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Rugby World Cup Resources

http://graphics.wsj.com/documents/WORLDCUPTOEE/ I hoped to find time to produce some resources for the geography classroom based on the current rugby World Cup, but other commitments took priority. However, this excellent site has a vast range of statistics about the competing countries, … Continue reading

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The Olympic Torch Relay – Coming To a Street Near You?

Where Is The Olympic Flame Going? The planned torch relay will bring the Olympic Flame within 10 miles of 95% of people in the UK. It will enable local communities to shine a light on the best their area has … Continue reading

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London Olympic Site Tour

Link: gu.com/p/35bnp/tw The forthcoming London Olympic events have provided a range of opportunities for school geographical study. This recent article from the Guardian newspaper is an up-to-date interactive tour of the site, with maps and links to short films. I … Continue reading

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