Home tutors often look for ways to enhance the learning experience of their students. The National Geographic Society runs the website Nationalgeographic.com which can be an irreplaceable source for tutors. Tutors who understand what the site has to offer will find that they are able to better able to create interesting fun lessons, which will enhance the learning experience of their tutees.
National Geographic Kids: Dare to explore
Created with the idea of promoting curiosity and learning in kids, the National Geographic website for kids is full of videos, games, puzzles, pictures and activities that kids will love. Geography is made fun and kids can learn about animals from all over the world through photography and stories.
Maps of the world
Maps of the world are available for uses on Nationalgeographic.com. Tutors can use this resource to introduce their tutees to different parts of the world. A home tutoring lesson on any country can be enhanced by the online maps found on the site. Students and tutors can enhance the learning experience by using the interactive maps that are available for use.
Learning about the environment
Students interested in learning about issues that affect the environment will be able to explore the Environment section of the National Geographic website with their tutors. Here, students can learn about what global warming is, the causes of global warming as well as ways become more environmentally-friendly in every day life. In addition to this, students can learn about the ocean and ocean life as they also learn about animal habitats from different parts of the world. Students can also learn about natural disasters and what causes them.
Learning about adventure
The world is a big place and tutors can help students discover how big and exciting the worlds is. The National Geographic website has a section that is dedicated to adventures in the world. On this part of the site, tutors and students can explore parks such as Yosemite National Park in the United States and Bavarian Forest National Park in Germany. Together, students and tutors can also browse information about most countries in the world and discover what travel and culture is like in the countries they choose to study. Reference: Nationalgeographic.com