Photos [downloadable for reports]
Maps & Flag [downloadable for reports]
The Land
  • African Wildlife Foundation - Read profiles of African wildlife, including Swahili and scientific names, see photographs, and even listen to what some of the animals sound like!
  • Cities ( - Go on cultural Safaris of Kenya's two largest cities, Nairobi and Mombasa
  • Weather - Get the current weather conditions for Nairobi, Kenya
  • Kenya (CIA World Factbook) - Find up-to-date population figures and other statistics
  • Kenya Wildlife Service - The famous wildlife protection group founded by Dr. Leaky
  • Your Gateway to Africa - Learn about "the big five" animals, poachers, and various safari options
History and Government
  • Kenyan History ( - A comprehensive account of Kenya's complex past
The People
Cultural Life
The Economy
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Teacher Resources
  • Crocodiles ( - Lesson plan (grades 6-8)
  • Elephants ( - Lesson plan (grades 6-8)
  • Ivory Wars ( - Lesson plan (grades 6-8)
  • Kenya Teaching Resources (Boston University) - A list of resources available for rental nationally (grades K-8)
  • Online Classroom Resources (The Creative Connections Project) - Teacher resources and interactive online adventures, including tour through East African village and a safari, for sale from Creative Connections (grades K-8)
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