WebQuest: The Lemonade War: Wow! This is a terrific Web Quest that keeps students reading as they figure out what to do next. Love this! (Click the links in the left sidebar to find the parts of the webquest.)
7 Books to Read If You Loved 'All the Light We Cannot See'
Anthony Doerr's Pulitzer Prize winning novel, All theLight We Cannot See, was hands down one of our favorite reads in recent years. If you loved the story of two teenagers on opposite sides of World War II whose lives become unexpectedly linked, you’ll love these books, too.
Students will work in partners to complete the Yellow Journalism story of the USS Maine explosion. This is quick & fun Mad Lib style activity is meant to show how inaccurate Yellow Journalism was at the time. My students loved this. I left it in an editable format.Key Words: Spanish American War; Yellow Journalism; USS Maine; American Imperialism
Man o' War died quietly on November 1, 1947 at the age of 30 (his age in this photo). Man o'War was eventually moved to the Kentucky Horse Park, where the original burial site was recreated. More than 50 years after his death, he still attracts thousands of visitors anually. And in the words of Will Harbut, Red's groom, he is still the "mostest hoss."