Resources, Year One
How to Make Charcoal -short video clip/YouTube. This explains the work of a charcoal burner.
Peter Rabbit -site with information about the books, Beatrix Potter and activities
The Route of Odysseus-Labeled map
The Nightingale-Audio from Storynory
Lang's Pink Fairy Book-use this version for "The Snow Queen"
Snow Queen Watercolor Wash This lesson is no longer available. Feel free to substitute a snowflake or winter scene activity if you wish.
Science and Nature Study
Why do honeybees love the hexagon shape? -TedEd-short video clip. Be sure to watch this only after completing the hexagon activity-otherwise it will give away answers meant to be self-discovered.
Interactive Educational Sites: Insects and Bugs Theme
A Childs's History of the World
Notebook Pages File -PDF
CHOW Links and Resources
C4-The Nile River from "The Discovery of King Tut"-PDF
Map of Ancient Egypt This used to read Map of Eurasia, but the link has been replaced.
C20-Map of India
C21-Maps of China-print 2 copies: an unlabeled copy for your student to complete & a labeled copy for a key
C28-The Death of Socrates art study
C29-Alexander and Bucephalus art study
Continent Coloring Pages -7 coloring pages; one for each continent-search words "color the continents"
Landforms Printable-Cut and Paste PDF
Castle Floor Plan -PDF
Compass Rose -PDF
Continents and Oceans of the World -PDF-Use this map to make your Continent Cards
Making Art Fun- free printable pages
NGA: An Eye for Art-Mary Cassatt (PDF)
NGA: An Eye for Art-Edgar Degas (PDF)
Classics for Children-audio CD
Making Music Fun- free printable pages
Carnegie Hall-Listening Adventures- free interactive game for Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra; requires Adobe Flash
Printable Musical Instruments- not fancy by any means, but possibly helpful
A Famous French Composer- short biography of Saint-Saens