Category: Animals

  • Observe Life At A Pond

    Observe Life At A Pond

    During the summer, ponds, lakes, and other bodies of water are full of life. Take some time to observe what’s going on. Use the following suggestions to create a one of a kind summer study. Visit a pond, lake, river, creek, or ocean (if another body of water is not available). Observe life at the […]

  • From Bud To Bloom

    From Bud To Bloom

    For this activity, please choose a tree in your yard or somewhere very close by. Next, choose one or more methods to document your observations: Drawing, writing/journaling, picture or video recording, or an audio recording device. Observation Suggestions What kind of tree is it? Find out its name and the type of tree it is. […]

  • Cat Fun Page

    Cat Fun Page

    How many words can you make from the words: CAT AND MOUSE GAMES Note: Add some fun twists and turns to your game with the info in this post. Cat Word Search Cat Related Activities Make An A-Z Cat List How many different types of cats can you think of? On a piece of paper […]

  • Koala Fun Page

    Koala Fun Page

    How many words can you make from the words: NOCTURNAL CRITTERS Note: Add some fun twists and turns to your game with the info in this post. Koala Word Scramble Koala Related Activities Koala Diorama Learn about Koalas and their natural environment (not the zoo). Make a few paper koalas (videos can be found below), […]

  • Lizard Fun Page

    Lizard Fun Page

    Finish The Phrase Lizard Crypto Lizard Related Activities Lizard A-Z: Make an A-Z list of lizards from around the world, living or extinct. Write the alphabet on one side of your page, or on your device, fill in the letters with the names of the lizards you know, then look up the rest in a […]

  • Coral Reef Fun Page

    Coral Reef Fun Page

    How many words can you make from the words: FLUORESCENT CORAL Note: Add some fun twists and turns to your game with the info in this post. Geographical Research Challenge: What is a coral reef? How are they formed? Where are coral reefs located around the world? What lives in a coral reef? Why do […]

  • Shark Fun Page

    Shark Fun Page

    How many words can you make from the words: GOBLIN SHARKS Note: Add some fun twists and turns to your game with the info in this post. A-Z Shark Challenge: Write the letters of the alphabet down one side of a piece of paper, or on a digital device. Begin by filling in the letters […]

  • Frog Fun Page

    Frog Fun Page

    How many words can you make from the words: POISON DART FROG Note: Add some fun twists and turns to your game with the info in this post. Frog Fill-In Puzzle Fit the words into the puzzle. Frog Game Idea Make the origami frog featured in the video below and create your own one of […]

  • Bat Fun Page

    Bat Fun Page

    How many words can you make from the words: Echolocation Note: Add some fun twists and turns to your game with the info in this post. Trivia Questions Bat Word Search Bat Trivia Are bats really blind? What do vampire bats eat and how? Where do bats live? Name 3 places. What do bats eat? […]

  • Turkey Trivia With A Twist

    Turkey Trivia With A Twist

    Do you enjoy testing your knowledge of various topics? I thought it would be fun to put a little twist on a favorite game….Trivia. With this version of the game, I’d like you to look through the questions and answer them to the best of your ability and count how many questions you get right. […]

  • Exploring Triangles

    Exploring Triangles

    Names of Triangles: Isosceles, Scalene, Equilateral, Right, Acute, Obtuse Use the following sites to learn the basics of triangles; what they are called and why. Math Is Fun has information about each triangle named above, if you want to learn more about each one of them. A Plus Topper also has information about triangles. Passy’s […]

  • Ravens

    Ravens

    Info All About Birds: Common Raven – Listen to a raven, learn where you can find them and more. Audubon: How to Tell a Raven From A Crow – Offers picture and sound comparisons. Mental Floss: 10 Fascinating Facts About Ravens – In addition to being very smart creatures, ravens like to have fun…find out […]