Additional Resources for Inquire Elementary Student Edition

Here is a list of additional resources for Inquire Elementary School. These resources include great links to Web sites, articles, videos, and much more that supports what you are learning.

Inquire Additional Resources

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Web page: A Dead Language That’s Very Much Alive, NY Times

Web site: Getting started on Classical Latin, The Open University

Video: Learning Latin: Lesson 1 - An Inflected Language, YouTube

Web page: Greek language, Encyclopædia Britannica

Web page: Greek alphabet (Ελληνικό αλφάβητο), Omniglot

Video: Greek Language Translations, YouTube

Web site: Languages > Greek, BBC

Web site: Visitor Information Guide to Fossils in Utah, Utah Geological Survey

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Web site: "How to Start a Butterfly Garden...." NABA Butterfly Garden and Habitat Program

Web page: Butterfly Gardening, The Butterfly WebSite

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Web page: Epictetus, GoodReads

Web site: Penpal News

Web site: Student Letter Exchange

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Web page: Harriet Tubman: Civil War Spy, National Geographic Kids

Web site: Harriet Tubman, Biography, A&E

Web page: Steve Jobs Biography for Kids – Founder of Apple, MrNussbaum.com

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Web page: Gary Paulsen, Goodreads

Web page: Gary Paulsen's Latest, Scholastic

Web page: Hatchet, Scholastic

Web page: Dogsong, Goodreads

Web page: The Winter Room, Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site

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Web site: Summer Jobs+, U.S. Dept. of Labor

Web page: 10 Great Summer Jobs For Teens, Forbes

Web site: Youth Service America, (ages 5-25)

Web site: Youth Volunteer Corps, (ages 11-18)

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Web site: Bugs, National Geographic

Web site: BugGuide

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Web page: Benjamin S. Bloom, Goodreads

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Web site: Her Majesty the Queen, The British Monarchy, Official Website

Video: HM The Queen Elizabeth - Her True Story, YouTube

Web site: Hermit-Crabs.com

Video: Hermit Crab Shell Change, YouTube

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Web site: American Revolution, Ducksters

Web site: Liberty: The American Revolution, PBS

Web site: Reptile, Fact Monster

Web site: Amphibian, Fact Monster

Web site: Reptiles and Amphibians, Smithsonian National Zoological Park

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Web page: Wolves, foxes, and relatives - Canidae, BioKIDS

Web page: Family Canidae, Cyber Zoomobile (at web.archive.org)

Web page: Concussion, Ducksters

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Web page: Ten Fun Facts About Bikes, National Geographic Kids

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Web page (with audio): Saxophone, Instrument, DSO Kids

Web page: Scads of Scooters, Fact Monster

Video: Make your own rain barrel, YouTube

Web page: The Top Ten Longest U.S. Suspension Bridges, Infoplease

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Web page: The Light of Liberty, National Geographic Kids

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Web page: Albert Einstein Biography

Web directory: Einstein for Kids, About.com

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Web page: Amelia Earhart's Legacy Remembered, Infoplease

Video: Amelia Earhart - Mini Biography, A&E

Video: A Famous First, Time for Kids

Web page: Quiz Your Noodle: Women in the Spotlight, National Geographic Kids

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Web page: Make a Kite, National Geographic

Web directory: Home > Fun and Games > Kites, Cybersleuth Kids

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Web directory: National Poetry Month, Fact Monster

Web page: Glossary of Poetry Terms, Infoplease

Web page: Riddles, Ducksters

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Web page: Time, Fact Monster

Web page: Clock, Infoplease

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Web page: Saying You're Sorry, KidsHealth

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Web directory: United States Population, Fact Monster

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Video: Recycling for Kids with Waste Management's Mr. Cool Can, YouTube

Web page: Recycle Roundup (game), National Geographic Kids

Web page: Recycling for Kids, Science Kids

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Web page: Ocean Currents, Geography for Kids

Web page: Roman Numerals, UpToTen.com

Web catalog: Folk Art Craft and Lessons, KinderArt

Video: History > Native Americans, National Geographic Kids

Web site: Weather Words, Weather Wiz Kids

Web page: Civil War: Make Your Own Hardtack and Johnny Cake, Wikipedia

Web page (with videos): 10 of the best paper plane designs, Kidspot

Web page: Scatter Plot, Math Is Fun

Web site: Easy guitar songs for beginners and kids: Tabs @ GuitarNick.com

Web site: Biographies of Famous Historical People and Famous People, Kid Info

Web page: The Top 100 Influential Figures in American History, The Altantic

Web page: Popular Poets for Kids, PBS Parents

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Web page: Scare Away Stage Fright, ArtsEdge, The Kennedy Center

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Web page: Basic ASL:  First 100 Signs, Lifeprint.com

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Web page: Capitol Building, Michigan.org

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Web site: Kidblog.org

Web page: 6 Free Sites for Creating Your Own Comics, Mashable

Web site: Kid Fan Fiction, George Mason U.

Web page: Forget Word: 13 Online Word Processors, Mashable

Web page: Photo Sharing, SurfNetKids

Web site: Kid-Cast.com (podcasting site)

Web page: 3 Great Websites For Kids to Create Their Own Slideshows and Learn In the Process, wiki.answers.com

Web page: The Best Social Networks for Kids Under 13, Time

Web page: Video Editing Software for Children, eHow

Web page: How to Create a Wiki, SurfNetKids

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Web page: Typing Games, Fun to Type

Web page: Dance Mat Typing, BBC

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Web page: A Brief History of Recess, U of Florida

 

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Web page: Tips for Better Test Taking, Study Guides and Strategies

Web page: Test Stress: 10 Terrific Test-Taking Tips, PBS

Web page: Key Words for Test Taking, Quizlet

Video: Test-Taking Hints, YouTube

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Web page: Unpacking Writing Prompts, Scholastic

Web page: The Great Lakes, Environmental Protection Agency

Web site: Great Lakes Project, The Nature Conservancy 

Video: Incredible by Any Measure . . . The Great Lakes, YouTube

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Web page: Unpacking Writing Prompts, Scholastic

Web page: The Great Lakes, Environmental Protection Agency

Web site: Great Lakes Project, The Nature Conservancy 

Video: Incredible by Any Measure . . . The Great Lakes, YouTube

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Web page: Unpacking Writing Prompts, Scholastic

Web page: The Great Lakes, Environmental Protection Agency

Web site: Great Lakes Project, The Nature Conservancy 

Video: Incredible by Any Measure . . . The Great Lakes, YouTube

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Web page: Moon, Fact Monster

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Web page: Tour de France, Infoplease

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Web page: World Biomes and Ecosystems, Duckster

Web page: Major Biomes of the World, Fact Monster

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Web page: Peregrine Falcon Facts and Pictures, National Geographic Kids

Web page: The stuff of dreams, ScienceNews for Kids

Web page: The Meaning of Dreams, Kidzworld

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Web page: Benjamin Franklin, scientist, Infoplease

Web page: An In-Depth Look at School Recess, Playworks

Web catalog: Just for Kids > African Links, California Academy of Sciences

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Web page: Book Report Wizard, Corey Green

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Web page: How to Read a Poem, Scholastic

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Video: Mammals, Giraffes, National Geographic Kids

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Web page: Punctuation Practice, Time for Kids

Web page: Punctuation Games for Kids, FunEnglishGames.com

Web page: Punctuation Rules

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Web page: What Is a Shooting Star? Universe Today

Web page: Meteoroid Facts for Kids, Science Kids

Web page: Wishing on a meteorite! KidsAstronomy.com

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Web page: Basic Color Theory, Color Matters

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Web page: Statue of Liberty, National Parks Service

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Web page: Basic Color Theory, Color Matters

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Slide Show: The Media Time Machine, Slideshare

Web site: Today's Front Pages, Newseum

Web page: Digital Classroom, Newseum

Web page: How to Analyze a Newspaper Article, Understanding Media

Video: The History of Typography

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Slide Show: The Media Time Machine, Slideshare

Web site: Today's Front Pages, Newseum

Web page: Digital Classroom, Newseum

Web page: How to Analyze a Newspaper Article, Understanding Media

Video: The History of Typography

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Web site: Don't Buy It, PBS Kids

Web page: The Language of Persuasion

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Web site: Internet Basics Bee

Web site: Basic Internet Safety, NetSmartz

Web site: Online Safety, Kids.gov

Video: Cyberbulling PSA, YouTube

 

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Search Engine: Search Results for "llama wool"

Search Engine: Ducksters by Google 

Search Engine: Ask.com Kids 

Web page: Kid's Search Engine Tips

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Search Engine: Search Results for "llama wool"

Search Engine: Ducksters by Google 

Search Engine: Ask.com Kids 

Web page: Kid's Search Engine Tips

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Web site: KidsChat.net

Web page: Kidzworld chat

 

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Web site: Kidblog

Web page: Safety tips on blogging, Microsoft Safety & Security Center

Web page: How to: Help Your Child Set Up a Blog, Mashable

Web site: Wikipedia

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Web site: Facebook

Web site: Flickr

Web site: Wikimedia

Web site: Whyville

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Web page: Webonauts Internet Academy, PBS (game)

Web page: Wikispaces

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Web page: Interactives for Kids, Finance in the Classroom

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Web page: Jobs for Kids, Kidzworld

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Web page: Money, Kids.gov

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Web page: Financial Documents You Should Have, Infoplease

Web page: Safety Rules for the Internet, Cybersleuth-Kids

Web page: Internet Safety Guide, Fact Monster

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Web page: Managing Money: Create a Budget, PBS Kids

Web page: Savvy Stuff: Budget Worksheets, MoneyAndStuff.info

Web page: Savings Safari - Bank Accounts For Kids, About.com

Web directory: Career Guide, Fact Monster

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Web page: Raising Tadpoles, About.com

Video: Creating a Tadpole Habitat, Discovery

Video: Frog Life Cycle Animation

Video: Tadpoles, National Geographic

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Web page: Raising Tadpoles, About.com

Video: Creating a Tadpole Habitat, Discovery

Video: Frog Life Cycle Animation

Video: Tadpoles, National Geographic

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Web page: Raising Tadpoles, About.com

Video: Creating a Tadpole Habitat, Discovery

Video: Frog Life Cycle Animation

Video: Tadpoles, National Geographic

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Web page: Raising Tadpoles, About.com

Video: Creating a Tadpole Habitat, Discovery

Video: Frog Life Cycle Animation

Video: Tadpoles, National Geographic

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Web page: Raising Tadpoles, About.com

Video: Creating a Tadpole Habitat, Discovery

Video: Frog Life Cycle Animation

Video: Tadpoles, National Geographic

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Web page: Raising Tadpoles, About.com

Video: Creating a Tadpole Habitat, Discovery

Video: Frog Life Cycle Animation

Video: Tadpoles, National Geographic

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Web page: Raising Tadpoles, About.com

Video: Creating a Tadpole Habitat, Discovery

Video: Frog Life Cycle Animation

Video: Tadpoles, National Geographic

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Web page: The Learning Toolbox - 5W's & 1H

Web page: The 5 W's and an H Challenge, The New York Times

Video: The 5 W's of a Story, Flocabulary

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Web page: Five Senses Facts

Web page: The Five Senses, KIDS Discover

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Web site: Online Mind Map, Bubble.us

Web site: Mind-Map Maker, Coggle.it

Web page: Clustering in Writing

Web page: Guide to Freewriting

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Web page: Simile, English Club

Web page: Metaphor, English Club

Web page: Personification, Poetry4Kids

Video: Similes and Metaphors by the Bazillions, YouTube

Web page: Similes and Metaphors, BrainPOP

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Web page: Coloring Calendars, Education World

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Web page: Native Americans, Fast Facts, Kids Konnect

Web page: Native American Pictures, National Geographic Kids

Web page: School in China, Scholastic

Web page: Asteroid Impacts: 10 Biggest Known Hits, National Geographic 

Web page: World's Most Beautiful City Parks, Travel and Leisure

Web page: The World's Most Beautiful National Parks, Forbes

Web page: Dogs' Dazzling Sense of Smell, Nova

Web page: USPTO For Kids, USPTO.gov

Web page: A Young Inventor's Guide to Trademarks and Patents, Marcaria

Web page: The Connection Between Music and Emotion, Educational CyberPlayGround

Web page: Only Human: Why Does Music Move Us So? National Geographic

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Web page: Cherokee Indians, Indians.org

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Slide show: Primary and Secondary Sources, Slideshare

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Web page: Note Cards, Kentucky Virtual Library

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Web page: 5 Tips for Effective Digital Note Taking, Lifehack

Web page: Trail of Tears, Kids Konnect

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Slide Show: Narrative Writing, SlideShare.net

Activity: Using Narrative Strategies

Video: Plot Elements, Flocabulary

Video: Five Elements of a Story, Flocabulary

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Web site: Poetry Foundation

Web site: Poetry.org

Web site: Young Poets Network

Web page: Young Poets

Web page: Poetry Types

Web page: Interactive Tour of Ellis Island, Scholastic

Video: Figurative Language (Wordplay), Flocabulary

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Web site: Poetry Foundation

Web site: Poetry.org

Web site: Young Poets Network

Web page: Young Poets

Web page: Poetry Types

Web page: Interactive Tour of Ellis Island, Scholastic

Video: Figurative Language (Wordplay), Flocabulary

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Web page: MythBusters Lab, Discovery for Kids

Web page: Lab Report Template

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Web page: MythBusters Lab, Discovery for Kids

Web page: Lab Report Template

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Web page: On Paragraphs, Purdue OWL

Web page: Essays, Purdue OWL

Video: Transitions, Flocabulary

Video: How to Write a Thesis for Beginners, YouTube

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Web page: On Paragraphs, Purdue OWL

Web page: Essays, Purdue OWL

Video: Transitions, Flocabulary

Video: How to Write a Thesis for Beginners, YouTube

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Web page: Interactive Persuasion Map, ReadWriteThink

Web page: Sample Persuasive Essays

Video: Persuasive Language, Flocabulary

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Web page: Interactive Persuasion Map, ReadWriteThink

Web page: Sample Persuasive Essays

Video: Persuasive Language, Flocabulary

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Web page: Interactive Persuasion Map, ReadWriteThink

Web page: Sample Persuasive Essays

Video: Persuasive Language, Flocabulary

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Web site: ChartGo (Online Graph Maker)

Web site: Online Chart Tool

Web site: Data Graphs (Bar, Line, Pie), Math Is Fun

Web site: NCES Graph Makers

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Web site: ChartGo (Online Graph Maker)

Web site: Online Chart Tool

Web site: Data Graphs (Bar, Line, Pie), Math Is Fun

Web site: NCES Graph Makers

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Web site: ChartGo (Online Graph Maker)

Web site: Online Chart Tool

Web site: Data Graphs (Bar, Line, Pie), Math Is Fun

Web site: NCES Graph Makers

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Web site: ChartGo (Online Graph Maker)

Web site: Online Chart Tool

Web site: Data Graphs (Bar, Line, Pie), Math Is Fun

Web site: NCES Graph Makers

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Web page: 9 Podcasts for Kids, Scholastic

Web page: KidsCast Podcasts

Web site: Audacity (Podcast Technology)

Web site: GarageBand (Podcast Technology - Apple Products)

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Web page: 9 Podcasts for Kids, Scholastic

Web page: KidsCast Podcasts

Web site: Audacity (Podcast Technology)

Web site: GarageBand (Podcast Technology - Apple Products)

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Web page: KidsVid

Web site: BrainPOP

Web site: Animoto (Movie and Share Movies)

Web site: iMovie (Apple only)

 

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Web page: KidsVid

Web site: BrainPOP

Web site: Animoto (Movie and Share Movies)

Web site: iMovie (Apple only)

 

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Video: Fiction vs. Nonfiction, Flocabulary

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Web page: Comic Creator, ReadWriteThink

Web site: Make Beliefs Comix

Web site: Witty Comics

Web site: ArtisanCam

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Web page: Comic Creator, ReadWriteThink

Web site: Make Beliefs Comix

Web site: Witty Comics

Web site: ArtisanCam

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Web page: Building an Approximate Scale Model, Teach Engineering

Video: Amazing Train Scale Model, YouTube

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Web page: Building an Approximate Scale Model, Teach Engineering

Video: Amazing Train Scale Model, YouTube

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Web site: Glogster

Example Glog: Glogster Tips

Example Glog: The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

Web site: Platonic Solids

 

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Web site: Glogster

Example Glog: Glogster Tips

Example Glog: The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

Web site: Platonic Solids

 

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Web page: Tips and Topics for Student Bloggers

Web page: 15 Blogging Tips for Students and Teachers

Web site: Kidblog

Web page: The Slant Book, Library of Congress Collections

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Web page: Tips and Topics for Student Bloggers

Web page: 15 Blogging Tips for Students and Teachers

Web site: Kidblog

Web page: The Slant Book, Library of Congress Collections

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