We wanted to know a little bit more about
So I created this unit study and pulled out
some resources from the Internet.
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Lara, for more info about this unit
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OUR OWN RESOURCES:
*The Bible... God's Holy Word!
*L.A.M.P Unit Study.
I use this to help me with resources. I use
the worksheets included
in the manual.
*DK material: I used to be a DK distributor
and have a lot of DK books.
You can use any books available to you.
*DK Nature 2.0 CD-ROM to study some animals.
*DK Geography of the World to locate areas
and compare them.
*DK Science of the World more research on
frogs and amphibians.
*DK History of the World to find out what
place at a specific time.
Book and CD.
*DK Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia
covers all topics.
*Great Women in American History by Rebecca
This book covers many women and it has a
simple biography about them.
*Considering God's Creation: A creative
biblical approach to natural science.
*We also added some other books we have in
our home library.
Such as some short stories, poems, fables...
The children did some copy work and
dictation taken from the
They also did some grammar using those same
For example, underlining the verbs, circle
To this, we added a summary of what they
They could do it orally or they could write
it as a report.
Also, they learned about poetry and did some
using their own worksheets and/or workbooks.
Since this unit is a history unit, the
children did many
in-depth researches and copy work.
5 Five Point
Betsy & her Flag
Make your own wordsearch
Locate area Betsy came from. Research that
What is known about the place?
Who else came from there? How is it now?
Also, this was tied in with our amphibian
The children needed to locate specific areas
and learn about them.
The children use Miquon & Cuisenaire Rods
and Alpha & Omega.
Some math concepts were introduced during
our unit study using
every day activities.
We did a study on amphibians as a science
project. Go to
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