Free Lapbooks, Bible Lapbook Lapbook Lessons is a website that is dedicated to helping you find just the right materials and resources you need to enhance your lessons. Labooking is a fairly new teaching tool that provides children with creative ways to learn. If you've never heard of Lapbooking, you might want to check out our Member Forums or watch a couple of our video demonstrations to see exactly how to fold everything. Science Teaching Resources Welcome to Laura Candler's Science File Cabinet. Here you'll find dozens of free printables and helpful website links for the upper elementary or middle school science classroom. The resources and links on this page are organized into the following categories. Click each heading to jump directly to a topic. Featured General Science Freebies More General Science Resources
15 YouTube Channels of Fun Science for Kids Amazingly, YouTube has become a good source of educational materials. We have been using YouTube more and more for fun learning materials. We shared 6 YouTube Channels for Hands-on Science Experiments You Can Do at Home. Today we share YouTube channels of fun science facts, explanations, and news. Bill Nye: although the channel has not been updated for couple years, the content already there is enough for kids to explore. I like that the video titles tell you exactly what the videos are about, making it easy to look around. How to Plan a Lapbook A Step by Step Guide Once you understand the basics of lapbooking, you can easily plan your own lapbook to match whatever topic you are studying. You don't need to buy a kit, so you save money. And you can custom design the lapbook to reflect your children's interests and educational needs. So grab a pad and a pen (or print my lapbook planner page), and let's start planning.
The Universe - Curriculum Center An activity you can use in the classroom In the 1920s astronomer Edwin Hubble used the red shift of the spectra of stars to determine that the universe was expanding. By carefully observing the light from galaxies at different distances from Earth, he determined that the farther something was from Earth, the faster it seemed to be moving away. How to Make Notebooking Pages Video Tutorials I've had lots of requests over the years asking how I make notebooking pages and what program I use. I use Power Point 2008 to create my notebooking pages. I have an Apple computer, however, I'm sure that many of the features they use are the same on a PC. If you have any questions or comments please let me know. I hope you enjoy the tutorial.
Free India Learning Packet - Homeschool Den This year we are again studying world cultures in our homeschool. We are focusing on Asia and just started our unit on India. I made a packet for the kids to add to their history notebooks which covers the geography of India, some basic facts (population, capital, etc.) and things like that. It’s 20 pages long and includes answers to the various sheets that the kids and I will be going over. If you are interested you are welcome to download the India Learning Packet We are using a variety of resources along with our unit, we have about 15 or 20 books checked out from the libary and I’ll share those as we use the, but in the meantime here’s a rough schedule of readings I wrote up to follow in the next few weeks.
Timeline Notebooking Pages Today’s free notebooking printables are one page timelines which are perfect for arranging facts about a person’s life in chronological orderlisting events during a period of historyoutlining the plot of a work of literaturebrainstorming a narrative (for creative writing) There is a six event page and an eight event page plus other pages that add on a beginning and ending event to the entire sequence. These graphic organizers are perfect when you want to use a timeline as narration of a lesson or unit study. Notice that I added small arrows to indicate the order of the events along the vertical timeline. This means that the boxes are to be read from left to right, top to bottom.
100 Engineering Projects For Kids - The Homeschool Scientist The Homeschool Scientist You are here: Home / Experiments / engineering / 100 Engineering Projects For Kids 100 Engineering Projects For Kids Learning American History Through Movies & Free Timeline Movie Homeschooling I could not find a chronological list of movies of American History so I made the one below. First I created a timeline from 1630 to 2000 into 12 eras and listed the most important people and events. (You can download a 8.5×11 printable version below. ) Then I found period movies for each time period listed below (I will continue to add to this list). Table of Contents - MathOps Worksheets Worksheets Worksheets Worksheets Worksheets