Thank you for your great participation on the Maps101 activity at Wednesday's staff meeting. We hope that you were able to find something on Maps101 that will be useful to you in your classroom. (Or failing that, something reallly cool.)

Just as a reminder, here are a few of the cool features of Maps101

Search Feature - If you are looking for maps or support material on any topic, from water pollution to Poland to watermellon seed spitting, type it in the search box at the top of the page and prepare to be amazed.

Country statistics - dozens of different catagories, from population to HIV death rates, to electricity consumption.

Animated Maps - interactive maps on many, many topics, including: medieval trade routes, women's voting rights, or state capitals

Cool Games - Crossword puzzles, mapping games, trivia and much more

A Field Trip Permission Slip Generator - Highly, highly cool!

Play around with this website and you will get inspired.