Remember that the
Internet may be cool, but some of the information you need may only be
found in books and maps. Don't forget about them.
Please don't just pick the first listing on the pages
you visit. Look through the links and find really good ones to use.
~~~Facts and Trivia & Roadside Attractions~~~
Facts & Trivia
- Interesting facts & trivia about Kansas.
Basic Kansas Facts
More Kansas Facts
- What they mean and where they came from.
to visit - Roadside attractions
Kansas Photo Tour - Roadside
attractions, museums, facts & trivia
- Two tall tales set in Kansas
~~~Geography,Regions,and Natural Resources~~~
Geography - Rivers, regions, and more!
Places to visit - Landforms and water bodies
Rocks and Minerals
Famous Women of Kansas
Map - Pick a county, then scroll down to "local history"
where you might find some famous people.
- You may only use one of these guys. If you choose one for your presentation,
you must also choose at least one other famous Kansan.
Kansas State Historic Sites
Historic Kansas Day Trips
Constitution Hall - one of Lecompton's historic museums
Sign - On 40 highway, this sign tells a brief history of Lecompton's
part in the Bleeding Kansas conflict.
Americans in Kansas
Kansas - A town that was started by ex-slaves.
Map - Pick a county, then scroll down to "local history".
World Book Encyclopedia
Kansas books from
Scott-Foresman social studies textbook
Kansas Road Map
to fill out your section of the Discover Kansas!
Information Sheet for your group as you find your information.
You may click on "Evaluation" to
find out what your teacher expects and how you and your group will