These sites are about the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. Learn about this area’s geography, monarchy, food, sports, and history. There are also maps of the region, photographs of various attractions, and several live Webcams.
Print out this map of the United Kingdom for students to label.
This comprehensive site on the United Kingdom includes a map and information about the population, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, and military.
Read about the history of the monarchy and biographies of the royal family memebers.
This extensive site has a FAQ section plus a descriptive site explaining how the parliament works. Use the large buttons on the right.
Read this encyclopedia site about the history of this country.
This map shows several towns and cities in the United Kingdom.
Read about the history of Scotland and what it is like today. The "Games" link tests the material covered in this site.
This Lonely Planet map shows more of a close-up look at towns in Wales. Click on a city name to learn more.
See sites and read about the history of different regions in Wales. NOTE: Within each region are several links that need to be checked before students use the site.
This almanac entry includes information about the geography, government, and history of Northern Ireland. NOTE: The site has pop-up ads.
This almanac entry is about the geography, government, and history of Wales. NOTE: The site has pop-up ads.
NOTE: The site has pop-up ads.
This is the official home page of the Northern Ireland Tourist Board.
Explore this site to see Belfast, the countryside, castles, and the coast of Northern Ireland. The pictures are a little fuzzy.
Click on the links to see different live views of London. Webcams from Scotland and Northern Ireland can be accessed from the list of links on the left.
See the sites and read about the history of different regions in England. NOTE: Within each region are several links that need to be checked before students use this site.
This BBC site offers a quick overview of the United Kingdom. Includes audio clips on the right.
Follow these links to handouts on the United Kingdom. Label maps and view the flags.
December 09, 2002 at 01:15 |
Updated: March 24, 2014 at 18:09