ACTIVITIES & GAMES   

 

 

Lessons will always stay interesting if you only allow yourself to explore .....

Watch the movies, Listen to sound clips & Experience the virtual tours .....

Try out the quizzes, crosswords and experiments .....

Educational Movies

 

Sound Clips

 

Virtual Tours

 

Web Games

 

Online Geography Quizzes

 

Crosswords

 

Experiments

BE WILLING TO LEARN

BE ADVENTUROUS

BE CREATIVE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDUCATIONAL ANIMATIONS  

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1.

Carbon Cycle

2.

Global Warming (How it occurs)

3.

Greenhouse Effect

4.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake

5.

Water Cycle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOUND CLIPS 

 

EARTHQUAKES    Back to Menu

 

1.

Underwater Earthquake

 

 

ANIMALS OF THE SEA    Back to Menu

 

1.

Humpback Whales

2.

Orca (Killer) Whales

3.

Pilot Whales

4.

Dolphins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

VIRTUAL TOURS 

 

THE SOLAR SYSTEM    Back to Menu

 

1.

Earth View showing Day & Night at this moment

2.

Earth - the Night Side at this moment

3.

View the Earth from the Moon at this moment

4.

View the Earth from the Sun at this moment

5.

View the Moon from the Sun at this moment

6.

View the Moon from the Earth at this moment

7.

Composite Image of Cloud cover of Earth

 

 

EARTH    Back to Menu

 

1.

Journey to Centre of Earth

2.

Create A Virtual Earthquake

3.

Observe Video Taken During Earthquake

4.

As The World Churns (watch how continents have shifted)

 

 

ANTARCTICA    Back to Menu

 

1.

Antarctica (need Macromedia Flash plug-in)

 

 

DESERT    Back to Menu

 

1.

Sahara Desert (need Macromedia Flash plug-in)

 

 

OCEAN    Back to Menu

 

1.

Underwater Life

2.

Great Barrier Reef

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WEB GAMES     

 

WEATHER & CLIMATE    Back to Menu

 

1.

Storm intensity & Waves

 

 

PLATE MOVEMENTS    Back to Menu

 

1.

Earth Plates & Plate Boundaries

 

RIVERS    Back to Menu

 

1.

Watershed Games

2.

River Landforms

 

COASTAL LANDSCAPES   Back to Menu

 

1.

Making Waves

More Challenging games

1.

'Life on the Edge'

You are Professor Newton Skylar. You miniaturise yourself and visit different zones along the coast - rocky shore, dunes and sandy beach.

 

OCEANS    Back to Menu

 

1.

Virtual World of Sharks

2.

Meet the Giant Squid

3. 'Friend or Foe': Sea animals

4.

In the Deep Ocean

5. 'Under Pressure': Deep sea creatures
6.

'Current Capers': Ocean current and marine life

More Challenging games

1.

'Journey into the Deep'

Explore the ocean's habitats and encounter an array of marine animals as you venture from a familiar rocky shoreline to the weird waters of the deepest abyss.

2.

'Web of Life'

Descend to the colourful world of corals beneath the waves. See how food chains work, forming complex food webs and energy pyramids.

3.

'Open Ocean'

You are a fish. If you want to survive, you need to adapt. Will you live long enough to be the very best?

 

ARCTIC & ANTARCTICA     Back to Menu

 

1.

Arctic

2. 'Poles Apart': Arctic and Antarctica

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ONLINE GEOGRAPHY QUIZZES 

Test your General Knowledge

 

GENERAL GEOGRAPHY    Back to Menu

 

1.

Geography of the World

2.

5 Themes of Geography

3.

Maps & Vocabulary of Geography

4.

Climatic zone, vegetation & water

 

 

LATITUDES & LONGITUDES    Back to Menu

 

1.

Matching squares (Latitude & Longitude)

 

 

CLIMATES    Back to Menu

 

1.

Matching squares (climates)

2.

Climate

 

 

EARTH'S STRUCTURE    Back to Menu

 

1.

Matching squares (Earth)

2.

The Blue Planet Quiz (Earth)

 

 

VOLCANOES    Back to Menu

 

1.

Scavenger Hunt: Mt. Vesuvius& Pompeii

 

 

COASTAL LANDSCAPES    Back to Menu

 

1.

Shallow Seas

 

 

OCEANS    Back to Menu

 

1. The Deep Sea

2.

Meet the Giant Squid

 

 

ARCTIC & ANTARCTICA    Back to Menu

 

1.

The Poles
2.

Antarctica

 

 

WATER    Back to Menu

 

1.

Water

 

 

POPULATION & RESOURCES    Back to Menu

 

1.

Population & Resource (Quiz I)

Population & Resource (Quiz II)

2.

Population & Resource (True/False)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CROSSWORDS       Back to Menu

 

1.

Crosswords

2.

Geographical Terms

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EXPERIMENTS 

 

WEATHER & CLIMATE    Back to Menu

 

1.

Make Weather Tools

2.

Read a Thermometer

3.

Make an Anemometer

4.

Make a Barometer

5.

Make a Hygrometer

6.

Make a Rain gauge

7.

Make a Rain Stick (listen to the sound of rainstorm)

8.

Wind Instruments (Index)  

9.

Make a Wind vane

10.

Make a Wind Streamer (acts like a wind vane)

11.

Make a Wind Scale Tool (measure wind speed)

12.

Make own Compass

13.

Make a Sun clock

14.

Keep own Weather Journal

15.

Create your own Cloud

16.

Make a Thunderstorm

17.

Measuring Distance on Hearing Thunder

18.

Make a Lightning

19.

Make a Tornado

20.

Make a Hurricane Spiral

21.

Create a Virtual Hurricane

22.

Create a Virtual Earthquake

23.

Feel an Earthquake: Liquefaction

24.

Feel an Earthquake: Human Seismometer

25.

Earthquake: Seismic Waves

 

 

EARTH STRUCTURE & PLATE MOVEMENTS    Back to Menu

 

1.

Create a continent

2.

Model for Sea Floor Spreading

3.

Model for Submarine Mountains

 

 

ROCKS & WEATHERING    Back to Menu

 

1.

Metamorphic Rocks experiment using cookies (Understanding Erosion & Rock Cycle

2.

Rock Erosion

3.

Make your own fossils

 

 

VOLCANOES    Back to Menu

 

1.

Make a Volcano

2.

Make a Salt Volcano

3.

Building different types of volcano models

4.

Make a Shield Volcano

 

 

ARTESIAN BASIN    Back to Menu

 

1.

Make a mini aquifer

 

 

FORESTS    Back to Menu

 

1.

Build 3-D diorama forest

 

 

TOPOGRAPHICAL MAPS    Back to Menu

 

1.

3-D maps

 

 

CORAL REEFS    Back to Menu

 

1.

Fringing reef

2.

Barrier reef

3.

Atoll

 

 

RECYCLING    Back to Menu

 

1.

 Paper making recipes