“BritainUSA 4 Kids” captures what life is like for students across the pond

American students can experience what it’s like to live in the United Kingdom using this new web site from the British government. “BritainUSA 4 Kids” is loaded with historical and cultural resources designed to teach young learners about British life. This interactive web site includes a picture gallery where students can explore medieval castles and famous British landmarks, a timeline dedicated to the rich history of the U.K., and information on sports and fashion, as well as useful resources for both students and teachers. Teaching a lesson on World War II? The site’s History pages offer a British perspective on what life was like for children during the war. For multimedia classroom projects, try downloading images from the Picture Gallery. This extensive archive contains the latest photos of historical buildings and popular places in Britain, as well as images of the Royal Family.

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