us/target/units/river/tour/index.html
  15. Map skills www.tv411.org/lessons/cfm/reading.cfm?str=reading&num=8&act=3&que=1
  16. Mapping Game www.sheppardsoftware.com/states_experiment_drag-drop_Intermed_State15s_500.html
  17. Rivers Seen from Space http://www.athenapub.com/rivers1.htm
  18. The Colorado River http://www.desertusa.com/gc/gcd/du_glencaydam.html
  19. What’s on a Map www.tv411.org/lessons/cfm/reading.cfm?str=reading&num=8&act=2&que=1
  20. Zambezi River Tour http://www.on-the-matrix.com/africa/zambezi.asp

Jacqui Murray has been teaching K-18 technology for 30 years. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-12 technology curriculum, K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. She is an adjunct professor in tech ed, Master Teacher, webmaster for four blogs, an Amazon Vine Voice, CSTA presentation reviewer, freelance journalist on tech ed topics, contributor to NEA Today, and author of the tech thrillers, To Hunt a Sub and Twenty-four Days. You can find her resources at Structured Learning.

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