Give Your Students An Extra Boost This Year

While you prepare for back-to-school, make sure you explore the “Homework Help” section of our website. We have hundreds of free resources that you can trust to help students of all ages with geography, social studies, history and more. If your students will need to conduct research this year, point them to our A-Z encyclopedic entries, glossary and reference articles. Share these fun, interactive tools with your students to … Continue reading Give Your Students An Extra Boost This Year

Everything You Need to Ward Off Those Back-To-School Blues

Hey parents! Did you know that we have an entire section of the website dedicated to FAMILIES? It’s true! Everything you need to educate and entertain your family can be found in one convenient location! Explore the families, students, and kids sections of the National Geographic Education website and find resources to help your students get through the year! We have hundreds of FREE resources to … Continue reading Everything You Need to Ward Off Those Back-To-School Blues

Mapping Tools to Teach English Language Arts?

Have you ever thought about using interactive mapping to teach English Language Arts? By creating GeoTours you can do just that! A new feature on the MapMaker Interactive lets you create your own set of links, or GeoTour, that you can save and share with the world. Creating, sharing, and collaborating on GeoTours can be a great project for students. Using a class reading assignment, students can … Continue reading Mapping Tools to Teach English Language Arts?

Electrical Energy from Source to Destination

How does energy from a power plant escape before it gets to its destination? How does that loss affect how much energy is available in your home? Improving efficiency at all points of the energy process can help to improve our overall energy outlook. Using this activity, help students to analyze how the energy obtained from a resource, travels to eventually power a lightbulb. By … Continue reading Electrical Energy from Source to Destination

Calling All Teachers! Planning For Back-to-School?

Have you visited the National Geographic Education website lately? We have hundreds of FREE resources for teachers of all grades. Find multimedia activities, lessons, and units, all aligned with national standards. Discover a range of supports for learning about real-world issues, including news articles, a glossary, and an encyclopedia. Experience captivating National Geographic photography and video, optimized for use in the classroom. Learn about the … Continue reading Calling All Teachers! Planning For Back-to-School?