Tag: A World To Discover

A World To Discover: December Volume 2

Deer – Resources include: Sites and videos about deer, and how to draw them. Deer activity pages too. ‘Twas The Night Before Christmas – Resources include: Links to the poem, information about it, and activities that related to this classic poem.Pine Trees – Things you can do with pine cones, needles, bark, and […]

A World To Discover November Volume 2

Unless otherwise noted, each link will take you to a post on Fran’s World of Discovery.Sherlock Holmes Resource Page – Resources include: Information about Sherlock Holmes, Sir Conan Doyle, and videos about Sherlock Holmes and movies.Tim’s Printable Pages: Triangles – Printable pages that include triangles. (Off site)Shadow Puppets – How to make shadow puppets […]

A World To Discover October Volume 2

The following resources can be found on this blog, unless otherwise noted. Dr. Jekyll &  Mr. Hyde – Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde resources include: Downloadable versions of the original book, audio book files, chemistry experiments, and videos. Videos include a silent 1931 version and a cartoon version of […]

A World To Discover May Vol 1

Woodpeckers – Links to sites with information about woodpeckers.Dolphins – Dolphin resources for all ages. Links to lesson plans, anatomy information, videos and more.Tomatoes – Links and videos about tomato anatomy, history and cultivation, how to grow tomatoes, and harvest seeds.Create A Comic – Create a comic of your own, links to some famous comics, […]

A World To Discover April Vol 1

Leonardo da Vinci – Informative resources about a “Renaissance Man”.Frogfish – Links and videos to learn about this unusual creature.Clouds Resource Page – Includes: Information about cloud identification and types. Links and videos.BugGuide.net – Bug identification site.Artists Helping Children: Book Making – Instructions and links for making your own book.Fun […]

A World To Discover March Vol 1

Resource Pages Ireland – Includes links to geographical, historical, and cultural information. Videos have been included as well.Spiders – Includes links to: An article about types of spiders and facts, information, identification chart, home remedies, printables, and craft projects. Videos have also been included. Activity Suggestions Paper Stunt […]

A World To Discover February Volume 1

Knots – Links and videos for learning knot tying. Sharks – Links to – Basic facts, online puzzles, printables, and informative videos. Spirals – Links and videos about spirals – What they are and where they can be found in nature. Chinese New Year – Celebrate the Chinese New Year with fun cultural activities: Tangrams, […]

A World To Discover January Vol 1

Ben Franklin – Historical information about Ben Franklin. Read or listen to his autobiography as well.Nikola Tesla – Information about Tesla’s life and accomplishments. Links and videos.Geometric Designs – Geometric Designs made from simple shapes. Tutorials, videos, and free downloads.Fractals – Fractals in nature and design. Links and videos.Ancient Greece – Contributions, Mythology, […]

A World To Discover December Volume 1

A.C. Gilbert – Resource page for A. C. Gilbert, the man who invented the erector set and other activities.Christmas/Holiday Cards – Family style holiday card making ideas on a budget. Links and videos.Homemade Pet Treats and Toys – Treat and toy ideas for dogs, cats, hamsters, gerbils and rabbits.Silent Night– Resources for the […]

A World To Discover November Volume 1

Native American Resources – Picture writing, gardening, crafts, games, puzzles, stories, myths and legends and much more.Wild Turkey – General information, anatomy info, and videos. Pictograms –  Information about pictographs, the symbols used, and examples. Links and videos.  Yo-Yos Martha Stewart: Yo-Yo Toy– Video showing how to make a yo-yo. eHow – […]