Term 4 Weeks 3-4
HSIE K-6 BLOG
Note: this link may only work at school (then bookmark it or email the link to yourself), or you may need to be logged onto the portal.
* how Facebook took over the world
* which countries restrict social media
* data centres and silicone valley
Not all information is appropriate for students (there is a map about pornography viewing by state) and it is USA based, but it is worth a look even for your own curiosity.
Also, you might like to explore other links to maps that explain other topics.
books, images, historic newspapers, maps, music, archives and more.
I found the images and newspapers the most useful- can be viewed online
Great for Stage 3- learning about Asia, however there are resources for younger students also.
Web 2.0 Tool- GLOGSTER
Note: It is not free. $39 for a teacher subscription for 1 year.