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by missionsmom
Thu Jun 07, 2007 10:53 pm
Forum: Ideas - Exploring Countries and Cultures
Topic: Weeks 14-15 France
Replies: 24
Views: 17479

Posted: Thu Mar 22, 2007 9:15 am Post subject: New ECC ideas I wanted to share the official website for the Eiffel Tower http://www.tour-eiffel.fr/teiffel/uk/ludique/visite/index.html This site has lots of great information about the tower as well as games for younger children to play. My son had fu...
by missionsmom
Mon May 21, 2007 10:39 pm
Forum: Ideas - Exploring Countries and Cultures
Topic: Weeks 33-34 Antarctica
Replies: 19
Views: 16554

We found a great movie about penguins at the library. It is called March of the Penguins and is narrated by Morgan Freeman. (I believe it was filmed for IMAX movies.) It is a documentary on penguins and how they mate. They "march" for miles inland to lay their egg and the males endure a terrible win...
by missionsmom
Mon May 21, 2007 10:34 pm
Forum: Ideas - Exploring Countries and Cultures
Topic: Weeks 25-26 China
Replies: 26
Views: 21257

A great book

During our study on China we found a book about pandas at the library. It is called Pi-Shu: the little panda by John Butler. This is a story book about a baby panda and his mother. It has great factual information about pandas in this sweet story. The pictures are wonderful as well. I don't know who...
by missionsmom
Thu Mar 22, 2007 8:59 am
Forum: Ideas - Exploring Countries and Cultures
Topic: Weeks 18-20 Kenya
Replies: 58
Views: 37234

webcam at african watering hole

There is a fun link to a live webcamera at an African watering hole on a private game reserve in South Africa. It is a lot of fun to watch. We have seen elephants, giraffes, baboons, warthogs, lots of gazelle and wildebeests, as well as many interesting birds. The best time to check it is early in t...