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Is That FAKE News?

Just How Do We Elect A President?

Just What is this word called IMPEACHMENT?

Anti-Bullying Resources

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Bell Ringers!

In the News!
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Mrs. Portulaca Purpilopilis

and the Purple Adventure Goggles


The Wooden Cookie Box Story The Wooden Cookie Box

DBQ Activities!

Facts to Wow your Friends!

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World Landmarks: Lots of fun things to use with your students!

Teaching Ideas!


Geography Activities

Geography Ideas!

Purpleannie's Travels

Crossword Puzzles!

Short Reads of interest

Dive into Career Choices

Teaching Tips A-Z

Mrs. Waffenschmidt
Science Fun!




Gail's Glimmerings

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Gail Hennessey


Tween Tribune-News Stories for Student

DogoNews: Fodder for Young Minds

BBC Website for Kids

Purple Turtle EBOOKS!

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The official U.S. time - snapshot


Learn lots of fun facts about Elephants(and activities to do, too!)
Amazing Elephant Facts!

Did you know that elephants can be right or left tusked, kind of like humans are with their hands? Did you know that the elephant has the largest brain of the animal world? And if you think elephants like peanuts...they really do not! Learn more interesting facts about the elephant with this fun and informative webquest.

1. Elephants are the world's largest living land mammal. Elephants eat grasses, bark, leaves and other types of vegetation. What are the two types of elephants?__________ and _________ Find the answer at this link: a third species is sometimes included-the African bush elephant.

2. Elephants can eat 300-600 pounds of food a day and live in families. What are three differences between the two species of elephants?

__________ ________ _______ Find the answers at this link:

NOTE:This webquest has 11 questions and several extension activities as well as some interesting additional trivia about the elephant.

Check out my Elephant Webquest at my TpT Store:Elephants: On Safari(a Webquest)!

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