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Archive for January 25, 2013

England – Country Study


Next week we will begin our study of England! 🙂 Not the UK, just England. We will study the others by themselves. 😉

Here is a list of resources that we plan on using.

 

 

Little Passports – I just LOOOOOVE these kits!!!  They also have a states version that I have been meaning to sign up for.

 

Books

 

Paddington

Paddington

 

Maps to Color and Learn - Europe

Maps to Color & Learn – Europe

 

EYEWITNESS ATLAS OF THE WORLD

The Eyewitness Atlas of the World

 

 

The Kingfisher Young People's Atlas of the World

The Kingfisher Young People’s Atlas of the World

 

 

A Child's History of England

A Child’s History of England – Free for Kindle!

 

 

A Little Princess [with Biographical Introduction]

A Little Princess – 99 cents for Kindle

 

 

Castle (DK Eyewitness Books)

DK Eyewitness Castle

 

 

A Picture Book of Florence Nightingale (Picture Book Biography)

A Picture Book of Florence Nightingale

 

Simon & Barklee in England

Simon and Barklee in England

 

This is London

This Is London 

 

 

Madeline in London

Madeline in London

 

 

The Worldwide Adventures of Winston and Churchill: Book One, Europe

The Worldwide Adventures of Winston and Churchill – Book 1 – Europe

 

 

Printables – (lapbooks, unit studies, notebooking, paper crafts, maps, coloring pages, etc.)

Amanda Bennett Passport United Kingdom – although we will just be using the portion specific for England – On sale for $5 right now!

England Country Study Lapbook from Homeschool Share 

DLTK-Kids – paper crafts, coloring pages, worksheets, craft ideas

Crayola.com

National Geographic Kids

Coloring.ws 

Activity Village – British Wildlife and London Theme

Squidoo Choose a Country lens

England Picture Activity Cards – $3

 

 

 

Online Resources

YouTube – Castles 

Kids Ask Questions About England

TIME for Kids – All About England

Project Britain

Frenchfrog’s Little English Pond

 

 

Crafts

Using papier mache for map making from – Angelic Scalliwags

Activity Village – crafts

Making Friends

 

 

I hope this gives you a good starting point for learning about England!! 🙂

 

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