April 2012 Holidays and Activities

Fun Easter and Spring craft ideas from http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/easter/ April 1, 2012–Palm Sunday. Palm Sunday crafts and activities. Palm Sunday children’s sermons, devotions, activities, and music: http://www.kingskidstuff.com/palm_sunday.htm#Childrens%20Sermons. April 2, 2012–-World Autism Day April 6–Good Friday (or Holy Friday). Passover is April 6-14, 2012–Jewish Passover Activities http://www.apples4theteacher.com/holidays/passover/ Easter is April 8, 2012–Easter Activities http://www.apples4theteacher.com/holidays/easter-religious/ Make Resurrection Cookies.…

April 2011 Holidays and Activities

Learn about the saying: April Showers Bring May Flowers. Fun Easter and Spring craft ideas from http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/easter/ April 17, 2011–Palm Sunday. Palm Sunday crafts and activities. Palm Sunday children’s sermons, devotions, activities, and music: http://www.kingskidstuff.com/palm_sunday.htm#Childrens%20Sermons. Passover is April 18, 2011–Jewish Passover Activities http://www.apples4theteacher.com/holidays/passover/ Paul Revere’s Midnight Ride (April 18-19) http://www.paulreverehouse.org/ (See also an interactive map…

July Holidays and Special Days

July 4 – Independence Day (USA) Virtual Field Trip to Philadelphia — Constitutional Virtual Firework Displays July 7 – World War II began, 1937—unit studies July 11 – E.B. White, author of Charlotte’s Web and    Stuart Little, born 1899 July 24 – Amelia Earhart born, 1897 (link in English or Spanish) July 28 – Beatrix…

visual spatial math, multiplication, math

Math-related Virtual Field Trips

The Hotlist for Virtual Field Trips list these math-related e-trips: Baking Bread~ A Virtual Field Trip for your math class – This Virtual Field Trip teaching 4-6 grade students measuring concepts. Max’s Math Adventures – A great collection of Virtual field trips for your K-2 grade classroom. Scholastic Math Field Trips – This web site…

Valentine’s Day Virtual Field Trips

Hershey’s Chocolate Factory Tour http://www.hersheys.com/discover/tour_video.asp Tour of Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory http://www.wonka.com/#/home Activities and resources for a unit study of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory http://www.teachervision.fen.com/literature/activity/7060.html Another Charlie and the Chocolate Factory virtual tour http://trackstar.4teachers.org/trackstar/ts/viewTrackMembersFrames.do;jsessionid=E65FDA8F8D82B271DF565C2E55A3DA77?number=61930&password= Explore the Human Heart http://www.fi.edu/learn/heart/index.html Other Science e-trips: http://www.scdsb.edu.on.ca/resources/citi/virtual.html

Winter’s Tail

“Scholastic and Turtle Pond Interactive invite you and your class on a virtual field trip to an aquarium in Florida! Students will be introduced to an extraordinary and inspiring bottlenose dolphin named Winter, who was just three months old when she lost her tail after it became caught and mangled in a crab trap. As…

Virtual Field Trip Links

Christopher Columbus and Other Famous People Statue of Liberty The Making of Violins The Making of Acoustic Guitars Christmas Around the World Virtual Field Trip http://www.tramline.com/tours/cross/xmas/_tourlaunch1.htm Visit a Virtual Christmas Tree Farm http://www.christmastrees.on.ca/education/virtual-tree-farm.html Making Maple Syrup—visit http://www.homeschoolbuyersco-op.org/free-curriculum-details/details-979.html for a Virtual Tour of how maple trees are tapped for sap and then how it is turned…