Tag: Research Resource

September Special Days Volume 1 Resource Page

The following resources have been provided to help with the ideas and suggestions in the:September’s Special Days Activity CompanionTo purchase this ebook filled with 120+ great ideas that companion the days listed below, for $5, please use the following link: Etsy: September Special Day Activity CalendarThe following links will take […]

August Special Days Volume 1 Resource Page

The following resources have been provided to help with the ideas and suggestions in the: August’s Special Days Activity Companion. To purchase this ebook filled with 100 great ideas to companion the days listed below, please use the following link: Learning Tangent: August Special Day Activity Calendar Spiderman Day Funschooling […]

The Sun

The Sun Did you know that as hot as it may be during the summer months, the sun is actually further from the earth than during the winter months? It certainly doesn’t feel that way!Here are some questions to consider… How does the sun heat up the earth? Why […]

Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens Celebrate the life of Charles Dickens by learning about him, listening to and/or reading his stories, and living as he would during his time period. History Biography: Charles Dickens – Offers a 45 minute video and written information about Dickens.BBC: Charles Dickens – Information about Dickens’ life. A Christmas Carol & Other […]

Sweet Potato Resources

Sweet Potato Nutrition Facts, Educational Resources World’s Healthiest Foods: Sweet Potato Facts & Info Mississippi: Sweet Potato Facts Wikipedia: Sweet Potatoes California: Sweet Potatoes Sweet Potato Experiment: Grow a Sweet Potato Plant Video time: 3:05Growing and Harvesting Sweet Potatoes in a Potato Bag Video Time: 3:20 Sweet Potato Math Lesson – PDF Sweet Potato […]

Bean Resources

Mixed Beans by Fran W. Click on the link to go to the site… The Imagination Tree: Grow a Bean Plant on Cotton Balls – Instructions and illustrations.Oklahoma 4H: A Bean is a Seed – Life cycle of a plant – classroom activities.Kean University: Bean Plant Activities – Site offers various activities.University of Hawaii: We’ve […]

Domesticated Cats Resource Page

 Cats are fascinating creatures and they have a long history with humans!This resource has been created for anyone who would like to learn more about cats, and contains sites with historical information, biological info, articles, recipe suggestions, craft ideas, and videos.Please feel free to share this post with others.Ancient Cats […]

Butterflies

Monarch Butterfly  Photo by Kenneth Dwain Harrelson We think butterflies are pretty amazing creatures and fortunately, we live in an area that has a variety of them fluttering around. Each year we add to our knowledge of butterflies in a variety of ways. We may read an article, […]

Lizard Resource Page

Lizards by Fran W. Photo by Teri Agiga This lizard resource page has been created to serve as a companion to a research/activity guide for lizards, written and developed by Fran Wisniewski, for anyone who would like to learn about them… Independently. As a family/group project. As a casual study. In […]