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NEW! Is That FAKE News?
Just How Do We Elect A President?
Just What is this word called IMPEACHMENT?
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In the News!
Mrs. Portulaca Purpilopilis
and the Purple Adventure Goggles
New:The COLOR GAMES!
The Wooden Cookie Box Story The Wooden Cookie Box
Facts to Wow your Friends!Flag Day and World Ocean Day
Calendar Specific Resources!NEW
World Landmarks:( NEW) Lots of fun things to use with your students!
Geography Ideas! NEW
Short Reads of interest
Dive into Career Choices
Teaching Tips A-Z
MONEY, MONEY, MONEY
WEBSITES of INTEREST:
History For Kids
Tween Tribune-News Stories for Student
DogoNews: Fodder for Young Minds
BBC Website for Kids
Purple Turtle EBOOKS!
Award winning site for April 2008!
The official U.S. time - snapshot
Printed works(partial listing):
Stacey Loizaeaux, Master Blaster, Muse Magazine, p. 35 July/August 2001
Fires Down Below, Muse Magazine, p. 35-39, April 2000
A Childhood That Shaped A Future,Appleseed, p.10-13, March 2001
You're Alive, Boys' Life, p.44-45 , May 1999
Landscapes and Landmarks, FACES, p. 18-23, March 1996
Off to Blab School, Cricket Magazine, p.52-53, February 1995
Learning to Love the Standards, Instructor Magazine, p,.25-27, August 1999
Instructor Magazine November/Dec. 2002 p.52-54 On the Trail of Lewis and Clark activities and Cyberhunt
Appleseeds, A Cobblestone Publication, Clara Barton /March 2001, "A Childhood that Shaped a Future" p. 10-13
Appleseeds, A Cobblestone Publication, "Children of China Long Ago"/October 2002, "How the Chinese Changed the World" p. 26-29.
Appleseeds, A Cobblestone Publication, "Growing Up on the Erie Canal"/January 2002, “Montezumas Swamp” p. 22-23
- Birds and Bloom,"Digging in For a Battle", p.18, August-September 2003
- Ask Magazine, A Cobblestone Publication,"Water Facts"/ April 2007.
- Ask Magazine, A Coblestone Publication, "What Kind of Learner are You?"/September 2007
- Ask Magazine, A Cobblestone Publication, "Moonlight"/October 2007
- Ask Magazine, A Cobblestone Publication, "Car Costumes"/July-August 2007
- Yes Magazine, "Plastiki"/ October 2009
- Faces, A Cobblestone Publication,"What's that Unusual Smell?"/May-June 2009
- Faces, A Cobblestone Publication,"Yodeling Champ"/August 2009
- Muse Magazine,"Floating Gold"/ February 2009,p. 24-25.
- Ask Magazine, A Cobblestone Publication,"Hand Gogh"/2010, p. 14-16
- Know Magazine, News shorts/March/April 2010
- Boys Life, News short/January 2010
- Boys Life, News short/September 2010
- Calliope, A Cobblestone Publication,"The Last Trek","Burial at Westminster",and "Victoria Falls"/May and June 2010p. 40-41,42 and 16.
- AppleSeeds, A Cobblestone Publication,"Dirty Jobs are his Business(Mike Rowe)" Cover Story/May and June 2010, p. 2-3.
- Cobblestone, A Cobblestone Publication,"Opening Day-Brooklyn Bridge"/March 2010, pages.4-7
- Calliope, A Cobblestone Publication,"Nigerian Dying Pits/September 2010, p. 13-14
- Dig Magazine, A Cobblestone Publication,"Sweet Buzz"/April 2010, p. 16-17.
- Highlights for Children 1/2012:My article,"Cooking for Presidents" was published. I interviewed Walter Scheib who, for 11 years, cooked for two Presidents and their families.
- AppleSeeds: "A Long Hot Walk", pages 10-11. January/2012(Ed Stafford waked the length of the Amazon River
- My article,"Flight of the Desert Eagle" was published in the 2/2013, issue of Jack and Jill Magazine.
- My Article,"The Robot That Goes to School" was published in the April 2013 issue of Jack and Jill Magazine.
- A number of Fast Fact articles and News Shorts appear regularly in Boys' Life Magazine
- I have written 26 story books from 2011-present for Purple Turtle.Check out a free download,"Purple Meets Freddy at the Lilly Pad" at this link:Purple Meets Freddy at the Lilly Pad
Uncommon Soldiers: Women During the Civil War
- Geographic Hunts A-Z
- Where in the World is Mrs. Waffenschmidt
- Mammoth Discovery
- Rare Crab Swarm
- River of White Rock
- New Mammal Discovered
- Biggest Fish Tank in the World
- Balloon Museum Takes Off
- Grand Canyon Skywalk
- Floating Gold
- "Ice Music",Coming 2018/ Highlights for Children
- "How Hurricanes Get Their Names", Summer 2018 Jack and Jill Magazine
- "Art for the Sea", June/2018 Highlights for Children
- "Amazing Desert Discovery,"January/2018 Jack and Jill Magazine
- "Growing a Giant Pumpkin,"Sept/October/2017Jack and Jill Magazine
- "LiLou, the Airport Pig", May/June 2017, Jack and Jill Magazine
- "Famous April Fool Pranks", April 2017, Jack and Jill Magazine
- "Amazing Snow Sculptures," January 2017, Jack and Jill Magazine
- "Underwater Sculpture Park",July/August 2013, Jack and Jill Magazine
- "The Robot that Goes to School," April 2013, Jack and Jill Magazine
- "Flight of the Desert Eagle",February 2013, Jack and Jill Magazine
- Boys' Life: Continue to write News Shorts and Fast Facts(present)
- 10/26/11:MUMMIES SHARE their SECRETS at Science News for Kids: Click here:Science News for Kids
* From AppleSeeds Magazine,Cover Story, May/June 2010, Carus Publishing Company,2010 Used by permission.f
* From Dig Magazine,Cover Story, April 2010, Carus Publishing Company,2010 Used by permission
* From Calliope Magazine,Cover Story, May/June 2010, Carus Publishing Company,2010 Used by permission
*From AppleSeeds Magazine, January 2012, Carus Publishing Company, Used by permission
*From: January 2017 Jack and Jill Magazine
*From: September/October 2017 Jack and Jill Magazine