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Category: Misc.
Tags: wildlife wildlife preservation wildlife conservation animal classification animal types list of endangered species endangered animal species

Easter Egg Activities:

(Endangered Animals Easter Eggs and other activities.)

Learn about mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, invertebrates, plants, ecosystems and habitats, and endangered species at the Arkive, a not-for-profit conservation initiative that is building a multimedia archive of the world’s species.

The site can be explored by topic or grade level (ages 5 - 18), and there are many learning kits and activity packs to download, some with PowerPoint presentations to introduce and explain topics. Some examples: 

Nocturnal AnimalsIncludes a PowerPoint presentation and game for matching animal sounds to correct animal pictures.

Animal ClassificationSeveral different presentations, worksheets and activity packs are available for this topic, including a Guess Zoo guessing game.

Animal Communication: Presentation on how animals communicate, and resources for researching a particular animal and creating a video report on how it communicates.

The site also has a games and puzzles page, and activities page with animal origami and mask crafts. 

More Egg Stuff

Egg Math : And links to free math instructional videos.

Egg Hunt: Webquest for researching egg cookery, egg safety, egg products, and specialty eggs.

Egg Lab: Egg Shell Geodes

Good Egg Project: Learn how eggs get from the farm to the table.

Jesus said, "I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live:

And whosoever liveth and believeth in me shall never die..."

John 11: 25 - 26

Christmas 2016
Category: Misc.
Tags: Christmas 2016

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all. Here are some free holiday and winter-themed activities:

Winter Math and Problem-Solving Activities

The winter-themed labs in this video illustrate several chemistry concepts, highlighting viscosity and density, polymers, and polar and non-polar reactions:

Here are activities similar to the video that you can reproduce at home:

Snow Globes: (viscosity and density)

Snow Balls: (polymers)

Marbled Holiday Cards: (polar and non-polar reactions)

Make these Christmas-themed games to learn about electrical circuits and forces: 

Christmas Games, Interactives, Skills Practice

Happy Thanksgiving
Category: Misc.
Tags: thanksgiving

Issued by George Washington during his first year as President, the proclamation designated November 26 as "a day of publick thanksgiving and prayer, to be observed by acknowledging with grateful hearts the many and signal favors of Almighty God."

Read the text of the General Thanksgiving Proclamation here.

Thanksgiving Internet Scavenger Hunt

Download Free Thanksgiving Readers: 

Read: 7 Fun Facts For Thanksgiving

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