These sites are about Norway. Movies, photographs, audio files, and maps are found on several sites. Included is an eThemes resource on Vikings.
Find information on visiting Norway here.
National Geographic: Norway
Click on the map to gain access to the interactive map. This site also has the Norwegian flag and some "fast facts." NOTE: The site includes ads.
BBC: Country Profile
This site includes an overview about Norway, information about the country's leaders, and a timeline of key events.
CIA: World Factbook
This extensive information on Norway has a "Print-Friendly Page" option.
Britannica Concise: Norway
This site has in-depth information about Norway, and includes photographs and maps.
This encyclopedia entry shows a map and the flag of the Netherlands. Click on "US State Dept. Country Notes" for additional information. NOTE: The site includes ads.
This site has population numbers and the area for each of the provinces.
National Geographic: Atlas
Students can print out a high quality PDF map of Norway. The links to the printable maps are underneath the map.
NOVA: Arctic Passage
This site has extensive information on the successful northwest sea passage of Roald Amundsen. Students can take an interactive quiz by clicking on "Igloo 101."
PBS: Voyage of the Odyssey
Kabelvaag, Norway, is featured in this piece about "whale education days."
PBS: Norway: Reindeer Men
Students can watch a ten minute video on the Sami.
Cuisine of Norway
This site describes the traditional foods of Norway. NOTE: The site has a link to a guestbook.
BBC: Drive-in Cinema
Students can read about this unique drive-in cinema.
Flags of Norway
View pictures of the different types of flags of Norway.
Music of Edvard Grieg
Learn more about famous Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg and hear musical examples.
Photos of Norway
View photos of Norway sites, including the city of Bergen, fjords, lakes, landscapes, and the sea. NOTE: This site includes ads.
eThemes Resource: Vikings
These sites are about Vikings and their history, voyages, and ships. Take an interactive tour of a Viking village, participate in an online Viking voyage, and learn how to write your name using Viking symbols. Includes lesson plans and activity ideas.