*WEBSITES AND LINKS FOR OUR UNIT:


FACTS ABOUT BARBARA REID
http://www.barbarareid.ca/
- Barbara Reid’s website

Author Barbara Reid - Scholastic (all about Barbara Reid including videos)



A couple of online activities about Canada (the country that Barbara Reid is from)!
http://www.yourchildlearns.com/mappuzzle/canada-puzzle.html
- Canada puzzle – drag the provinces and territories into place

http://www.scholastic.ca/titles/canadacloseup_provinces/game/
- Canada puzzle – drag the provinces and territories into place and click to learn more about them!



cow.jpgTHE NEW BABY CALF
http://kidsfront.com/animals-male-female-name.html
- animal names – adult male and female


http://kidsfront.com/animals/baby-match/
- animal names – adult and baby (online activity)


bird.jpgHAVE YOU SEEN BIRDS?
http://tinyurl.com/27wpdz4
- link to baby robins nesting



Happy_New_Year.pngTHE PARTY
http://www.thinkpinkalicious.com/games/cupcake
- decorate a cupcake online

http://pbskids.org/buster/games/dreamon/index.html
- help Buster make treats by gathering the ingredients and beating the clock – find out which ‘culture’ they’re from (guacomole – Mexico, fried plantains – Cuba…)

Snowperson.pngTHE PERFECT SNOW
http://www.scholastic.ca/authors/reid_b/
- book trailer for Perfect Snow – 45 sec.; Barbara Reid talks about the making of Perfect Snow – 3:00 min.); author info

http://www.its.caltech.edu/~atomic/snowcrystals/photos/photos.htm
- snow crystal photos

Check out the KidLinks - Holiday & Celebration page of this wiki...scroll down to Winter for lots of 'snowy' online games and activities!


Computer.pngOTHER LINKS

https://ibl-mrsgibson-wayoata.wikispaces.com/
- Mrs. Gibson’s wiki (website)


http://wonderopolis.org/wonder/how-are-books-made/
- learn how to make flip books and others as well as the history of books

*OTHER ACTIVITIES