Mini Project - Animals of the Amazon

http://www.junglephotos.com/amazon/amanimals/amanimals.shtml

http://library.thinkquest.org/04oct/02004/pages/mammals.htm

http://www.unique-southamerica-travel-experience.com/amazon-rainforest-animals.html

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/content/animals/kidscorner/endangered_animals/endangeredanimals_1.htm

http://animals.about.com/od/forest/tp/tenanimalsrainforest.htm

http://www.eduplace.com/rdg/gen_act/animal/animals.html

http://www.suite101.com/blog/rams99/amazon_animals_from_az

Encantado - Pink Dolphins of the Amazon River Basin

Information Links about the Pink Dolphins:

http://www.isptr-pard.org/dolphin.html
http://www.dolphins-world.com/Pink_River_Dolphins.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amazon_River_Dolphin
http://library.thinkquest.org/J0111765/dolphins.html

Verbs

Can you find the Action Verbs?
http://www.kyrene.k12.az.us/schools/brisas/sunda/verb/1atest.htm
Can you choose the correct Action and Linking Verbs?
http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/language_arts/goforgold/content_builder/dswmedia/g4c10/nadia.htm
Can you fill your ice cream cone before the monster?
http://www.abcya.com/noun_verb_game/nouns_and_verbs.htm


The Mystery of Blackbeard Project Support Links

Blackbeard Museum
http://blackbeardsrealm.com/Blackbeard-pirate-museums.html

National Geographic's Page on Blackbeard's Shipwreck
http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2006/07/blackbeard-shipwreck/bourne-text

Wikipedia Page on Blackbeard
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blackbeard

NC Maritime Museum's Blackbeard Page
http://www.ncmaritime.org/blackbeard/default.htm

Ocracoke's Blackbeard Page
http://www.ocracoke-nc.com/blackbeard/

NatGeo for Kids' Blackbeard Page
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/pirates/bbeard.html

The Story of Blackbeard
http://www.teachshole.com/exhibit.htm

Many Blackbeard Facts!
http://www.blackbeard.com/beard_facts.htm

Blackbeard the Pirate
http://blackbeardthepirate.com/blackbeard1.htm

Travel Along with Blackbeard on his journeys
http://www.blackbeardlives.com/theplank.htm

Interesting Blackbeard Information
http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/channel/blackbeard/interactive.html


Plural Noun Practice


Here are the Rules and Some Practice Problems!
http://web2.uvcs.uvic.ca/elc/studyzone/330/grammar/irrplu.htm

Will You Become a Millionaire?
http://www.quia.com/rr/6516.html

Play Concentration with nouns
http://www.quia.com/jg/67715.html

Take a plural quiz!
http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/71.html

Stay away from the "tough" categories on this site!
http://www.funbrain.com/plurals/index.html

How high will your record be?
http://www.manythings.org/fq/1/8990.html


Common and Proper Noun Practice

Smart Board Lesson -

Rats!
http://www.learningplanet.com/act/rats/rats3.asp?rats_compropnouns

Noun Dunk
http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/basketball/index_pre.html

Take this quiz to see how much you've learned!
http://www.softschools.com/quizzes/grammar/noun/quiz295.html

Vocabulary for "What Jo Did"



Spelling List for October 26-30



The Sign of the Beaver Test - Please take this test after finishing the book.



The Sign of the Beaver - Activities for Chapters 1 and 2

French and Indian War and Treaty of Paris Background Information Data sheet -

Treaty of Paris Information Links:

http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/wwww/us/treatyofparis1783def.htm
http://www.learner.org/interactives/historymap/states_paris.html
Important Map: http://www.canadahistory.com/sections/Eras/clashofempires/treaty%20of%20paris.gif

French and Indian War powerpoint -

Watch this short video about the French and Indian War. Use the information for your data sheet.


"Letters Home From Yosemite"

Videos about the park:
http://www.nps.gov/yose/photosmultimedia/index.htm

"Fox and the Grapes"

Link to 1941 cartoon:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ierUiy7z-MY

"Grandfather's Journey"

Learn more about Japan by visiting these sites!

http://web-japan.org/kidsweb/explore/index.html

http://www.amphi.com/~psteffen/fmf/

"Lewis and Clark and Me"


A virtual journey of the trip taken by Lewis and Clark

A Google Earth tour of the Lewis and Clark Expedition
Need the FREE Google Earth download to participate in this tour.

Go West with Lewis and Clark
You make the decisions!