Thursday, April 17, 2014

Latin America

Latin America

The next region of the world we are going to study is Latin America!

Before we start studying about this part of the world it will be good for us to learn the names of the countries in Latin America

Latin America is made up of South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. 

Use the links below to learn where the countries are located. When you get to the website you are to study the countries and begin with Level L.

Latin American Websites

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

SSR Survey

Please click on the link below and take 
a SSR Survey for Ms.Nelson


Click Here ---> SSR Survey


When you are finished you can play games online until it's time to go. 

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Current Event

Current Event

Today when you will use the link below to find two current events. Once you found a current event, on a sheet of paper, you will tell me...

  1. The Title
  2. The Author
  3. Location
  4. Paragraph describing the article and the main points
  5. Why you chose this article?



When you have completed your current event you can watch the following videos about the Suez Canal. Or you can play a game off of the Social Studies Blog.

Monday, April 7, 2014

Kenya - People and Places

Kenya - People and Places    


Today you will use the link below to learn more about the country of Kenya.  

Click Here ---> Kenya People and Places


"Lucy" returns home after a journey to the United States.

African Map Games

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Current Event & Suez Canal

Current Event & Suez Canal

Today when you will use the link below to find a current event. Once you found a current event, on a half sheet of paper, you will tell me...

  1. The Title
  2. The Author
  3. Location
  4. 5 Facts
  5. Why you chose this article?

When you have completed your current event you can watch the following videos about the Suez Canal. Or you can play a game off of the Social Studies Blog.

Video 1 - Modern Marvels
Click HERE to watch the Suez Canal on Modern Marvels

Video 2 - Timelapse Video - Traveling Down the Suez Canal


Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Link for March Madness Blog

Here's the link to the March Madness Blog if you would like to take a look.
Click Here ---> FMS March Madness Blog