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Frogs 

 

Frogs Home - University of Wisconsin Sea Grant - identify 20 different frogs from the Great Lakes region.  Includes interesting quizzes about the frogs, and a cool origami frog project.

Frogland!!! - check out the weird frog facts link.

Frogs - a site sponsored by Exploratorium - a museum of science, art, and human perception.  Second graders will enjoy clicking on Frog Tracker to hear many frogs sounds.

The Frog Pond - pictures and short description of some frogs found in the rain forest.

Frogs vs. Toads

Frog/toad facts

Toad Facts

 

WINTER ANIMALS

 

 

Animals in Winter -

How Animals Survive the Winter
 

Statue of Liberty 

Statue of Liberty - Selected views of the Statue of Liberty from the collections of the Library of Congress.

Statue of Liberty National Monument - basic information about visiting the monument.

English/Spanish

English-Spanish Dictionary - Little Explorer's Picture English/Spanish dictionary with from Enchanted Learning.
 

 

  Folk Tales

PBS Kids - Africa for Kids - includes a Swahili folk tale, make a mask, and pictures of children from 4 schools in Africa.
PBS Kids' Africa - Explore Africa with Anansi - Anansi has a secret treasure map that will guide you through Africa and to untold riches.
OZ Kids - Animal Myths and Legends - several folk tales about animals.
 
 

Social Studies

American Symbols Webquest - a webquest on the symbols of the United States.
Ben's Guide to US government for Kids  - symbols of the United States written for grades K-2. 

Presidents - a list of sites on Presidents by Mrs. Baseley
 

 

Insects

Insect Webquest - Webquest for Small Crawling and Flying Animals from Michael A. Kostek School
An Insect's Perspective - A Science and Literacy WebQuest for Grade 2 designed by Ginger Tyson

Let's Talk about Insects - Basic insect facts from the University of Illinois Extension

Spiders2 - from Pocantico Hills School

Spiders - "hotlist of web sites put together by Mrs. Baseley and Mrs. Fleischman

  Science

Optical Illusions

Foss Science - sicence activities for K-2

 

AUSTRALIAN ANIMALS

Australian Animal Website

Another Australian Animal Website

 

Animal Reports

Snowy Owl

Penguins

Wolf

Boa Constrictors: 

nationalzoo.si.edu/Animals/ReptilesAmphibians/Facts/FactSheets/Boaconstrictor.cfm

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boa_constrictor

 

Photos: travel.mongabay.com/topics/new/boa%20constrictors1.html

 

 

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Holidays

 

Thanksgiving website

Wildflowers

 

gardeninglaunchpad.com/WF.html

freese895.freestarthost.com/list.html

Presidents

President Webquest

White House Information

Abraham Lincoln

George Washington

Spelling

Spelling City

Reindeer Facts

www.life123.com/holidays/christmas/reindeer/what-do-reindeer-eat.shtml

www.life123.com/holidays/christmas/reindeer/reindeer-facts.shtml

www.life123.com/holidays/christmas/reindeer/santas-reindeer.shtml

www.asij.ac.jp/elementary/projects/3-s/webgame/tamaki/title.htm

Polar Internet Scavenger Hunt

Emperor Penguin

Beluga Whales

Last Updated: 1/17/16