social studies

The Mayflower Study and Art Project: step by step directions from waddleeahchaac.om

Week at a Glance: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: $25.00 Amazon Gift Card! The Mayflower Oil Pastel Resist Art Thanksgiving and The Mayflower Recommended Books for Kids Research links Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: $25.00 Amazon Gift Card! As we walked into a store last night Miss Engima proclaimed, “What is wrong with these people? […]

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Play The Travel Game with Your Kids and Learn Geography along the way - from waddleeahchaa.com

Week at a Glance: Books for Kids GIVEAWAY: He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands by Kadir Nelson The Travel Game by John Grandits How to Play the Travel Game Travel Game Story Telling The Great Global Puzzle Challenge by Clive Gifford The Travel Game Resources The Travel Game for Kids The Travel Game […]

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Geography for Kids - Cultures & My Family Tree Projects from waddleeahchaa.com

Week at a Glance: Books for Kids GIVEAWAY: He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands by Kadir Nelson Who We Are – Our Culture Culture Is Our Way of Life Cultures Around the World FREE printable: Getting to Know Our Culture FREE printable: My Family Tree My Family Tree Collage Art Project Books for […]

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Geography Landforms for Kids with lessons, activities, FREE printables and resources from waddleeahchaa.com

Week at a Glance: Books for Kids GIVEAWAY: Geography From A to Z by Jack Knowlton Introduction to Landforms Landforms FREE printable book link Landforms Book Project Books for Kids GIVEAWAY: Geography From A to Z by Jack Knowlton Why we love this book: This is one geography resource book that every classroom and homeschool […]

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Week at a Glance: Books for Kids GIVEAWAY: Maze Ways by Roxie Munro What is a Map / Cartography Physical Maps, Political Maps, Thematic Maps How to Read a Map: symbols, key, legend, scale Mapping Activity: Draw a Map of Your Room to Scale Books for Kids GIVEAWAY: Maze Ways by Roxie Munro Why we […]

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Geography for Kids - Earth The Blue Planet Collage from waddleeahchaa.com

Week at a Glance Books for Kids GIVEAWAY: On Earth by G. Brain Karas Geography for Kids Lesson 2: What is Our Place in Outer Space Geography Lesson 2 – Activity 3 Earth The Blue Planet Collage Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: On Earth by G. Brain Karas Why we love this book: We are […]

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Geography for Kids Lesson 2 - What is our Place in Outer Space? from waddleeahchaa.com

Week at a Glance: Books for Kids GIVEAWAY: Comets, Stars, the Moon and Mars by Douglas Florian Geography Lesson 2: What is Our Place in Outer Space? Activity Concepts What is our Place in the Universe? What is a Galaxy? What is the Milky Way? Geography Lesson 2 – Activity 1 Splatter Paint Galaxy Mixed […]

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Week at a Glance: Books for Kids GIVEAWAY: Flute’s Journey by Lynne Cherry Geography for Kids Lesson # 1: What is Geography? What is Geography? Activity # 3: Animal Habitats for Kids Animal Habitats Art Project: Oil Pastel and Water Color Resist Geography Migration of Animals Books for Kids GIVEAWAY: Flute’s Journey by Lynne Cherry […]

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Week at a Glance: Geography for Kids Geography Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: I See a Kookaburra by Steve Jenkins & Robin Page Geography Lesson #1: What is Geography? Geography Concept: Habitats Around the World Geography Activity: Habitats Oil Pastel Resist Art Geography / Habitats Book Recommendations Geography Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: I See […]

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Geography Theme Study with Lessons, Activities and Resources from waddleeahchaa.com

Week at a Glance: Geography Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: You Pick This Week! Book of the Week: A Child’s Introduction to The World by Heather Alexander Geography Theme Study Introduction Geography Lesson 1: What is Geography? Activity: Create a Geography Notebook with an Illustrated Cover Geography Book Recommendations Geography for Kids: An Extended Theme […]

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The Story of Baby Jesus: FREE printable book from waddleeahchaa.com

Week at a Glance: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Tomie dePaloa’s Book of Bible Stories Writing the Story of Baby Jesus with Children “The Story of Baby Jesus” FREE printable book (blank version) “The Story of Baby Jesus” FREE printable book  (illustrated version) Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Tomie dePaloa’s Book of Bible Stories Why […]

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Thanksgiving Activities for Kids: Eats, Treats, Crafts and Learning

Week at a Glance: Book of the Week: The Mayflower and The Pilgrims’ New World by Nathaniel Philbrick Thanksgiving History Thanksgiving Activities, Art, Crafts and FREE printables Thanksgiving Treats Thanksgiving Books   Book of the Week: The Mayflower and The Pilgrims’ New World by Nathaniel Philbrick Why we love this book: Nathaniel Philbrick has taken […]

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Thanksgiving

Week at a Glance Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Thanksgiving is for Giving Thanks by Margaret Sutherland Brainstorming: Compare and Contrast the Pilgrims Lives to Ours Brainstorming: I am thankful for ____________ FREE printable book: I Am Thankful FREE printable sentence puzzles: I Am Thankful Poetry Writing: I Am Thankful Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: […]

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Fall Theme Activities, FREE printables and Great Fall Books from waddleeahchaa.com

Week at a Glance Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Two Book Fall GIVEAWAY! The Fox and the Falling Leaves by Julia Rawlinson Leaves by David Ezra Stein Fall Theme Activities Leaves . . . Activities & FREE printables Pumpkins . . . Activities & FREE printables Cooking with kids . . . FREE printable recipe […]

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10 Biographies for Children from waddleeahchaa.com

Week at a Glance Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Bull’s-Eye A Photobiography of Anne Oakley by Sue Macy writing a bio poem with kids FREE printable bio poem outline more great biographies for kids continued from last week Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Bull’s-Eye A Photobiography of Anne Oakley by Sue Macy Why we love […]

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10 Biographies for Children from waddleeahchaa.com

Week at a Glance Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau by Dan Yaccarino Biographies for Children Using Biographies to Inspire Journal Writing Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau by Dan Yaccarino Why we love this book: I grew-up watching Jacques Cousteau on PBS […]

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Week at a Glance Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Big George by Anne Rockwell 4th of July Activities for Kids American History FREE printables American Patriotic Songs 4th of July Cupcakes and Treats Recommended Books List Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Big George by Anne Rockwell Why we love this book: This past school year […]

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With Thanksgiving quickly approaching, we have a few resources, learning activities and some just-for-fun activities to share . . . Have you read Mayflower by Nathaniel Philbrick? This book has taken me way beyond my knowledge of the stereotypical story of the Pilgrims and their first Thanksgiving with the Indians. Philbrick has written a totally […]

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Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Norman Rockwell You’re a Grand Old Flag Lyrics by George M. Cohan Why we love this book: Next week, our country will exhibit its patriotic pride by heading to the poles to peacefully elect a president for the next four years. What illustrates American life and patriotism better than the […]

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Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: ANNO’S U.S.A. by Mitsumasa Anno Why we love this book: This picture book takes an interesting look at American History. The story begins as a traveler departs from Hawaii, first landing in San Francisco. The book uniquely moves from West to East and backward through time. Join world famous artists […]

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Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: The Art of Freedom by Bob Raczka Why we love this book: The Cover of this book and the title “The Art of Freedom” immediately captured my attention! You know how we value artistic expression here at waddlee-ah-chaa. As I turned the pages of this beautiful book, I knew I […]

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