Natural DisastersReady.Gov - A government website that gives you the latest information on natural disasters
National Geographic - A national geographic website that focuses on natural disasters
Fact Monster - A great website that provides information on many topics including Natural Disasters
Emergency Preparedness and Response - A great place to go to find out how to prepare for natural disasters
EPA Natural Disaster Website - This is an excellent resource about natural disasters that is provided by the Environmental Protection Agency
Immigration Primary Sources - A great place to find primary images of people during the immigration period.
Welcome to Immigration - Scholastic's interactive tour of Ellis Island from a Polish boy's perspective.
BrainPOP: Immigration: In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby discuss the movement of people from other countries into the United States.
From Ellis Island to Orchard Street: A wonderful interactive site helping students learn about what immigrants went through: leaving their native country, sailing across the ocean, going through the process at Ellis Island, moving into a neighborhood, and living in a tenement building.FAQ's about Immigration: The Who, Why, and When of immigration in a question/answer format. Simple, straightforward, and to the point!
Tour of Ellis Island: Get a virtual personal tour of the famous Ellis Island. (Video is 30 mins)
Image Detective: Do you love mysteries? This is a great opportunity for students to use their inferring skills to figure out what is going on in this picture.
GenresMindmeister Class Brainstorm - A mind mapping tool - great for brainstorming!
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What Really Happened to Humpty