This is a breakdown of what we are
doing with this unit.
My children are 7 years old and 10
years old. I was a Dorling Kindersley Distributor and
use many DK books and DK CD-ROMs with
Pick as many activities as you want.
Do them all or only a few of them! If need be,
adjust each activities to the level of
Internet resources may be used at
anytime as needed!
Note: If you do not have any
of the books mentioned...
what you have on hand or go to the library.
the Bible. The children do their memory verses for the quizzing team.
Together we read our devotional. In addition, we read "The Book of Virtues" as
we see fit!
Great Adventure: Tales of Real-Life Adventures Throughout History" retold by
78 "Flying Nonstop To Paris" story of Charles Lindbergh.
Phonic book: "Grandma's Garden" by Ruth Thomson.
sentences from the book and be able to read all the words.
definitions: use dictionary and find meaning of those words.
Love Spelling!" CD-ROM
five sentences from "Scholastic Newspaper."
Cuisenaire Rods - Miquon - Alpha Omega
History of the World"
Visual Timeline of the 20th Century"
Visual Timeline of Inventions"
Guinness book of Records 1996"
Timetables of History" by Simon & Schuster.
more stories about aviation.
you think about aviation? Have open-ended discussions.
Geography of the World"
Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia"
Picturepedia: People and Places"
That State" board game.
the board game.
Pennsylvania map worksheet activities.
books to locate appropriate areas.
Way Things Work" CD-ROM. Look up flying, planes, aviation...
First French Word Book"
use tapes and books. Listen to French songs.
First Encyclopedia" page 70-71
else can you find out about transportation? Use other resources if needed.
Amelia, The Celebrity
The Early Years
Amelia by a third grader
Amelia the American Hope
The Vega Picture
Amelia by Ryan
Amelia by Michael
Official site of Amelia
Amelia AE Info
Famous Firsts in aviation
Flights of Inspiration
Unit written by
Lara using the Internet and other
True Light Academy.
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