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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
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Gail's Glimmerings

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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 about the Polar Bear with this fun and informative webquest!

1. A polar bear has a very powerful nose, able to smell its favorite food, a seal, up to _____ away. A polar bear can even sniff out the den of this animal covered by snow and find its air hole up to ________ miles away.Because of their powerful nose, polar bears are sometimes called this.___________Find the answers at this link:sandiegozoo

2.Patient hunters, a polar bear can stay motionless for hours waiting for its prey to come up from a breathing hole. In the wild, what other animals do these carnivores(meat eaters)dine?______________What are two non-meats that polar bears will eat?______________Find the answers at this link:sandiego zoo

3. Ursus maritimus or "sea bear" is the scientific name for the polar bear, the largest of all bears. What helps the polar bear from slipping on ice?_________________. What is the only predator of the polar bear?___________________List five areas of the world where polar bears live in the wild?_________________Find the answers at this link: nwf

The complete webquest has 9 questions and several extention activities and resource links.

Check out my Polar Bear Webquest at this link:Polar Bears: A Webquest!

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