The distinctive character of Julia's home town of Sheffield is captured in this delightful Cityscape with humour and love. Julia shows us as Sheffield as a northern, British city full of civic pride (Town Hall, Winter Gardens and the City Hall) which does not forget its rich industrial heritage (the oldest factory in the world: Cornish Place and the rare and wonderful Sheffield Furnace)...
This is a Geography work job for kindergarten. It is a felt world map puzzle. The pieces and board are made out of regular felt and there is a black outline on the board for all of the pieces to fit into. There are also labels for all of the continents and oceans for any advanced learners. This activity would be in the science center to teach kids about maps or the world. I would use anecdotal records to assess this, writing down what the child is doing and their justifications for doing it.
If you'd like to make your own continent map for home or school, it's easier than you'd think! (Photo from http://www.unitedmontessori.com/blog/2011/4/12/geography-planisphere-map.html Roundup post from http://livingmontessorinow.com/2011/04/18/activity-of-week-continent-map-work/).
Ajanta & Ellora Caves: Cave Hindu temples of India. In the Indian state of Maharashtra is the village of Ajanta & Ellora with incredible Temples carved into the mountain Charanandri by ancient Indian architects & engineers. Ellora – the official World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The caves consist of 27 Hindu temples built during the 100BC – a sign of Hindu religious harmony that has prevailed in India.
Around the World Floor Puzzle- Petit Collage world map puzzle features vibrant engaging artwork. Once kids have mastered our beginner puzzles, they may be ready to grow with these bigger concept, 24 large-sized puzzles.