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.
We read the Bible. The children do their memory verses for the
Together we read our devotional.
In addition, we read "The Book of Virtues" as we see fit! Do
"DK Great Adventure: Tales of Real-Life Adventures Throughout
History" retold by Richard Platt.
Page 76 "The Red Baron" story of Manfred von Richthofen.
DK Phonic book: "Grandma's Garden" by Ruth Thomson.
Use flashcards to learn words that are more difficult.
Word search and crossword activities.
Who said school had to be boring? Let us have fun and learn at
the same time!
Write up/summary about "The Red Baron."
"DK I Love Spelling!" CD-ROM
sentences from any of the materials being used for this unit.
Cuisenaire Rods - Miquon - Alpha Omega
Play the "Rummikub" game.
"DK Eyewitness History of the World 2.0" CD-ROM
Find events relating to aviation and people studied so far.
"DK Geography of the World"
"DK My First Atlas"
"DK Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia"
"DK Picturepedia: People and Places"
Worksheet activities. Learn how to use a wristwatch as a compass.
"DK Jobs People Do" pages 4 and 17
In relations to aviation, what types of jobs are associated with
Open-ended questions leading to discussions.
"DK Nature 2.0" CD-ROM. Amphibians, reptiles and birds
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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