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RED 6545 Group 4 - North America Year 5

Provides various information on the topic of North America for Year 5 curriculum

QUICK TIPS FOR TEACHERS: TOPIC - North America (Year 5) Life Cycles of Frogs, Dragonflies, and Butterflies. This lesson deepens students' understanding of the similarities and differences in the life cycles of organisms.

Life Cycles of Frogs, Dragonflies, and Butterflies

The lesson begins with a reading of Eric Carle's The Very Hungry Caterpillar Next, students use a video to study the developmental stages of frogs, dragonflies, and butterflies. They compare insect and frog life cycles to each other and to the stages of human development discussed in the previous lesson, App Exception: Where Do Chicks Come From? (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 1) (9780064452120): Amy E. Sklansky, Pam Paparone: Books. Life Cycles. Animal Life Cycles by StudyJams. WatchKnowLearn ratings are intentionally harsher than what you might find on YouTube, for example.

Animal Life Cycles by StudyJams

Most of our videos have been imported by people who want to use them with kids, not by the creators of the videos. We take a hard-nosed attitude toward quality. Life cycle - Turtle Diary. 10 Ready-to-Go Resources for Teaching Life Cycles. Life cycles are one of the great science concepts taught somewhere in every school's science curriculum.

10 Ready-to-Go Resources for Teaching Life Cycles

In my school, we look at the life cycles of plants and crayfish in my third grade class, while other grades study the life cycles of chickens, butterflies, and fish. I have been teaching about the plants and crayfish for over a decade now, and I am always looking for new and creative ways to engage my students without having to reinvent the wheel. This week I'm sharing with you some of my favorite resources to teach life cycles.

The best part about these resources is that they are easy-to-use and they help teach essential knowledge — no reinventing needed! 1. Science, Butterfly Life Cycle and Frog Life Cycles. Learning Resources. Amazon. Amazon. Amazon. Amazon. Life cycle - Turtle Diary. Sheppard Software's Life-Cycles: Learn about different animal life-cycles. Animals: Facts, Pictures, and Videos. Thomas Elementary Art: 4th Grade Totem Poles. Totem poles, Totems and Native american on Pinterest. Collaboration Cuties: Totem Tale- A Native American Tall Tale {Social Studies Mentor Text} We are here again to share another mentor text!

Collaboration Cuties: Totem Tale- A Native American Tall Tale {Social Studies Mentor Text}

This week's subject is social studies. As I've said before, my goal for next year is to do a lot of integration of science and social studies into language arts. Totem Poles. Informational (nonfiction) 659 words, Level N (Grade 2).

This is a great online resource that provides various books and short texts for students of all reading levels (reception - year 6). Requires a membership to login, but for a small fee it is well worth the money! – red6545group4

What kind of tree trunk can tell a story?

Totem Poles

One that's been carved into a totem pole! In this informational book, readers will learn in what parts of the United States totem poles are found, why they are used and by whom, and how totem poles are carved. Photographs of totem poles, and of figures found on totem poles, enhance the text. Photo Credits. Barnesandnoble. What Is a Totem Pole? Totem poles are sculptures carved from large trees, such as the Western Red Cedar.

What Is a Totem Pole?

In North America, totem poles are part of the cultures of many indigenous peoples of Alaska, British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest. Totem poles serve many purposes beyond their beauty, and their meanings are as varied as the cultures that make them.

This is an excellent resource for teacher to obtain more information and background knowledge on educating students on the history and art of Noth American totem poles – red6545group4

Amazon. Totem Poles: Pat Kramer: 9781894974448: Books. Totem Poles *** Totem Poles - A Sign of Affluence Totem poles a sign of affluence, a display of wealth.

Totem Poles ***

They were expensive and time consuming to construct requiring significant manpower in their construction and erection, which is why they are generally found near the houses of Native American chiefs. A totem pole in front of a Native Indian's home would show the ancestry and the social rank of the family. They validated the powerful rights and privileges that the family held. Locations of Totem Poles The locations of totem poles vary. Northwest Coast totem pole myths. The term "totem pole" refers to the tall cedar poles with multiple figures carved by Native people of the northern Northwest Coast.

Northwest Coast totem pole myths

Several different types of monumental poles include: house frontal poles placed against the house front, often serving as doorways of houses; carved interior house posts that support roof beams, and free standing memorial poles placed in front of houses to honor deceased chiefs. Mortuary poles made in the nineteenth century housed the coffins of important people in a niche at the top. Carved of red cedar logs, the figures on totem poles are inherited crests, which identify the pole owners and tell their family histories. Although totem poles have become a symbol of all Northwest Coast Native people and their use has spread to neighboring tribes through the years, tall multiple-figure poles were first made only by the northern Northwest Coast Haida, Tlingit, and Tsimshian peoples in Southeast Alaska and British Columbia. Star House Pole TOTEM POLE PITTS RIVER MUSEUM. Totem Pole by PittRiversound. Making the Totem Pole by PittRiversound. Totem pole facts. Looking at Totem Poles by STEWART (Hilary): U Washington 9780295972596 PAPERBACK, paper edition Later printing. - LOUIS COLLINS BOOKS.

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Looking at Totem Poles by STEWART (Hilary): U Washington 9780295972596 PAPERBACK, paper edition Later printing. - LOUIS COLLINS BOOKS

Ratings History Terms of Sale: Totem pole animal meanings. Gonzagateach - Native American Legends - Text Set. How to Make A Totem Pole.

This is a great video to show students before they begin creating their totem poles. It provides step-by-step directions on how to build a totem pole out of colored construction paper. – red6545group4

Amazing Totem poles.

This video could be shown when initially introducing the lesson on totem poles to help students visually imagine and understand the concept of a totem pole. Additionally, this would be a great resource for inspiring students' ideas and creativity when they go to create their own totem poles. – red6545group4

Telling Stories Through Totem Poles.

This video would be most suitable for students of a second language (ELs) or have various learning disabilities, as it provides visually written text to coincide with the audio description of the video. The examples demonstrate the process and types of totem poles created based on one's geographical background - Alaskan totem poles versus the rest of the Northwest styled totem poles. – red6545group4

Teach Kids About Totem Poles - Amy's Mythic Mornings.

This video is a great visual aid for students with learning disabilities or speak another language (ELs). It is also appropriate for students of various learning style preferences (visual learners, auditory learners, etc.) – red6545group4

Totem Poles - Talking Trees.

This video provides insightful ideas and options for students creating their own totem poles. – red6545group4

Native American Totem Poles.

This would be an excellent introductory video when first explaining the art and history of totem poles. It provides great information on the culture and geographical regions of North America where Native Americans mostly constructed totem poles. – red6545group4

Liberty's Kids - The Complete Series: Walter Cronkite, Billy Crystal, Dustin Hoffman, Michael Douglas, Whoopi Goldberg, Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Annette Benning, Various: Movies & TV. The American Revolutionary War: Keeping Independence Part 1: The American Independent Spirit. The American Revolutionary War: Keeping Independence Part 1: The American Independent Spirit The American Revolutionary War did not begin with the "Shot Heard 'Round the World" (the battles of Lexington and Concord).

The American Revolutionary War: Keeping Independence Part 1: The American Independent Spirit

LIBERTY! . Chronicle of the Revolution. Preparing For The Oath: U.S. History And Civics For Citizenship. Liberty or Death: The American Revolution: 1763-1783 (American Story (Hardcover)): Betsy Maestro, Giulio Maestro joi: 9780688088026: Books. Magic Tree House #22: Revolutionary: Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca: 9780679890683: Books. American Revolution: A Nonfiction Companion to Revolutionary War on Wednesday (Magic Tree House Research Guide Series) (9780375823794): Mary Pope Osborne, Natalie Pope Boyce, Sal Murdocca: Books. Pictures of the Revolutionary War. National Archives and Records Administration Washington, DC 20408 Cover Photograph: Bunker Hill. Cropped from item 15. 148-GW-448. How to Order. Liberty!: How the Revolutionary War Began (Landmark Books): Lucille Recht Penner, David Wenzel: 9780375822001: Books. My Brother Sam Is Dead: James Lincoln Collier, Christopher Collier: 8601401219446: Books.

George vs. George: The American Revolution As Seen from Both Sides: Rosalyn Schanzer: 9781426300424: Books. The American Revolution for Kids: A History with 21 Activities (For Kids series): Janis Herbert: 9781556524561: Books. Can't You Make Them Behave, King George?: Jean Fritz, Margot Tomes: 9780698114029: Books. Colonial America for Kids: The Thirteen Colonies. History >> Colonial America The United States was formed from thirteen British colonies in 1776. Many of these colonies had been around for well over 100 years including the first colony of Virginia which was founded in 1607.

See below for a map of the thirteen original colonies. What is a colony? Declaration of Independence Facts and Information for Kids. This worksheet has a free sample available. Download the sample here » Download This Sample This sample is exclusively for KidsKonnect Basic members! To download this worksheet, click the button below to signup for free (it only takes a minute) and you'll be brought right back to this page to start the download! Sign Up. If You Lived at the Time of the American Revolution: Kay Moore, Daniel O'Leary: 9780590674447: Books. North America Map / Geography of North America / Map of North America. North America History Anthropologists believe that North America's initial inhabitants arrived around 40,000 years ago by traversing the Bering Strait. Some experts feel that by using primitive boats, early man also migrated down the Pacific coast to South America; that debate continues.

There is scientific evidence connecting indigenous Americans to Asian peoples, specifically from the eastern Siberian populations. Indigenous peoples of the Americas have been linked to North Asian populations by linguistic dialects and blood types. Major Languages of the Americas - National Geographic Society. 1. Have students identify major languages spoken in the Americas. Distribute the worksheet Major Languages of the Americas and have students work together to create appropriate symbols for each language; for example, E for English, D for Dutch, Da for Danish, and CH for Caribbean Hindustani. 2.

Have students map major languages spoken in the Americas.Have students use construction paper or paper, crayons, and markers to make the symbols, cut them out, and place them on the appropriate countries on one of the large maps of the Americas from the Americas MapMaker Kit. 3. Have a whole-class discussion about the relationship between the distribution of modern languages and the colonial history of the Americas. North America Land and Resources. North America - Natural Resources. Top Crop - National Geographic Society. [BBC Technology Documentary] Renewable Energy - NEW+ Science Documentary HD. National Geographic Kids - United States.

The 13 Colonies: Developing Economy & Overseas Trade. USA for Kids - American Food. EIA Kids - Electricity in the U.S. U.S. EIA - Field Trips. National Geographic Kids - Canada. Food in Canada - Canadian Food, Canadian Cuisine - traditional, popular, dishes, recipe, diet, history, common, meals, people, favorite. Canadian Geographic.

Kids Club – Office of Energy Efficiency. National Geographic Kids - Mexico.   Kids Encyclopedia. Food in Mexico - Mexican Food, Mexican Cuisine - traditional, popular, dishes, recipe, diet, history, common, meals, rice. Paddle-to-the-Sea by Holling Clancy Holling. Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan. Geography from A to Z: A Picture Glossary by Jack Knowlton. Intermediate Reading (3-4) Geography.