martes, 12 de junio de 2018

Social Science Unit 4

Here are a few links to help you discover
what more than 70% of 
the Earth's surface
is covered with.
Welcome to THE BIG BLUE...

Natural Science Unit 6

ANIMALS and PEOPLE
Here are some links related to
NS Unit 6 and the relationships
between humans and other species.
(Click on these images to enlarge them.)

TIPS for UNIT 6 POSTER PROJECT
SOME INFORMATION THAT YOU CAN INCLUDE IN YOUR POSTER/PRESENTATION FOR UNIT 6
à  Why do humans raise / keep this animal? (ie.—What do we get from the animal?)
à  Which country or continent has /produces the biggest number of this animal?
à  When and where did humans start to raise these animals?
à  Which technological advances have affected how we raise / keep these animals?
à  What are some of the steps involved in raising / taking care of these animals?  (ex.—milking cows, collecting eggs from hens, etc.)

- scientific classifications and a description of the animal                                                                          RUBRIC
- benefits for human beings
- brief history of relationship between the animals and people OR detailed description of the present relationship
- images / title / clean and orderly writing, cutting and pasting
- (for the oral presentation) memorize [more or less] and understand the information on your poster
- (for the oral presentation) ask and answer questions about your project

Social Science Unit 3

UNIT 3 - AIR
Click on these links to find out more
about AIR and OUR ATMOSPHERE.

Natural Science UNIT 1

NS Unit 1 - Your Body
Here are some links you can click on
to practice your knowledge of
the Human Body and its parts,
functions and processes.


miércoles, 2 de mayo de 2018

SOCIAL SCIENCE UNITS 7 and 8

THE LINKS FOR SS UNITS 7 and 8 
ARE THOSE LINKS THAT
BEGIN WITH THE LETTER "D"
IN THE SCIENCE SECTION
IN THE COLUMN TO THE RIGHT. ==>
START FROM THE BOTTOM AND GO TO THE TOP.
READ, WATCH AND PLAY AS MANY OF 
THE JOBS AND WORK SECTORS LINKS AS YOU CAN.  
THEY ARE PERFECT REVISION MATERIAL 
AND MORE FUN THAN A BARREL OF MONKEYS!
YOU CAN, AS ALWAYS, CLICK ON THESE IMAGES TO ENLARGE THEM.
NOW, GET TO WORK!

lunes, 12 de marzo de 2018

jueves, 1 de marzo de 2018

Social Science Unit 6

Villages, Towns and Cities
Here are some links to explain further some concepts from
Social Science Unit 6 - Villages, Towns and Cities
TOWN PLANNER GAME @ http://www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/education/wwww/buildings/standard/game1/index.shtml
IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR CITY TO INCLUDE ON YOUR POSTER:
- the state where the city is located.
- the population of the city.
- a simple description of the landscape of the city and its surrounding areas. 
(rivers? lakes? coast? flat? mountain? etc.)
- a simple description of the general climate where the city is located.
- two or three of the major sights or monuments you can visit in the city.
- one or two of the typical foods you can buy and eat in the city.
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OTHER INFORMATION YOU CAN INCLUDE:
- the public transport services the city offers 
(Is there a train station/airport/Underground train/etc.?)
- a quick reference to one or two of the city’s professional sporting teams 
(Is there a sports arena?  Which sports are popular?)
- the green spaces that you can find in or near the city 
(Are there parks? nature reserves? hiking/bike trails? etc.)
- the state or country flag (small image)
- one or two famous people who were born in the city.
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WEB PAGE TO USE FOR FINDING INFORMATION:
Profiles of the 50 Largest Cities of the United States

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(example…)
CITY:  Waupun 
STATE:  Wisconsin
POPULATION:  16,076 inhabitants
LANDSCAPE:  Waupun was founded along the Rock River.  It is on a flat landscape with a few, small hills.  
It is located near the Horicon Marsh Nature Reserve.
CLIMATE:  Wisconsin has a temperate climate.   The summers are short and hot, and the winters are long 
and cold, usually with a lot of snow and ice.
SIGHTS AND ATTRACTIONS:  There are several city parks to visit, and THE END OF THE TRAIL statue 
is the city’s most famous monument.  Near Waupun, you can go hiking or canoeing.
FOOD:  Most of the restaurants in Waupun serve typical American dishes, like hamburgers and pizzas.  
On Friday evenings, some local restaurants offer and all-you-can-eat fish fry dinner.
SPORTS:  The Waupun High School sports teams are called the Waupun Warriors.  
They compete in American football, soccer, basketball, ice hockey, softball, baseball, tennis and other sports.
FAMOUS PEOPLE:  ___________________ and ____________________ were born in Waupun, WI.

lunes, 12 de febrero de 2018

NATURAL SCIENCE UNIT 5

INVERTEBRATES
A sneak preview of NS Unit 5.
Visit these links and find out about 97 percent 
of all the animals in the world.
No bones about it.
            


viernes, 19 de enero de 2018

Social Science Unit 5

LANDSCAPES
Here are a few RED links to help you revise the vocabulary
and concepts of Social Science Unit 5.