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Countries – Mr. Snyder

Using Culture Grams is a great way to begin your research with current and reliable information. CIA — The World Factbook United Nations Statistics Division – Millennium Indicators Background Notes Global Issues That Affect Everyone Country Studies: Area Handbook Series (Library of Congress / Federal Research Division) Index Mundi – Country Facts CPL Kids Pages: [...]

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One great way to find just right books is to find out what other students your age are reading.  There are a number of ways to share your books with other Eagle Readers. Bookcasting – online audio book review Check out other Eagle Readers’ Reviews Vidcasting – digital video book review, there are tons of [...]

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Career Resources for Kids

If you’re looking for online resources to learn about future careers, you might check out these sites: kids.gov This page has a long list of  job descriptions. Click on this site and then look through the list of jobs to find one you’re interested  in. Once you find one, click on it, and you’ll get [...]

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NPR eLibrary  Proquest Don’t forget to cite your source, the Eckstein Library’s citation machine of choice is EasyBib.  Give it a try, it really is EASY!

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Miller/Pilgrim – China

CultureGrams World Edition: The World CIA World Fact Book World Book Online Lonely Planet Articles about the History of China Overview of Chinese History 20th Century Chinese History May 12, 2008 Earthquake in Sichuan, China 2008 Olympics in Beijing, China List of Wikipedia articles about China Other Resources List of dynasties Images of China Artifacts [...]

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Hunger – Ms. Wellehan

What can I do to help? Empty Bowls Ice Cream Event Northwest Harvest Emergency Feeding Program – Seattle/King County Food Lifeline Free Rice Kids Can Make a Difference Read to Feed – Heifer International Earth Kids Important Information World Hunger Education Service Bread for the World CARE Mazon Children’s Alliance Washington State Northwest Harvest Washington [...]

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Global Issues – 6th Grade

We have gathered some electronic resources for you to aid in your research.  Please take a moment to look at these resources.  Don’t forget to ask questions.  Of course, if you would like you can e-mail Ms. Wynkoop (rlwynkoop@seattleschools.org) or Ms. Pierce (jpierce@seattleschools.org).  We would be delighted to do our best to help you outside of [...]

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Eastern Hemisphere – Africa

Regions of Africa Links North Africa (Algeria, Berber, Morocco, Tunisia) West Africa (Ghana, Mali, Songhay) Central Africa (Congo, Lozi, Rwanda, Shona, Zambia, The Great Zimbabwe) East Africa (Abyssinia, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Maasia, Makonde, Merina, Pokot, Somalia, Turkana) Southern Africa (Balobedu, Basotho, Herero, Khoikhoi, Khoisan, Ndebele, San, Swazi, Tswana, Venda, Xhosa, Zulu) Browse through lists of countries [...]

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Here are a couple of links Ms. Stevenson has provided to aid you in your search for Spanish Recipes.  Enjoy! The Food Network All Recipes Epicurious Cooks Recipes

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