Learn about the continent of Asia and its many countries. There are maps, country flags, photographs, and facts about Asian culture. Includes recipes for Asian dishes and instructions for craft activities. There are links to eThemes Resources on several individual Asian countries.
This site has information about countries in Asia. First click on country profiles, then choose a specific country. Information includes a map of the region, a picture of the flag, statistics, and an overview of the country's history.
Learn about China's geography, language, culture, food, and history. Take a virtual tour of the Great Wall or view numerous photographs of Chinese people and places. Try writing Chinese characters or listen to audio files of Chinese word pronunciations. Includes many craft and classroom activities, plus interactive quizzes. There are sites for students of all ages. Referenced is an eThemes Resource on panda bears.
These websites are about the country of Vietnam. Here you can find information about Vietnam's government, people, culture, and history. There are facts, maps, photographs, and video files. Included are two eThemes resources about the Vietnam War and Vietnam War protests.
These websites are about Thailand. Here students can find information about the history, geography, people and culture of this Kingdom. You can take a virtual tour of the Royal Palaces, see images of Buddhist sculpture, or watch a slideshow about the rare white elephants.
These sites have information about Malaysia's government, people, and history. View maps and photographs of life in this Asian country. There are images of the country's currency and a clock showing the current time. Includes a link to an eThemes Resource on rainforests.
These Websites are about the country of Indonesia. Students can learn about this country's diverse geography, ecology, history, and culture. There are printouts, videos, and photographs. Includes an eThemes resource on rainforests and another on Islam.
These sites are about Singapore. Learn about the geography, culture, history, government, laws, and food of this multicultural island nation. Students can read about Singapore, listen to a recording of the National Anthem, watch an interview with a student living in Singapore, or look at some of the many images of Singapore. Referenced are eThemes resources on Malaysia and China.
These sites are about North Korea's geography, climate, history, and culture. Learn how to write Korean numbers and words, try a Korean recipe, and view many photographs. Included are eThemes resources on South Korea and the Korean War.
These sites are about South Korea's geography, climate, history, and culture. Learn how to write Korean numbers and words, try a Korean recipe, and view many photographs. Included are eThemes resources on North Korea and the Korean War.
These sites have information about India's history, geography, language, culture, animals, and art. Listen to audio files to hear sounds of Indian musical instruments. Also includes maps, many photographs, and some videos.