Tag: Resource Page

Recreational Math Activities

Math World: Recreational Mathematics – Offers a list of activities available on the site. Some of the selections include: Cryptograms, dissection, folding, games, illusions and there’s MUCH more!Math.com: Recreational – Puzzles, fractals, Spirograph, Roman Numeral calculator, and other topics.The Math Factor: A Quick Puzzle From OSCON – Check out the archives of this site located […]

Chocolate Resource Page

Chocolate Information & Articles Exploratorium: Chocolate – Discover…..The sweet science of chocolate. This is an excellent place to begin your study of chocolate! Science Museum of Minnesota: Where are cacao trees grown? Find out here.Field Museum: Chocolate – History, activities, process of making and much more.Cornell University: Chocolate: Food of the Gods. There is a lot of […]

Meteorology Resources

Wikipedia: Meteorology – History of the topic, meteorologists, equipment, spatial scales and more.Environmental Science: What is a Meteorologist? – Find out what meteorologist do, types of meteorologists, where they work, their salary by state, requirements, what they study, and more. Nat Geo: Meteorology – Facts, info about meteorology, […]

Emergency Preparedness Resources

It’s a good idea to be prepared in case of an emergency, this includes blackouts, hurricanes, tropical storms, typhoons, tornadoes, floods, wildfires, earthquakes, snowstorms and other events. We live in an area that gets a lot of unpredictable weather, and after a week without power and water a few […]

Halloween Resources

The Origins of Halloween  About: History of Samhain Social Studies for Kids: Halloween Wikipedia: Samhain Celtic Festival History.com: Halloween History of Halloween, short videos and articles. The Holiday Spot: Halloween History Ireland for Visitors: Samhain Fun Munch: Halloween Around the World The Origins of Trick or Treating Fun Munch: Trick […]

Cloud Resource Page

Clouds by Fran W. Weather Wiz Kids: Clouds – This kid friendly site offers information about what clouds are, how they are formed, types, lesson plans, experiments, and lots of other information.UCAR: Center For Science Education: Clouds – Site offers information about how clouds are formed, a match game, an image […]

Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson US History: Thomas Jefferson – Writer of the Declaration of Independence. Thomas Jefferson – Site offers a brief history of Jefferson’s life.White House: Thomas Jefferson – A short history of Jefferson’s life.Wikipedia: Thomas Jefferson – Site offers a long history about Jefferson. This site also offers an audio file. Click on the […]

Maryland Resource Page

Maryland’s Fort McHenry Quarter Photo by Fran W. Maryland.Gov – The state’s official page.Wikipedia: Maryland – Site offers geographical and historical information, pictures, and other information. This site also offers information about Fort McHenry.Visit Maryland – This is the official site to Maryland’s office of Tourism. It offers information about places to go […]

U.S. Constitution Resource Page

Signing of the U.S. Constitution The U. S. Constitution is the supreme law of the United States of America. Archives.gov: U.S. Constitution – Site offers a transcript of the document as it was inscribed by Jacob Shallus. This site offers a Q&A about the constitution as well. Printer friendly […]