In this almanac activity, students review a page from an almanac pertaining to tornadoes. Students respond to 5 short answer questions regarding the entry.
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Giddy-up! It's Reference Resource Round-up!
Students choose a question from the 'Wonder' box which is placed on a centralized table. Questions are designed to point students to a particular best reference material such as: an atlas, a dictionary, an encyclopedia, an almanac, the...
5th - 6th Social Studies & History
Reference Resources: Being a Good Detective
Students explore a variety of reference resources while seeking information. atlases, almanacs, dictionaries, encyclopedias, thesauri, and online search engines as well as library card catalogs are utilized in this lesson plan.
4th - 6th English Language Arts
Did You Know? Learning To Use the World Almanac for Kids.
Students examine the World Almanac for Kids and how it can be used as an information source. They study the almanac and its contents and focus on how to use the almanac and most effectively access the information you may be looking for....
3rd - 4th English Language Arts