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I made this one as a demo for some of my high school students so they can make their own (it's incomplete right now). They're then going to have my 5th graders take them to learn more about Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery. Wicked fun!
Hat tip to (the legend) +Michelle Armstrong for the idea!
I just got finished rounding up the best Chromebooks out there, but there's more to the world of dirt-cheap computing than Google's browser-machines. The HP Stream is a $200 full-Windows laptop, and it's surprisingly good.