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What is the Water Cycle?

A simple explanation of the water cycle which includes a cartoon video which goes through the process.

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Tablet-friendly

7-11 year olds
All about Glaciers

What makes a glacier and where are they found? You will find the answer to these questions and more on this site about glaciers, together with some photographs.

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14-16 year olds
The Fair Trade Foundation

Read about the campaign to ensure that farmers in third world countries get a fair price for their produce.

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11-18 year olds
Action Aid

ActionAid is an international development agency working with poor people to improve their lives. The teaching resources, school talks and campaigns help learners explore global issues and engage in active global citizenship.

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11-18 year olds
Knowledge Hub - National Energy Foundation

An interesting site on renewable energy generation in the UK. It looks at the advantages and disadvantages of various methods of generation.

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14-18 year olds
British Geological Survey - Earthquakes

Illuminating! Gives data about locations and magnitude of British and European Earthquakes, together with background information about Earthquakes and their effects.

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11-18 year olds
Art and Life in Africa

If you are looking for information on a country in Africa, then you may find it here. The featured countries have details of their location, population, language, history, types of art, economy, politics and religions.

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11-18 year olds
Banana Link

Information on many social and environmental issues affecting the banana trade. It is a helpful site if you are studying fair trade as part of your GCSE course.

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14-16 year olds
Introduction to Biomes

The nature of the world's major biomes are explained here. It gives the distribution, climate, flora and fauna of tundra, savanna, taiga, tropical evergreen forest, temperate deciduous forest, grasslands, desert scrub and Mediterranean scrub.

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Tablet-friendly

16-18 year olds
Discovery Point

This is the website of Dundee's visitor attraction featuring the story of Captain Scott's ship Discovery. The site has information about Antarctica and also about Scott and his fated expedition to the South Pole.

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11-18 year olds
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