Remember Our Soldiers


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NEW:Reader's Theater Scripts(Biographies in Ancient History):


Reader's Theater Scripts (Biographies in US History)

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Materials for experiential,active learners

NEW! Is That FAKE News?


Just How Do We Elect A President?

Anti-Bullying Resources




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Bell Ringers!

In the News!
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Mrs. Portulaca Purpilopilis

and the Purple Adventure Goggles


New:The COLOR GAMES!

The Wooden Cookie Box Story The Wooden Cookie Box


DBQ Activities!



Facts to Wow your Friends!(Check out Women's History, Ireland and World Book Day Factoids!




Calendar Specific Resources!NEW



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






Teaching Ideas!



Webquests!


(New: Sample Iditarod Webquest!)

Geography Activities



Purpleannie's Travels

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Crossword Puzzles!

Short Reads of interest


Dive into Career Choices



Teaching Tips A-Z


Great websites!


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History For Kids

Tween Tribune-News Stories for Student

DogoNews: Fodder for Young Minds

Time for Kids-Around the World

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OpenClipart.com

BBC Website for Kids

Purple Turtle EBOOKS!

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The official U.S. time - snapshot


PUMPKIN PATCH FUN!

LEARN ABOUT PUMPKINS WITH THIS FUN CYBERHUNT!
1. The name pumpkin originated from the Greek word for "large melon" which is "pepon." The French turned the word into "pompon." The English changed "pompon" to "Pumpion". What are three popular stories where pumpkins are mentioned? ____________ , _______________ and _____________ Find the answer at this site:http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/pumpkins/history.html

2. Pumpkins are in the same family which includes squash and cucumbers. They are considered a fruit and not a vegetable. Pumpkins date back to 7000 to 5500 BC , to the Central American country of _________________. Where is the the self proclaimed "Pumpkin Capital of the World"?________________ Which company that makes lots of canned pumpkin is found in this city?_________________Find the answers at this site:Pumpkin Nook.

Check out the entire Pumpkin Webquest with seven informative text webquestions and five extension activities at my TpT Store:Pumpkin Fun: Informativwe Webquest and extension activities




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