Netherlands
Photos [downloadable for reports]
Maps & Flag [downloadable for reports]
Links
The Land
  • Amsterdam, NLD (MSN Weather) - Get the current weather conditions for Amsterdam and other cities in the Netherlands.
  • Aruba (CIA World Factbook) - Learn more about this member country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
  • De Hoge Veluwe - Visit the virtual home of De Hoge Veluwe National Park.
  • Holland - Find out more about the Netherlands from the Netherlands Board of Tourism and Conventions.
  • Netherlands (CIA World Factbook) - Find up-to-date population figures and other statistics.
  • The Netherlands (Lonely Planet) - Learn basic information for travel in the Netherlands.
  • Netherlands Antilles (CIA World Factbook) - Discover more about the small island country that is part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
  • Polders - Read about the science and history of polders in the Netherlands.
History and Government
The People
Cultural Life
  • Anne Frank - Discover more about Anne Frank and her family's years of hiding in Amsterdam.
  • Hieronymus Bosch - View works by Dutch painter Hieronymus Bosch.
  • Languages of Netherlands (Ethnologue) - Read about the languages spoken in the Netherlands.
  • Netherlands (fifa.com) - Keep up-to-date with the latest information about the Netherlands's national soccer team.
  • Netherlands (nationalanthems.info) - Listen to the melody and read the lyrics of the Dutch national anthem, "William of Nassau."
The Economy
For More Information
  • Netherlands (National Geographic) - Get general information about and see pictures of the Netherlands, as well as link to features.
  • Netherlands (Visual Geography) - Learn about the Netherlands through photographs.
  • The Netherlands Country Profile (BBC News) - Find up-to-date headlines, colorful maps, a timeline, an overview, and watch video news clips.
Teacher Resources
  • Anne Frank: One of Hundreds of Thousands (Edsitement) - Use the story of Anne Frank to learn about both the Holocaust and yourself (grades 68).
  • Making Mummies (Discovery Education) - Examine the facts behind mummies discovered in places all over the world, including the Netherlands (grades 68).
  • Rembrandt: His Life and Times (Discovery Education) - Delve into the life and work of Dutch painter Rembrandt van Rijn (grades 912).
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