Links & Resources
Here you can find links and resources for you to use in your studies.
This page is under construction so more things are going to come up.
News around the world
Google news choose between UK, U.S and the Swedish version:
BBC for kids:
Pictures, movies and sound that's been published under creative commons licence (CC) is free to use and copy as long as you follow the rules that has been set up by the publisher. It can be that you need to refer to the publisher, that you are allow to modify or change a picture, if you are allowed to use it for commercial or not.
To find out more about Creative Commons please follow these links: http://creativecommons.org/about External link, opens in new window.
Here are examples of the different types of Creative Commons licenses: http://creativecommons.org/examples External link, opens in new window.
You can also watch a movie about Creative Commons http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ZvJGV6YF6Y External link, opens in new window.
If you want to search in many different webpages at the same time for pictures, movies and sounds that can be CC use this page: http://search.creativecommons.org/ External link, opens in new window.
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Main_Page External link, opens in new window. - A wiki with mostly pictures.
http://www.flickr.com/ External link, opens in new window. - Make sure to look for the CC license, not all pictures are allowed to use.
http://pics4learning.com/ External link, opens in new window. - An image library for education.
http://morguefile.com/ External link, opens in new window. - More nice pictures that you can use.
http://www.jamendo.com/en External link, opens in new window./ - Music that you can use and download as long as you follow the CC licenses.
Free Books online
At International children's digital library External link. you can read books in 61 different languages. The books, you can read online.
At worldstories.org.uk External link. you can find stories from all over the world and in 21 different languages. You can read, listen and download at the original language or in English. You can also share those stories or send in your own. Choose a story based on language, genre or from a worldmap.
uniteforliteracy.com External link. Here you can find easy picture books in English but you can also get them in many different languages.