Social Studies - Gr.3 Online Interactives

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The World: Latitude and Longitude site description for The World: Latitude and Longitude
This map activity provides an interactive way to learn longitude and latitude. 
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/socsci/books/applications/imaps/maps/g
3_u6/index.html

 
National Geographic: Equator site description for National Geographic: Equator
This article from National Geographic has a description of the equator and equatorial regions around the world. There is also a slide show of images with descriptions. 
http://education.nationalgeographic.com/encyclopedia/equator/

 
CIA World Factbook: Flags of the World site description for CIA World Factbook: Flags of the World
Click on any one of the flags to get a larger image and a detailed description of the flag and its symbols. 
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/docs/fl
agsoftheworld.html

 
Use a Compass Rose site description for Use a Compass Rose
Use this interactive web site to practice using a compass rose. Follow the instructions below the map. 
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/socsci/books/applications/imaps/maps/g
1_u3/index.html
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