States, Countries, & Government for Kids

Explore the U.S. and the world; find out about the U.S. government and facts about other countries.  Have a state report?  Want to create a cool map or see the flags of the world?  Check out the websites below to learn about these things and more!

States, Countries, & Government for Kids Homework Resources

ben's guide
Designed with you in mind, this is an easy way to find lots of information - for parents and teachers, too.
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Britannica School is the go-to site for learning more about any subject—for all grades and all reading abilities—offering thousands of up-to-date, curated, and curriculum-relevant articles, images,...
This website put together by the Central Intelligence Agency covers all of the countries in the world.
CultureGrams
CultureGrams provides country and state reports that deliver a perspective on daily life and culture, including the background, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people.
Escolar
A Spanish-language resource for native Spanish speakers, bilingual students, and students learning Spanish
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Full-text magazine & newspaper articles for middle school homework.
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Magazine articles, biographies and images on a variety of topics, for students in grades K-8. Library card and pin required when outside the library.
Has an image, description and history of every country’s flag.
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Patrons may use any image included on ImageQuest™ for personal non-commercial (not for...
Check out their “Theme Maps” for population, resources, weather, and many other cool maps.