Mr. KahleFor the countries project, these four sites are the best for finding information:
Fact Monster: Type in your country at this site, hit Go, and from the results, click on the Kids' Almanac link that should come up.
The CIA World Factbook: Once on this site, simply choose your country from the Select a Country or Location pull down menu.
World Book Online. This is an online encyclopedia that we subscribe to. See Mrs. Sheridan or the poster on the wall in the lab for the username and password.
CultureGrams Online. This is the online version of the binder that we have in the library, and includes every country in the world! Find interesting facts about your country that you might not have found otherwise.