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Aboriginal Australians

Aboriginal Australians

PD
Aboriginal boys and men in front of a bush shelter in 1933. level 1level 2level 3
Aboriginal Australians were the first people to live in Australia. Read about their way of life before British colonization.

American Alligator

American Alligator

Joe Parks
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The American alligator -- a big deadly reptile.

They live all across Florida and other states in the southeastern USA.

Amish

The Amish live a very different kind of life than most of us. And even though they are just a small sub-group in the US, they continue to amaze us.

Apartheid

Apartheid

Nagarjun Kandukuru
Scenes of the protests against apartheid in South Africa. level 1level 2level 3

Australia's Dangerous Animals

Australia's Dangerous Animals

joxeankoret
level 1level 2level 3

Australia's Strange Animals

Australia's Strange Animals

Christian Jansky
Emu level 1level 2level 3

Bagpipes

Bagpipes

Vastateparkstaff
level 1level 2level 3
Bagpipes are musical instruments with a very special sound.

Like the name says, they have pipes attached to a bag.

Blarney Stone

Blarney Stone

Psyberartist
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The Blarney Stone is a magical stone in the wall of Blarney Castle in Ireland.

People travel from all over the world to kiss the Blarney Stone.

Bog Snorkeling

Bog Snorkeling

Rud_gr
level 1level 2level 3
Bog snorkeling is a funny way to enjoy snorkeling in the middle of Wales.

It is snorkeling in a water-filled, muddy ditch running through a bog.

Boomerang

Boomerang

Sarah Worthy
level 1level 2level 3
We are familiar with boomerangs as a toy that can come back when thrown.

Did you know that Australian Aborigines used boomerangs for hunting and in war for thousands of years?

California Condor

California Condor

George Kathy Klinich
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California condors are one of the worlds biggest birds.

These huge birds are an impressive sight as they glide over the California hills.

Canada

Read about the second largest country in the world

Canada Day

Canada Day

Ian Muttoo
Canadian Flag level 1level 2level 3
Canada Day is the national holiday of Canada.

It is celebrated each year on July 1st.

Canadian Moose

Canadian Moose

Kent Miller
level 1level 2level 3
The Canadian moose is a popular symbol of Canada.

Moose can be seen all across Canada and the northern USA.

Christmas in the USA

Christmas in the USA

level 1level 2level 3
Read about Christmas in the US

Clownfish

Clownfish

Nick Hobgood
level 1level 2level 3

Dingo

Dingo

Benjamin444
A dingo at a rescue center in southeast Australia. level 1level 2level 3

Eminem

Eminem

Mika-photography
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Food in the UK

Food in the UK

Ewan Munro
level 1level 2level 3

Great Barrier Reef

Great Barrier Reef

Steve Parish
Part of the Great Barrier Reef as seen from the air. level 1level 2level 3

Guy Fawkes

Guy Fawkes

Anonymus-ng
level 1level 2level 3
Guy Fawkes and the gunpowder plot.

Hadrian's Wall

Hadrian's Wall

Glenluwin
level 1level 2level 3
Hadrian's Wall is a big Roman wall which runs across the north of England.

It is 113 kilometers long.

Henry VIII

Henry VIII

creative commons
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Hollywood

Read about Hollywood

Indians' Horses

Indians' Horses

unknown
level 1level 2level 3
Read about how important horses were to the Native Americans.

Indigenous Peoples

Indigenous Peoples

Native american indian head, chiefs, level 1level 2level 3
Read about the American Indians, Australian Aboriginals and the Maoris from New Zealand

Ireland

Ireland

Giuseppe Milo
This is a free picture released under Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic. level 1level 2level 3

Irish Dance

Irish Dance

Doogierule
level 1level 2level 3
Irish dance is a special kind of dance in which the upper body is kept stiff while the feet move very fast.

It is a lot of fun to watch.

Irish Wolfhound

Irish Wolfhound

Puzzly
level 1level 2level 3
Irish wolfhounda are the biggest dogs in the world.

They can stand more than 210 centimeters tall.

Jack the Ripper

Jack the Ripper

level 1level 2level 3
Read about the notorious killer of Whitechapel

Johnny Appleseed

Johnny Appleseed

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Johnny Appleseed was a real person who became legendary.

Johnny Appleseed is known as the man who spread the apple across the USA.

Kangaroo

Kangaroo

Hadi Zaher
level 1level 2level 3
Kangaroos are the famous Australian animal which carry their young in a pouch.

Kangaroos can hop at 55 kilometers per hour over a long distance.

Kilts

Kilts

Ian Robertson
level 1level 2level 3
Kilts are the famous Scottish plaid clothing which look like skirts.

They are worn by men and were even worn by soldiers in war.

Koala

Koala

Quart1
level 1level 2level 3
Learn why the koala pouch is upside down.

Also find out why and how it can roar as loudly as a big black angus bull.

Liverpool FC

Liverpool FC

Football.ua
level 1level 2level 3
Liverpool FC is an old and prestigious soccer club in England. Read about the history of the club and some of the most important players.

Loch Ness Monster

Loch Ness Monster

level 1level 2level 3
The Loch Ness Monster is a modern mythical creature.

It is believed to live in a big lake in Scotland called Loch Ness.

Manchester United

Manchester United

Matthew Bloomfield
The Manchester United club crest features a red devil holding a pitchfork and the ship from the Manchester City Council coat of arms. level 1level 2level 3
Read about "The Red Devils" in this book about Manchester United

Maori

Maori

Henryhbk
level 1level 2level 3
The Maori were the first people to settle on New Zealand.

They arrived on New Zealand around 700 years ago.

Martin Luther King

Martin Luther King

U.S. Embassy New Delhi
level 1level 2level 3
Read about Martin Luther King

Martine Wright

Martine Wright

London 2012 Paralympic Games, on August 31, 2012. level 1level 2level 3
Martine Wright is a British sitting volleyball player. She lost both her legs in the 7/7 London bombings in 2005. She has participated in the 2012 Summer Paralympics.

Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela

Ted Eytan
level 1level 2level 3
Nelson Mandela was a world-famous fighter for human rights.

Born in a small African village, he went on to become the president of South Africa.

New Zealand

New Zealand

Edward Hyde
level 1level 2level 3

Paul Bunyan

Paul Bunyan

Matthew Stinar
level 1level 2level 3
Paul Bunyan is a legendary lumberjack.

He was a giant who could perform incredible feats.

President Obama

President Obama

PD Pete Souza
President Obama in the Oval Office of the White House. level 1level 2level 3
Read about the first black president of the United States

Raccoon Mountain Project

Raccoon Mountain Project

TVA
level 1level 2level 3
The Raccoon Mountain Project is a big pumped-storage plant for storing electricity.

It works kind of like a giant battery.

RCMP

RCMP

Saffron Blaze
level 1level 2level 3
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police, or RCMP, are the national police force of Canada.

They also serve as the local police force for many towns and provinces in Canada.

Royal Flying Doctor Service

Royal Flying Doctor Service

eosdude
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA level 1level 2level 3
Read about the Royal Flying Doctor Service and how modern technology has changed the lives of those who live in the Outback.

Schools in the UK

Schools in the UK

Zephyris
level 1level 2level 3

Shakespeare

Shakespeare

PD
A portrait of William Shakespeare. level 1level 2level 3
Read about the great playwright Shakespeare

SIA: The Mystery Uncovered

SIA: The Mystery Uncovered

digboston
level 1level 2level 3
With eight Grammy nomination, eight ARIA Music Awards and five Hot 100 chart hits, Sia is known around the world

Slavery in the USA

Slavery in the USA

unknown
level 1level 2level 3

South Africa

South Africa

Celso Flores
South African flags and colors at a soccer game. level 1level 2level 3

Springbok

Springbok

Yathin S Krishnappa
level 1level 2level 3
Springboks are the national animal of South Africa.

Springboks have a special jump which sends them 2 meters up into the air.

St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day

DaPuglet
Two pugs dressed for St. Valentine's Day. level 1level 2level 3

Steve Irwin

Steve Irwin

Richard Giles
level 1level 2level 3
Read about Australia´s famous son

Table Mountain

Table Mountain

Leo za1
Table Mountain - Western Cape - South Africa level 1level 2level 3
Table Mountain is a famous landmark at Cape Town, South Africa.

It was recently selected as one of the New 7 Wonders of Nature.

Tasmanian Devil

Tasmanian Devil

HK Colin
A tasmanian devil trying to scare away a threat. level 1level 2level 3

Thanksgiving in the USA

Thanksgiving in the USA

Thanksgiving day menu, traditional oven roasted chicken, different kind of tasty food, beautiful autumn decoration, festive meal concept level 1level 2level 3
Read about thanksgiving in the United States.

The Falkirk Wheel

The Falkirk Wheel

Jtesla16
The Falkirk Wheel raises one boat while lowering the other one. level 1level 2level 3
The Falkirk Wheel is a huge machine which raises and lowers boats between two canals.

Tourists can ride a boat to see it in action.

The London Eye

The London Eye

Felicilijonas
level 1level 2level 3
The London Eye is a very big ferris wheel.

It is near the center of London by the River Thames.

The Tower of London

The Tower of London

David Stanley
level 1level 2level 3
Read about the Tower of London

The Troubles: Life in Belfast

The Troubles: Life in Belfast

Jennifer Boyer
Marian Price. IRA. level 1level 2level 3

The Troubles: Violence

The Troubles: Violence

Ardfern
level 1level 2level 3

The Underground Railroad

The Underground Railroad

NIELS KONDRUP OLESEN
level 1level 2level 3
Read more about the runaway slaves in the US

The USA

The USA

Edd's Images
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Thorny Devil

Thorny Devil

Stu's Images
level 1level 2level 3

UK Sights – Part 1

UK Sights – Part 1

Marlo Prada
level 1level 2level 3

UK Sights – Part 2

UK Sights – Part 2

Jennifer Boyer
level 1level 2level 3

United Kingdom

United Kingdom

Kevin Poh
level 1level 2level 3

Valentine's Day - DIY

Valentine's Day - DIY

level 1level 2level 3
Make a Valentine's envelope filled with love

Wayne Gretzky

Wayne Gretzky

Randy Stern
level 1level 2level 3
Wayne Gretzky is the greatest ice hockey player who ever lived.

Wayned Gretzky even has the nickname "The Great One."

Youth in the civil rights movement

Youth in the civil rights movement

unknown
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Read about the children and the young people who joined the Civil Rights Movement