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.
This site contains many quick facts about the country of Singapore, information about the government, and links to the official media sources. There is also a Singapore history timeline and an audio file of the National Anthem
This site has very detailed, in-depth information about the history, economy, and government of Singapore. There is also a bibliography. This text may be too advanced for younger students, but there is good background information for teachers.
Singapore is a multiethnic and multicultural country. The three major ethnic groups in Singapore are Chinese, Malay, and Indian. This site talks about the different festivals, customs, and daily activities of these cultures.
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.
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.