Jackson Elementary School

for classes

Thanksgiving Resources

Scholastic and Plimoth Plantation site

http://www.scholastic.com/scholastic_thanksgiving/

 

Plimoth Plantation: Thanksgiving

https://www.plimoth.org/learn/just-kids/homework-help/thanksgiving

 

Plimoth Plantation: Talk like a Pilgrim

https://www.plimoth.org/learn/just-kids/talk-pilgrim

 

Plimoth Plantation: Interactive "You Are the Historian"

https://www.plimoth.org/learn/MRL/interact/thanksgiving-interactive-you-are-historian

3rd grade: reindeer

3rd grade: snowflakes

Snowflake Bentley: The Official Web Site of Wilson A. Bentley

http://snowflakebentley.com/index.htm

This site, owned and operated by the Jericho (Vermont) Historical Society, includes Wilson Bentley's biography, an online exhibit of his work, and snowflake resources.

 

NOAA Photo Archive

http://www.photolib.noaa.gov/nws/newsnowice1.html

This site, from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), reproduces many of Bentley's photographs.

 

Snow Crystals.com

http://snowcrystals.com/

This web site, created by a professor of physics at CalTech University, offers beautiful photographs and the latest snowflake research.

4th grade: biomes

The World’s Biomes
The University of California Museum of Paleontology
http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/glossary/gloss5/biome/

 

What’s It like where You Live?
Missouri
Botantical Garden
http://www.mbgnet.net/index.html  

5th grade: Explorers

All about Explorers
Site by... hmm... Check the authors!
Test your knowledge and information literacy skills with this unusual site.
http://allaboutexplorers.com/