The summit of Mt. Everest was first reached sixty years ago this week (it’s possible, however, that the feat might have been accomplished earlier). We end our school year with a two-month unit on Everest. Here are the newest additions to The Best Sites For Learning About Mount Everest:
Mount Everest base jump marks 60th anniversary of first ascent is a video from The BBC.
Everest: 60 years of mountaineering – interactive is from The Guardian.
Climbing Mount Everest is a photo gallery from The Boston Globe.